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Temporary car park closure -Cnr St Asaph & Antigua Streets

Temporary car park closure -Cnr St Asaph & Antigua Streets

Friday, 22 August 2014 2:50 p.m. by Transport4chch

Media release from CERA: The temporary car park on the former Canterbury Brewery site (at the corner of St Asaph and Antigua Streets) will be closed from midnight tonight to allow a special coating to be applied to its surface. …

Port Hills mass movement decision announced

Port Hills mass movement decision announced

Friday, 22 August 2014 1:34 p.m. by GovtCCC Popular

The safety of people living on earthquake-damaged land in the Port Hills at risk of mass movement is at the heart of decisions announced today.

Central City – from Monday 25th August

Central City – from Monday 25th August

Friday, 22 August 2014 12:00 p.m. by Transport4chch

  Antigua Street one way northbound only between Moorhouse Ave and St Asaph Street. Armagh Street westbound only between Barbadoes Street and Madras Street. Armagh Street closed between Durham Street and Colombo Street. Colombo Street northbound only through at the Armagh Street …

CBD – Available Routes Map 22nd August – 29th August

CBD – Available Routes Map 22nd August – 29th August

Friday, 22 August 2014 10:55 a.m. by Transport4chch

For available routes around the Central City please find below the CBD network map. This is updated weekly. Please click here to download the network map - Available Routes Map    

Main Road, Mt Pleasant – closure from Mon 25 August

Main Road, Mt Pleasant – closure from Mon 25 August

Thursday, 21 August 2014 8:06 a.m. by Transport4chch

Main Road, Mt Pleasant (near the moa cave) will be closed again from Monday 25 August for the new wastewater pressure main to be tested and commissioned. 

Community to recommend location for Eastern Recreation and Sport Centre

Community to recommend location for Eastern Recreation and Sport Centre

Wednesday, 20 August 2014 3:32 p.m. by GovtCCC

A community advisory group formed to consider a site for a new Eastern Recreation and Sport Centre in north east Christchurch has finalised its recommendations for a preferred site for the facility.

Breakdown of SCIRT Projects in Burwood Pegasus Ward up to August 2014

Breakdown of SCIRT Projects in Burwood Pegasus Ward up to August 2014

Wednesday, 20 August 2014 3:08 p.m. by Swiggs Featured Popular

Here is a list of all the projects by SCIRT in the Burwood Pegasus Ward up to August 2014. To date a total of $512,256,735.00 has been spent in the area on the infrastructure work complete. 

Rebuilding stronger, safer, smarter

Rebuilding stronger, safer, smarter

Wednesday, 20 August 2014 7:56 a.m. by MediaThePress

Christchurch has a first-class opportunity to lead the world in earthquake-resistant design - by building back stronger, safer and smarter.

Keyes Road Roundabout – New Brighton – Closed for road reconstruction

Keyes Road Roundabout – New Brighton – Closed for road reconstruction

Tuesday, 19 August 2014 1:32 p.m. by Transport4chch

The Keyes Road roundabout at New Brighton will be closed from tomorrow, Wednesday 20 August for approximately three weeks for road reconstruction work. The road closure will be in place from 7am. Access to the roundabout will be closed from …

Keyes Road Roundabout – New Brighton – Closed for road reconstruction from Wed 20 Aug

Keyes Road Roundabout – New Brighton – Closed for road reconstruction from Wed 20 Aug

Tuesday, 19 August 2014 1:32 p.m. by Transport4chch

The Keyes Road roundabout at New Brighton will be closed from tomorrow, Wednesday 20 August for approximately three weeks for road reconstruction work. The closures will be in place from 7am. Access to the roundabout will be closed from the …

Lyttelton Tunnel Maintenance Works Restrictions – 20 Aug

Lyttelton Tunnel Maintenance Works Restrictions – 20 Aug

Tuesday, 19 August 2014 12:00 p.m. by Transport4chch

The New Zealand Transport Agency will be undertaking essential maintenance works  in the Lyttelton Tunnel between the hours of 8pm and 6am for one day on: 20 August The night-time works will place restrictions on traffic flows through the tunnel, and …

