A $50m complex of five buildings around courtyards and Melbourne-style laneways will be erected behind the historic McKenzie and Willis facade.
State Services boss Iain Rennie has apologised to public servants for holding a joint press conference with Roger Sutton to announce the disgraced former Canterbury Earthquake Recovery chief executive's resignation.Mr Rennie's presence...
Iain Rennie, the embattled State Services Commissioner has finally apologised for his handling of the Roger Sutton resignation press conference, but insists he has no plans to resign.
The Earthquake Commission (EQC) has been given the green light to settle thousands of land claims by paying out the loss of value to the land.
Thousands of Christchurch residents affected by liquefaction and flooding following Canterbury's earthquakes will find out how they will be compensated today.�
Thousands of Christchurch residents affected by liquefaction and flooding following Canterbury's earthquakes will find out today how they will be compensated.
Timaru man Murray Cleverley says he will step down from his role with the Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority (CERA) at the end of February.
Timaru man Murray Cleverley says he will step down from his role with the Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority (Cera) at the end of February.
The Majestic Church is going back to the drawing board with its plans for the CranmerCourts site.
The Earthquake Commission (EQC) failed to manage asbestos risks in earthquake home repairs, a report says.
The State Services Commission is refusing to say what action if any was taken in response to concerns raised by senior Cera staff about former chief executive Roger Sutton's behaviour more than a week before an official complaint...
Christchurch City councillors want construction of the city's new rugby stadium pushed out to 2025.
A planned apartment complex overlooking Hagley Park will be one of Christchurch's most exclusive residential projects, its developer says.
The engineer who designed the failed Canterbury Television (CTV) building has been found to have "misrepresented his competence" in his work, but has escaped formal punishment.
Bags of excrement, a demolished house and 20 mummified hedgehogs are among the more unusual objects found dumped in Christchurch's residential red zone.
Two mothers want to reach 8000 families to tackle anxiety in children who started school at the time of the Canterbury quakes.
Many Christchurch residents want the city council to keep its assets, the council's own consultation suggests.
Christchurch's old Forsyth Barr building is to become the new Crowne Plaza Hotel.
The rebuild may be slow but it should come as no surprise that construction in Christchurch is at record levels.
House building has continued its slow patch, with the volume of homes down 0.7 per cent in the September quarter, in the run up to the general election.
The public and media will be locked out of a crucial Christchurch City Council meeting that will consider how a potential $900-million funding shortfall will be plugged.
Another drab Christchurch building facade has been transformed into a colourful artwork.
Anna Christophorou and her two children just want to go home.
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About 45 minutes after Christchurch was rocked by the quake on February 22, retired farmer Errol Hadfield received a text from his youngest son Geoff (Hadfield) in Christchurch.
A call has been made for contractors keen to help build Christchurch's new convention centre.
Authorities will not choose an apartment developer for Christchurch's green frame until at least March - more than a year after calling for expressions of interest.
An application to liquidate troubled Christchurch building company Williams & Co has been filed in the High Court by a disgruntled former customer.
An 83-year-old pensioner has taken her fight with Tower Insurance from phone line to front line with a protest outside the company's Riccarton branch.
One of central Christchurch's first earthquake rebuilds is for sale.
Christchurch has the fastest rising construction costs in New Zealand.
Yellow-clad supporters of an 83-year-old pensioner who is battling Tower Insurance will stage a silent protest outside the company's offices this morning.
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