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Avon-Otakaro Network welcomes Government announcement on residential red zone lands

Avon-Otakaro Network welcomes Government announcement on residential red zone lands

Thursday, 17 April 2014 10:10 a.m. by AvonOtakaro Featured

“It is great that at last there is some forward traction on future use of the Avon River residential red zone lands, it is time we started to heal the wound that runs right through the east,” says Evan Smith Co-Chair of Avon-Otakaro Network (AvON).

Community to have say on red zone’s future

Community to have say on red zone’s future

Thursday, 17 April 2014 9:23 a.m. by GovtBeehive

Gerry Brownlee | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

MBIE guidance for multi-unit residential buildings released

MBIE guidance for multi-unit residential buildings released

Wednesday, 16 April 2014 4:14 p.m. by GovtDBH

Additional MBIE guidance for multi-unit residential buildings released

Christchurch Housing Accord announced

Christchurch Housing Accord announced

Wednesday, 16 April 2014 12:05 p.m. by GovtCCC Featured

The acute shortage of affordable housing in Christchurch will only be solved by the Christchurch City Council and the Government working together, Christchurch Mayor Lianne Dalziel says.

Government to sign CBD office contracts

Government to sign CBD office contracts

Tuesday, 15 April 2014 5:00 p.m. by MediaThePress

Public servants could be back in central Christchurch by next spring, with the Government on the verge of signing deals for four new buildings.

Lynched- Monday 14 April - Dr Nick Smith

Lynched- Monday 14 April - Dr Nick Smith

Tuesday, 15 April 2014 10:50 a.m. by ChrisLynch

The Evolocity Boot camp was launched today

The Evolocity Boot camp was launched today

Tuesday, 15 April 2014 10:02 a.m. by NickyWagner

It encourages young people to get involved in assembling an electric vehicle, modifying it and putting it through its paces a Ruapuna in November. It’s a really exciting project and a dozen teams are ready to take part. The idea is to give school students a taste of S T & M – Science, Technology and Electronics and Maths subjects, and be involved in a hands on project, mentored by enthusiasts. There are huge opportunities around electric vehicles in terms of clean technology, environme ...

Chief Executives update - 11 April 2014

Chief Executive's update - 11 April 2014

Friday, 11 April 2014 3:26 p.m. by GovtCera

1000th Christchurch state house repair marked

1000th Christchurch state house repair marked

Friday, 11 April 2014 12:46 p.m. by GovtBeehive

1000th Christchurch state house repair marked

Greater Christchurch Recovery Update - Issue 31 (April 2014)

Greater Christchurch Recovery Update - Issue 31 (April 2014)

Friday, 11 April 2014 10:17 a.m. by GovtCera

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We’ve moved from demolition to construction.....

We’ve moved from demolition to construction.....

Thursday, 10 April 2014 5:00 p.m. by NickyWagner

On Thursday I went to the opening of the STAND Children’s Services building Te Ao Marama – the new complex at Glenelg Health Camp.  Te Ao Marama means the World of light.   In 1919 Health Camps were established to support and help children to thrive, If I fast forward to 2000 Stand Children’s Services continue this work.   The new complex provides a safe place, accommodation and schooling, a gym and a swimming pool for children who stay up to 5 weeks.&n ...

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.

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.

Lynched- Monday 07 April - Russel Norman

Lynched- Monday 07 April - Russel Norman

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

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.

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.

Kapa haka at Phillipstown

Kapa haka at Phillipstown

Wednesday, 2 April 2014 2:16 p.m. by NickyWagner

 

Lynched- Monday 31 March - Phil Twyford

Lynched- Monday 31 March - Phil Twyford

Tuesday, 1 April 2014 12:51 p.m. by ChrisLynch Featured

 

PM John Key: Monthly catchup

PM John Key: Monthly catchup

Tuesday, 1 April 2014 10:20 a.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB

Prime Minister John Key talks to Newstalk ZB's Chris Lynch about the issues at the moment

Coroner has too much faith in Fire Service - CTV families

Coroner has too much faith in Fire Service - CTV families

Monday, 31 March 2014 8:45 a.m. by MediaOneNews

The coroner has too much faith in the Fire Service's ability to change, a lawyer for some of the CTV building victims' families says.

Crown told to consult on rebuild

Crown told to consult on rebuild

Monday, 31 March 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

The Government needs to take a leaf out of the Christchurch City Council's book and consult widely on its anchor projects before residents feel they are not part of the city, a local MP has warned.