Bus detours Rookwood Ave – from Wed 20 August

Bus detours Rookwood Ave – from Wed 20 August

Monday, 18 August 2014 11:21 a.m. by Transport4chch

Rookwood Ave - Route: Metrostar From Wednesday 20 August until further notice all buses will detour​ away from Rookwood Ave while road works are carried out. Buses travelling towards The Palms will detour off Keyes Rd onto Dennitt St, Baker St, …

Colombo/Armagh intersection – from 18th August

Colombo/Armagh intersection – from 18th August

Monday, 18 August 2014 7:00 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that from the 18th August: Colombo Street will be northbound only between Gloucester and Armagh Street. Southbound on Colombo Street will be detoured via Cambridge Tce and Manchester Street. Alternative southbound routes: Durham Street and Manchester …

Update: Traffic signals out Buckleys/Linwood/Aldwins – drive with care

Update: Traffic signals out Buckleys/Linwood/Aldwins – drive with care

Friday, 15 August 2014 4:00 p.m. by Transport4chch

A crash this morning at the intersection of Buckleys/Linwood/Aldwins damaged the traffic signals. The traffic signals are out as a result and may not be repaired for some time. A temporary roundabout will be set up with single lane approaches …

Central City – from Monday 18th August

Central City – from Monday 18th August

Friday, 15 August 2014 2:00 p.m. by Transport4chch

New: Durham Street - down to one lane from Salisbury to Kilmore Street.   Antigua Street one way northbound only between Moorhouse Ave and St Asaph Street. Armagh Street westbound only between Barbadoes Street and Madras Street. Madras Street down to one lane from Tuam Street …

CBD – Available Routes Map 15th August – 23rd August

CBD – Available Routes Map 15th August – 23rd August

Friday, 15 August 2014 1:40 p.m. by Transport4chch

For available routes around the Central City please find below the CBD network map. This is updated weekly. Please click here to download the network map - Available Routes Map    

CTV News - Housing Committee Update

CTV News - Housing Committee Update

Thursday, 14 August 2014 11:57 p.m. by MediaCTV

Council approves funding for further short-term flood mitigation work

Council approves funding for further short-term flood mitigation work

Thursday, 14 August 2014 5:19 p.m. by GovtCCC

Christchurch City Council has approved funding for further short-term flood defence measures in the hardest hit areas of Christchurch and will consider potential mitigation options for the Central City.

Consultation opens for two Central City Transport Projects

Consultation opens for two Central City Transport Projects

Thursday, 14 August 2014 5:17 p.m. by Transport4chch

Christchurch City Council is inviting feedback on two key transport projects, Hospital Corner early works and Hagley / Moorhouse Corner. 

Colombo/Armagh intersection – from 14th August

Colombo/Armagh intersection – from 14th August

Wednesday, 13 August 2014 4:27 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that from the 14th August at the Armagh/Colombo intersection: Northbound on Colombo Street will be detoured via Gloucester Street, Oxford Tce, and Armagh Street. Southbound on Colombo Street will be detoured via Cambridge Tce and Manchester Street. …

Flooding Taskforce to deliver final progress report on short-term flood mitigation measures

Flooding Taskforce to deliver final progress report on short-term flood mitigation measures

Wednesday, 13 August 2014 2:04 p.m. by GovtCCC Popular

The Mayoral Flood Taskforce will deliver its final progress report to the Council this Thursday 14 August, outlining short-term flood defence measures that will protect houses in the hardest-hit areas of Christchurch.

