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Alan Reay responds to IPENZ

Alan Reay responds to IPENZ

Tuesday, 20 May 2014 4:09 p.m. by AlanReay Popular

Christchurch couple turning red zone into green zone

Christchurch couple turning red zone into green zone

Tuesday, 20 May 2014 3:24 p.m. by Media3News

A Christchurch couple have become so fed up with the state of the residential red zone they've taken matters into their own hands.

Consultation opens on social housing proposal

Consultation opens on social housing proposal

Tuesday, 20 May 2014 2:21 p.m. by GovtCCC

Investigation over CTV engineer dropped

Investigation over CTV engineer dropped

Tuesday, 20 May 2014 12:53 p.m. by MediaStuff

An investigation into the engineer whose company designed the CTV building has been dropped.

Tree planting at South New Brighton Park

Tree planting at South New Brighton Park

Tuesday, 20 May 2014 11:22 a.m. by GovtCCC Popular

Engineering body drops CTV investigation

Engineering body drops CTV investigation

Tuesday, 20 May 2014 9:48 a.m. by Media3News

A professional engineering body has dropped its investigation into Dr Alan Reay.

Coming up with great gap fillers

Coming up with great gap fillers

Tuesday, 20 May 2014 8:34 a.m. by MediaThePress

Life in Vacant Spaces (LIVS) projects manager Brie Sherow makes things happen.

Christchurch City Council overhauls building consent process

Christchurch City Council overhauls building consent process

Tuesday, 20 May 2014 5:25 a.m. by Media3News

The Christchurch City Council may soon be issuing building consents again, after being stripped of its accreditation last year.

Lynched - Monday, 19 May Paul Zaanen

Lynched - Monday, 19 May Paul Zaanen

Monday, 19 May 2014 9:44 p.m. by ChrisLynch

CTV News   Monday 19 May

CTV News Monday 19 May

Monday, 19 May 2014 7:07 p.m. by MediaCTV

Keeping Christchurch Moving 19th May 2014

Keeping Christchurch Moving 19th May 2014

Monday, 19 May 2014 6:54 p.m. by MediaCTV

Majestic Theatre demolition well under way

Majestic Theatre demolition well under way

Monday, 19 May 2014 1:27 p.m. by MediaThePress

Demolition of the Majestic Theatre is well under way.

High Court ruling a blow for residents

High Court ruling a blow for residents

Monday, 19 May 2014 12:39 p.m. by GrantShandLawyers

http://www.stuff.co.nz/national/10054364/High-Court-ruling-a-blow-for-residents

New traffic signals on approach to Christchurch Airport

New traffic signals on approach to Christchurch Airport

Monday, 19 May 2014 10:40 a.m. by Transport4chch

A new intersection created on the approach to Christchurch Airport on Memorial Avenue is in place from this morning with new traffic signals now operating. Ron Guthrey and Peter Leeming Roads have been aligned to form an intersection with Memorial …

Avonside Drive – Closure from Thurs 22nd May

Avonside Drive – Closure from Thurs 22nd May

Monday, 19 May 2014 7:20 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that Avonside Drive will be closed between Stanmore Road and Linwood Ave from 5am Thursday morning (22 May) for approximately two months while SCIRT undertakes replacement of waste water pipes. Road users will be detoured via …

Plans to rebuild precinct ruined

Plans to rebuild precinct ruined

Monday, 19 May 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

The men who brought the laneways lifestyle to Christchurch are being forced to abandon their rebuild dream.

Law students take on EQC

Law students take on EQC

Monday, 19 May 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

University of Canterbury law students are volunteering their time to help Christchurch residents take court action against the Earthquake Commission (EQC).

Man Made Disaster (Part II)

Man Made Disaster (Part II)

Sunday, 18 May 2014 1:04 p.m. by ChristchurchFiasco

Pets quake victims, too

Pets quake victims, too

Sunday, 18 May 2014 1:00 p.m. by MediaStuff

In times of disaster, savings pets equals saving people, a University of Canterbury expert says.

