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Traffic Alert – Northern Motorway CRASH – CLEARED

Traffic Alert – Northern Motorway CRASH – CLEARED

Friday, 19 September 2014 7:58 p.m. by Transport4chch

An update for the crash on State Highway 1 at Pa Road – This is now all cleared and traffic has resumed to a normal state. Thanks for your patience.

CBD – Available Routes Map 19th September – 26th September

CBD – Available Routes Map 19th September – 26th September

Friday, 19 September 2014 9:50 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

Central City – from Monday 22nd September

Central City – from Monday 22nd September

Friday, 19 September 2014 8:16 a.m. by Transport4chch

New: Montreal Street northbound reduced to one lane prior to the Moorhouse Ave intersection. (heading northbound) Antigua Street closed between St Asaph Street and Halkett Street. Armagh Street closed between Durham Street and Colombo Street. Acesss to New Regent St or Cathedral Junction …

Consultation opens for three Central City transport projects

Consultation opens for three Central City transport projects

Wednesday, 17 September 2014 5:43 p.m. by Transport4chch

Consultation opens for three Central City transport projects Christchurch City Council is inviting feedback on three transport projects needed to support key Anchor Projects in the Central City. The three transport projects are: Colombo Street – from Hereford Street to …

Nominations open for civic heroes

Nominations open for civic heroes

Wednesday, 17 September 2014 9:58 a.m. by GovtCCC

Christchurch City Council is urging residents to get online or put pen to paper and nominate their local unsung heroes for the 2014 Christchurch Civic Awards.

IANZ assessors to Return to CCC in November

IANZ assessors to Return to CCC in November

Tuesday, 16 September 2014 11:21 a.m. by GovtCCC

 

CERA hands building safety programme over to local councils

CERA hands building safety programme over to local councils

Monday, 15 September 2014 12:28 p.m. by GovtCera Popular

A post-earthquake building assessment process, which identified and managed over 3500 high risk buildings in Greater Christchurch, has given the region’s residents a huge amount of confidence, says Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority (CERA) chief executive Roger Sutton.

Kahu Road Bridge – Closure next week – 22nd September

Kahu Road Bridge – Closure next week – 22nd September

Monday, 15 September 2014 8:22 a.m. by Transport4chch

Kahu Road bridge near Christchurch Boys High School will be closed for eight weeks from the 22nd September for repair. 

Central City – from Monday 15th September

Central City – from Monday 15th September

Friday, 12 September 2014 2:20 p.m. by Transport4chch

Antigua Street closed between St Asaph Street and Halkett Street. Armagh Street closed between Durham Street and Colombo Street. Acesss to New Regent St or Cathedral Junction (which runs from Gloucester St through to Worcester St, along the  tram tracks), use Manchester …

Council to increase social housing under new structure

Council to increase social housing under new structure

Friday, 12 September 2014 9:28 a.m. by GovtCCC

Christchurch City Council’s decision to lease its social housing to a separate entity will secure the service for tenants and grow it into the future, says Deputy Mayor Vicki Buck.

CBD – Available Routes Map 12th September – 17th September

CBD – Available Routes Map 12th September – 17th September

Friday, 12 September 2014 9:25 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    

Council seeks expressions of interest for Town Hall conservation

Council seeks expressions of interest for Town Hall conservation

Friday, 12 September 2014 9:18 a.m. by GovtCCC

Christchurch City Council has begun an expression of interest (EOI) process for contractors interested in tendering for the Town Hall conservation project.

Three Central City transport projects given the go-ahead for consultation

Three Central City transport projects given the go-ahead for consultation

Friday, 12 September 2014 8:11 a.m. by Transport4chch

Christchurch City Council today gave the go-ahead to start public consultation on three concept designs for transport projects needed to support key Anchor Projects in the Central City. 

Major intersection works this weekend – Aldwins/Linwood/Buckleys Road

Major intersection works this weekend – Aldwins/Linwood/Buckleys Road

Friday, 12 September 2014 8:00 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that after 9am Friday 12th September major intersection work will commence until Sunday 14th September at the Aldwins/Linwood/Buckleys Road intersection.

