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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

Sept 23 : Knit Happens

Sept 23 : Knit Happens

Tuesday, 9 April 2013 12:41 p.m. by GapFiller Popular

 

Sept 23, 2012: Knit Happens, Cnr Lichfield and Madras St.

Sept 23, 2012: Knit Happens, Cnr Lichfield and Madras St.

Tuesday, 9 April 2013 12:41 p.m. by GapFiller

Knit Happens was an art installation on the corner of Lichfield St and Madras St.  Local artist, Jen McBride created Knit Happens using a stitch stencil. The wall was covered with a pattern reminiscent of a jersey your Nana might have made you, bringing a touch of colour and joy to a condemned building in […]

Hearing for leaked EQC details

Hearing for leaked EQC details

Tuesday, 9 April 2013 10:29 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

The Earthquake Commission (EQC) will this afternoon pursue a court bid to shut down further leaks of an email containing details of 83,000 Christchurch homeowners.

Moves under way for return to CBD

Moves under way for return to CBD

Tuesday, 9 April 2013 7:56 a.m. by MediaStuff

Work on new offices for public servants in central Christchurch will start in 2014 at the earliest, with the Government looking for short-term rental space to tide it over.

Arrow on target for construction

Arrow on target for construction

Tuesday, 9 April 2013 7:51 a.m. by MediaThePress

 

New glass building for Skope

New glass building for Skope

Tuesday, 9 April 2013 7:43 a.m. by MediaStuff

Christchurch patricians the Stewart family have unveiled an engineered timber and glass design that will replace the quake-damaged Princess St office of its business Skope Industries.

Church leaders ruled in wrong over payout

Church leaders ruled in wrong over payout

Tuesday, 9 April 2013 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

 

Buckle in for a snail-paced ride to work

Buckle in for a snail-paced ride to work

Tuesday, 9 April 2013 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

 

Church leaders ruled in wrong over payout

Church leaders ruled in wrong over payout

Tuesday, 9 April 2013 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

Anglican leaders cannot spend insurance money from the Christ Church Cathedral on the new cardboard cathedral, a judge has confirmed.

Buckle in for a snail-paced ride to work

Buckle in for a snail-paced ride to work

Tuesday, 9 April 2013 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

Commuters in Christchurch's city centre could be faced with weeks of congestion because of major roadworks.

Christchurch rebuild about to get visible - Arrow

Christchurch rebuild 'about to get visible' - Arrow

Tuesday, 9 April 2013 12:34 a.m. by MediaStuff

Invisible design work being done in the quake-damaged city centre will soon turn into much more visible construction projects and jobs, says a Christchurch-based director of project manager Arrow International.

EQ insurers upped offer after appeal dropped

EQ insurers upped offer after appeal dropped

Tuesday, 9 April 2013 12:30 a.m. by MediaStuff

A recent legal win, trumpeted by Crown-owned insurer Southern Response as evidence of its "no concessions" policy, was influenced by a "substantially increased" cash payout.

Contact Details for Ian Simpson

Contact Details for Ian Simpson

Monday, 8 April 2013 11:03 p.m. by EQCTruths Popular

 

Press Release Regarding the High Court Ruling

Press Release Regarding the High Court Ruling

Monday, 8 April 2013 10:45 p.m. by EQCTruths Popular

 

Red Zone court decision–the view of the Insurance Council

Red Zone court decision–the view of the Insurance Council

Monday, 8 April 2013 9:05 p.m. by avonsidechch Popular

 

EQC gags pair on leaked quake data

EQC gags pair on leaked quake data

Monday, 8 April 2013 9:04 p.m. by Media3News

EQC says it has an interim injunction stopping two parties releasing any further leaked information

Youth action in Papanui

Youth action in Papanui

Monday, 8 April 2013 8:06 p.m. by stalbanscommunity

 

Workshops to cope with loss and possibilities

Workshops to cope with loss and possibilities

Monday, 8 April 2013 6:43 p.m. by stalbanscommunity

Workshops are being run Christchurch in April and May to assist individuals and organisations to cope with the longer term mental health consequences of the earthquakes. The Mental Health Education and Resource Centre (MHERC) and the University of Canterbury (UC) …

Residents desperate for EQC data

Residents desperate for EQC data

Monday, 8 April 2013 5:44 p.m. by Media3News Popular

The High Court confirmed an order preventing any further release of information from a confidential EQC spread sheet.

New Majestic church to open 2016

New Majestic church to open 2016

Monday, 8 April 2013 5:09 p.m. by MediaThePress

The site of the historic Cranmer Court building has been sold to the Majestic Church for $10 million.

Apr 8: The Transitional City Audio Tour

Apr 8: The Transitional City Audio Tour

Monday, 8 April 2013 4:19 p.m. by GapFiller

 

Greater Christchurch Recovery Update - Issue 20 (April 2013)

Greater Christchurch Recovery Update - Issue 20 (April 2013)

Monday, 8 April 2013 4:10 p.m. by GovtCera Popular

 

Day 774 - PIM 2 submitted

Day 774 - PIM 2 submitted

Monday, 8 April 2013 3:51 p.m. by addingtonaction

Wish Addington Action luck.

Halt to leaked EQC details

Halt to leaked EQC details

Monday, 8 April 2013 3:36 p.m. by MediaStuff

The Earthquake Commission (EQC) has been granted an interim injunction from the High Court preventing further distribution of information from a leaked email.