Community Committee talks heritage

Community Committee talks heritage

Wednesday, 13 August 2014 10:05 a.m. by GovtCCC

The Christchurch City Council’s Community Committee met today and considered a number of items including:  

Council holds out on church repair bid

Council holds out on church repair bid

Wednesday, 13 August 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

City councillors are holding off giving the Anglican Church a grant to fix an old school building until they get more information about what its plans are for the other historic buildings it owns, including the Cathedral.

Who should pay for community centres?

Who should pay for community centres?

Tuesday, 12 August 2014 4:09 p.m. by stalbanscommunity

Christchurch City Council funding is not in good shape for the rebuild, or so we have been told, with a $900 million shortfall. 

Lynched - Garry Moore - Monday 11 August

Lynched - Garry Moore - Monday 11 August

Monday, 11 August 2014 8:56 p.m. by ChrisLynch

Proposed design concepts for Transport Projects approved for consultation

Proposed design concepts for Transport Projects approved for consultation

Monday, 11 August 2014 3:23 p.m. by GovtCCC

Christchurch City Council’s Earthquake Recovery Committee of the Whole today endorsed proposed concept designs for two transport projects and gave the go-ahead to start public engagement on them.

Bus detours 10th/11th August

Bus detours 10th/11th August

Friday, 8 August 2014 4:33 p.m. by Transport4chch

SUNDAY 10 AUGUST Road: Garlands Rd Route : 23 Hyde Park / Woolston Info: ​On Sunday night from 7pm onwards all buses travelling towards Woolston will detour away from Garlands Rd while road works are carried out. Buses will detour …

Outside the CBD – from Monday 11th August

Outside the CBD – from Monday 11th August

Friday, 8 August 2014 3:55 p.m. by Transport4chch

New Brighton Road – reopened to two-way traffic this week near the Avondale Bridge. Avonside Drive – closed between Stanmore Road and Linwood Ave. Linwood Ave – lane closed on Linwood Ave between Kidbrooke St and Dyers Road. The left-turning slip …

Central City – from Monday 11th August

Central City – from Monday 11th August

Friday, 8 August 2014 2:49 p.m. by Transport4chch

New: Colombo Street – northbound only between Gloucester Street and Manchester Street.   Antigua Street one way northbound only between Moorhouse Ave and Halkett Street. Armagh Street westbound only between Barbadoes Street and Madras Street. Madras Street down to one lane from …

CBD – Available Routes Map 8th August – 16th August

CBD – Available Routes Map 8th August – 16th August

Friday, 8 August 2014 1:40 p.m. by Transport4chch

For available routes around the Central City please find below the CBD network map. This is updated weekly. Please click here to download the network map - Available Routes Map    

Website Map Changes

Website Map Changes

Friday, 8 August 2014 7:00 a.m. by Transport4chch

Recently changes were made to the TransportforChristchurch website map to show only road works, road closures, events and incidents if they: Are on a strategic route* and Have or are likely to have an impact on road users’ journeys (e.g. delays, …

Lyttelton Tunnel Maintenance Works Restrictions – 7 Aug

Lyttelton Tunnel Maintenance Works Restrictions – 7 Aug

Wednesday, 6 August 2014 2:00 p.m. by Transport4chch

The New Zealand Transport Agency will be undertaking essential maintenance works  in the Lyttelton Tunnel between the hours of 8pm and 6am for one day on: 7 August The night-time works will place restrictions on traffic flows through the tunnel, …

Council implements accreditation plan

Council implements accreditation plan

Tuesday, 5 August 2014 2:48 p.m. by GovtCCC

Christchurch City Council is confident it can address concerns raised in a report by International Accreditation New Zealand (IANZ) on its building consent processes.

Traffic signals switched on at Marshland/Prestons Rd intersection

Traffic signals switched on at Marshland/Prestons Rd intersection

Tuesday, 5 August 2014 10:27 a.m. by Transport4chch

Traffic signals are now operational at the intersection of Marshland Road and Prestons Road following work to upgrade the intersection, including widening the roadway to accommodate more lanes.  

