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Strong response to Draft Transition Recovery Plan

Strong response to Draft Transition Recovery Plan

Friday, 31 July 2015 9:18 a.m. by GovtCera

The Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority (CERA) has started analysing more than 2500 written comments received on the transition of recovery arrangements in greater Christchurch.

SUBMISSION ON THE DRAFT TRANSITION PLAN - Deon Swiggs

SUBMISSION ON THE DRAFT TRANSITION PLAN - Deon Swiggs

Thursday, 30 July 2015 4:05 p.m. by Swiggs Featured Popular

Recovery Plan to allow new red zone offers

Recovery Plan to allow new red zone offers

Thursday, 30 July 2015 9:17 a.m. by GovtCera

A Recovery Plan has been approved that will enable new Crown offers to be made for vacant, insured commercial and uninsured properties in the Residential Red Zone.

Transition Plan Submission – Empowered Christchurch

Transition Plan Submission – Empowered Christchurch

Tuesday, 28 July 2015 5:26 p.m. by EmpoweredChCh Popular

Why you should have a say in on the Transition Plan

Why you should have a say in on the Transition Plan

Friday, 24 July 2015 8:26 p.m. by Swiggs Featured Popular

With less than one week to go until submissions close on the draft transitional plan I encourage you to take 30 minutes of your time out now, read this and then have your say in any way you feel comfortable.

Council says "ready, willing and able" in response to CERAs transition plan

Council says "ready, willing and able" in response to CERA's transition plan

Friday, 24 July 2015 7:46 p.m. by GovtCCC Featured Popular

Christchurch City Councillors today gave a unanimous and resounding endorsement of the Government's proposal to return leadership to the city.

Public Notice: Amendments to the Canterbury Regional Policy Statement

Public Notice: Amendments to the Canterbury Regional Policy Statement

Thursday, 23 July 2015 12:47 p.m. by GovtCera

The Minister for Canterbury Earthquake Recovery, Hon Gerry Brownlee, has given approval for amendments to be made to the Canterbury Regional Policy Statement.

New playground for Christmas

New playground for Christmas

Sunday, 19 July 2015 3:58 p.m. by GovtBeehive

Nicky Wagner | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

Future Christchurch Update - July 2015

Future Christchurch Update - July 2015

Thursday, 16 July 2015 10:47 a.m. by GovtCera

Chief Executives update - 16 July 2015

Chief Executive's update - 16 July 2015

Thursday, 16 July 2015 10:39 a.m. by GovtCera

John Ombler, Acting Chief Executive, Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority, and Dr. Karleen Edwards, Chief Executive, Christchurch City Council, talk about the Christchurch City Council Long Term Plan, transition, and the relationship between Christchurch City Council and Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority.

Draft Victoria Square restoration plan released for feedback

Draft Victoria Square restoration plan released for feedback

Wednesday, 15 July 2015 11:50 a.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Nicky Wagner | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

Notes to consider on the draft transition plan

Notes to consider on the draft transition plan

Monday, 13 July 2015 10:43 a.m. by Swiggs Featured Popular

The Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Act 2011 expires on 18 April 2016. On 2 July 2015 CERA released a draft Transition Recovery Plan – , which can be viewed at and submitted on through . Feedback is due by .

Discussions begin on reform of EQC Act

Discussions begin on reform of EQC Act

Monday, 6 July 2015 4:26 p.m. by GovtBeehive Featured Popular

Minister Responsible for the Earthquake Commission (EQC), Gerry Brownlee, and Associate Minister of Finance, Steven Joyce, say the Government has developed a number of proposals to reform the EQC Act, which are being released for public discussion today. 

Vital Christchurch “Conversation” Requires Leadership & Vision

Vital Christchurch “Conversation” Requires Leadership & Vision

Saturday, 4 July 2015 2:09 p.m. by RebuildChristchurch

Christchurch city’s largest online recovery community warns that clear leadership and vision is required following the Government’s announcement of plans for regeneration of the city.

