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Urgent waiting list for state housing grows

Urgent waiting list for state housing grows

Thursday, 10 April 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

Hundreds of Cantabrians in urgent need of state housing are still no closer to securing a home before winter hits as Housing New Zealand's (HNZ) waiting list continues to climb.

Street repairs ignoring upgrade plans

Street repairs ignoring upgrade plans

Thursday, 10 April 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

Contractors repairing some Christchurch streets have been asked why they are not doing promised upgrades at the same time.

Urgent wait list for housing rises by 100

Urgent wait list for housing rises by 100

Thursday, 10 April 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

Hundreds of Cantabrians in urgent need of state housing are still no closer to securing a home before winter hits as Housing New Zealand's (HNZ) waiting list continues to climb.

Billboards to attract business to CBD

Billboards to attract business to CBD

Thursday, 10 April 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

Central Christchurch could soon be lit up like New York City's Times Square.

Keeping Christchurch Moving 9th April 2014

Keeping Christchurch Moving 9th April 2014

Wednesday, 9 April 2014 8:54 p.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News   Wednesday 09 April

CTV News Wednesday 09 April

Wednesday, 9 April 2014 8:20 p.m. by MediaCTV

Canterbury rebuild boosted by water investment

Canterbury rebuild boosted by water investment

Wednesday, 9 April 2014 7:35 p.m. by PRNews

Release: Irrigation NZ

Phillipstown will get reprieve under Labour

Phillipstown will get reprieve under Labour

Wednesday, 9 April 2014 2:20 p.m. by MeganWoods

 

Minister of Educations announcement for Phillipstown and Woolston Schools April 2014

Minister of Education's announcement for Phillipstown and Woolston Schools April 2014

Wednesday, 9 April 2014 1:41 p.m. by GovtMOE

The Education Minister Hekia Parata has announced her decision on the proposed merger of Phillipstown School and Woolston School.

Uretek- use by insurers

Uretek- use by insurers

Wednesday, 9 April 2014 1:08 p.m. by GrantShandLawyers

Apparently Insurance companies have used Uretek to endeavour to relevel concrete slabs in Christchurch.  I am aware of situations where the use of Uretek has failed to achieve the required re-level.   Court proceedings are likely to be issued shortly.  Any people that have had bad experiences with insurance companies and Uretek are welcome to 

River dwellers to shift to allow cleanup

River dwellers to shift to allow cleanup

Wednesday, 9 April 2014 10:43 a.m. by GovtCCDU

Some river dwellers are undergoing a temporary shift as the revitalisation of the Avon River continues from this week.

Is convention centre really needed?

Is convention centre really needed?

Wednesday, 9 April 2014 10:25 a.m. by MediaThePress

Do you like conferences? If they are done right, they can be stimulating, productive and rewarding. Otherwise they can be just talk. Mostly they are a lot of hard work.

$100m plans for City Mall unveiled

$100m plans for City Mall unveiled

Wednesday, 9 April 2014 8:50 a.m. by MediaThePress

The developer behind the $100 million Cashel Square office and retail precinct under way in Christchurch's City Mall has released new images of how it will look.

Secretary Resigns

Secretary Resigns

Wednesday, 9 April 2014 7:46 a.m. by addingtonaction

Bonny Le Grice has resigned from the Transition Committee of Addington Action Inc. effective from 10 April 2014.

Ferrymead Countdown opens Thursday

Ferrymead Countdown opens Thursday

Wednesday, 9 April 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

Ferrymead residents face a shorter grocery run with a shiny new supermarket opening its doors.

Uncertainty on infrastructure rebuilds cost delays audit

Uncertainty on infrastructure rebuild's cost delays audit

Wednesday, 9 April 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

Difficulties in putting a price on how much it will cost to rebuild Christchurch's quake-damaged roads and pipes are holding up an independent audit into the city council's finances.

Traffic Jams

Traffic Jams

Tuesday, 8 April 2014 8:35 p.m. by MediaCTV

Farewell Pallet Pavillion

Farewell Pallet Pavillion

Tuesday, 8 April 2014 8:34 p.m. by MediaCTV

Traffic travel times through road works reducing as anticipated

Traffic travel times through road works reducing as anticipated

Tuesday, 8 April 2014 6:46 p.m. by GovtCCC Featured Popular

Traffic congestion in the central city is improving today after new road works caused significant delays on Monday.

Two days into the Pavilion Deconstruction…

Two days into the Pavilion Deconstruction…

Tuesday, 8 April 2014 5:16 p.m. by GapFiller

Well, we’ve started. There’s no going back now. 

