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EQC whistleblogger no hero

EQC whistleblogger 'no hero'

Friday, 12 April 2013 5:52 p.m. by Media3News Popular

The Earthquake Commission has gone back to a judge over an injunction which has been ignored by a blogger.

Government defends Housing NZ payout

Government defends Housing NZ payout

Friday, 12 April 2013 5:21 p.m. by MediaThePress

Housing New Zealand (HNZ) has settled the largest single insurance payout in New Zealand history, but the Government is defending the fact it did not get more.

Canterbury housing repair timeframe reduced

Canterbury housing repair timeframe reduced

Friday, 12 April 2013 4:40 p.m. by MediaHerald

Housing New Zealand has reduced the timeframe for dealing with more than 5500 state homes damaged in the Canterbury earthquake after the approval of a $320 million insurance payout.Housing Minister Nick Smith said the repair and...

Day 778 - The misadventures of EQC

Day 778 - The misadventures of EQC

Friday, 12 April 2013 4:36 p.m. by addingtonaction



Korimiko Crescent, Diamond Harbour

Korimiko Crescent, Diamond Harbour

Friday, 12 April 2013 2:50 p.m. by FletcherEQR Popular

What our information breach means

What our information breach means

Friday, 12 April 2013 2:39 p.m. by GovtEQC Featured Popular

Housing NZ settles quake claims

Housing NZ settles quake claims

Friday, 12 April 2013 2:37 p.m. by Media3News

Housing New Zealand has settled its insurance claim over 5559 earthquake damaged houses in Canterbury.

Tourism industry welcomes return of Topdeck

Tourism industry welcomes return of Topdeck

Friday, 12 April 2013 12:38 p.m. by TourismChCh Popular

 

Apr 12: Giraffing Around

Apr 12: Giraffing Around

Friday, 12 April 2013 12:31 p.m. by GapFiller

 

Giraffing Around

Giraffing Around

Friday, 12 April 2013 12:31 p.m. by GapFiller

Tess Sheerin has finished her mural ‘Giraffing Around’ which is the second drawing from her ‘Creature Collective’ series, following on from ‘The Hope Bear’ (on the corner of Riccarton Road and Rotherham Street).   Tess says of her giant work ‘We have the potential to evolve into a unique, vibrant and creative city and I […]

Apr 11, 2013: Giraffing Around, 8 Liverpool St.

Apr 11, 2013: Giraffing Around, 8 Liverpool St.

Friday, 12 April 2013 12:31 p.m. by GapFiller

Giraffing Around was Tess Sheerin’s second mural in her ‘Creature Collective’ series, following on from ‘The Hope Bear’ (on the corner of Riccarton Road and Rotherham Street). Tess says of her giant work ‘We have the potential to evolve into a unique, vibrant and creative city and I feel that the unusual projects that have […]

Christchurch – A Congested City?

Christchurch – A Congested City?

Friday, 12 April 2013 9:27 a.m. by Transport4chch

 

CERA website - what do you think of it?

CERA website - what do you think of it?

Friday, 12 April 2013 7:14 a.m. by avonsidechch

 

Raising a spiritual home for Christchurch

Raising a spiritual home for Christchurch

Friday, 12 April 2013 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

A 14.5-tonne framed window will be fitted into Christchurch's transitional cathedral next week.

Nation races to help autistic brothers

Nation races to help autistic brothers

Friday, 12 April 2013 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

When the elderly mother of autistic middle-aged sons called out for help, Christchurch and New Zealand answered.

Council critics lash out while mayors away

Council critics lash out while mayor's away

Friday, 12 April 2013 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

A fiery attack on out-of-town mayor Bob Parker's leadership style has shattered the uneasy truce among Christchurch City councillors and exposed the deep rifts that still exist between some of the elected members.

Raising a spiritual home for Christchurch

Raising a spiritual home for Christchurch

Friday, 12 April 2013 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

 

House sales take off as median rises 8.4pc

House sales take off as median rises 8.4pc

Friday, 12 April 2013 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

House prices in Christchurch and Canterbury-Westland have again set records, and homes are selling faster than at any time in the last six years.

Councils struggle with building consents

Councils struggle with building consents

Friday, 12 April 2013 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

 

Statement From Rebuild Christchurch on EQC Truths Leaked info on www.rebuildchristchurch.co.nz

Statement From Rebuild Christchurch on EQC Truths Leaked info on www.rebuildchristchurch.co.nz

Thursday, 11 April 2013 11:46 p.m. by RebuildChristchurch Featured Popular

Tonight EQC Truths has released publicly on an open website platform a downloadable version of the EQC spreadsheet that has details of 67,000 claiments and this includes details of addresses and other Private information. 