Lynched - Monday August 4

Lynched - Monday August 4

Monday, 4 August 2014 9:05 p.m. by ChrisLynch

Madras/St Asaph Street changes from Tuesday 5th August – DELAYS

Madras/St Asaph Street changes from Tuesday 5th August – DELAYS

Monday, 4 August 2014 1:45 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that from tomorrow St Asaph Street will be down to one lane at the Colombo Street intersection. 

Permanent community facility for St Albans

Permanent community facility for St Albans

Monday, 4 August 2014 12:50 a.m. by stalbanscommunity

Rumours have been floating around St Albans for some weeks that the Christchurch City Council is planning to sell off land at 1049 Colombo Street and Caledonian Road and build a community facility instead at 43a Edgeware Road (also owned by the Council). 

Christchurch City Council releases Cameron Partners report

Christchurch City Council releases Cameron Partners report

Friday, 1 August 2014 11:43 a.m. by GovtCCC Recommended Popular

Christchurch City Council today released a milestone report on options for managing the financial challenges and maximising the opportunities arising from the earthquakes.

Gerry Brownlee commends council on frugality needed to save Christchurch

Gerry Brownlee commends council on frugality needed to save Christchurch

Friday, 1 August 2014 11:05 a.m. by MediaOneNews

Gerry Brownlee has commended the Christchurch City Council for having the courage to put unpalatable but prudent options on the table.

Christchurch City has the Government’s support

Christchurch City has the Government’s support

Friday, 1 August 2014 10:06 a.m. by GovtBeehive

Gerry Brownlee | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

$400m assets sale needed to save Christchurch

$400m assets sale needed to save Christchurch

Friday, 1 August 2014 10:04 a.m. by MediaOneNews

The mayor of Christchurch has confirmed that $400 million of the city's assets will need to be sold to make ends meet.

Central City – from Monday 4th August

Central City – from Monday 4th August

Friday, 1 August 2014 8:55 a.m. by Transport4chch

Antigua Street one way northbound only between Moorhouse Ave and Halkett Street. Armagh Street westbound only between Barbadoes Street and Madras Street. Madras Street down to one lane from St Asaph to Lichfield Street. Peterborough Street between Madras Street and Manchester Street closed. …

CBD – Available Routes Map 1st August – 8th August

CBD – Available Routes Map 1st August – 8th August

Friday, 1 August 2014 8:40 a.m. by Transport4chch

For available routes around the Central City please find below the CBD network map. This is updated weekly. Please click here to download the network map -Available Routes Map    

Christchurch may have to sell assets - Mayor

Christchurch may have to sell assets - Mayor

Friday, 1 August 2014 8:38 a.m. by Media3News

Christchurch City Council is considering a $400 million sell-off of its capital assets as it deals with crushing financial losses.

Council approves cycleways projects

Council approves cycleways projects

Thursday, 31 July 2014 4:14 p.m. by GovtCCC

The Council has given the go-ahead for final design and construction to begin on sections of the Major Cycleways routes.

Council approves cycleways projects

Council approves cycleways projects

Thursday, 31 July 2014 4:13 p.m. by Transport4chch

The Christchurch City Council has given the go-ahead for final design and construction to begin on sections of the Major Cycleways routes. Elected members today approved three projects that will improve safety and go on to form part of the …

Public say planned for Ngā Puna Wai Sports Hub

Public say planned for Ngā Puna Wai Sports Hub

Thursday, 31 July 2014 3:10 p.m. by GovtCCC

Residents will soon have a say on plans for a sports hub at the Ngā Puna Wai Reserve in southwest Christchurch.

Triple celebration for Lyttelton Tunnel

Triple celebration for Lyttelton Tunnel

Thursday, 31 July 2014 9:52 a.m. by Transport4chch

Lyttelton Tunnel will next month celebrate its 50th birthday, the opening of the new tunnel control building and national recognition for its engineering heritage with a community event that will include the rare opportunity to walk through the tunnel. The …

Heading to Lyttelton this week in the evenings? Allow a little extra time

Heading to Lyttelton this week in the evenings? Allow a little extra time

Monday, 28 July 2014 10:28 a.m. by Transport4chch

Lyttelton residents and visitors may wish to allow more time for their journey if heading home to or visiting the port town this week.