Mayors statement following Prime Ministers announcement

Mayor's statement following Prime Minister's announcement

Friday, 3 July 2015 11:41 a.m. by LianneDalziel

Christchurch Mayor Lianne Dalziel has welcomed Prime Minister John Key's announcement this afternoon regarding plans for the transition of the Government's role in the recovery of Christchurch back to the city.

Developer chosen for inner city neighbourhoods

Developer chosen for inner city neighbourhoods

Thursday, 2 July 2015 1:29 p.m. by GovtBeehive Featured Popular

The new inner Christchurch frame residential living. 

Gerry Brownlee: Regeneration the focus of Chch governance

Gerry Brownlee: Regeneration the focus of Chch governance

Thursday, 2 July 2015 1:27 p.m. by GovtBeehive Featured Popular

Press Release: New Zealand Government

John Key Speech: Plans for earthquake recovery laws

John Key Speech: Plans for earthquake recovery laws

Thursday, 2 July 2015 1:24 p.m. by GovtBeehive Featured Popular

Developer chosen for inner city neighbourhoods

Developer chosen for inner city neighbourhoods

Thursday, 2 July 2015 12:50 p.m. by GovtBeehive

Gerry Brownlee | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

Public feedback sought on transition

Public feedback sought on transition

Thursday, 2 July 2015 12:48 p.m. by GovtCera Featured Popular

Regeneration the focus of Chch governance

Regeneration the focus of Chch governance

Thursday, 2 July 2015 12:41 p.m. by GovtBeehive

Gerry Brownlee | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

Major Christchurch recovery announcements expected

Major Christchurch recovery announcements expected

Wednesday, 1 July 2015 10:42 p.m. by MediaThePress

New power structures for Canterbury's recovery are expected to be revealed on Thursday.

More time for relocations from red zone

More time for relocations from red zone

Tuesday, 30 June 2015 3:42 p.m. by GovtCera Featured Popular

The Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority has allowed extensions beyond today’s flat land red zone clearance target so that dwellings wanted for further use can be spared from demolition and relocated.

HRC continues to urge Government to act with dignity

HRC continues to urge Government to act with dignity

Friday, 26 June 2015 2:42 p.m. by HumanRightsComm

HRC continues to urge Government to act with dignity

Quake Outcasts v The Minister for Canterbury Earthquake

Quake Outcasts v The Minister for Canterbury Earthquake

Thursday, 25 June 2015 11:58 a.m. by PRNews

Quake Outcasts v The Minister for Canterbury Earthquake

Comment sought on red zone offers

Comment sought on red zone offers

Thursday, 25 June 2015 9:32 a.m. by GovtCera Featured Popular

The public is being invited to have a say on new Crown offers for vacant, uninsured and commercial/industrial properties in the Residential Red Zone, based on the preliminary views and key criteria released today.

Extending Canterbury accommodation support

Extending Canterbury accommodation support

Wednesday, 24 June 2015 4:48 p.m. by GovtBeehive

Anne Tolley | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

US visit strengthens partnership

US visit strengthens partnership

Monday, 15 June 2015 8:37 a.m. by NickyWagner

Christchurch repairs and rebuilds progressing

Christchurch repairs and rebuilds progressing

Thursday, 11 June 2015 9:49 p.m. by GovtBeehive

Govt cash injection fails to stop Christchurch convention centre delay

Govt cash injection fails to stop Christchurch convention centre delay

Thursday, 11 June 2015 2:24 p.m. by MediaThePress

Christchurch's convention centre was delayed despite the Government releasing money to make it happen faster, official documents show.

John Ombler: No black hole at Cera

John Ombler: No 'black hole' at Cera

Wednesday, 10 June 2015 9:58 a.m. by MediaThePress

Acting chief executive of the Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority John Ombler has rejected assertions that Cera is facing because of staff departures.