Wellingtons chance to see Christchurchs Amazing Place

Wellington's chance to see Christchurch's Amazing Place

Friday, 28 March 2014 12:36 p.m. by GovtCera

The imaginative and innovative playground designs created by Canterbury’s school children will be on show on Wellington’s waterfront for the next four weeks.

Greens: Russel and Metiria

Greens: Russel and Metiria

Thursday, 27 March 2014 12:32 p.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB

Green's Co-Leaders Metiria Turei and Russel Norman talks to newstalk ZB's Chris Lynch about local and national issues

Final Civil Defence payment for council earthquake response

Final Civil Defence payment for council earthquake response

Tuesday, 25 March 2014 8:25 p.m. by GovtBeehive

Release: New Zealand Government

Resilience, Building Momentum, Leaders Forums and the rest

Resilience, Building Momentum, Leaders Forums and the rest

Tuesday, 25 March 2014 7:01 p.m. by Swiggs Popular

Words words words. There are so many buzz words out around the circles of those charged with leading this city. Unfortunately there is still disconnect with those ‘in the know’ and those who aren’t with those who do not fit or conform slowly being side-lined and distracted. My fear is this causes questions of who to trust.

Lynched- Monday 24 March - Nicky Wagner

Lynched- Monday 24 March - Nicky Wagner

Tuesday, 25 March 2014 9:41 a.m. by ChrisLynch

Christchurch Rebuild: Dunking the doughnut theory

Christchurch Rebuild: Dunking the doughnut theory

Tuesday, 25 March 2014 5:15 a.m. by MediaHerald

Earthquake Recovery Minister Gerry Brownlee is up for the challenge to keep the momentum on the Christchurch rebuild going by constantly showing "flags of progress" because that "helps everybody keep buoyant".

Dumping in Residential Red Zone under investigation

Dumping in Residential Red Zone under investigation

Friday, 21 March 2014 2:08 p.m. by GovtCera

While the dumping of commercial and domestic waste in the Residential Red Zone has been an issue for some time, a joint investigation by CERA, ECan and the Christchurch City Council in to illegal industrial waste dumping by a contractor is now underway.

$2.5m boost to restore Canterbury Provincial Council Buildings

$2.5m boost to restore Canterbury Provincial Council Buildings

Friday, 21 March 2014 1:34 p.m. by EarthquakeAppeal

The Christchurch Earthquake Appeal Trust and the Ministry for Culture and Heritage today announced they will jointly provide funding of $2.5 million for the Canterbury Provincial Council Buildings, to be used towards restoration and reconstruction of its Armagh and Durham street stone towers. When completed, this work is intended to enable the adjacent wooden buildings to re-open for public use as soon as possible.

Gerry Brownlee: Canterbury Recovery

Gerry Brownlee: Canterbury Recovery

Friday, 21 March 2014 12:15 p.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB

Earthquake Recovery Minister Gerry Brownlee talks to Newstalk ZB's Chris Lynch about the latest on Christchurch

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

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

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.

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

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.

Anglicans tell Peters to butt out

Anglicans tell Peters to butt out

Sunday, 16 March 2014 2:46 p.m. by Media3News

The Anglican Church is reminding Winston Peters that ChristChurch Cathedral is its property and should not be part of talks to form a government.

Questions and answers from CERA

Questions and answers from CERA

Friday, 14 March 2014 12:07 p.m. by EmpoweredChCh

Questions asked 17 February via email to CERA. 

The Planning of New Christchurch Part Four: Anchornomics

The Planning of New Christchurch Part Four: Anchornomics

Wednesday, 12 March 2014 5:17 p.m. by BarnabyBennett

“Is this what you meant?”

The Planning of New Christchurch Part Three and a Half: The Cathedral

The Planning of New Christchurch Part Three and a Half: The Cathedral

Wednesday, 12 March 2014 5:16 p.m. by BarnabyBennett

The battle for the Cathedral marches on. It struck me late last year how incredibly sad it will be if the current cathedral is destroyed because the idea of an empty flat site right in the heart of the city fills me with dread. So my preferences for the Cathedral are:

The Planning of New Christchurch Part Three: The River Project

The Planning of New Christchurch Part Three: The River Project

Wednesday, 12 March 2014 5:15 p.m. by BarnabyBennett

by Barnaby Bennett

Planning of New Christchurch Pt 1:The Politicisation of CERA

Planning of New Christchurch Pt 1:The Politicisation of CERA

Wednesday, 12 March 2014 5:05 p.m. by BarnabyBennett Popular

No government was ever going to be able to seamlessly respond to a crazy series of events like the earthquakes that hit Christchurch between September 2010 and the end of 2011. It was an insanely complex and difficult event and the tangled nature of all the little parts mean the development of new ideas and plans and the construction of these is no easy task. Yet, this shouldn’t mean a pass card for our representatives. In this article I’ll argue, and explain, why I think the removal ...