My Next Prediction – A Man Made disaster in Christchurch (Part I)

My Next Prediction – A Man Made disaster in Christchurch (Part I)

Sunday, 18 May 2014 12:25 p.m. by ChristchurchFiasco Popular

It is said that history repeats itself – does it not?! However, one might imagine that intelligent people and ‘advanced’ nations might learn from their previous mistakes and again I sit and watch another New Zealand  man-made disaster appearing on the horizon at a rapid rate of knots. In my book, , I predicted the insurance nightmare which currently has the City firmly in its grip – my next prediction is that we will see a huge earthquake repair fiasco lead ...

s124 notices & physical damage

s124 notices & physical damage

Sunday, 18 May 2014 11:28 a.m. by GrantShandLawyers

Citys insurance aftershocks

City's insurance aftershocks

Sunday, 18 May 2014 9:30 a.m. by MediaThePress

Christchurch City Council's insurance shortfall at first blush looks like it matches that of some of the earthquake-ravaged city's residents.

Latest News and Upcoming Events from Avon-Otakaro Network

Latest News and Upcoming Events from Avon-Otakaro Network

Sunday, 18 May 2014 7:22 a.m. by AvonOtakaro Featured Popular

Quake broke down prejudices

Quake broke down prejudices

Sunday, 18 May 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

We moved into our home in Christchurch, complete with our skeletons in the closet, nearly 10 years ago.

Christchurch student army mucks in again

Christchurch 'student army' mucks in again

Saturday, 17 May 2014 6:46 p.m. by MediaOneNews

The group made headlines for helping clean up Canterbury after the earthquake and has come together again.

Curing quake-weary Cantab kids

Curing quake-weary Cantab kids

Saturday, 17 May 2014 6:00 p.m. by MediaStuff

Around him, children are excitedly settling into their temporary home; rushing to check out their new bedrooms, swinging on monkey bars in the playground, and forging crucial friendships.

Stalled Terrace project poised for liftoff

Stalled Terrace project poised for liftoff

Saturday, 17 May 2014 2:00 p.m. by MediaThePress Popular

What is happening with Antony Gough's Terrace project, the supposed flagship of the central city rebuild? In an exclusive interview he tells JOHN McCRONE the stalled project - and the painfully slow inner city rebuild - is poised for liftoff.

USA volleyball coach Hugh McCutcheon talks with Lesley Murdoch.

USA volleyball coach Hugh McCutcheon talks with Lesley Murdoch.

Saturday, 17 May 2014 8:45 a.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB

Cantabrian Hugh McCutcheon the USA head volleyball coach chats with Lesley Murdoch ahead of his coaching presentation to the volleyball coaches from around the country at a seminar in Christchurch.

Rebuild projects produce award winners

Rebuild projects produce award winners

Saturday, 17 May 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

Christchurch construction projects have been described as world-class after winning national building awards.

CTV News   Friday 16

CTV News Friday 16

Friday, 16 May 2014 8:17 p.m. by MediaCTV

Keeping Christchurch Moving 16th May 2014

Keeping Christchurch Moving 16th May 2014

Friday, 16 May 2014 7:57 p.m. by MediaCTV

Munted car parks killing CBD

Munted car parks 'killing CBD'

Friday, 16 May 2014 5:45 p.m. by MediaThePress

The city's car park buildings need to be urgently fixed to avoid killing the central city, says the Central City Business Association.

Land with an increased risk of flooding

Land with an increased risk of flooding

Friday, 16 May 2014 3:49 p.m. by GovtEQC Popular

What is Increased Flooding Vulnerability?

Budget no relief for Christchurch homeowners

Budget no relief for Christchurch homeowners

Friday, 16 May 2014 3:37 p.m. by Media3News

Christchurch homeowners still fighting the EQC three years after the earthquakes got little relief in the way of the Budget.

Law firm helping the Student Volunteer Army connect the community

Law firm helping the Student Volunteer Army connect the community

Friday, 16 May 2014 3:31 p.m. by VolunteerArmy

University of Canterbury’s UC Student Volunteer Army will team up with law firm Duncan Cotterill this weekend to help the Ilam-Riccarton community in Christchurch.

Hereford Street Bridge – one way closure from Monday

Hereford Street Bridge – one way closure from Monday

Friday, 16 May 2014 1:37 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised from Monday that the Hereford Street Bridge will be restricted to eastbound traffic. 

Avonside Drive – Closure next week

Avonside Drive – Closure next week

Friday, 16 May 2014 1:20 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that from next week Avonside Drive will be closed between Stanmore Road and Linwood Ave for approximately two months while SCIRT undertakes replacement of waste water pipes. 

