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Court of appeal on automatic reinstatement

Court of appeal on automatic reinstatement

Wednesday, 10 September 2014 6:17 p.m. by GrantShandLawyers

CTV News - Temple 9th September 2013

CTV News - Temple 9th September 2013

Wednesday, 10 September 2014 4:51 p.m. by MediaCTV

EQC, its expert Dick Beetham and the “copy and pasted”signature

EQC, its expert Dick Beetham and the “copy and pasted”signature

Wednesday, 10 September 2014 4:04 p.m. by GrantShandLawyers Popular

In a current High Court proceeding the engineering expert engaged by EQC, Dick Beetham from GHD Ltd, produced and enabled the filing in court what he entitled as a “joint report” by the parties’ engineers.  In fact it was not the version of the report agreed to and signed by the homeowner’s engineer.  Instead Mr Beetham had copied/cut the engineer’s signature and applied it to a different document and then enabled the document to be filed in Court represen ...

Insurer-Managed Canterbury EQ Residential Rebuild & Repair Programme Gathers Pace

Insurer-Managed Canterbury EQ Residential Rebuild & Repair Programme Gathers Pace

Wednesday, 10 September 2014 2:59 p.m. by InsuranceCouncilNZ Popular

Insurance payouts for Canterbury earthquake claims has topped $12 billion and the insurer-managed residential rebuild and repair programme is gathering pace.

Developers insurance appeal dismissed

Developers' insurance appeal dismissed

Wednesday, 10 September 2014 2:37 p.m. by MediaThePress

The Court of Appeal has dismissed an appeal by developers Islington Park against a High Court judgment on its insurance claims for damaged buildings at the old Islington freezing works site in Christchurch.

Grassing The Commons

Grassing The Commons

Wednesday, 10 September 2014 1:02 p.m. by GapFiller

Thanks to a gang of volunteers we rolled out the green carpet at The Commons last weekend. We’re now a step closer to our vision (to be a welcoming, ever-evolving community space. A space that connects people to their inner-city and to each other). Read more about what we’re trying to achieve here: www.thecommons.org.nz/about/ The grassing […]

Demolition starts on St Martins Voluntary Library

Demolition starts on St Martins Voluntary Library

Wednesday, 10 September 2014 12:08 p.m. by GovtCCC

Demolition of the remaining section of St Martins Voluntary Library starts today.

Michael Gorman: City Mission

Michael Gorman: City Mission

Wednesday, 10 September 2014 11:43 a.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB

City Missioner Michael Gorman talks to Newstalk ZB's Chris Lynch about the rate of working class poor in the city.

Brownlee backtracks after calling claimants grumpy

Brownlee backtracks after calling claimants 'grumpy'

Wednesday, 10 September 2014 10:26 a.m. by MediaStuff

Earthquake Recovery Minister Gerry Brownlee backtracked quickly last night after describing 250 earthquake claimants as "grumpy".

Mt Pleasant News 9 September 2014

Mt Pleasant News 9 September 2014

Wednesday, 10 September 2014 10:21 a.m. by MtPleasantCC

Mapping the Damage - July 2014 update The awesome Tony Aldridge surveyed our community once again in July this year to ascertain the rate of repairs and rebuilds . Please click here […]

The role of Community Driven Recovery in Christchurch- Guest Post by Raven Cretney

The role of Community Driven Recovery in Christchurch- Guest Post by Raven Cretney

Wednesday, 10 September 2014 9:20 a.m. by ChristchurchFiasco

I’m a researcher looking into the role of community driven recovery in Christchurch and the ways in which government hinders or encourages this. 

New life for stricken bach

New life for stricken bach

Wednesday, 10 September 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

A former family bach in the red-zoned Port Hills will find a new life as sheep shearers' living quarters on far-flung Pitt Island.

