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Strong quake hits near Christchurch

Strong quake hits near Christchurch

Saturday, 31 August 2013 8:59 a.m. by Media3News

A strong 4.3 magnitude earthquake has shaken Christchurch.

Town hall vote timing queried

Town hall vote timing queried

Saturday, 31 August 2013 1:14 a.m. by MediaThePress

Christchurch's potential new leaders are split over whether the decision to restore the earthquake- damaged town hall should have been left until after this year's local body elections.

Christchurch at risk of losing CBD

Christchurch at risk of losing CBD

Friday, 30 August 2013 7:37 p.m. by Media3News

If you haven't visited Christchurch since the earthquakes, when you do go back you'll notice how much the CBD has changed.

Outcast appeal date set

Outcast appeal date set

Friday, 30 August 2013 5:00 p.m. by MediaStuff

Christchurch red-zoners challenging their buyout offers will be back in court in October.

Three-year deadline for city assets

Three-year deadline for city assets

Friday, 30 August 2013 5:00 p.m. by MediaStuff

Practically all of Christchurch's most important facilities - such as libraries and pools - will be open by 2016, council bosses say.

Feeding frenzy drives thefts

'Feeding frenzy' drives thefts

Friday, 30 August 2013 5:00 p.m. by MediaStuff

Desperate rebuild workers struggling to break into the Christchurch market are being blamed for stealing diggers, trucks and other high-value equipment to take advantage of a construction industry "feeding frenzy".

Three-year deadline for city assets

Three-year deadline for city assets

Friday, 30 August 2013 5:00 p.m. by MediaThePress

Practically all of Christchurch's most important facilities - such as libraries and pools - will be open by 2016, council bosses say.

Feeding frenzy drives thefts

'Feeding frenzy' drives thefts

Friday, 30 August 2013 5:00 p.m. by MediaStuff

Desperate rebuild workers struggling to break into the Christchurch market are being blamed for stealing diggers, trucks and other high-value equipment to take advantage of a construction industry "feeding frenzy".

The year Christchurch reclaims cool

The year Christchurch reclaims cool

Friday, 30 August 2013 5:00 p.m. by MediaStuff

Christchurch hasn't had much reason to celebrate over the last three years.

Outcast appeal date set

Outcast appeal date set

Friday, 30 August 2013 5:00 p.m. by MediaStuff

Christchurch red-zoners challenging their buyout offers will be back in court in October.

Three-year deadline for city assets

Three-year deadline for city assets

Friday, 30 August 2013 5:00 p.m. by MediaStuff

Practically all of Christchurch's most important facilities - such as libraries and pools - will be open by 2016, council bosses say.

Red-zoners court appeal date set

Red-zoners court appeal date set

Friday, 30 August 2013 5:00 p.m. by MediaStuff

Christchurch red-zoners challenging their buyout offers will be back in court in October.

Funds must stretch for new arts precinct

Funds must stretch for new arts precinct

Friday, 30 August 2013 5:00 p.m. by MediaThePress

A makeshift performing arts precinct could still go ahead in central Christchurch but on a slim budget.

Insurance wrangles delay city facilities

Insurance wrangles delay city facilities

Friday, 30 August 2013 5:00 p.m. by MediaStuff

Practically all of Christchurch's most important facilities - such as libraries and pools - will be open by 2016, council bosses say.

Insurance wrangles delay city facilities

Insurance wrangles delay city facilities

Friday, 30 August 2013 5:00 p.m. by MediaThePress

Practically all of Christchurch's most important facilities - such as libraries and pools - will be open by 2016, council bosses say.

Feeding frenzy drives thefts

'Feeding frenzy' drives thefts

Friday, 30 August 2013 5:00 p.m. by MediaThePress

Desperate rebuild workers struggling to break into the Christchurch market are being blamed for stealing diggers, trucks and other high-value equipment to take advantage of a construction industry "feeding frenzy".

Contractors charged with stealing from quake-damaged homes

Contractors charged with stealing from quake-damaged homes

Friday, 30 August 2013 12:54 p.m. by MediaHerald

Three young contractors have been charged over a series of burglaries and an arson in the quake-damaged Christchurch residential red zone.Andrew Michael Hunton, a 21-year-old roofer, appeared from custody at Christchurch District...

Man in court charged with burglaries, arson in red zone

Man in court charged with burglaries, arson in red zone

Friday, 30 August 2013 10:47 a.m. by MediaHerald

A 21-year-old will appear in court this morning charged with the burglaries and an arson of properties in the Christchurch residential red zone.

1000th new home consented

1000th new home consented

Friday, 30 August 2013 2:35 a.m. by MediaThePress

July marked a milestone for the Canterbury rebuild, as the 1000th earthquake-related building consent was issued.

1000th new home consented

1000th new home consented

Friday, 30 August 2013 2:35 a.m. by MediaStuff

July marked a milestone for the Canterbury rebuild, as the 1000th earthquake-related building consent was issued.

