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CTV News   Tuesday 03 June

CTV News Tuesday 03 June

Tuesday, 3 June 2014 9:17 p.m. by MediaCTV

Red-zone demos reveal green space

Red-zone demos reveal green space

Tuesday, 3 June 2014 2:10 p.m. by MediaThePress

The Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority (Cera) has cleared 4433 properties in the red zone so far.

Vodafone commits to Chch CBD

Vodafone commits to Chch CBD

Tuesday, 3 June 2014 1:51 p.m. by MediaThePress

Christchurch is to become home to one of six high-tech ''playpens'' for start-ups worldwide in Vodafone's new South Island headquarters.

Woman charged over EQC car misuse

Woman charged over EQC car misuse

Tuesday, 3 June 2014 9:10 a.m. by MediaStuff

A 24-year-old Christchurch woman has been arrested over the alleged misuse of EQC vehicles.

Rebuild workers hired as contractors miss out

Rebuild workers hired as 'contractors' miss out

Tuesday, 3 June 2014 8:52 a.m. by MediaThePress

Hundreds of rebuild workers might be missing out on ACC cover, holiday pay, sick leave and KiwiSaver because they are hired as contractors when they should be employees.

Rebuild at a turning point

Rebuild 'at a turning point'

Tuesday, 3 June 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

The rebuild of Christchurch's CBD is finally starting to happen, city leaders and investors say.

Christchurch container mall makes way for permanent rebuild

Christchurch container mall makes way for permanent rebuild

Monday, 2 June 2014 3:43 p.m. by Media3News

Retailers at Christchurch's Re:START container mall have spent the day packing up their shops so that relocating the containers can begin tomorrow.

Theatre company moving into CBD

Theatre company moving into CBD

Sunday, 1 June 2014 11:11 p.m. by MediaThePress

An experimental theatre company is moving into the former Academy Cinema building in the Christchurch Arts Centre.

Debate over costs gap

Debate over costs gap

Sunday, 1 June 2014 11:09 p.m. by MediaThePress

In 2013 the Government put aside $2.3 billion in its budget for rebuilding Christchurch's quake-damaged horizontal infrastructure.

Battle to save cathedral far from over

Battle to save cathedral far from over

Sunday, 1 June 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress Popular

A group of Anglicans in a small Canterbury community are vowing to take the battle for Christ Church Cathedral to the court of public opinion after a judge lifted a stay on a planned demolition of the 110-year-old building.

What will our new city look like?

What will our new city look like?

Saturday, 31 May 2014 2:00 p.m. by MediaThePress

Will the new Christchurch be a mini-Melbourne or a maxi-Ashburton? Architect Peter Marshall of Warren and Mahoney tells PHILIP MATTHEWS about his vision for the city.

Future Chch: Mini-Melbourne or maxi-Ashburton?

Future Chch: Mini-Melbourne or maxi-Ashburton?

Saturday, 31 May 2014 2:00 p.m. by MediaThePress

Will the new Christchurch be a mini-Melbourne or a maxi-Ashburton? Architect Peter Marshall of Warren and Mahoney tells PHILIP MATTHEWS about his vision for the city.

EQC hassles inspire charitable song

EQC hassles inspire charitable song

Saturday, 31 May 2014 12:14 p.m. by MediaStuff

A song inspired by Cantabrians' frustrations with the Earthquake Commission has turned into a fundraising venture for charity for people in need. 

Bishopdale library repairs reviewed as costs double

Bishopdale library repairs reviewed as costs double

Saturday, 31 May 2014 12:08 a.m. by MediaStuff

Rocketing costs have forced the Christchurch City Council to rethink its plans for fixing the quake-damaged Bishopdale Community Centre and Library.

Bishopdale library repair costs double

Bishopdale library repair costs double

Saturday, 31 May 2014 12:08 a.m. by MediaStuff

Rocketing costs have forced the Christchurch City Council to rethink its plans for fixing the quake-damaged Bishopdale Community Centre and Library.

Rebuild paying own way - leaders

Rebuild paying own way - leaders

Saturday, 31 May 2014 12:05 a.m. by MediaThePress

Christchurch leaders say it is a nonsense that Canterbury is guzzling funds from the Government and taxpayer for the rebuild.

ChristChurch Cathedral to be deconstructed

ChristChurch Cathedral to be deconstructed

Friday, 30 May 2014 3:40 p.m. by MediaHerald Popular

An order preventing deconstruction of ChristChurch Cathedral has just been lifted by the High Court.

Green light for cathedral deconstruction

Green light for cathedral deconstruction

Friday, 30 May 2014 2:58 p.m. by Media3News

A High Court ruling has cleared the way for demolition of the Christchurch Cathedral.

