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Rebuild company repays EQC

Rebuild company repays EQC

Saturday, 11 October 2014 12:42 a.m. by MediaThePress

A rebuild firm has paid back money to the Earthquake Commission (EQC) after a disputes tribunal heard allegations it charged for earthquake repairs it never completed.

Investors slash prices of proposed central city village

Investors slash prices of proposed central city village

Saturday, 11 October 2014 12:06 a.m. by MediaThePress Popular

Developers of a new urban village have drastically cut the cost of its most expensive homes after admitting people are unlikely to spend close to $1 million to live there.

River promenade work hopes to rejuvenate Avon

River promenade work hopes to rejuvenate Avon

Saturday, 11 October 2014 12:06 a.m. by MediaThePress

Work on a key part of Christchurch's new Avon River Precinct will begin next week.

CTV News - Breast Cancer

CTV News - Breast Cancer

Friday, 10 October 2014 11:35 p.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News - UCSA

CTV News - UCSA

Friday, 10 October 2014 11:35 p.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News - CPIT Rockets

CTV News - CPIT Rockets

Friday, 10 October 2014 11:34 p.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News - Alpaca Show

CTV News - Alpaca Show

Friday, 10 October 2014 11:34 p.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News - Animal Testing

CTV News - Animal Testing

Friday, 10 October 2014 11:34 p.m. by MediaCTV

Developers fight over land

Developers fight over land

Friday, 10 October 2014 11:23 p.m. by MediaThePress

Rival developers are fighting over a hotly-contested block of Halswell land that could become a large commercial centre for the growing Christchurch community.

CTV News Friday October 10

CTV News Friday October 10

Friday, 10 October 2014 7:25 p.m. by MediaCTV

The Retro Sports Facility

The Retro Sports Facility

Friday, 10 October 2014 6:32 p.m. by GapFiller Popular

The Retro Sports Facility activates the green space at The Commons (cnr Kilmore and Durham Streets). It features sporting equipment that’s available to the public to use daily and regular retro themed sporting events, as suggested by you, facilitated by Gap Filler and others like: dodge ball, sack races, croquet and more. The project will […]

Get repairs sorted for summer

Get repairs sorted for summer

Friday, 10 October 2014 2:16 p.m. by FletcherEQR Popular

Power Panel Part One

Power Panel Part One

Friday, 10 October 2014 1:06 p.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB

Newstalk ZB's Chris Lynch hosts this weeks Power Panel and guests include Raf Manji, Pier Smulders and Paul Zaanen

Work set to kick off on The Terraces

Work set to kick off on The Terraces

Friday, 10 October 2014 1:03 p.m. by MediaThePress

Work on a key part of Christchurch's new Avon River Precinct will begin next week.

Power Panel Part Two: Weekly Debate

Power Panel Part Two: Weekly Debate

Friday, 10 October 2014 12:46 p.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB

Newstalk ZB's Chris Lynch hosts this weeks Power panel and guests include Raf Manji, Pier Smulders and Paul Zaanen

CRASH – SH74 Main North Rd/Radcliffe Rd NOW CLEAR 1218hrs

CRASH – SH74 Main North Rd/Radcliffe Rd NOW CLEAR 1218hrs

Friday, 10 October 2014 12:17 p.m. by Transport4chch Popular

Road users are advised that this crash site is now completely cleared.   Thanks for your patience.

Summer repairs

Summer repairs

Friday, 10 October 2014 11:58 a.m. by GovtEQC

CRASH – SH74 Main North Rd/Radcliffe Rd 1147hrs

CRASH – SH74 Main North Rd/Radcliffe Rd 1147hrs

Friday, 10 October 2014 11:48 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that there is a crash at Main North Rd/Radcliffe Rd intersection. Southbound is now cleared and traffic is flowing freely. Northbound remains one-lane past the crash site. Minor delays are expected while the scene is cleared. …

New Land Hub open now

New Land Hub open now

Friday, 10 October 2014 11:43 a.m. by GovtEQC

CRASH – SH74 Main North Rd/Richell Street

CRASH – SH74 Main North Rd/Richell Street

Friday, 10 October 2014 9:32 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that there is a crash at Main North Rd/Richell Street intersection. Northbound lanes are currently blocked. Avoid area if possible or expect delays.