Simply trusting the Crown not enough

Simply trusting the Crown 'not enough'

Friday, 30 August 2013 12:25 a.m. by MediaStuff



Start dates delayed on 3 anchor projects

Start dates delayed on 3 anchor projects

Thursday, 29 August 2013 9:52 p.m. by MediaRNZ

Part of new Avon River precinct opens

Part of new Avon River precinct opens

Thursday, 29 August 2013 9:52 p.m. by MediaRNZ

Architect welcomes council decision to save Christchurch Town Hall

Architect welcomes council decision to save Christchurch Town Hall

Thursday, 29 August 2013 7:06 p.m. by MediaOneNews

The architect of Christchurch Town Hall says he is thrilled at the decision to save the quake damaged building.

Is six months in a garage too long?

Is six months in a garage too long?

Thursday, 29 August 2013 6:46 p.m. by Media3News

Last time they spoke to us, Sasha Bell and her husband Steve had already been living in their garage for 500 nights while they waited for EQC to come and repair the home they'd started to take apart before giving up and walking away.

So three months on it does seem fair to ask, what's going on?

John Sellwood spoke to Sasha and Steve in Woolston.


 

Is 21 months in a garage too long?

Is 21 months in a garage too long?

Thursday, 29 August 2013 6:46 p.m. by Media3News

Last time they spoke to us, Sasha Bell and her husband Steve had been living in their garage for 500 nights.

Chch CBD projects to begin this year

Chch CBD projects to begin this year

Thursday, 29 August 2013 4:46 p.m. by Media3News

 

All Christchurch town hall to be conserved

All Christchurch town hall to be conserved

Thursday, 29 August 2013 4:22 p.m. by MediaRNZ

Chch Town Hall saved by council vote

Chch Town Hall saved by council vote

Thursday, 29 August 2013 12:54 p.m. by Media3News

The Christchurch City Council has voted to restore the city's quake-damaged Town Hall.

Insurance failure for Sumner assets

Insurance failure for Sumner assets

Thursday, 29 August 2013 12:01 p.m. by MediaStuff

Sumner's demolished library, community centre and museum will be replaced by a combined facility in Wakefield Ave, but there is a large gap between the likely cost and insurance proceeds.

Digger in the sky

Digger in the sky

Thursday, 29 August 2013 11:59 a.m. by MediaThePress

It's not every day you see diggers being hoisted onto the top of a hotel tower. 

Forced sales to begin in six weeks

Forced sales to begin in six weeks

Thursday, 29 August 2013 11:59 a.m. by MediaThePress

Christchurch landowners refusing to sell property earmarked for central-city anchor projects have less than two months to finalise a deal before compulsory acquisition begins.

Christchurch scores Wellingtons tradies

Christchurch scores Wellington's tradies

Thursday, 29 August 2013 11:59 a.m. by MediaThePress

Engineers and builders are becoming harder to find in Wellington as the Christchurch rebuild gathers pace.

Chch Today: Diggers hoisted onto hotel roof

Chch Today: Diggers hoisted onto hotel roof

Thursday, 29 August 2013 11:59 a.m. by MediaThePress

It's not every day you see diggers being hoisted onto the top of a hotel tower. 

Forced land buy-ups in six weeks

Forced land buy-ups in six weeks

Thursday, 29 August 2013 11:59 a.m. by MediaThePress

Christchurch landowners refusing to sell property earmarked for central-city anchor projects have less than two months to finalise a deal before compulsory acquisition begins.

Construction dates set for CCDU anchor projects

Construction dates set for CCDU anchor projects

Thursday, 29 August 2013 5:46 a.m. by MediaThePress

Construction dates have been set for the city centre's eastern and southern frames, the Square and the Performing Arts Precinct - and all are expected to be completed within about three years.

Developer has big dreams for Cambridge Terrace

Developer has big dreams for Cambridge Terrace

Thursday, 29 August 2013 2:28 a.m. by MediaThePress

Stephen Collins wants to drive down Durham St in 10 years' time and ''still be really proud of what we created''.

Developer has big dreams for Cambridge Tce

Developer has big dreams for Cambridge Tce

Thursday, 29 August 2013 2:28 a.m. by MediaThePress

Stephen Collins wants to drive down Durham St in 10 years and ''still be really proud of what we created''.

Councillors vote for full Town Hall restoration

Councillors vote for full Town Hall restoration

Thursday, 29 August 2013 12:51 a.m. by MediaThePress

City councillors have voted to fully restore the earthquake-damaged Christchurch Town Hall.

Christchurch Town Hall to be saved

Christchurch Town Hall to be saved

Thursday, 29 August 2013 12:51 a.m. by MediaStuff

City councillors have voted to fully restore the earthquake-damaged Christchurch Town Hall.

Councillors vote for full Town Hall restoration

Councillors vote for full Town Hall restoration

Thursday, 29 August 2013 12:51 a.m. by MediaStuff

City councillors have voted to fully restore the earthquake-damaged Christchurch Town Hall.

Architects make plea for Town Hall restoration

Architects make plea for Town Hall restoration

Thursday, 29 August 2013 12:23 a.m. by MediaThePress

Two of the city's pre-eminent architects made personal pleas to restore the Christchurch Town Hall - the building they jointly designed.

