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Victoria Street restrictions week starting 20 October

Victoria Street restrictions week starting 20 October

Friday, 17 October 2014 1:30 p.m. by Transport4chch

This week, week starting Monday 20 October, Victoria Street from Montreal Street will be CLOSED from 7pm – 6am each night for wastewater work. Recommended route northbound to access Bealey Avenue is via Montreal Street. Recommended route southbound is via …

Power Panel Part 1: Weekly Debate

Power Panel Part 1: Weekly Debate

Friday, 17 October 2014 1:07 p.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB

Newstalk ZB's Chris Lynch hosts this weeks Power panel guests include Roger Bridge, Megan Woods, Michael Wright

Power Panel Part 2: Weekly Debate

Power Panel Part 2: Weekly Debate

Friday, 17 October 2014 12:50 p.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB

Newstalk ZB's Chris Lynch hosts this weeks Power panel guests include Roger Bridge, Megan Woods, Michael Wright

New Journey Times in the Central City – now live

New Journey Times in the Central City – now live

Friday, 17 October 2014 11:09 a.m. by Transport4chch

You may have noticed more coloured Journey Time lines on our map across the Central City. Click here to take a look. In addition to this we now have five new virtual variable message signs (VMS) around the CBD. These are …

Central City – from Monday 20th October

Central City – from Monday 20th October

Friday, 17 October 2014 10:58 a.m. by Transport4chch

New:  Durham Street – one lane from Conference to Salisbury Street Salisbury Street – down to one lane from Montreal to Colombo Street. Hereford Street - one-way westbound between Manchester and Colombo Street Moorhouse Ave – centre lane drop westbound …

Victoria Square revamp startles

Victoria Square revamp startles

Friday, 17 October 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

One of Christchurch's few remaining central-city landmarks is to be revamped.

CTV News - Hannahs Story

CTV News - Hannah's Story

Thursday, 16 October 2014 8:20 p.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News   Thursday 16th October 2014

CTV News Thursday 16th October 2014

Thursday, 16 October 2014 7:58 p.m. by MediaCTV

Waterloo/Halswell Junction Rd intersection Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th October

Waterloo/Halswell Junction Rd intersection Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th October

Thursday, 16 October 2014 4:20 p.m. by Transport4chch

This weekend, the intersection at Waterloo/Halswell Junction Road will be closed while road sealing work takes place. The closure will be in place from 7am – 6pm on Saturday 18th October & Sunday 19th October.  The road will be open at night …

CTV News - Yani 1 year on

CTV News - Yani 1 year on

Thursday, 16 October 2014 3:48 p.m. by MediaCTV

FESTA 2014 Conservation in the City: Turning Ideas into Reality

FESTA 2014 Conservation in the City: Turning Ideas into Reality

Thursday, 16 October 2014 1:21 p.m. by martinluff Popular

Victoria Street restrictions this weekend and next week

Victoria Street restrictions this weekend and next week

Thursday, 16 October 2014 1:03 p.m. by Transport4chch

This weekend  Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th Victoria Street, between Montreal Street and Bealey Avenue will be restricted to northbound traffic only (closed to southbound) for the removal of a tower crane. Recommended route southbound is via Durham Street or …

Dr Darren Hunt: Ebola Ministry of Health

Dr Darren Hunt: Ebola Ministry of Health

Thursday, 16 October 2014 1:01 p.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB

Dr Darren Hunt Director of Public Health at the Ministry of Health talks to Newstalk ZB's Chris Lynch about how much of a threat Ebola is to New Zealand.

Antony Gough: Carparking in the CBD

Antony Gough: Carparking in the CBD

Thursday, 16 October 2014 12:13 p.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB

Property Developer Antony Gough talks to Newstalk ZB's Chris Lynch about the lack of carparking that is planned as the CBD slowly recovers.

Smiths City takes on rivals with relaunch

Smiths City takes on rivals with relaunch

Thursday, 16 October 2014 11:48 a.m. by MediaStuff

Smiths City says it's targeting big retail rivals with the multimillion dollar redevelopment of its Colombo St store in Christchurch.

Sum insured includes EQC payments

Sum insured includes EQC payments

Thursday, 16 October 2014 9:40 a.m. by GrantShandLawyers

By the judgment in Firm PI 1 Ltd v Zurich Australian Insurance Ltd & anor [2014] NZSC 147 delivered 15 October 2014 the Supreme Court by a 3:2 majority decided that the sum insured of $12.95M for the Salisbury Apartments included any amounts due from EQC which in this case was $6.8M.  The insured and […]

Focus on cycling not stadium, expert says

Focus on cycling not stadium, expert says

Thursday, 16 October 2014 8:42 a.m. by MediaThePress

Christchurch's city planners need to put less emphasis on a convention centre and stadium and focus more on encouraging residents to walk and cycle, an international expert says.