Thousands call for insurance advice

Thousands call for insurance advice

Wednesday, 12 March 2014 1:14 a.m. by MediaStuff

Cantabrians frustrated by earthquake insurance claims have contacted a Government-run advisory service more than 3500 times in 10 months.

Recovery leaders miss forum on Ceras role

Recovery leaders miss forum on Cera's role

Tuesday, 11 March 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

The Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority (Cera) was absent from a community forum about its recovery role and how it will transition out of Christchurch.

Class action suit against Govt insurer

Class action suit against Govt insurer

Sunday, 9 March 2014 7:37 a.m. by Media3News

 

Christchurch rebuild: A city stalled

Christchurch rebuild: A city stalled

Saturday, 8 March 2014 7:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

The Government's Blueprint plan to rebuild central Christchurch looks to be stalling. So how did we get to where we are and what might have been the critical mistakes? JOHN McCRONE investigates.

People of Chch vs Southern Response

People of Chch vs Southern Response

Friday, 7 March 2014 5:52 p.m. by Media3News

Policy holders are combining forces to take group action against their insurer, Southern Response.

Chief Executives update - 7 March 2014

Chief Executive's update - 7 March 2014

Friday, 7 March 2014 4:12 p.m. by GovtCera

Greater Christchurch Recovery Update - Issue 30 (March 2014)

Greater Christchurch Recovery Update - Issue 30 (March 2014)

Friday, 7 March 2014 3:55 p.m. by GovtCera

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In The Know initiative keeping the community informed

In The Know initiative keeping the community informed

Friday, 7 March 2014 1:48 p.m. by GovtCera

The launch of a new community-driven assistance website has been applauded by Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority chief executive Roger Sutton.

David Cunliffe: Flooding Assessment

David Cunliffe: Flooding Assessment

Friday, 7 March 2014 12:45 p.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB

Labour Leader David Cunliffe talks to Newstalk ZB's Chris Lynch about the assessment he is seeing of the damage caused by the floods.

Popular Container Mall on the move

Popular Container Mall on the move

Thursday, 6 March 2014 3:21 p.m. by GovtCera

A partnership between the Crown and the private sector will ensure Christchurch's iconic Re:START Mall continues operating with the use of another central city location, Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Minister Gerry Brownlee says.

Preliminary design for new Bus Interchange

Preliminary design for new Bus Interchange

Thursday, 6 March 2014 3:05 p.m. by GovtBeehive

Gerry Brownlee | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

Popular Container Mall on the move

Popular Container Mall on the move

Thursday, 6 March 2014 2:48 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Gerry Brownlee | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

PM tours flood-hit Christchurch businesses

PM tours flood-hit Christchurch businesses

Thursday, 6 March 2014 12:46 p.m. by MediaHerald

Prime Minister John Key has today seen firsthand the damage wrought by the bad weather that has hammered Christchurch, telling flooded business owners to "hang in there".

Green rebuild would lessen Christchurch flood risk

Green rebuild would lessen Christchurch flood risk

Thursday, 6 March 2014 12:10 p.m. by PRNews

Press Release: Green Party

New venture a big boost for future construction

New venture a big boost for future construction

Thursday, 6 March 2014 11:02 a.m. by GovtBeehive

Gerry Brownlee | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

Brownlee let down by EQC

Brownlee 'let down' by EQC

Thursday, 6 March 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

A humiliated Gerry Brownlee has apologised to Labour MPs he sledged over their workrate on behalf of earthquake victims and says he feels let down by EQC.

Service to assist residents affected by flooding

Service to assist residents affected by flooding

Wednesday, 5 March 2014 2:02 p.m. by GovtCera

A programme that has assisted vulnerable households with emergency repairs for earthquake damage will be used to assist those affected by the flooding currently impacting on Greater Christchurch, says Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Minister Gerry Brownlee.

Lynched- Monday 3rd March -  David Cunliffe

Lynched- Monday 3rd March - David Cunliffe

Tuesday, 4 March 2014 11:54 a.m. by ChrisLynch