Record number of home consents

Record number of home consents

Friday, 30 May 2014 1:35 p.m. by MediaThePress

More new homes are being approved for Christchurch than at any time on record, as the rebuild gathers pace.

Gerry Brownlee: Asbestos management the best

Gerry Brownlee: Asbestos management 'the best'

Friday, 30 May 2014 10:58 a.m. by MediaThePress

Earthquake Recovery Minister Gerry Brownlee says the Canterbury Home Repair Programme (CHRP) is "one of the best examples of asbestos investigation and management in New Zealand".

Asbestos risk unresolved

Asbestos risk unresolved

Friday, 30 May 2014 8:22 a.m. by MediaThePress

Authorities dealing with Christchurch's rebuild were still discussing the best way to handle asbestos in quake-damaged homes in late 2012, documents show. 

Provincial chambers repair bill $70m

Provincial chambers repair bill $70m

Friday, 30 May 2014 6:39 a.m. by MediaStuff

Restoring one of Christchurch's most prominent historic landmarks will cost at least $50 million.

Uncertain future for hundreds of quake-hit facilities

Uncertain future for hundreds of quake-hit facilities

Friday, 30 May 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

Christchurch communities may need to chip in with funding or hold working bees if they want their quake-damaged community facilities repaired.

Uncertain future for quake-hit facilities

Uncertain future for quake-hit facilities

Friday, 30 May 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

Christchurch communities may need to chip in with funding or hold working bees if they want their quake-damaged community facilities repaired.

Website to dob in building rorts

Website to dob in building rorts

Friday, 30 May 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaHerald

The Commerce Commission is so concerned about construction industry cartels, price-fixing and bid-rigging that it has launched a website calling for whistleblowers.

Case of DIY for quake repairs

Case of DIY for quake repairs

Thursday, 29 May 2014 10:24 p.m. by MediaStuff

Christchurch communities may need to chip in with funding or hold working bees if they want their quake-damaged community facilities repaired.

Landmark repair bill $50m

Landmark repair bill $50m

Thursday, 29 May 2014 10:24 p.m. by MediaStuff

Restoring one of Christchurch's most prominent historic landmarks will cost at least $50 million.

CTV News   Thursday 29 May

CTV News Thursday 29 May

Thursday, 29 May 2014 9:06 p.m. by MediaCTV

Cantabs share quake survival tips

Cantabs share quake survival tips

Thursday, 29 May 2014 2:24 p.m. by MediaStuff

Civil defence officials hope advice from people who lived through the Canterbury earthquakes will help prepare others to cope with an emergency.

Re:Start Mall on the move

Re:Start Mall on the move

Thursday, 29 May 2014 12:47 p.m. by MediaThePress

Re:Start Mall businesses are preparing to shift to another site to make way for a $100 million retail precinct development. 

Shane Murdoch: Cholmondeley

Shane Murdoch: Cholmondeley

Thursday, 29 May 2014 11:38 a.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB

General Manager of Cholmondeley talks to Newstalk ZB's Chris Lynch about needing to raise money to have a fututre for the children of Canterbury. Text 8595 to donate and you will get a response on how to donate

Fault at risk of rupture

Fault at risk of rupture

Thursday, 29 May 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

A civil defence report says there is a 65 per cent chance of the Alpine Fault rupturing in the next 50 years.

Housing target optimistic - builders

Housing target optimistic - builders

Thursday, 29 May 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

Frustrating delays mean a Government target of replenishing Christchurch city's housing stock by 2016 is optimistic, builders say.

Vodafone tipped as innovation anchor tenant

Vodafone tipped as innovation anchor tenant

Thursday, 29 May 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

Telecommunications giant Vodafone is likely to become the anchor tenant of Christchurch's innovation precinct.

Labour criticises asbestos records

Labour criticises asbestos records

Thursday, 29 May 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

The Labour Party has accused the Earthquake Commission of keeping poor records about asbestos found in quake-damaged homes.

Evidence vital in drainage cases

Evidence vital in drainage cases

Thursday, 29 May 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

Christchurch homeowners who fell foul of Alligator Drainage Ltd may have some relief in sight.

Asbestos risk `was known a year ago

Asbestos risk `was known a year ago'

Thursday, 29 May 2014 4:37 a.m. by Media3News

The Government knew a year ago that there were problems with asbestos exposure in Christchurch's quake-damaged houses, Labour says.

CTV News   Wednesday 28 May

CTV News Wednesday 28 May

Wednesday, 28 May 2014 6:37 p.m. by MediaCTV

New development opens in Christchurch

New development opens in Christchurch

Wednesday, 28 May 2014 4:28 p.m. by Media3News

A major new subdivision has officially opened in Kaiapoi, one of several developments planned for the growing district.