CRASH – SH74 Main North Rd/Radcliffe Rd

CRASH – SH74 Main North Rd/Radcliffe Rd

Friday, 10 October 2014 9:32 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that there is a crash at Main North Rd/Radcliffe Rd intersection. Northbound lanes are currently blocked and one lane southbound is also blocked. Avoid area if possible or expect delays.

$20,000,000 in settlement cheques unclaimed

$20,000,000 in settlement cheques unclaimed

Friday, 10 October 2014 8:43 a.m. by GovtEQC

CTV News Thursday October 9th

CTV News Thursday October 9th

Friday, 10 October 2014 2:59 a.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News Thursday October 9

CTV News Thursday October 9

Friday, 10 October 2014 2:32 a.m. by MediaCTV

Southern Response needs $500m top-up

Southern Response needs $500m top-up

Thursday, 9 October 2014 8:55 p.m. by MediaStuff

Southern Response expects to need more than $500 million of taxpayer support to complete its $2.36 billion of claims.

Central City – from Monday 13th October

Central City – from Monday 13th October

Thursday, 9 October 2014 1:30 p.m. by Transport4chch

New:  Hereford Street one-way eastbound between Montreal Street and Cambridge Tce. Ongoing: Bealey Ave – down to two lanes between Fitzgerald Ave and Manchester Street. Gloucester Street - one-way westbound between Colombo Street and Oxford Tce. Durham Street overbridge  - CLOSED between …

Incident – Main South Rd east of Halswell Jcn – now CLEARED

Incident – Main South Rd east of Halswell Jcn – now CLEARED

Thursday, 9 October 2014 1:24 p.m. by Transport4chch Popular

Main South Road just east of the Halswell Junction intersection has now been cleared and traffic is back to two lanes. Thanks for your patience.

Heather Brunton: Motor Neurone Disease

Heather Brunton: Motor Neurone Disease

Thursday, 9 October 2014 1:22 p.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB

Heather Brunton talks to Newstalk ZB's Chris Lynch about Motor Neurone Disease and what they are doing to try and raise awareness.

CBD – Available Routes Map 10th October to 17th October

CBD – Available Routes Map 10th October to 17th October

Thursday, 9 October 2014 12:59 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

Incident – Main South Rd east of Halswell Jcn – reduced lanes – expect delays

Incident – Main South Rd east of Halswell Jcn – reduced lanes – expect delays

Thursday, 9 October 2014 12:15 p.m. by Transport4chch

Main South Road just east of the Halswell Junction intersection is down to one lane eastbound. A concrete beam has fallen off a truck and the left hand lane is closed. One lane remains open for eastbound traffic on Main …

Cardboard foundations used in repairs

Cardboard foundations used in repairs

Thursday, 9 October 2014 8:59 a.m. by MediaThePress

A new cardboard foundation system resembling an egg carton is being hailed as a world first.

Wellingtons fault find prompts grim warning

Wellington's fault find prompts grim warning

Thursday, 9 October 2014 7:16 a.m. by MediaStuff

A previously unknown fault zone with the potential to severely damage New Zealand's capital has prompted fresh calls for vigilance from quake-hardened Cantabrians.

Forced land sales breach fundamental rights

Forced land sales 'breach fundamental rights'

Thursday, 9 October 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

Forced Government land-takes in central Christchurch have resulted in major breaches to "fundamental property ownership rights", a Wellington lawyer says.

Firefighter awarded valour medal

Firefighter awarded valour medal

Thursday, 9 October 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

Firefighter Scott Shadbolt was supposed to finish painting his bedroom on February 22, 2011.

CTV News - Cruise Ships Voxpops

CTV News - Cruise Ships Voxpops

Wednesday, 8 October 2014 7:38 p.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News October 8

CTV News October 8

Wednesday, 8 October 2014 7:37 p.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News - Cruise Finance

CTV News - Cruise Finance

Wednesday, 8 October 2014 6:29 p.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News - Urban Village

CTV News - Urban Village

Wednesday, 8 October 2014 6:29 p.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News - Living Below the line

CTV News - Living Below the line

Wednesday, 8 October 2014 6:29 p.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News - Robotics

CTV News - Robotics

Wednesday, 8 October 2014 6:22 p.m. by MediaCTV

Update Main Road/McCormacks Bay Road works

Update Main Road/McCormacks Bay Road works

Wednesday, 8 October 2014 3:19 p.m. by MtPleasantCC Popular

Update on Main Road Road Works For a good overall update on what we can expect over the next while on Main Road please click here  McCormacks Bay Road The […]

Booby-traps found in red zone

Booby-traps found in red zone

Wednesday, 8 October 2014 1:02 p.m. by MediaStuff

Booby-traps have been found in a number of red-zoned properties in Christchurch, prompting a police investigation.