The Next Damning Revelation is Coming Soon!

The Next Damning Revelation is Coming Soon!

Thursday, 11 April 2013 11:38 p.m. by EQCTruths Popular

 

Rights around rebuild

Rights around rebuild

Thursday, 11 April 2013 10:46 p.m. by stalbanscommunity



Here it Is!

Here it Is!

Thursday, 11 April 2013 6:30 p.m. by EQCTruths Popular

 

Concept Plan of New Centre

Concept Plan of New Centre

Thursday, 11 April 2013 5:48 p.m. by MtPleasantCC

 

Key decisions from todays Council meeting Thursday 11th April 2013

Key decisions from today's Council meeting Thursday 11th April 2013

Thursday, 11 April 2013 5:34 p.m. by GovtCCC Featured Popular

Christchurch City Council met today (Thursday 11 April), with the key decisions made outlined below:

Minister must step up and support Canterbury University

Minister must step up and support Canterbury University

Thursday, 11 April 2013 4:49 p.m. by MeganWoods Popular

 

New workers village for Church Corner

New workers village for Church Corner

Thursday, 11 April 2013 4:01 p.m. by MediaThePress Popular

A Christchurch camping ground is to be converted into a $10 million housing complex for 300 workers and displaced locals, just as a similar scheme is shelved over lack of demand.

Convene South offers chance to promote Christchurch

Convene South offers chance to promote Christchurch

Thursday, 11 April 2013 3:22 p.m. by TourismChCh Popular

 

Collaborate Canterbury - Choosing the right partner

Collaborate Canterbury - Choosing the right partner

Thursday, 11 April 2013 2:22 p.m. by collaboratecanty Popular

 

Lack of decent housing hits university roll

Lack of decent housing hits university roll

Thursday, 11 April 2013 1:49 p.m. by MeganWoods Popular

 

Christchurch rebuild confidence spreading - ANZ

Christchurch rebuild confidence spreading - ANZ

Thursday, 11 April 2013 12:50 p.m. by PRNews Popular

 

Day 777 - materials brought on site for Saturday

Day 777 - materials brought on site for Saturday

Thursday, 11 April 2013 12:30 p.m. by addingtonaction

This morning another load of 4 scoops of AP20 was brought onto the site at 124 Garlands Rd ready to use on Saturday by the volunteers.

Chch risks becoming a soulless city

Chch risks becoming a 'soulless city'

Thursday, 11 April 2013 10:10 a.m. by MediaThePress

A leading Christchurch landscape architect believes Christchurch is at risk of becoming a ''soulless city''.

Chch risks becoming a soulless city

Chch risks becoming a 'soulless city'

Thursday, 11 April 2013 10:10 a.m. by MediaStuff

A leading Christchurch landscape architect believes Christchurch is at risk of becoming a ''soulless city''.

Live Chat: Warwick Isaacs

Live Chat: Warwick Isaacs

Thursday, 11 April 2013 9:33 a.m. by MediaThePress

 

Te Tohu o Tū Wānanga Taiaha

Te Tohu o Tū Wānanga Taiaha

Thursday, 11 April 2013 9:04 a.m. by stalbanscommunity Popular

Title: Te Tohu o Tū Wānanga TaiahaLink out: Click hereDescription: Taiaha is a traditional Māori weapon and Mau Rākau is the martial art that teaches the use of taiaha. This is an important Māori custom that is vital for us …

Homeowners can use OIA to get EQC info

Homeowners can use OIA to get EQC info

Thursday, 11 April 2013 8:48 a.m. by MediaStuff

Community Centre receives $500,000 from Earthquake Appeal Trust

Community Centre receives $500,000 from Earthquake Appeal Trust

Thursday, 11 April 2013 8:16 a.m. by MtPleasantCC Popular

Yesterday the Christchurch Earthquake Appeal Trust announced that they were donating $500,000 towards the  rebuild of Mt Pleasant Memorial Community Centre.

Site decision deadline call for City Mall

Site decision deadline call for City Mall

Thursday, 11 April 2013 8:11 a.m. by MediaThePress

Christchurch project management firm Apollo Projects wants the Government to set a deadline on property owner decisions for development of the retail precinct in City Mall.