Access to the Triangle Car Park

Access to the Triangle Car Park

Tuesday, 8 April 2014 2:09 p.m. by Transport4chch

Colombo Street is restricted to northbound traffic between Lichfield and Hereford Street. 

New Botanic Gardens Visitor Centre Update

New Botanic Gardens Visitor Centre Update

Tuesday, 8 April 2014 12:59 p.m. by Vbase Popular



Lynched- Monday 07 April - Russel Norman

Lynched- Monday 07 April - Russel Norman

Tuesday, 8 April 2014 12:21 p.m. by ChrisLynch

Flag wall adds colour to Cathedral Square

Flag wall adds colour to Cathedral Square

Tuesday, 8 April 2014 11:59 a.m. by GovtCCC

A colourful flag wall installation is the latest eye-catching addition to Cathedral Square.

Quake City admission charges on the rise

Quake City admission charges on the rise

Tuesday, 8 April 2014 11:53 a.m. by CantyMuseum

Canterbury Museum has today announced admission charges to Christchurch’s only purpose-built earthquake attraction, will increase from Monday 5 May.

Penny Ashton: New Show in town

Penny Ashton: New Show in town

Tuesday, 8 April 2014 11:37 a.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB

Penny Ashto talks to Newstalk ZB's Richard Green about her new show that will hit the stage Promise and Promiscuity.  For more details go to www.hotpink.co.nz

New Rangatahi Court a Great Step Forward in Young Cantabrians

New Rangatahi Court a Great Step Forward in Young Cantabrians

Tuesday, 8 April 2014 11:34 a.m. by NickyWagner

Christchurch Central MP Nicky Wagner has welcomed the establishment of the new Rangatahi Court at Ng? Hau e Wh? Marae in Christchurch which was opened yesterday (March 22nd) by Minister of Courts, Hon. Chester Borrows.

14 High Risk Intersections in Christchurch to be improved

14 High Risk Intersections in Christchurch to be improved

Tuesday, 8 April 2014 11:30 a.m. by NickyWagner

Christchurch has 14 of the New Zealand’s riskiest intersections and they are being  targeted for safety improvements as part of the Government’s on-going effort to reduce death and injury on our roads.

Angus Bargh: Christchurch Roads

Angus Bargh: Christchurch Roads

Tuesday, 8 April 2014 10:51 a.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB

Transportation Planning Manager for SCIRT Angus Bargh talks to Newstalk ZB's Richard Green about the traffic clogging up the cities roads.

Lyttelton Tunnel Maintenance Night Works – Thurs 10 April

Lyttelton Tunnel Maintenance Night Works – Thurs 10 April

Tuesday, 8 April 2014 10:40 a.m. by Transport4chch

The New Zealand Transport Agency will be undertaking essential maintenance works this week in the Lyttelton Tunnel between the hours of 8pm and 6am for one day on: 

Insurance not always common sense

Insurance not always common sense

Tuesday, 8 April 2014 10:21 a.m. by MediaStuff

Keeping Christchurch Moving 7th April 2014

Keeping Christchurch Moving 7th April 2014

Monday, 7 April 2014 9:13 p.m. by MediaCTV

Quake Rebuild Insurance Woes Relentless

Quake Rebuild Insurance Woes Relentless

Monday, 7 April 2014 4:24 p.m. by InsuranceWatch Popular

Quake Rebuild Insurance Woes Relentless

Choppers used in Christchurch ground testing

Choppers used in Christchurch ground testing

Monday, 7 April 2014 4:00 p.m. by Media3News

Engineers are using a helicopter to lift in ground-testing equipment to properties on Christchurch's Port Hills.

Durham Street and Montreal Street – Monday traffic update

Durham Street and Montreal Street – Monday traffic update

Monday, 7 April 2014 1:34 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users encountered significant delays on Durham Street this morning due to a new work site in place over the Durham Street Bridge that has reduced traffic to one lane. 

Historical Benchmarks for South Brighton and South Shore

Historical Benchmarks for South Brighton and South Shore

Monday, 7 April 2014 12:48 p.m. by EmpoweredChCh

Here find historical benchmarks for South Shore and South Brighton. 

Abandoned police station to be demolished

Abandoned police station to be demolished

Monday, 7 April 2014 11:43 a.m. by MediaStuff

The former Christchurch police station building will be demolished. 

Leanne Curtis: CanCERN

Leanne Curtis: CanCERN

Monday, 7 April 2014 10:56 a.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB

Leanne Curtis from CanCERN talks to Newstalk ZB's Richard Green about their Find It and Fix it campaign

Let’s Find & Fix

Let’s Find & Fix

Monday, 7 April 2014 10:21 a.m. by CanCERN Popular

 

Earthquake repairs on track for completion in Selwyn

Earthquake repairs on track for completion in Selwyn

Monday, 7 April 2014 9:51 a.m. by GovtSDC

Earthquake repairs in Selwyn District are well on their way to completion.