Dont crane your neck; we are the skyline king

Don't crane your neck; we are the skyline king

Thursday, 16 October 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

It is hardly a surprise but it is now official - Christchurch is the crane capital of New Zealand.

Theatre tests its colours

Theatre tests its colours

Thursday, 16 October 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

The facade of the historic Isaac Theatre Royal was lit up for the first time this week as restoration work continues.

Rebuild puts end to brain drain

Rebuild puts end to 'brain drain'

Thursday, 16 October 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

Smart Cantabrians staying home for work and expats returning from overseas are snapping up rebuild jobs and plugging the "brain drain".

Theatre Royal tests its colours

Theatre Royal tests its colours

Thursday, 16 October 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

The facade of the historic Isaac Theatre Royal was lit up for the first time this week as restoration work continues.

CTV News - Wednesday 15th

CTV News - Wednesday 15th

Wednesday, 15 October 2014 7:17 p.m. by MediaCTV

Bus Interchange concrete pour - 23 September 2014

Bus Interchange concrete pour - 23 September 2014

Wednesday, 15 October 2014 2:52 p.m. by GovtCCDU

Footage of the Bus Interchange concrete pour from 22 September 2014. The pour started at 3am and took approximately 9 hours to complete. About 1,460m3 of concrete was used to create the foundation slab.

Karalyn van Deursen: Hospital Parking

Karalyn van Deursen: Hospital Parking

Wednesday, 15 October 2014 12:43 p.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB

Karalyn van Deursen Strategic Communications Manager for Canterbury and West Coast DHB's talks to Newstalk ZB's Chris Lynch about the parking situation at the Christchurch Hospital.

EQC apologises for poor brackets

EQC apologises for poor brackets

Wednesday, 15 October 2014 10:40 a.m. by MediaStuff

The blunder-prone Earthquake Commission has apologised for its latest error after it handed out safety brackets that failed its own safety standards.

Christchurch pips Auckland as NZ crane capital

Christchurch pips Auckland as NZ crane capital

Wednesday, 15 October 2014 6:00 a.m. by MediaHerald Popular

Major centres are sprouting a growing crane population, with 76 cranes now on big sites.

Stress results in more emergencies for St John

Stress results in more emergencies for St John

Wednesday, 15 October 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

Stressed out Cantabrians resorting to violence have contributed to a record number of callouts for St John staff.

Stranges building wins supreme award

Stranges building wins supreme award

Wednesday, 15 October 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

A new office building capturing elements of its historic predecessor has won the supreme award in this year's Christchurch Civic Trust Awards.

Slowdown urged on Halswell

Slowdown urged on Halswell

Wednesday, 15 October 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

Halswell is at risk of "major infrastructure failures" if developed too quickly, a local community board member says.

Corner building blending past and present wins top Civic Trust award

Corner building blending past and present wins top Civic Trust award

Wednesday, 15 October 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

A new office building capturing elements of its historic predecessor has won the supreme award in this year's Christchurch Civic Trust Awards.

CTV News - Line Mechanics

CTV News - Line Mechanics

Tuesday, 14 October 2014 9:56 p.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News   Tuesday 14th October

CTV News Tuesday 14th October

Tuesday, 14 October 2014 6:45 p.m. by MediaCTV

Mt Pleasant/St Andrews Hill intersection closures with Main Road starting soon

Mt Pleasant/St Andrews Hill intersection closures with Main Road starting soon

Tuesday, 14 October 2014 4:51 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road reconstruction starts on Main Road later this week. SCIRT advise the reconstruction work will be carried out in stages to keep Main Road open to two-way traffic. Residents of Te Awakura Tce, The Brae, Rangatira Tce, Quarry Road, Seamount …

Mt Pleasant/St Andrews Hill intersection closures with Main Road starting this week

Mt Pleasant/St Andrews Hill intersection closures with Main Road starting this week

Tuesday, 14 October 2014 4:51 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road reconstruction starts on Main Road later this week. SCIRT advise the reconstruction work will be carried out in stages to keep Main Road open to two-way traffic. Residents of Te Awakura Tce, The Brae, Rangatira Tce, Quarry Road, Seamount …

Researcher awarded for womens quake stories

Researcher awarded for women's quake stories

Tuesday, 14 October 2014 12:30 p.m. by MediaStuff

A Christchurch researcher has become the first Kiwi to receive a prestigious award for her work recording the earthquake stories of women.

Work gets underway at The Terraces

Work gets underway at The Terraces

Tuesday, 14 October 2014 11:29 a.m. by CoffeyProjectsChCh

Construction has begun this week on The Terraces, a key attraction of Te Papa Ōtākaro/Avon River Precinct being project managed by Coffey. As part of the first phase of The Terraces, Fletcher Construction has been awarded the contract for construction of a new section of promenade pavement and a terrace structure on the eastern side […]

Update from the in-between

Update from the in-between

Tuesday, 14 October 2014 8:30 a.m. by OneVoiceTeReoKotahi

Kia ora tatou, 

Housing repairs almost finished

Housing repairs almost finished

Tuesday, 14 October 2014 6:00 a.m. by MediaHerald

New Zealand's biggest residential repair job is nearly finished, with Fletcher Earthquake Recovery completing most of the Christchurch housing repair backlog.