Daggy sheep plan for red zone roasted

Daggy sheep plan for red zone roasted

Wednesday, 10 September 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

Grazing flocks of sheep in Christchurch's abandoned red zone would be like sending lambs to the slaughter, advocates say.

Developers asked to include art

Developers asked to include art

Tuesday, 9 September 2014 9:54 p.m. by MediaThePress

Developers could be offered incentives to include art works in new developments as part of a scheme to generate work for Christchurch artists.

Gough keen to join advisory group

Gough keen to join advisory group

Tuesday, 9 September 2014 9:42 p.m. by MediaThePress

A Christchurch developer hopes the advisory group overseeing the Government's transition out of Christchurch's recovery will include "more than just politicians".

CTV News   Tuesday 09 September

CTV News Tuesday 09 September

Tuesday, 9 September 2014 7:24 p.m. by MediaCTV

Opportunity to run your own Pizzeria!

Opportunity to run your own Pizzeria!

Tuesday, 9 September 2014 5:31 p.m. by GapFiller

Many people dream of having their own restaurant. Now’s your chance to test out your pizza-making skills in a supported environment at The Commons. 

Mt Pleasant News 26 August 2014

Mt Pleasant News 26 August 2014

Tuesday, 9 September 2014 4:23 p.m. by MtPleasantCC

Tips for a Successful Rebuild Tips for a successful rebuild is the title of a talk which will be given by Barb Taylor, a local resident who recently rebuilt her home following the earthquakes.

A looming disconnect; what the 10 per cent game reveals- Guest Blog by Herman Meijburg

A looming disconnect; what the 10 per cent game reveals- Guest Blog by Herman Meijburg

Tuesday, 9 September 2014 2:40 p.m. by ChristchurchFiasco

How long can one consider oneself a victim of a natural disaster? 

Subcontractors get greater security

Subcontractors get greater security

Tuesday, 9 September 2014 12:31 p.m. by MediaThePress

Law changes will give subcontractors greater security that they will get paid for work done, Building and Construction Minister Nick Smith says.

Student power harnesses rebuild data

Student power harnesses rebuild data

Tuesday, 9 September 2014 11:56 a.m. by PRNews

Release: Land Information NZ

Chris Lynch to present CTV News – “First at 5”

Chris Lynch to present CTV News – “First at 5”

Tuesday, 9 September 2014 9:38 a.m. by MediaCTV Popular

Ferrymead Bridge progressing well

Ferrymead Bridge progressing well

Tuesday, 9 September 2014 9:19 a.m. by GovtCCC Popular

Work on the replacement Ferrymead Bridge continues to plough ahead with commuters set to be able to use the new bridge from April next year.

Super moon may produce post-quake flooding in coastal areas of Christchurch

Super moon may produce post-quake flooding in coastal areas of Christchurch

Tuesday, 9 September 2014 9:17 a.m. by CanterburyUniversity Popular

A super large moon tonight may produce some post-quake flooding in low lying parts of Christchurch.

Stories to tell young women

Stories to tell young women

Tuesday, 9 September 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

Chrissy Irivine is telling it like it is.

CTV News Monday September 8

CTV News Monday September 8

Monday, 8 September 2014 9:41 p.m. by MediaCTV

Laying of the grass!

Laying of the grass!

Monday, 8 September 2014 7:20 p.m. by GapFiller

Thanks to our wonderful volunteers, who were so awesome laying grass at The Commons last Saturday (September 6), we only had one shift at 12.30pm as we were finished by the next shift at 2.30pm!! 

Kahu Road Bridge – Closure from 22nd September

Kahu Road Bridge – Closure from 22nd September

Monday, 8 September 2014 5:18 p.m. by Transport4chch Popular

Road users are advised that Kahu Road bridge near Christchurch Boys High School will be closed for eight weeks from the 22nd September.