Three Year Old Commitment Results in New Christchurch Office

Three Year Old Commitment Results in New Christchurch Office

Monday, 7 April 2014 9:45 a.m. by PRNews

Release: Trimble New Zealand

Future Chch likely a letdown

Future Chch likely 'a letdown'

Monday, 7 April 2014 9:18 a.m. by MediaThePress

New Alpine Fault Earthquake Research

New Alpine Fault Earthquake Research

Monday, 7 April 2014 9:11 a.m. by geology

Durham Street (Oxford Terrace) – Bridge repairs and pressure main installation will affect journey times

Durham Street (Oxford Terrace) – Bridge repairs and pressure main installation will affect journey times

Monday, 7 April 2014 7:19 a.m. by Transport4chch

Two SCIRT delivery teams will be working around the Durham Street (Oxford Terrace) bridge from this week.

Strict city rules halt development process

Strict city rules halt development process

Monday, 7 April 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

A Christchurch investor struggling to get his City Mall plans under way is calling for the strict development process for the retail precinct to be dropped.

Christchurchs Pallet Pavilion comes down

Christchurch's Pallet Pavilion comes down

Sunday, 6 April 2014 4:06 p.m. by Media3News

A temporary performance space built from pallets by volunteers after the Christchurch earthquakes is being taken apart.

How does a city bounce back?

How does a city bounce back?

Saturday, 5 April 2014 12:00 p.m. by MediaStuff

Christchurch is learning the hard way that disaster recovery is as much about politics as rebuilding. So what does it take for a city to "bounce forward"? JOHN McCRONE reports from a resilient city workshop.

Prefab is not a dirty word

Prefab is not a dirty word

Saturday, 5 April 2014 7:28 a.m. by MediaThePress

Prefabricated buildings have been largely shunned by Kiwi homeowners, but innovators in the construction industry believe their time has come. ALAN WOOD reports.

Southern Response turns 2

Southern Response turns 2

Saturday, 5 April 2014 6:41 a.m. by MediaThePress

Birthday celebrations are expected to be low key as Crown-owned Southern Response Earthquake Services turns 2 years old. CHARLES ANDERSON reports.

Insolvency no bar to holiday

Insolvency no bar to holiday

Saturday, 5 April 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

His company is in liquidation with debts of $2 million. And he says he is struggling to feed his children.

CTV News   Friday 04 April

CTV News Friday 04 April

Friday, 4 April 2014 6:36 p.m. by MediaCTV

Keeping Christchurch Moving 4th April 2014

Keeping Christchurch Moving 4th April 2014

Friday, 4 April 2014 6:15 p.m. by MediaCTV

Key recommendations from the Committee of the Whole - 4 April 2014

Key recommendations from the Committee of the Whole - 4 April 2014

Friday, 4 April 2014 3:15 p.m. by GovtCCC Recommended

Christchurch City Council’s Earthquake Recovery Committee of the Whole met today. Following were the key matters considered and recommendations the Committee will make to the Council:

Stand celebrates re-opening of childrens village

Stand celebrates re-opening of children's village

Friday, 4 April 2014 2:38 p.m. by PRNews Popular

Stand Children’s Services opened its new facility at Glenelg Spur in Christchurch yesterday, with the organisation’s patron His Excellency Lieutenant General the Right Honourable Sir Jerry Mateparae, Governor General of New Zealand, doing the official honours.

Canterbury DHB & Council land swap receives approval

Canterbury DHB & Council land swap receives approval

Friday, 4 April 2014 2:33 p.m. by GovtDHB

Release: Canterbury District Health Board

Pallet Pavilion deconstruction items

Pallet Pavilion deconstruction items

Friday, 4 April 2014 1:23 p.m. by GapFiller Popular

Do you have a community project (or your own worthy cause that is making a difference to the greater community), which could use some of the items pictured below? 

Pallet Pavilion Merchandise available!

Pallet Pavilion Merchandise available!

Friday, 4 April 2014 12:32 p.m. by GapFiller

Beautiful jewellery from Anita Paris available, and limited Pallet Pavilion t shirts too …

Climate Change

Climate Change

Friday, 4 April 2014 12:31 p.m. by MediaCTV

notes from the forum + useful resources

notes from the forum + useful resources

Friday, 4 April 2014 12:03 p.m. by OneVoiceTeReoKotahi

Nga mihi nui ki a koutou me nga ahuatanga o te wa. (Lots of greetings to everyone and all that is happening)