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How safe can we afford to be?

How safe can we afford to be?

Friday, 21 March 2014 9:43 a.m. by MediaStuff

OPINION: What is acceptable risk and what are tolerable impacts of future natural hazard events like earthquakes and flooding? DR KELVIN BERRYMAN of GNS Science examines these questions.

Gothic building thrown $2.5M quake lifeline

Gothic building thrown $2.5M quake lifeline

Friday, 21 March 2014 9:21 a.m. by Media3News

One of the last few gothic buildings still standing in Christchurch has been thrown a $2.5 million lifeline.

Post-quake roadworks take heavy toll on buses

Post-quake roadworks take heavy toll on buses

Friday, 21 March 2014 8:30 a.m. by MediaStuff

Buses detouring around post-earthquake roadworks will cost ratepayers $300,000.

Dedicated youth space opening soon

Dedicated youth space opening soon

Thursday, 20 March 2014 10:53 p.m. by stalbanscommunity

Mairehau News February edition

Mairehau News February edition

Thursday, 20 March 2014 10:18 p.m. by stalbanscommunity

Bus Interchange

Bus Interchange

Thursday, 20 March 2014 7:26 p.m. by MediaCTV

Council Cosents

Council Cosents

Thursday, 20 March 2014 7:26 p.m. by MediaCTV

CERA Well Being Survey

CERA Well Being Survey

Thursday, 20 March 2014 7:25 p.m. by MediaCTV

Curtain Bank

Curtain Bank

Thursday, 20 March 2014 7:25 p.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News   Thursday 20 March

CTV News Thursday 20 March

Thursday, 20 March 2014 6:53 p.m. by MediaCTV

Tower Insurance loses in Court of Appeal

Tower Insurance loses in Court of Appeal

Thursday, 20 March 2014 5:18 p.m. by GrantShandLawyers Popular

The Court of Appeal in  [2014] NZCA 76 on 20 March 2014 allowed an appeal by Skyward against a decision of David Gendall J in the High Court that had wrongly said that Tower Insurance had the choice as to how it would settle the claim and could foist upon the insured a replacement house that in Tower Insurance’s view was comparable to the original.

Almost Universal Home Underinsurance Under Guidelines

Almost Universal Home Underinsurance Under Guidelines

Thursday, 20 March 2014 12:25 p.m. by PRNews Popular

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Disillusionment And Stress in Canterbury

Disillusionment And Stress in Canterbury

Thursday, 20 March 2014 12:18 p.m. by Allright Popular

The CERA Wellbeing Survey highlights the stresses caused by living in a post-disaster environment.

Babbage Consultants: Christchurch Progress

Babbage Consultants: Christchurch Progress

Thursday, 20 March 2014 12:15 p.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB

Babbage Consultants John O'Loughlin and Rhys Smith talks to Newstalk ZB's Chris Lynch about how Christchurch is evolving.

Christchurch heritage protesters march to save theatre

Christchurch heritage protesters march to save theatre

Thursday, 20 March 2014 7:50 a.m. by Media3News

Christchurch heritage advocates will be out in force again today in an effort to save the Majestic Theatre.

Alpine Fault not so well behaved

Alpine Fault not so 'well behaved'

Wednesday, 19 March 2014 11:49 p.m. by MediaStuff

The Alpine Fault may have generated more large earthquakes than previously thought, making it increasingly dangerous in future, new research says.

Keeping Christchurch Moving 19th March 2014

Keeping Christchurch Moving 19th March 2014

Wednesday, 19 March 2014 7:49 p.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News   Wednesday 19 March

CTV News Wednesday 19 March

Wednesday, 19 March 2014 7:45 p.m. by MediaCTV

Smaller Commercial Rebuilds Are Happening

Smaller Commercial Rebuilds Are Happening

Wednesday, 19 March 2014 3:12 p.m. by Swiggs Popular

There is plenty happening in the Rebuild of Christchurch.

Chris Cantabs: Lorraine

Chris' Cantabs: Lorraine

Wednesday, 19 March 2014 1:52 p.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB

Chris' Cantab for this week is Lorraine who works at the Public Hospital and is loved by so many.  Chris finds out more about this wonderful lady.

UC simulating more than 100 earthquakes in its lab to design safer buildings

UC simulating more than 100 earthquakes in its lab to design safer buildings

Wednesday, 19 March 2014 12:47 p.m. by CanterburyUniversity Popular

The University of Canterbury (UC) is simulating more than 100 earthquakes on a building prototype to make post-quake buildings safer.