Avonside Drive – Closure this week

Avonside Drive – Closure this week

Friday, 16 May 2014 1:20 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that from Tuesday 20th May Avonside Drive will be closed between Stanmore Road and Linwood Ave for approximately two months while SCIRT undertakes replacement of waste water pipes. Road users will be detoured via Stamore Road …

Supreme Court and Red Zone

Supreme Court and Red Zone

Friday, 16 May 2014 12:42 p.m. by GrantShandLawyers

By a judgment 5 May 2014 in Quake Outcasts v The Minister for Canterbury Earthquake Recovery the Supreme Court has granted leave to the Quake Outcasts and Fowler Developments Ltd to appeal the decision(s) of the Court of Appeal.

Failed insurance company remedial work

Failed insurance company remedial work

Friday, 16 May 2014 12:11 p.m. by GrantShandLawyers

I am now seeing second generation cases where building work done by/for insurance companies in purported performance of their insurance policy obligations has failed to properly remediate the property to the appropriate standard. 

CBD – Available Routes Map 17th May – 24th May

CBD – Available Routes Map 17th May – 24th May

Friday, 16 May 2014 12:00 p.m. by Transport4chch

For available routes around the Central City please find below the CBD network map

Manchester Street closed between Cashel & Lichfield Streets this weekend

Manchester Street closed between Cashel & Lichfield Streets this weekend

Friday, 16 May 2014 9:05 a.m. by Transport4chch

Manchester Street between Cashel Street and Lichfield Street will be closed from 7am Saturday 17 May until 6pm Sunday 18 May.

CBD Traffic Week 19th May – preview

CBD Traffic Week 19th May – preview

Friday, 16 May 2014 8:18 a.m. by Transport4chch

As work continues more delays are expected on central city roads from Monday 19th May. 

Hundreds more ChCh homes deemed flood-prone

Hundreds more ChCh homes deemed flood-prone

Friday, 16 May 2014 6:51 a.m. by Media3News

The number of flood-prone homes in Christchurch has doubled since Monday.

Tax change may stem price rises - builder

Tax change may stem price rises - builder

Friday, 16 May 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

Removing taxes on imported building materials may help stem the rising cost of building a home in Christchurch, home builder David Reid says.

Insurance finalises another 756 claims

Insurance finalises another 756 claims

Friday, 16 May 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

Insurance companies have finalised 756 Canterbury earthquake claims in the past three months - 75 per cent of which were cash settlements.

Christchurch council urged to back sports hub

Christchurch council urged to back sports hub

Friday, 16 May 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

Athletics Canterbury says "demoralising delays" in getting a replacement all-weather athletics track in Christchurch are leading to an exodus of senior athletes.

Cuts to EQC enable $372m surplus

Cuts to EQC enable $372m surplus

Friday, 16 May 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

A surprise $300 million boost to the Government's trumpeted Budget surplus relies mainly on a cut to the Earthquake Commission's insurance bill, Treasury forecasts show.

Cuts to EQC enable $372m surplus

Cuts to EQC enable $372m surplus

Friday, 16 May 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

A surprise $300 million boost to the Government's trumpeted Budget surplus relies mainly on a cut to the Earthquake Commission's insurance bill, Treasury forecasts show.

CTV News   Thursday 15 May

CTV News Thursday 15 May

Thursday, 15 May 2014 8:08 p.m. by MediaCTV

Mayor of Christchurch says flood numbers need to be verified

Mayor of Christchurch says flood numbers need to be verified

Thursday, 15 May 2014 6:52 p.m. by GovtCCC Popular

Insurers paying out $10m daily for rebuild

Insurers paying out $10m daily for rebuild

Thursday, 15 May 2014 1:04 p.m. by Media3News

Insurers have paid out $1.3 billion over the Christchurch quakes already this year.

Brownlee: Council response to flooding frustrating

Brownlee: Council response to flooding 'frustrating'

Thursday, 15 May 2014 9:37 a.m. by Media3News

The Christchurch City Council plans to ask the Government for financial help as it deals with flooding.

$50m of extra funding for earthquake recovery

$50m of extra funding for earthquake recovery

Thursday, 15 May 2014 9:20 a.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Gerry Brownlee | Budget 2014

Christchurch gets $50M towards recovery bill

Christchurch gets $50M towards recovery bill

Thursday, 15 May 2014 12:34 a.m. by Media3News

The earthquake recovery effort in Christchurch will receive a $50 million funding boost.