Durham Street Closed – Saturday Sept 12th 1am – 11am

Durham Street Closed – Saturday Sept 12th 1am – 11am

Friday, 12 September 2014 7:12 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that Durham Street between Lichfield and Tuam Streets will be closed from 1am – 11am on Saturday 12th September. The closure is in place to allow for a major concrete pour for work commencing on the …

Demolition starts on St Martins Voluntary Library

Demolition starts on St Martins Voluntary Library

Wednesday, 10 September 2014 12:08 p.m. by GovtCCC

Demolition of the remaining section of St Martins Voluntary Library starts today.

Ferrymead Bridge progressing well

Ferrymead Bridge progressing well

Tuesday, 9 September 2014 9:19 a.m. by GovtCCC Popular

Work on the replacement Ferrymead Bridge continues to plough ahead with commuters set to be able to use the new bridge from April next year.

Kahu Road Bridge – Closure from 22nd September

Kahu Road Bridge – Closure from 22nd September

Monday, 8 September 2014 5:18 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that Kahu Road bridge near Christchurch Boys High School will be closed for eight weeks from the 22nd September.

Durham Street – one lane from Tues 8th Sept

Durham Street – one lane from Tues 8th Sept

Monday, 8 September 2014 3:09 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that new work starting on Durham Street on Tuesday 8th September will reduce it to one lane from South City to Moorhouse Ave. We expect delays in peak periods for approximately one week while this is …

Durham Street – one lane from tomorrow

Durham Street – one lane from tomorrow

Monday, 8 September 2014 3:09 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that new work starting on Durham Street on Tuesday 8th September will reduce it to one lane from South City to Moorhouse Ave. We expect delays in peak periods for approximately one week while this is …

Consultation closes today for two Central City Transport Projects

Consultation closes today for two Central City Transport Projects

Monday, 8 September 2014 9:00 a.m. by Transport4chch

Christchurch City Council is inviting feedback on two key transport projects, Hospital Corner early works and Hagley / Moorhouse Corner. Consultation opens on Friday 15 August 2014, and will close at 5pm on Monday 8 September 2014. Both projects are …

SCIRT Traffic update week starting 8th September

SCIRT Traffic update week starting 8th September

Friday, 5 September 2014 4:54 p.m. by Transport4chch

Click here for all the latest on SCIRT work around and in the city – SCIRT Traffic

Central City – from Monday 8th September

Central City – from Monday 8th September

Friday, 5 September 2014 3:20 p.m. by Transport4chch

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CBD – Available Routes Map 5th September – 12th September

CBD – Available Routes Map 5th September – 12th September

Friday, 5 September 2014 3:00 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    

Tears and hope on quake anniversary

Tears and hope on quake anniversary

Thursday, 4 September 2014 6:47 p.m. by MediaOneNews

Many Cantabrians are hopeful despite the many frustrations they face in rebuilding their quake-ravaged region.

QEII preferred site for new Eastern Recreation and Sport Centre

QEII preferred site for new Eastern Recreation and Sport Centre

Thursday, 4 September 2014 3:20 p.m. by GovtCCC

Christchurch City Council has approved QEII Park as its preferred site for a new Eastern Recreation and Sport Centre in north east Christchurch.

Rebuild and repair of Council facilities to accelerate

Rebuild and repair of Council facilities to accelerate

Thursday, 4 September 2014 3:17 p.m. by GovtCCC

Mayor Lianne Dalziel has today announced Christchurch City Council is committing more than $40 million to fast-track the repair and rebuild of 'priority' community and heritage facilities across the city and Banks Peninsula.

Mayor Lianne Dalziels speech - 4 September 2014

Mayor Lianne Dalziel's speech - 4 September 2014

Thursday, 4 September 2014 3:14 p.m. by LianneDalziel Popular

When my husband woke me this morning just after 4.30 this morning I turned over to go back to sleep.