Durham Street – one lane from tomorrow

Durham Street – one lane from tomorrow

Monday, 8 September 2014 3:09 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that new work starting on Durham Street on Tuesday 8th September will reduce it to one lane from South City to Moorhouse Ave. We expect delays in peak periods for approximately one week while this is …

Durham Street – one lane from Tues 8th Sept

Durham Street – one lane from Tues 8th Sept

Monday, 8 September 2014 3:09 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that new work starting on Durham Street on Tuesday 8th September will reduce it to one lane from South City to Moorhouse Ave. We expect delays in peak periods for approximately one week while this is …

The 2014 Wellbeing Game is coming soon !

The 2014 Wellbeing Game is coming soon !

Monday, 8 September 2014 3:03 p.m. by AnxietySupport

It’s time to start getting your team together for the Wellbeing Game 2014! Registrations for the game open on September 22. You can have as many team members as you like, so rustle up all the friends, family members and colleagues you can manage – after all, it’s for their own good! Play the Wellbeing...

Ferrymeads $35m bridge on track

Ferrymead's $35m bridge on track

Monday, 8 September 2014 12:16 p.m. by MediaThePress

Ferrymead's new $35 million bridge is on schedule to be opened to traffic in April next year.

THEMES: – Anxiety and Body Language

THEMES: – Anxiety and Body Language

Monday, 8 September 2014 12:02 p.m. by AnxietySupport

Wednesday 8th October:

THEMES: – Anxiety and Medications

THEMES: – Anxiety and Medications

Monday, 8 September 2014 11:56 a.m. by AnxietySupport

Wednesday September 24th, Dr. Caroline Bell, CDHB Anxiety Disorders Service Many people are conflicted about taking medication prescribed for their anxiety. Some resist this form of help; but others regard it as a lifeline. Many people on medication stop taking it too soon or too suddenly, either because they were never really comfortable with it...

Cantabrians Uniting

Cantabrians Uniting

Monday, 8 September 2014 10:00 a.m. by ChristchurchFiasco

The first earthquake of September 4th 2010 is not usually officially commemorated because it is over shadowed by the mayhem of the February 22nd, 2011 earthquake despite the fact that the Sept 4th earthquake was much stronger than the February 2011 earthquake. Nevertheless four years on many people are still struggling with their insurance claims. How many of you attended the Campbell Live memorial programme on September 4th 2014 at Shirley Boys High School?   

CTV NEWS - BNZ Graffiti

CTV NEWS - BNZ Graffiti

Monday, 8 September 2014 9:13 a.m. by MediaCTV

Consultation closes today for two Central City Transport Projects

Consultation closes today for two Central City Transport Projects

Monday, 8 September 2014 9:00 a.m. by Transport4chch

Christchurch City Council is inviting feedback on two key transport projects, Hospital Corner early works and Hagley / Moorhouse Corner. Consultation opens on Friday 15 August 2014, and will close at 5pm on Monday 8 September 2014. Both projects are …

Clothes maketh the property man

Clothes maketh the property man

Monday, 8 September 2014 8:48 a.m. by MediaStuff

Sewerage a pipe dream for man still using a bucket

Sewerage a pipe dream for man still using a bucket

Monday, 8 September 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

The son of a 64-year-old Christchurch man still using a bucket as a toilet is fundraising to fix his father's broken sewerage system.�

Earthquake data privacy breach avoidable

Earthquake data privacy breach 'avoidable'

Monday, 8 September 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

A review of the Earthquake Commission's handling of the privacy breach that revealed the details of all Canterbury claimants found the error could have been avoided.

EQC complaint numbers a disgrace - Cosgrove

EQC complaint numbers a disgrace - Cosgrove

Monday, 8 September 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

Almost 20,000 complaints have been lodged with the Earthquake Commission (EQC) since the September 2010 quake.

Support for burned-out leaders

Support for burned-out leaders

Monday, 8 September 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

Community leaders burned out by the earthquake recovery are being sought to take part in a supportive project aimed at keeping them healthy and active.