Architects make plea for Town Hall restoration

Architects make plea for Town Hall restoration

Thursday, 29 August 2013 12:23 a.m. by MediaStuff

Two of the city's pre-eminent architects made personal pleas to restore the Christchurch Town Hall - the building they jointly designed.

Insurers may take over multi-unit claims

Insurers may take over multi-unit claims

Wednesday, 28 August 2013 10:03 p.m. by MediaStuff

Insurance giant Vero is asking the Government to allow private insurers to manage all parts of certain multi-unit and shared property claims to speed up the process for thousands of earthquake claimants in Christchurch.

Journalists see town hall damage

Journalists see town hall damage

Wednesday, 28 August 2013 9:40 p.m. by MediaRNZ

Journalists have been taken on a tour of Christchurch's earthquake damaged town hall, ahead of Thursday's decision about how the building will be repaired.

An update with family rejected by EQC

An update with family rejected by EQC

Wednesday, 28 August 2013 7:54 p.m. by Media3News

The Walkers have paid insurance for 59 years, but EQC said they were too late in getting their claim in for earthquake damage, and so they were told they were entitled to nothing.

Quake outcasts: Govt postpones land zoning review

'Quake outcasts': Govt postpones land zoning review

Wednesday, 28 August 2013 7:00 p.m. by MediaHerald

The Government has postponed the Christchurch Port Hills land zoning review in the wake of the High Court decision in the "Quake Outcasts'' case.In a decision released on Monday, Justice Graham Panckhurst ruled that the Government's...

Christchurch Town Hall decision due tomorrow

Christchurch Town Hall decision due tomorrow

Wednesday, 28 August 2013 5:37 p.m. by Media3News

Christchurch city councillors will decide the fate of the Town Hall at a meeting tomorrow, despite the fact that many of them are quitting.

Heritage campaigners call for Christchurch demolitions to halt

Heritage campaigners call for Christchurch demolitions to halt

Wednesday, 28 August 2013 4:31 p.m. by MediaHerald

Christchurch heritage campaigners have gone to Parliament to call for a halt to the demolition of quake-hit heritage buildings.Christchurch Civic Trust campaigner Ross Gray and heritage experts Ian and Lynne Lochead appeared before...

Quake sorry riles victims

Quake 'sorry' riles victims

Wednesday, 28 August 2013 12:07 p.m. by MediaStuff

A quick-fire apology from Prime Minister John Key for a threat the Government may "walk away" from Christchurch red-zoners challenging the Crown's buyout offer is too little too late for furious residents.

Decision due today from councillors

Decision due today from councillors

Wednesday, 28 August 2013 12:07 p.m. by MediaThePress

An 11th-hour plea has been made to defer a decision on the Christchurch Town Hall as city councillors prepare for the final vote on its future.

Could City Mall stalemate be broken?

Could City Mall stalemate be broken?

Wednesday, 28 August 2013 12:07 p.m. by MediaThePress

Could there at last be a way around the stalemate stalling development of a prime City Mall site?

PMs sorry to red-zoners riles victims

PM's 'sorry' to red-zoners riles victims

Wednesday, 28 August 2013 12:07 p.m. by MediaStuff

A quick-fire apology from Prime Minister John Key for a threat the Government may "walk away" from Christchurch red-zoners challenging the Crown's buyout offer is too little too late for furious residents.

Port Hills zoning postponed amid appeal

Port Hills zoning postponed amid appeal

Wednesday, 28 August 2013 5:20 a.m. by MediaStuff

The long-awaited Port Hills zoning announcement has been delayed again as the Government readies itself to appeal a High Court decision made this week.

Prime Minister sorry for threat that angered Outcasts

Prime Minister sorry for threat that angered Outcasts

Wednesday, 28 August 2013 2:49 a.m. by MediaStuff

Prime Minister John Key has apologised for saying the Government would "walk away" from Christchurch red-zoners challenging their buyout offers after his threat was labelled offensive and lacking compassion.

Insurance giant wants ECQ claim changes

Insurance giant wants ECQ claim changes

Wednesday, 28 August 2013 2:44 a.m. by MediaThePress

Insurance giant Vero has asked the Government to let private insurers manage all aspects of certain Christchurch earthquake claims without the involvement of the Earthquake Commission (EQC).

Insurance giant wants EQC claim changes

Insurance giant wants EQC claim changes

Wednesday, 28 August 2013 2:44 a.m. by MediaThePress

Insurance giant Vero has asked the Government to let private insurers manage all aspects of certain Christchurch earthquake claims without the involvement of the Earthquake Commission (EQC).

Understanding existing use rights

Understanding existing use rights

Wednesday, 28 August 2013 2:22 a.m. by MediaThePress

Existing use rights under the Resource Management Act, (RMA) have an important role to play in the rebuild of Christchurch.

Pay red-zoned landowners 100 per cent

Pay red-zoned landowners 100 per cent

Tuesday, 27 August 2013 11:55 p.m. by MediaStuff

The Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority (Cera) has been ordered by a judge to rethink the red zone offers made to two small groups - those who owned empty sections in the residential red zone and those with residences in the red zone who were not insured for one reason or another. These are the Outcasts.

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