EQC Truths and the Court injunction

EQC Truths and the Court injunction

Thursday, 11 April 2013 7:36 a.m. by avonsidechch Popular

 

Residents discuss Christ Church Cathedral options

Residents discuss Christ Church Cathedral options

Thursday, 11 April 2013 7:13 a.m. by MediaHerald

More than 200 people attended last night's public forum on options to replace the damaged Christ Church Cathedral.

Owners slam rebuild delays, costs

Owners slam rebuild delays, costs

Thursday, 11 April 2013 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

A number of central Christchurch property owners have slammed the city's rebuild authority, saying "excessive control" has driven out investment.

Update on Information Release

Update on Information Release

Wednesday, 10 April 2013 10:32 p.m. by EQCTruths Popular

 

Day 776 - AP 20 laid in trench

Day 776 - AP 20 laid in trench

Wednesday, 10 April 2013 7:37 p.m. by addingtonaction

This afternoon a trailer load of AP20 (a kind of sharp gravel) was shoveled into the 18m sewer line trench ready for the plate compactor on Saturday.

Day 776 - another busy day at the cop-op

Day 776 - another busy day at the cop-op

Wednesday, 10 April 2013 7:22 p.m. by addingtonaction


Day 776 - Corey Edwards joins assessment team

Day 776 - Corey Edwards joins assessment team

Wednesday, 10 April 2013 5:50 p.m. by addingtonaction

Corey Edwards has joined Addington Action's assessment subcommittee to visit and prioritise uninsured people for free repairs in South Christchurch.

Corey is the rep of Salvation Army Sydenham on the Addington Action committee.

Corey will be asisting Dianne Fitzgerald who is in charge.

HIVE  well worth a visit!

HIVE well worth a visit!

Wednesday, 10 April 2013 4:39 p.m. by NickyWagner

 

EQC Truths Intends to Release All Information within 24

EQC Truths Intends to Release All Information within 24

Wednesday, 10 April 2013 4:01 p.m. by ChristchurchFiasco Popular

Reblogged from EQC Truths: EQC Truths Intends to Release All Information within 24 Hours     First, I wish to thank everyone for their unwavering support.  I have received hundreds of e-mails from ordinary people in Christchurch along with donations …

Lack of accommodation a major constraint to the rebuild

Lack of accommodation a major constraint to the rebuild

Wednesday, 10 April 2013 3:41 p.m. by CanterburyUniversity Popular

 

Durham St update SCIRT work sites

Durham St update SCIRT work sites

Wednesday, 10 April 2013 7:38 a.m. by Transport4chch

 

EQC Truths Intends to Release All Information within 24

EQC Truths Intends to Release All Information within 24

Tuesday, 9 April 2013 9:01 p.m. by EQCTruths Popular

EQC Truths Intends to Release All Information within 24 Hours  

Gerry Brownlee at sea over breaches at EQC

Gerry Brownlee at sea over breaches at EQC

Tuesday, 9 April 2013 8:22 p.m. by LianneDalziel Popular

 

Apr 9: COMING SOON: Gap Filler’s central city-wide mini-golf course!

Apr 9: COMING SOON: Gap Filler’s central city-wide mini-golf course!

Tuesday, 9 April 2013 5:37 p.m. by GapFiller Popular

A world-first?    

Judge halts release of EQC email

Judge halts release of EQC email

Tuesday, 9 April 2013 5:01 p.m. by MediaStuff

EQC information, in the hands of an anonymous blogger has to stay under wraps, a High Court judge has ordered.

Ferrymead Bridge replacement progressing well

Ferrymead Bridge replacement progressing well

Tuesday, 9 April 2013 4:40 p.m. by GovtCCC Popular

The Ferrymead Bridge replacement project is on schedule with the demolition of the existing bridge expected to be complete before the end of April 2013.

Ferrymead Bridge replacement progressing well

Ferrymead Bridge replacement progressing well

Tuesday, 9 April 2013 3:27 p.m. by Transport4chch

With the ‘nibbler’ cranes completing the final demolition of the existing bridge, the next part of the work is the pile removal. This is a delicate operation, as the removal process takes place under water. Once the older piles are …

IAG CANTERBURY RECOVERY UPDATE 9 April 2013

IAG CANTERBURY RECOVERY UPDATE 9 April 2013

Tuesday, 9 April 2013 2:27 p.m. by IAGinsurance Featured Popular