Christchurch housing at pre-quake numbers by 2016

Christchurch housing at pre-quake numbers by 2016

Wednesday, 28 May 2014 2:51 p.m. by Media3News

The Government expects housing stock in Christchurch to reach pre-quake levels by 2016.

Pre-quake housing levels by 2016

Pre-quake housing levels by 2016

Wednesday, 28 May 2014 2:16 p.m. by MediaThePress

Housing stock in Christchurch will return to pre-earthquake levels by 2016, the Government says.

Firm fined $30k for dumping quake waste

Firm fined $30k for dumping quake waste

Wednesday, 28 May 2014 1:25 p.m. by MediaStuff

A Canterbury company has been fined nearly $30,000 for illegally dumping earthquake waste.

Alistair Humphrey: Asbestos

Alistair Humphrey: Asbestos

Wednesday, 28 May 2014 11:09 a.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB

Canterbury Medical Officer of Health Alistair Humphrey talks to Newstalk ZB's Chris Lynch about workers possibly being exposed to asbestos.

Does Christchurch need an anti-ugly day

Does Christchurch need an 'anti-ugly day'

Wednesday, 28 May 2014 9:20 a.m. by MediaThePress

Flashing past the train in Germany the advertising sign caught my eye. "Mach was gegen Hsslich!" "Do something about ugliness." It showed brightly painted steps surrounded by grey concrete.

Concrete dust big threat to rebuild workers

Concrete dust big threat to rebuild workers

Wednesday, 28 May 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

Workers in the Christchurch rebuild are breathing in quantities of toxic concrete dust which could be a "bigger issue than asbestos," experts say.

CTV News Tuesday 27 May

CTV News Tuesday 27 May

Tuesday, 27 May 2014 9:30 p.m. by MediaCTV

Broken CBD could turn off rebuild workers

'Broken CBD' could turn off rebuild workers

Tuesday, 27 May 2014 12:08 p.m. by MediaThePress

A big risk to Canterbury's economic growth is any crisis of confidence in the central Christchurch rebuild, Canterbury Development Corporation chief executive Tom Hooper says.

Mayor Lianne Dalziel: City Issues

Mayor Lianne Dalziel: City Issues

Tuesday, 27 May 2014 11:37 a.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB

Christchurch City Mayor Lianne Dalziel talks to Newstalk ZB's Chris Lynch about the weeks issues.

Funding sought for Christchurch art projects

Funding sought for Christchurch art projects

Tuesday, 27 May 2014 9:21 a.m. by Media3News

Quake-damaged Christchurch is still a city of spaces, and its inhabitants are trying to find new ways to fill the gaps.

PM John Key: Christchurch

PM John Key: Christchurch

Tuesday, 27 May 2014 9:16 a.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB

Prime Minister John Key talks to Newstalks ZB's Chris Lynch about issues affecting Cantabrians

Fletcher investigated over asbestos

Fletcher investigated over asbestos

Tuesday, 27 May 2014 8:44 a.m. by MediaThePress

Fletcher Construction is being investigated for its handling of asbestos during Christchurch's earthquake rebuild.

Christchurch bars bounce back after quake

Christchurch bars bounce back after quake

Tuesday, 27 May 2014 7:18 a.m. by Media3News

The heart of Christchurch is alive with bars, clubs and cafes, according to new research.

Job subsidy could be problematic

Job subsidy could be problematic

Monday, 26 May 2014 9:44 p.m. by MediaThePress

In his 2013 Budget speech, Finance Minister Bill English said the Government's contribution to the Christchurch rebuild would be $15.2 billion.

Lynched   Monday 26 May Roger Sutton

Lynched Monday 26 May Roger Sutton

Monday, 26 May 2014 8:53 p.m. by ChrisLynch Popular

CTV News   Monday 26

CTV News Monday 26

Monday, 26 May 2014 8:11 p.m. by MediaCTV

Christchurch needs smarter rebuild

Christchurch needs 'smarter' rebuild

Monday, 26 May 2014 1:00 p.m. by MediaThePress

Christchurch's homes need to be rebuilt ''smarter'' with insulation and clean-heating devices, the Green Party says.

Greens housing policy targets quake homes

Greens' housing policy targets quake homes

Monday, 26 May 2014 9:15 a.m. by Media3News

The Greens will invest more than $300 million in warming up New Zealand homes, with a focus on Christchurch.

Repair work at peak

Repair work at peak

Sunday, 25 May 2014 5:00 p.m. by MediaThePress

Infrastructure repair work has hit its peak in central Christchurch.