Manchester Street – closed north of Bealey Avenue

Manchester Street – closed north of Bealey Avenue

Wednesday, 19 March 2014 9:59 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised Manchester Street north of Bealey Avenue will be closed between Bealey Avenue and 433 Manchester Street (south of Purchas Street) to through traffic from tomorrow for approximately two weeks.

Lots of plans, not enough progress

Lots of plans, not enough progress

Wednesday, 19 March 2014 9:06 a.m. by MediaThePress

Fail to plan, said the ever-quotable Ben Franklin, and you plan to fail.

City2Surf – Sunday 23 March – Road closures in place

City2Surf – Sunday 23 March – Road closures in place

Wednesday, 19 March 2014 8:53 a.m. by Transport4chch

The City2Surf event takes place on Sunday 23 March 2014. Road closures and restrictions will be in place on a number of roads leading up to and during the event.  

Quake stress creates the new vulnerable

Quake stress creates the 'new vulnerable'

Wednesday, 19 March 2014 7:05 a.m. by MediaStuff

Middle-aged Cantabrians living previously comfortable lives have been identified as a new at-risk group for post-earthquake stress.

Only half of red-zone homes demolished

Only half of red-zone homes demolished

Wednesday, 19 March 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

Demolition of the residential red zone needs to accelerate so all homes on the flat land can be cleared by the end-of-year target.

Demolition rate to ramp up next month

Demolition rate to ramp up next month

Wednesday, 19 March 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

Demolition of the residential red zone needs to accelerate so all homes on the flat land can be cleared by the end-of-year target.

Demolition rate to ramp up next month

Demolition rate to ramp up next month

Wednesday, 19 March 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

Demolition of the residential red zone needs to accelerate so all homes on the flat land can be cleared by the end-of-year target.

Celebrating the Irish, Christchurch and the rebuild

Celebrating the Irish, Christchurch and the rebuild

Tuesday, 18 March 2014 8:25 p.m. by Media3News

St Patricks Day at the Bog Irish Bar spent the day celebrating the Irish that have come to the city to help with the rebuild.

CTV News   Tuesday 18 March

CTV News Tuesday 18 March

Tuesday, 18 March 2014 7:59 p.m. by MediaCTV

Southland District Council CEO appointed to key rebuild and recovery role at Christchurch City Council

Southland District Council CEO appointed to key rebuild and recovery role at Christchurch City Council

Tuesday, 18 March 2014 6:23 p.m. by GovtCCC Popular

Southland District Council Chief Executive David Adamson has been appointed as the Christchurch City Council's Director of Facilities and Infrastructure Rebuild.

Planned road works for Mt Pleasant

Planned road works for Mt Pleasant

Tuesday, 18 March 2014 4:53 p.m. by MtPleasantCC

To find out about the road works planned for Mt Pleasant in the coming weeks please see the link below.  This work involves the closure of the bottom section of […]

Hereford Street bridge one-way restriction

Hereford Street bridge one-way restriction

Tuesday, 18 March 2014 3:45 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that the Hereford Street Bridge is closed to westbound traffic. Westbound road users can access west of the bridge via Colombo and St Asaph Street.  

Child Haematology Oncology Centre to be open for Christmas

Child Haematology Oncology Centre to be open for Christmas

Tuesday, 18 March 2014 2:34 p.m. by GovtDHB

Christchurch Hospital’s new temporary Child Haematology Oncology Centre is on track to open before Christmas.

Riccarton House Repairs

Riccarton House Repairs

Tuesday, 18 March 2014 1:30 p.m. by MediaCTV

Christchurch Convention Centre Precinct Bidders

Christchurch Convention Centre Precinct Bidders

Tuesday, 18 March 2014 1:30 p.m. by MediaCTV

Video: Tourists illegally squatting in quake houses

Video: Tourists illegally squatting in quake houses

Tuesday, 18 March 2014 12:25 p.m. by Media3News

CERA has caught a group of tourists camping out in one of Christchurch's quake-damaged homes.

Lianne Dalziel - Weekly Update

Lianne Dalziel - Weekly Update

Tuesday, 18 March 2014 12:12 p.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB

Christchurch City Mayor Lianne Dalziel talks to Newstalk ZB's Chris Lynch in the Mayor's weekly catch up.

Lyttelton Tunnel Maintenance Works – night works Thurs 20 March

Lyttelton Tunnel Maintenance Works – night works Thurs 20 March

Tuesday, 18 March 2014 12:05 p.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:               

Burwood Road closure this week

Burwood Road closure this week

Tuesday, 18 March 2014 11:42 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that this week Burwood Road will be closed to through traffic between Clarevale Street and Newhaven Street while the wastewater main is replaced. 

