Carol King remembers sewing the curtains for the Deaf Society of Canterbury's building on Armagh St decades ago.
Thousands of Canterbury homes could have been incorrectly assessed by Earthquake Commission staff, says an independent Prebbleton surveyor.
A further $11 million is being poured into the Canterbury rebuild for a health and safety programme to prevent workplace injury and death.
The Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority has increased its online security after malicious software was discovered embedded in its website in July.
Canterbury has 18,100 more jobs than a year ago, taking employment in the region to well above total numbers prior to the earthquakes.
The artist who created the earthquake memorial in Christchurch says he has had to replace about 20 that have been vandalised or stolen in the past 18 months.
Family members of those killed in Christchurch's February 22nd earthquake say they're disgusted at the vandalism of a quake memorial.
The artist who created the "185 Chairs" earthquake memorial in Christchurch says he has had to replace about 20 chairs that have been vandalised or stolen in the past 18 months.
Christchurch's temporary Anglican cathedral, dubbed the Cardboard Cathedral, has opened, with a 10-day music series called
Construction companies taking part in the $40 billion rebuild of Christchurch need to be careful about accepting new payment terms and conditions, a University of Canterbury business lecturer warns.
A Christchurch widower has offered to donate her late husband's wheelchair to the damaged quake memorial.
The latest detailed schedule for Christchurch's anchor projects suggests the city's new stadium may not be ready in time to host the 2017 British and Irish Lions tour.
The vandalism of Christchurch's 185 empty chairs memorial and the recent theft of its sole white wheelchair has left one quake paraplegic mother "sickened".
More than 40 new positions are being created by the organisation responsible for building most of Christchurch's anchor projects.
City councillors say they do not yet have enough information to sign off on plans to repair the historic Sign of the Takahe in Cashmere.
Sunmer's demolished library, community centre and museum look set to be replaced with a new combined facility in Wakefield Ave - but it is likely to come at a $10 million cost to ratepayers.
City councillors are pushing to get a tour of the quake-damaged Christchurch Town Hall next week so they can get a better understanding of the scale of the repair job ahead.
A group of Christchurch developers are redefining what it means to build a home.
According to new research, Christchurch's nightlife is heating back up.
You don't have to put up with the shift to sum insured home insurance - well, not if you are a doctor or farmer.
A statistician collecting data on rebuild progress in one Christchurch neighbourhood is getting under the skin of the Insurance Council. WILL HARVIE reports.
Three prominent Christchurch business leaders have written privately to Earthquake Recovery Minister Gerry Brownlee complaining about the governance of the central city rebuild.
The New Zealand Contractors Federation has played down reports of concerns at its annual conference that local contractors may miss out if overseas firms flock to join Christchurch's rebuild.
The organisation responsible for building most of Christchurch's anchor projects is hiring more than a dozen new managers to speed up progress.
There is concern within the construction industry that local companies may miss out if Christchurch is swamped by overseas firms keen to join the rebuild.
Christchurch has been given its first look at the new Cardboard Cathedral during an emotional ceremony to mark the structure changing hands from contractors to the Anglican diocese.
St George's Hospital has unveiled plans for a $122 million redevelopment of their facilities.
Repair plans for the historic Sign of the Takahe are expected to be approved by the Christchurch City Council.
Work to re-level Christchurch's wonky art gallery is under way.
Christchurch red zoners angry at losing postal services have lodged a formal complaint with the United Nations in a bid to get them back.
A group of long-term red zoners are vowing to fix their quake-damaged roads by themselves.
Earthquake repair work has started on the Christchurch Art Gallery, the first of Christchurch City Council's existing major facilities to have work begin on it.
Christchurch has lost another heritage building - the Chinese Methodist Church.
Red Bus is not the only company to cash in on Christchurch's burgeoning earthquake sight-seeing market.
Red Bus is not the only company to cash in on Christchurch's burgeoning earthquake sightseeing market.
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