CTV News - CERA Council

CTV News - CERA Council

Thursday, 4 September 2014 12:19 a.m. by MediaCTV

Mayor welcomes Government announcement

Mayor welcomes Government announcement

Wednesday, 3 September 2014 10:15 a.m. by GovtCCC

Christchurch Mayor Lianne Dalziel says the Government has today confirmed its confidence in the Council’s ability to play its role in earthquake recovery.

Greers Rd – One way southwest – expect delays – updated 5.15pm

Greers Rd – One way southwest – expect delays – updated 5.15pm

Monday, 1 September 2014 5:15 p.m. by Transport4chch

Update: 1715hrs – Resurfacing work should be finished later this evening and the road restored to two way with Langdons Road reopened.  Greers Road is closed to north east traffic from Harewood Road. For those travelling north-east on Greers Road …

Spades and Buckets Get To Work for Scarborough Pool Rebuild

Spades and Buckets Get To Work for Scarborough Pool Rebuild

Monday, 1 September 2014 3:54 p.m. by GovtCCC Popular

The start of work to rebuild the quake-damaged Scarborough Paddling Pool is being marked with a community sod-turning event on Tuesday 2 September.

Greers Rd – One way southwest – expect delays

Greers Rd – One way southwest – expect delays

Monday, 1 September 2014 3:15 p.m. by Transport4chch

Greers Road is closed to north east traffic from Harewood Road. For those travelling north-east on Greers Road a detour is in place via Harewood-Highsted-Sawyers Arm Rd. If heading north from west or south, we suggest using Johns Road. Road users …

Community meeting sees way forward  on New Brighton legacy project

Community meeting sees way forward on New Brighton legacy project

Monday, 1 September 2014 9:04 a.m. by GovtCCC Popular

The proposed New Brighton legacy project of hot salt water pools is back on track after a meeting on Saturday between Christchurch Mayor Lianne Dalziel, local councilors, community board members, community representatives, council staff and business groups.

Burst watermain – Greers Road CLOSED 0847am

Burst watermain – Greers Road CLOSED 0847am

Monday, 1 September 2014 6:49 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised we have a burst watermain on Greers Road between Harewood Road and Northcote Road. Greers Road is closed north of Langdons Road. Detour is in place via Harewood – Highsted – Sawyers Arms Road. Expect delays …

Governors Bay Rd – New restrictions in place for OD vehicles in coming weeks

Governors Bay Rd – New restrictions in place for OD vehicles in coming weeks

Friday, 29 August 2014 4:30 p.m. by Transport4chch

The following restrictions will be in place on Governors Bay Road in the coming weeks while road reconstruction and resurfacing work is carried out at Radcliffes Corner. Sat 6th and Sun 7th September  - 7am – 6pm both days Road CLOSED …

Central City – from Monday 1st September

Central City – from Monday 1st September

Friday, 29 August 2014 3:20 p.m. by Transport4chch

New: Durham Street - one lane from Salisbury Street to Armagh Street – delays expected in peak periods. Manchester Street – Northbound closure now extends from Gloucester Street to Salisbury Street. Antigua Street one way northbound only between Moorhouse Ave and St …

Gasson Street – at Brougham Street delays possible

Gasson Street – at Brougham Street delays possible

Friday, 29 August 2014 9:00 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised for the next three days work is being undertaken on Gasson Street which means the left northbound lane of Gasson Street at Brougham Street will be closed. This work will be undertaken during the hours of …

Burst Watermain – Hansons Lane – UPDATE 1544pm

Burst Watermain – Hansons Lane – UPDATE 1544pm

Friday, 29 August 2014 6:41 a.m. by Transport4chch

Update 1544pm – this is still in place as contractors work to fix the watermain. This is expected to be completed in the next short while but road users can expect some delay through the area as evening peak hour …

Burst Watermain – Hansons Lane – expect delays

Burst Watermain – Hansons Lane – expect delays

Friday, 29 August 2014 6:41 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised of a burst water main down Hanson’s Lane, Riccarton. Temporary Traffic Management is in place and has maintained two-way traffic around the site. We advise for those using Hanson’s Lane to access Riccarton Road to expect delays this morning …

Whitewash Head Road, Scarborough – partial closure from Mon 1 Sept.