Central City – from Monday 28th July

Central City – from Monday 28th July

Friday, 25 July 2014 11:04 a.m. by Transport4chch

  Antigua Street one way northbound only between Moorhouse Ave and Halkett Street. Armagh Street westbound only between Barbadoes Street and Madras Street. Madras Street down to one lane from St Asaph to Lichfield Street. Peterborough Street between Madras Street and Manchester Street …

CBD – Available Routes Map 26th July – 1st August

CBD – Available Routes Map 26th July – 1st August

Friday, 25 July 2014 11:00 a.m. by Transport4chch

For available routes around the Central City please find below the CBD network map. This is updated weekly. Copies of this map can be found in the Wednesday edition of the Christchurch Star which is free from most service stations and supermarkets. Please …

Roydvale/Memorial intersection crash now clear

Roydvale/Memorial intersection crash now clear

Friday, 25 July 2014 9:10 a.m. by Transport4chch

The crash at  Roydvale/Memorial intersection has been cleared. Thank you for your patience.

Crusaders V Sharks – AMI Stadium Sat 26 July – travel advisory

Crusaders V Sharks – AMI Stadium Sat 26 July – travel advisory

Thursday, 24 July 2014 2:00 p.m. by Transport4chch

Temporary traffic management will be in place on Saturday 26 July for the Crusaders v Sharks semi-final game at AMI Stadium. Jack Hinton Drive will be closed from Twigger Street to Whiteleigh Avenue from 5.30pm to 10pm. Entry into Whiteleigh Avenue will be closed to vehicles …

Port Hills & Banks Peninsula roads updated 11.30am

Port Hills & Banks Peninsula roads updated 11.30am

Wednesday, 23 July 2014 11:30 a.m. by Transport4chch

The below is the latest information supplied by contractors for road conditions for Port Hills and Banks Peninsula roads: Dyers Pass Rd is open to all traffic and is still being monitored Western Valley Road – Little River to Port Levy …

Rebuild proving to be a noisy business

Rebuild proving to be a noisy business

Wednesday, 23 July 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

Party noise complaints nearly tripled from 2010 to 2011, but have since dropped off and been replaced by complaints about noise from new bars and rebuild construction.

Still waiting for decision after 15 weeks

Still waiting for decision after 15 weeks

Wednesday, 23 July 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

Elizabeth Moore is starting to give up hope her building consent will ever get approved.

Port Hills & Banks Peninsula road updated 4.20pm

Port Hills & Banks Peninsula road updated 4.20pm

Tuesday, 22 July 2014 4:15 p.m. by Transport4chch

The below information is the latest supplied by contractors for road conditions for Port Hills and Banks Peninsula roads: Summit Rd from Dyers Pass Rd to Worsleys is open to all traffic - Summit Rd, from Worsleys to Gebbies Pass Rd …

Port Hills & Banks Peninsula road updates

Port Hills & Banks Peninsula road updates

Tuesday, 22 July 2014 10:38 a.m. by Transport4chch

Contractors have advised of the following road conditions for Port Hills and Banks Peninsula roads: Summit Rd from Dyers Pass Rd to Worsleys is open to all traffic. Summit Rd, from Worsleys to Gebbies Pass Rd is only suitable for …

Neighbourhood Week celebrates new communities

Neighbourhood Week celebrates new communities

Tuesday, 22 July 2014 9:01 a.m. by GovtCCC

Flood-hit families ineligible for claims

Flood-hit families ineligible for claims

Tuesday, 22 July 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

For homeowners like Jo Byrne that means continuing to pay a mortgage on a home her family cannot live in and are unlikely to be able to sell.