Cantabrians need to invest in themselves

Cantabrians 'need to invest in themselves'

Monday, 8 September 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

Canterbury's post-earthquake recovery should focus more on health and happiness, the manager of a major wellbeing initiative says.

St Albans to talk about facilities

St Albans to talk about facilities

Sunday, 7 September 2014 9:19 p.m. by stalbanscommunity

Being held at the Richmond Edgeware Bowling Club on Forfar Street, the “community conversation” entitled a “Long Term Vision for Community Facilities in St Albans”. Things get underway from 6.30pm and will run until 8.30pm, facilitated by Mr Chris Mene.

Library coming down but memories stick

Library coming down but memories stick

Sunday, 7 September 2014 12:00 p.m. by MediaStuff

Empowered Christchurch Issue 1.

Empowered Christchurch Issue 1.

Saturday, 6 September 2014 4:18 p.m. by ChristchurchFiasco

Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: Empower Christchurch

Christchurch earthquakes first victim

Christchurch earthquakes' first victim

Saturday, 6 September 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

As many pondered the fortune of a victimless September 2010 earthquake, David Lei remembered the quake's seemingly forgotten casualty.

CTV News Friday September 5

CTV News Friday September 5

Friday, 5 September 2014 7:43 p.m. by MediaCTV

SCIRT Traffic update week starting 8th September

SCIRT Traffic update week starting 8th September

Friday, 5 September 2014 4:54 p.m. by Transport4chch

Click here for all the latest on SCIRT work around and in the city – SCIRT Traffic

Available customer support

Available customer support

Friday, 5 September 2014 3:31 p.m. by SouthernResponse

Living in a city that is rebuilding itself can be extremely challenging. We remain committed to getting you back into a safe, quality home and as you progress through to your claim settlement, it’s important to be aware of the support that is available to help you along the way.

Central City – from Monday 8th September

Central City – from Monday 8th September

Friday, 5 September 2014 3:20 p.m. by Transport4chch

New:

CBD – Available Routes Map 5th September – 12th September

CBD – Available Routes Map 5th September – 12th September

Friday, 5 September 2014 3:00 p.m. by Transport4chch

For available routes around the Central City please find below the CBD network map. This is updated weekly. Please click here to download the network map - Available Routes Map    

Quake leaders shun show over safety concerns

Quake leaders shun show over 'safety concerns'

Friday, 5 September 2014 2:38 p.m. by MediaStuff

Three earthquake recovery leaders declined to front because of grave security concerns and disapproval of the show's format.

Transitional Cathedral wins NZ Project of the Year

Transitional Cathedral wins NZ Project of the Year

Friday, 5 September 2014 1:31 p.m. by PRNews Popular

Release: Project Management Institute of NZ

Editorial: Learning from the quakes

Editorial: Learning from the quakes

Friday, 5 September 2014 11:31 a.m. by GovtEQC

Cera using bully tactics to get land

Cera 'using bully tactics' to get land

Friday, 5 September 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

A central-city property owner says he is being bullied out of his commercial building by a heavy-handed Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority (Cera).

Four years on and many still rattled

Four years on and many still rattled

Friday, 5 September 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

Hundreds of tired, frustrated Cantabrians have marked the fourth anniversary of the September 2010 earthquake standing shoulder to shoulder at Shirley Boys' High School.

First home and a broken dream

First home and a broken dream

Friday, 5 September 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

It was September 3, 2010, when the papers changed hands.

Aftershock: Fatigue tests pairs marriage

Aftershock: Fatigue tests pair's marriage

Friday, 5 September 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

Cate and Riwai Grace's marriage has survived an emotional struggle that began in the middle of the night on September 4, 2010.

No official recognition for quake volunteers

No official recognition for quake volunteers

Friday, 5 September 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

More than 1800 Canterbury Civil Defence volunteers have been refused official recognition for their efforts in the February 2011 earthquake aftermath.