Feedback released on future of Victoria Square

Feedback released on future of Victoria Square

Thursday, 4 June 2015 4:23 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Nicky Wagner | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

Chief Executives update - 4 June  2015

Chief Executive's update - 4 June 2015

Thursday, 4 June 2015 1:19 p.m. by GovtCera Popular

Acting Chief Executive of the Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority, John Ombler, gives a monthly update on CERA's work to lead the recovery. Read the latest edition of the Future Christchurch Update.

Future Christchurch Update - June 2015

Future Christchurch Update - June 2015

Thursday, 4 June 2015 10:48 a.m. by GovtCera Popular

Police Station Building Implosion Live Stream

Police Station Building Implosion Live Stream

Sunday, 31 May 2015 8:46 a.m. by RebuildChristchurch Recommended Featured Popular

Implosion at 32:34

Funding for more Christchurch youth events

Funding for more Christchurch youth events

Thursday, 28 May 2015 2:24 p.m. by GovtBeehive

Nicky Wagner | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

Funding for more Christchurch youth events

Funding for more Christchurch youth events

Thursday, 28 May 2015 2:22 p.m. by GovtCera Popular

Christchurch youth councils will be creating fun and exciting events this winter as a result of a funding boost from the 2014 Winter Chill programme, Associate Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Minister Nicky Wagner says.

Deadline for Publication of Draft Residential Red Zone Offer Recovery Plan Extended

Deadline for Publication of Draft Residential Red Zone Offer Recovery Plan Extended

Tuesday, 26 May 2015 2:47 p.m. by GovtCera Popular

The deadline for the Chief Executive of CERA to make public his proposals on Crown offers to buy vacant, commercial and uninsured improved properties in the residential red zones has been extended.

Deadline for Publication of Draft Residential Red Zone Offer Recovery Plan Extended

Deadline for Publication of Draft Residential Red Zone Offer Recovery Plan Extended

Tuesday, 26 May 2015 2:08 p.m. by GovtCera

The deadline for the Chief Executive of CERA to make public his proposals on Crown offers to buy vacant, commercial and uninsured improved properties in the residential red zones has been extended.

Bus Interchange opening signals new era

Bus Interchange opening signals new era

Monday, 25 May 2015 9:04 a.m. by GovtBeehive

Gerry Brownlee | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

New opening date for Bus Interchange

New opening date for Bus Interchange

Thursday, 21 May 2015 12:48 p.m. by GovtCera

Christchurch's new Bus Interchange will open to the public, and services will begin operating from it, on Monday 25 May.

Govt support for Canterbury rebuild now $16.5b

Govt support for Canterbury rebuild now $16.5b

Thursday, 21 May 2015 11:35 a.m. by GovtBeehive

Gerry Brownlee | Budget 2015

Prime Minister says Christchurch convention centre costs "prohibitive"

Prime Minister says Christchurch convention centre costs "prohibitive"

Wednesday, 20 May 2015 12:32 p.m. by MediaThePress

Costs for a Christchurch Convention Centre have blown out meaning budget pruning work is needed, Prime Minister John Key says.

CERA- compulsory acquisition

CERA- compulsory acquisition

Saturday, 16 May 2015 11:53 a.m. by GrantShandLawyers

Public Notice: Land Use Recovery Plan amendment to date of review and minor amendments

Public Notice: Land Use Recovery Plan amendment to date of review and minor amendments

Friday, 15 May 2015 2:32 p.m. by GovtCera

The Minister for Canterbury Earthquake Recovery, Hon Gerry Brownlee, has given approval for amendments to be made to the Land Use Recovery Plan extending the date of the Review from April 2015 to 30 September 2015 and to assist with interpretation of the Recovery Plan.