CTV News - Karleen Edwards 100 Days

CTV News - Karleen Edwards 100 Days

Monday, 13 October 2014 10:02 p.m. by MediaCTV

Victoria Street at Bealey Ave – REOPENED Updated 2000hrs

Victoria Street at Bealey Ave – REOPENED Updated 2000hrs

Monday, 13 October 2014 8:00 p.m. by Transport4chch

Victoria Street has REOPENED following the closure this morning due to an incident with a crane at a building site.  

CTV News - Ecan Flood Plan

CTV News - Ecan Flood Plan

Monday, 13 October 2014 5:26 p.m. by MediaCTV

Remembering Mark Ford

Remembering Mark Ford

Monday, 13 October 2014 5:01 p.m. by GovtBeehive

Gerry Brownlee | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

What earthquake support services are available?

What earthquake support services are available?

Monday, 13 October 2014 4:43 p.m. by Swiggs Popular

Four years on there is still a strong need for earthquake related support. However, the need constantly changes as the recovery and rebuild takes shape. Currently we are seeing a need for insurance and rebuild related support through the processes to getting back into your home.

Christchurch Hospital’s Riverside entrance closes

Christchurch Hospital’s Riverside entrance closes

Monday, 13 October 2014 2:28 p.m. by GovtDHB Popular

Access to the Riverside entrance at rear of Christchurch Hospital will close next week.

Council Wrong to Put Cost-Benefit Before Property Rights

Council Wrong to Put Cost-Benefit Before Property Rights

Monday, 13 October 2014 11:19 a.m. by QuakeOutcasts

Christchurch City Council water and waste manager Mark Christison said in an interview by Radio New Zealand that it's "costly" to maintain essential services in the red zone. He also spoke of "extra cost per property" as being very significant.

Public gets a say on sports hub

Public gets a say on sports hub

Monday, 13 October 2014 11:10 a.m. by GovtCCC Featured Popular

Residents and sporting groups from around the city are being asked to have a say on the proposal to develop a sports hub at Nga Puna Wai in southwest Christchurch.

Construction starts on The Terraces

Construction starts on The Terraces

Monday, 13 October 2014 10:25 a.m. by GovtCCDU Featured Popular

Construction will begin next week on The Terraces, a key attraction of Te Papa Ōtākaro/Avon River Precinct.

Victoria Street at Bealey Ave – CLOSED 0750hrs

Victoria Street at Bealey Ave – CLOSED 0750hrs

Monday, 13 October 2014 7:50 a.m. by Transport4chch

Victoria Street is closed from Bealey Ave to Salisbury Street due to a crane on its site at a building site.

Costs rise in court fight over buy-out

Costs rise in court fight over buy-out

Monday, 13 October 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

The Government has spent more than $500,000 defending its decision to offer uninsured Canterbury red-zoners 50 per cent buyout offers.

How not to repair a Heritage building in the Christchurch CBD

How not to repair a Heritage building in the Christchurch CBD

Sunday, 12 October 2014 11:40 a.m. by ShakyTownBlues

Do we still own our building???? Now 796 days since designated “South frame, Innovation Precinct” – Designation to be in place until 2022. ( ie They can take the building any time between now and 2022) High Street Building amendment …

In the Know Land Hub Seminar Series post by CanCERN

In the Know Land Hub Seminar Series post by CanCERN

Saturday, 11 October 2014 1:38 p.m. by ChristchurchFiasco

        You’re welcome to attend the In the Know Land Hub seminar series. This is an opportunity to hear about land and recovery and have your questions answered by experts.   Tuesday, 7 OctoberWednesday, 8 October 6pm-7pm11am-12pm …

Understand How the Flat Land in Christchurch has Changed: post by CanCERN

Understand How the Flat Land in Christchurch has Changed: post by CanCERN

Saturday, 11 October 2014 1:35 p.m. by ChristchurchFiasco

In the Know Land Hub is a new public education space where residents can get information to better understand the changes to the flat land in their neighbourhood and across Christchurch. There is a lot of work going on to …

Broken city doing more than catching up

Broken city doing more than catching up

Saturday, 11 October 2014 9:07 a.m. by MediaThePress Popular

Davis Cup Tennis coming to Christchurch

Davis Cup Tennis coming to Christchurch

Saturday, 11 October 2014 8:53 a.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB

Davis Cup Tennis is coming to Christchurch. Captain Alistair Hunt talks to Lesley Murdoch on the All Sport Breakfast Canterbury.

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

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