Booby-traps found in abandoned Christchurch houses

Booby-traps found in abandoned Christchurch houses

Wednesday, 8 October 2014 1:02 p.m. by MediaStuff

Booby-traps have been found in a number of red-zoned properties in Christchurch, prompting a police investigation.

David Killick: Housing Issues

David Killick: Housing Issues

Wednesday, 8 October 2014 12:18 p.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB

Freelance Property Journalist David Killick talks to Newstalk ZB's Chris Lynch about his views on the direction of New Zealand's housing issues.

Phil Twyford: Housing Market

Phil Twyford: Housing Market

Wednesday, 8 October 2014 12:11 p.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB

Labours Housing spokesperson Phil Twyford talks to Newstalk ZB's Chris Lynch about building houses and the Government wanting to sell state houses.

Large Cook Strait fault line found under Wellington

Large Cook Strait fault line found under Wellington

Wednesday, 8 October 2014 11:29 a.m. by GovtEQC

AVONSIDE HOLDINGS CASE A GOOD WIN FOR HOMEOWNERS by Dr Duncan Webb

AVONSIDE HOLDINGS CASE A GOOD WIN FOR HOMEOWNERS by Dr Duncan Webb

Wednesday, 8 October 2014 9:53 a.m. by ChristchurchFiasco Popular

Homeowners yet to settle with their insurer for their earthquake damaged homes have finally been given certainty in respect of contingencies and professional fees by the Court of Appeal judgment of Avonside Holdings Limited v Southern Response Earthquake Services Limited 

THEMES: – Understanding the Different Anxieties

THEMES: – Understanding the Different Anxieties

Wednesday, 8 October 2014 9:00 a.m. by AnxietySupport Popular

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Spike in injuries to migrant workers

Spike in injuries to migrant workers

Wednesday, 8 October 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

WorkSafe New Zealand is investigating an accident involving a migrant rebuild worker who spent four weeks in hospital after a four-metre fall on a Christchurch construction site.

Quake hub aims to unearth the facts

Quake hub aims to unearth the facts

Wednesday, 8 October 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

A land information hub will help confused Christchurch home-owners understand what is happening under their homes and what can be done about it, earthquake agencies say.

CTV News - Lyttleton Port Cruise Ships

CTV News - Lyttleton Port Cruise Ships

Tuesday, 7 October 2014 10:27 p.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News - Alastair Cassels

CTV News - Alastair Cassels

Tuesday, 7 October 2014 10:19 p.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News - Land Issues

CTV News - Land Issues

Tuesday, 7 October 2014 10:17 p.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News - In The Know Hub

CTV News - In The Know Hub

Tuesday, 7 October 2014 10:16 p.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News - Ecan Clean Air

CTV News - Ecan Clean Air

Tuesday, 7 October 2014 10:13 p.m. by MediaCTV

Increased liquefaction vulnerability

Increased liquefaction vulnerability

Tuesday, 7 October 2014 9:50 p.m. by stalbanscommunity Popular

Some properties in Christchurch are at increased risk of liquefaction happening as a consequence of the earthquakes. Mike Jacka from Tonkin and Taylor talks about identifying such land and how properties were assessed for this type of land damage at …

Red Cross at work in Christchurch

Red Cross at work in Christchurch

Tuesday, 7 October 2014 9:42 p.m. by stalbanscommunity

Hear Anne-Marie Reynolds talk about how Red Cross continues to help the recovery in Christchurch at Beulah Church in Springfield Road. She is talking on October 9,10 and 14 from 11 am till 12 noon. Her talk is part of …

Sinking city

Sinking city

Tuesday, 7 October 2014 9:36 p.m. by stalbanscommunity

Mark Quigley and Matthew Hughes talk about reliquefaction, the need for flexible fittings for replacement pipes and the impact of climate change on the coastline at Beulah Church October 8 from 11am – 12 noon.

CTV News   Tuesday 7th October

CTV News Tuesday 7th October

Tuesday, 7 October 2014 6:42 p.m. by MediaCTV

CRASH – Southern Motorway CLEARED 1826

CRASH – Southern Motorway CLEARED 1826

Tuesday, 7 October 2014 5:45 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that the crash on the Lincoln Road overbridge is now clear. Thank you for your patience.