Supporting Cantabrians health and wellbeing

Supporting Cantabrians' health and wellbeing

Friday, 15 May 2015 1:45 p.m. by GovtCera

Associate Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Minister Nicky Wagner says the Community in Mind Shared Programme of Action, being launched today, will ensure the remarkable resilience of Canterbury communities continues.

Council begins talks over sale of part of QEII Park to Ministry of Education

Council begins talks over sale of part of QEII Park to Ministry of Education

Thursday, 14 May 2015 4:52 p.m. by GovtCCC Popular

Christchurch City Council is to begin discussions with the Ministry of Education (MoE) over relocating Avonside Girls' and Shirley Boys' High Schools to part of QEII Park, alongside the new Eastern Recreation and Sport Centre.

Bus Interchange opening postponed

Bus Interchange opening postponed

Thursday, 14 May 2015 2:49 p.m. by GovtCera Popular

Technical issues with the automated system at Christchurch’s new Bus Interchange has meant the operational opening of the facility will be postponed.

Wall design chosen for Earthquake Memorial

Wall design chosen for Earthquake Memorial

Wednesday, 13 May 2015 2:10 p.m. by GovtBeehive

Gerry Brownlee | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

Time To Ask The Hard Questions About The Central City Rebuild

Time To Ask The Hard Questions About The Central City Rebuild

Tuesday, 12 May 2015 3:54 p.m. by Swiggs Featured Popular

There is a saying that when ministers or the government release information late on a Friday it is usually because they want it swept under the rug without too many questions. This happens a lot with this government to do with this recovery and last Friday it happened again. This time we must take notice as it is a very serious situation. We must start asking some hard questions of CERA and the government.

Launch of the Urban Living Wall

Launch of the Urban Living Wall

Tuesday, 12 May 2015 2:22 p.m. by NickyWagner

On Friday last week I had the privilege of launching the Urban Living Wall on the corner of High Street and Cashel Street in the Christchurch Central Business District. The Urban Living Wall project is a partnership between the Department of Conservation (DOC), Christchurch City Council, Fabriko (founders of the Fab Lab), and Auckland University of Technology.

191 inner-city homes from Christchurch Housing Accord

191 inner-city homes from Christchurch Housing Accord

Monday, 11 May 2015 4:38 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

The Government has signed agreements with Fletcher Living for the construction of 191 new homes at two inner-city sites as part of the Housing Accord with the Christchurch City Council, Building and Housing Minister Dr Nick Smith announced today.

Family playground due to open for Christmas holidays

Family playground due to open for Christmas holidays

Friday, 8 May 2015 5:59 p.m. by GovtCCDU Popular

Work is underway to have one of the world’s largest outdoor play areas – the Margaret Mahy Family Playground – open in Christchurch in time for the Christmas holidays.

Chief Executives update - 7 May 2015

Chief Executive's update - 7 May 2015

Thursday, 7 May 2015 4:40 p.m. by GovtCera

Acting Chief Executive of the Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority, John Ombler, gives a monthly update on CERA's work to lead the recovery. Read the latest edition of the Future Christchurch Update.

Future Christchurch Update - May 2015

Future Christchurch Update - May 2015

Thursday, 7 May 2015 10:51 a.m. by GovtCera

Public to have say on red zone offers

Public to have say on red zone offers

Tuesday, 5 May 2015 10:25 a.m. by GovtCera Popular

The public is being invited to have a say on a Recovery Plan addressing Crown offers to buy vacant, uninsured and commercial/industrial properties in the Residential Red Zone.

Consultation open on the preliminary draft Lyttelton Port Recovery Plan

Consultation open on the preliminary draft Lyttelton Port Recovery Plan

Friday, 1 May 2015 4:18 p.m. by GovtCera

Environment Canterbury has developed the preliminary draft Lyttelton Port Recovery Plan and is inviting public feedback until 5pm, 11 May 2015. This feedback will then inform the draft plan which will be delivered to the Minister for Canterbury Earthquake Recovery by 14 August 2015.