Safety and security challenges for CERA staff in the Residential Red Zone

Safety and security challenges for CERA staff in the Residential Red Zone

Tuesday, 18 March 2014 10:25 a.m. by GovtCera Popular

Tourists using bedrooms as toilets and post-settlement bonfires are just some of the challenges faced by Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority staff tasked with keeping an eye on Crown-owned properties in the Residential Red Zone.

Secondary stressors now a larger factor for earthquake affected residents

Secondary stressors now a larger factor for earthquake affected residents

Tuesday, 18 March 2014 10:17 a.m. by GovtCera Popular

Results of the third Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority Wellbeing Survey released today show secondary stressors are now more keenly felt by those affected by the earthquakes.

Lynched- Monday 17 March - Lianne Dalziel

Lynched- Monday 17 March - Lianne Dalziel

Tuesday, 18 March 2014 10:02 a.m. by ChrisLynch

Call to spend land-damage payouts fixing sections

Call to spend land-damage payouts fixing sections

Monday, 17 March 2014 11:48 p.m. by MediaThePress

Insurers want a law change so in future people are forced to use EQC land-damage payouts on fixing their sections rather than pocketing the money or spending it elsewhere.

A request to Council.

A request to Council.

Monday, 17 March 2014 8:25 p.m. by EmpoweredChCh

Thank you for the Hazard Forum on the weekend.

Keeping Christchurch Moving 17th March 2014

Keeping Christchurch Moving 17th March 2014

Monday, 17 March 2014 7:13 p.m. by MediaCTV

Keeping Christchurch Moving 18th March 2014

Keeping Christchurch Moving 18th March 2014

Monday, 17 March 2014 7:12 p.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News   Monday 17 March

CTV News Monday 17 March

Monday, 17 March 2014 6:54 p.m. by MediaCTV

Cycle Powered Cinema touring the North Island!

Cycle Powered Cinema touring the North Island!

Monday, 17 March 2014 5:33 p.m. by GapFiller

We’ve received a number of requests from around the place from groups asking to borrow or hire our Cycle-powered Cinema. 

Christchurch Irish flock to the Bog for St Patricks Day

Christchurch Irish flock to the Bog for St Patrick's Day

Monday, 17 March 2014 4:35 p.m. by Media3News

Re-opening just a week before St Patrick's Day has made for a busy day at the Bog Irish Bar.

EQC working with Christchurch City Council

EQC working with Christchurch City Council

Monday, 17 March 2014 4:21 p.m. by GovtEQC Popular

Canterbury Earthquake Insurance Rebuild Programme Presentation

Canterbury Earthquake Insurance Rebuild Programme Presentation

Monday, 17 March 2014 2:45 p.m. by InsuranceCouncilNZ Popular

Canterbury Earthquake Insurance Rebuild Programme. Presented by Samson Samasoni, ICNZ Communications Manager

Quake floor levels under review

Quake floor levels under review

Monday, 17 March 2014 2:10 p.m. by MediaRNZ Popular

Rebuild Programme Progress Presentation by ICNZ

Rebuild Programme Progress Presentation by ICNZ

Monday, 17 March 2014 12:45 p.m. by RebuildChristchurch Popular

CanCERN and Insurance Council New Zealand facilitated a session for a small group of community leaders including look in more detail at the Canterbury Insurance Rebuild Programme progress.

Top businessman to help launch Student Volunteer Army’s 2014 campaign

Top businessman to help launch Student Volunteer Army’s 2014 campaign

Monday, 17 March 2014 12:29 p.m. by CanterburyUniversity Popular

One of New Zealand's most successful businessmen, founder of 42 Below vodka and Moa beer, Geoff Ross, will help to launch the University of Canterbury (UC) Student Volunteer Army’s 2014 campaign on campus next week.

A double eSTRESSo:- your daily coffee is a powerful drug and can even spark panic attacks

A double eSTRESSo:- your daily coffee is a powerful drug and can even spark panic attacks

Monday, 17 March 2014 10:52 a.m. by AnxietySupport

Research shows we massively underestimate caffeine's effects on our bodies and brains 

The BNZ Amazing Place playground competition

The BNZ Amazing Place playground competition

Monday, 17 March 2014 10:52 a.m. by GovtCCDU Popular

Roger Sutton to lose his locks today for cancer research

Roger Sutton to lose his locks today for cancer research

Monday, 17 March 2014 10:24 a.m. by GovtCera Popular

Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority chief executive Roger Sutton will have his hair shaved off today as part of Shave Week, the annual fundraiser for Leukaemia and Blood Cancer.