Whitewash Head Road, Scarborough – partial closure from Mon 1 Sept.

Wednesday, 27 August 2014 10:51 a.m. by Transport4chch

From Monday 1 September 2014, (weather dependant) the upper part of Whitewash Head Road will be closed to all vehicular traffic while repairs to the retaining wall and road are carried out. 

Lyttelton Tunnel Maintenance Works Restrictions – 28 & 30 Aug

Lyttelton Tunnel Maintenance Works Restrictions – 28 & 30 Aug

Wednesday, 27 August 2014 7:00 a.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:

Lyttelton Tunnel closed Sunday 31 August for 50th Celebrations

Lyttelton Tunnel closed Sunday 31 August for 50th Celebrations

Tuesday, 26 August 2014 9:52 a.m. by Transport4chch

Lyttelton Tunnel will  celebrate its 50th birthday this Sunday, 31st August with 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 …

Anzac Drive/Travis Road/Frosts Road – TRUCK Cleared

Anzac Drive/Travis Road/Frosts Road – TRUCK Cleared

Monday, 25 August 2014 12:56 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that this intersection is now cleared from this afternoon’s truck overturn.

Update: Carpark Cnr St Asaph & Antigua Streets will open this morning, Monday 25th

Update: Carpark Cnr St Asaph & Antigua Streets will open this morning, Monday 25th

Monday, 25 August 2014 6:15 a.m. by Transport4chch

Update: Carpark at the corner of St Asaph & Antigua Streets will reopen this morning, Monday 25th August, following the weekend closure. See related media release below. Media release from CERA: The temporary car park on the former Canterbury Brewery …

Update: Carpark Cnr St Asaph & Antigua Streets will re-open this morning, Monday 25th

Update: Carpark Cnr St Asaph & Antigua Streets will re-open this morning, Monday 25th

Monday, 25 August 2014 6:15 a.m. by Transport4chch

Update: Carpark at the corner of St Asaph & Antigua Streets will reopen this morning, Monday 25th August, following the weekend closure. See related media release below. Media release from CERA: The temporary car park on the former Canterbury Brewery …

Antigua/Brougham – traffic signals restored

Antigua/Brougham – traffic signals restored

Monday, 25 August 2014 6:15 a.m. by Transport4chch

Updated 6am Tuesday 26 August – signals have now been restored at this intersection.   

Antigua/Brougham – signals out – restricted access – expect delays

Antigua/Brougham – signals out – restricted access – expect delays

Sunday, 24 August 2014 12:01 p.m. by Transport4chch

Traffic signals are out at the intersection of Antigua and Brougham Streets following a crash earlier this morning (Sunday 24 Aug). Traffic management in place will restrict movement to : • Left in/left out only on Antigua Street at Brougham …

Antigua/Brougham – signals not working – restricted access – expect delays

Antigua/Brougham – signals not working – restricted access – expect delays

Sunday, 24 August 2014 12:01 p.m. by Transport4chch

Traffic signals are out at the intersection of Antigua and Brougham Streets following a crash earlier this morning (Sunday 24 Aug). Traffic management in place will restrict movement to : • Left in/left out only on Antigua Street at Brougham …

Antigua/Brougham – signals not working – turn restrictions – expect delays

Antigua/Brougham – signals not working – turn restrictions – expect delays

Sunday, 24 August 2014 12:01 p.m. by Transport4chch

Traffic signals are out at the intersection of Antigua and Brougham Streets following a crash earlier this morning (Sunday 24 Aug). Traffic management in place will restrict movement to : • Left in/left out only on Antigua Street at Brougham …

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    

CBD – Available Routes Map 29th August – 1st September

CBD – Available Routes Map 29th August – 1st September

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.