Queues for leaked EQC details

Queues for leaked EQC details

Monday, 8 April 2013 1:09 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Christchurch residents have streamed into the office of Earthquake Services seeking information from a leaked Earthquake Commission email.

Claim details available in 2nd EQC leak

Claim details available in 2nd EQC leak

Monday, 8 April 2013 12:34 p.m. by Media3News Popular

EQC is being accused of another privacy breach, and this time the man who received the information plans to release it.

Christchurch West Melton ZIP endorsed by Environment Canterbury

Christchurch West Melton ZIP endorsed by Environment Canterbury

Monday, 8 April 2013 11:36 a.m. by GovtECAN Popular

 

Study is impetus to get Chch moving

Study is impetus to get Chch moving

Monday, 8 April 2013 11:34 a.m. by MeganWoods Popular

 

Tenants panic as buy-ups take away workplaces

Tenants panic as buy-ups take away workplaces

Monday, 8 April 2013 8:18 a.m. by MediaThePress

Businesses being evicted to make way for Christchurch's new metro sports precinct fear having to shut their doors and shed staff as they struggle to find new premises.

Post-quake shake-up in participation

Post-quake shake-up in participation

Monday, 8 April 2013 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

Children's sports teams have quadrupled in number in Christchurch's eastern suburbs since the earthquakes.

Fences, pools cop big insurance excesses

Fences, pools cop big insurance excesses

Monday, 8 April 2013 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

Insurers are imposing tough new $5000 excesses for some structures on residential properties which will save them millions of dollars in the next big natural disaster.

Buyer needed to save restoration bid

Buyer needed to save restoration bid

Monday, 8 April 2013 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

Christchurch's oldest stone church may yet face demolition after a restoration bid fell through due to lack of investor interest.

City gyms fate stuck on a treadmill

City gym's fate stuck on a treadmill

Monday, 8 April 2013 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

Les Mills was staying, then it was going, and now it looks like it might stay again.

Wave of vandalism strikes contractors

Wave of vandalism strikes contractors

Monday, 8 April 2013 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

Arson attacks, stolen machinery, thefts and tagging - welcome to what Canterbury demolition companies face almost every week.

Demo contractor in ECan waste probe

Demo contractor in ECan waste probe

Monday, 8 April 2013 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

Environment Canterbury is investigating a Christchurch contractor for allegedly burying demolition waste on 13 cleared residential sections.

Post-quake shake-up in participation

Post-quake shake-up in participation

Monday, 8 April 2013 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

Children's sports teams have quadrupled in number in Christchurch's eastern suburbs since the earthquakes.

Buyer needed to save restoration bid

Buyer needed to save restoration bid

Monday, 8 April 2013 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

Christchurch's oldest stone church may yet face demolition after a restoration bid fell through due to lack of investor interest.

Access given to leaked EQC case files

Access given to leaked EQC case files

Monday, 8 April 2013 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

The Earthquake Commission's data security troubles have taken a new twist with revelations private information relating to earthquake-damaged homes has been leaked to a former employee who is prepared to release details of individual cases.

Wave of vandalism strikes contractors

Wave of vandalism strikes contractors

Monday, 8 April 2013 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

Arson attacks, stolen machinery, thefts and tagging - welcome to what Canterbury demolition companies face almost every week.

Demo contractor in ECan waste probe

Demo contractor in ECan waste probe

Monday, 8 April 2013 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

Environment Canterbury is investigating a Christchurch contractor for allegedly burying demolition waste on 13 cleared residential sections.

Update

Update

Monday, 8 April 2013 12:15 a.m. by EQCTruths Popular

I took a day off for a much-needed respite and I returned to find my Hushmail inbox full.  Unfortunately, Hushmail provides very little storage, so many e-mails likely bounced.    If your e-mail bounced, please try to resend it.  However, please try to minimise the size of your documents to minimise the possibility that my [...]

Deadline for contributions to next St Albans News

Deadline for contributions to next St Albans News

Sunday, 7 April 2013 9:49 p.m. by stalbanscommunity

The deadline for the next edition of St Albans News is April 21. Please send your news, stories and community notices to news@stalbans.gen.nz. This issue will cover the period from May 5 to June 30. The St Albans News (StAN) …

Community discussion: boundaries of St Albans

Community discussion: boundaries of St Albans

Sunday, 7 April 2013 9:15 p.m. by stalbanscommunity

Location: Mairehau Library, 42 Kensington Ave, St Albans. Time: 7-8pm April 9 Description: The discussion this month focuses on the boundaries of St Albans. The historic suburb of St Albans had its boundaries defined in 1856 in the Black Maps. …

Day 773 - access road regraded

Day 773 - access road regraded

Sunday, 7 April 2013 7:00 p.m. by addingtonaction

Today the job was digging out the hole for the foundations for a radio mast and regrading the existing access road.

The Digger that had been hired for the weekend did all the hard work (in the hands of Mike - a novice first time digger driver so it went slowly).

Blair who is setting up the radio system asked for a 1m x 1m x 1m block of concrete to set the mast in. This will be boxed up and poured next Saturday with a 6m length of galvanised pipe set in it vertically.

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Claimant abandons case over rebuild payout

Claimant abandons case over rebuild payout

Sunday, 7 April 2013 11:11 a.m. by MediaThePress

A Court of Appeal challenge for a test case of how Southern Response determines rebuild payouts has been abandoned by the claimant.