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CTV News   Wednesday 28 May

CTV News Wednesday 28 May

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

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 Popular

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 Popular

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 Popular

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 Popular

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 Popular

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 Popular

Broken CBD could turn off rebuild workers

'Broken CBD' could turn off rebuild workers

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

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 Popular

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 Popular

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 Popular

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 Popular

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 Popular

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 Popular

Christchurch needs smarter rebuild

Christchurch needs 'smarter' rebuild

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

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 Popular

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

Amphitheatre for former Pallet Pavilion site

Amphitheatre for former Pallet Pavilion site

Sunday, 25 May 2014 9:21 p.m. by MediaThePress Popular

Repair work at peak

Repair work at peak

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

Infrastructure repair work has hit its peak in central Christchurch.

Staples in $45m deal to build city homes

Staples in $45m deal to build city homes

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

Earthquake Commission critic Bryan Staples is entering the residential construction game after securing a $45 million joint venture with a Chinese firm.

Asbestos complaints rocketing

Asbestos complaints rocketing

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

Workers complaining of asbestos exposure in Canterbury have increased by 350 per cent following the Christchurch earthquakes.

Owners of rockfall property fight back

Owners of rockfall property fight back

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

A Christchurch couple who failed to convince a judge their rockfall-threatened home was an insurance writeoff are heading back to court in a bid to help save others from the same fate.

Infrastructure repair work hits its peak

Infrastructure repair work hits its peak

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

Christchurch Transport Operations Centre (CTOC) Ryan Cooney said a push for infrastructure repairs in the CBD was nearing its end.

Bid to save IRD building

Bid to save IRD building

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

Two central city buildings might be spared from the wrecker's ball and converted into apartments or retail space.

CTV News   Friday 23 May

CTV News Friday 23 May

Friday, 23 May 2014 8:28 p.m. by MediaCTV Popular

1500 new homes for north Canterbury

1500 new homes for north Canterbury

Friday, 23 May 2014 1:54 a.m. by MediaThePress Popular

Fast-growing North Canterbury is to get another major population boost with the launch of the 1500-section Ravenswood Village near Woodend.

Cash flows as rebuild moves into construction

Cash flows as rebuild moves into construction

Thursday, 22 May 2014 8:52 p.m. by MediaThePress Popular

Steve Wakefield, of the accountancy and financial services firm Deloitte, surveys the progress of the Christchurch rebuild.

Cash flows as rebuild moves into construction phase

Cash flows as rebuild moves into construction phase

Thursday, 22 May 2014 8:52 p.m. by MediaThePress Popular

It's against this backdrop that last week's Budget was announced, providing an additional $50 million of operating funding over the next two years for the Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority and bringing the Government's spending and commitments to rebuilding greater Christchurch to $15.4 billion.

Call for action on Lichfield car park

Call for action on Lichfield car park

Thursday, 22 May 2014 8:41 p.m. by MediaThePress Popular

The Christchurch City Council has set a precedent with car parking in the CBD but there's another major stalemate that needs solving, a retail precinct landowner says.

CTV News   Thursday 22 May

CTV News Thursday 22 May

Thursday, 22 May 2014 7:54 p.m. by MediaCTV Popular

Landowners urge more parking deals

Landowners urge more parking deals

Thursday, 22 May 2014 5:00 p.m. by MediaThePress Popular

The Christchurch City Council has set a precedent with car parking in the CBD but there's another major stalemate that needs solving, a retail precinct landowner says.

Lack of funding for $10m riverside art disappointing

Lack of funding for $10m riverside art 'disappointing'

Thursday, 22 May 2014 5:00 p.m. by MediaThePress Popular

The Government wants $10 million of new public art on the banks of the Avon River to help regenerate the city centre, but doesn't want to pay for it.

Flood cuts welcome, but victims want housing

Flood cuts welcome, but victims want housing

Thursday, 22 May 2014 4:59 p.m. by Media3News Popular

Christchurch's flood victims are thanking the local council for a 100 percent rates cut.

Full rates relief for Christchurch flood victims

Full rates relief for Christchurch flood victims

Thursday, 22 May 2014 12:49 p.m. by Media3News Popular

Christchurch City Council has unanimously approved a 100 percent rates relief for flood-affected residents.

Engineers defend building standards

Engineers defend building standards

Thursday, 22 May 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

New Zealand's professional engineering industry body is defending itself from claims that it knows building thresholds for earthquake prone structures are ''unacceptably low''.

Mayor hails car park sale as circuit breaker

Mayor hails car park sale as 'circuit breaker'

Thursday, 22 May 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress Popular

A $100 million retail development in Christchurch's central city can go ahead after the sale of a damaged council-owned car parking building.

Scape Art

Scape Art

Thursday, 22 May 2014 12:51 a.m. by MediaCTV Popular

Roading Kordamentha

Roading Kordamentha

Thursday, 22 May 2014 12:50 a.m. by MediaCTV Popular

Korda Mentha Facilities

Korda Mentha Facilities

Thursday, 22 May 2014 12:49 a.m. by MediaCTV Popular

Korda Mentha Report

Korda Mentha Report

Thursday, 22 May 2014 12:49 a.m. by MediaCTV Popular

Beyond the Cordon

Beyond the Cordon

Thursday, 22 May 2014 12:47 a.m. by MediaCTV Popular

CTV Building Collapse Update

CTV Building Collapse Update

Thursday, 22 May 2014 12:45 a.m. by MediaCTV

Prisoner Red Zone

Prisoner Red Zone

Thursday, 22 May 2014 12:42 a.m. by MediaCTV

Christchurch Short Term Rentals

Christchurch Short Term Rentals

Thursday, 22 May 2014 12:41 a.m. by MediaCTV

Mayor hails sale as city circuit breaker

Mayor hails sale as city 'circuit breaker'

Thursday, 22 May 2014 12:10 a.m. by MediaThePress Popular

CTV News   Wednesday 21 May

CTV News Wednesday 21 May

Wednesday, 21 May 2014 8:11 p.m. by MediaCTV Popular

Christchurch convention centre assurance

Christchurch convention centre assurance

Wednesday, 21 May 2014 11:33 a.m. by MediaThePress Popular

The Government remains committed to a new convention centre for the quake-torn Christchurch centre and hotels are likely to be part of the project, Prime Minister John Key said today.

Mary-Ann Jackson: CTV

Mary-Ann Jackson: CTV

Wednesday, 21 May 2014 11:21 a.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB Popular

CTV survivor Mary-Ann Jackson talks to Newstalk ZB's Chris Lynch about the investigation into Alan Reay being dropped

Mary-Anne Jackson: CTV

Mary-Anne Jackson: CTV

Wednesday, 21 May 2014 11:21 a.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB Popular

CTV survivor Mary-Anne Jackson talks to Newstalk ZB's Chris Lynch about the investigation into Alan Reay being dropped

No timeframe for Madras St demo

No timeframe for Madras St demo

Wednesday, 21 May 2014 11:13 a.m. by MediaThePress Popular

Project a first for health precinct

Project a first for health precinct

Wednesday, 21 May 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress Popular

Christchurch's health precinct has secured its first private sector development, but details about the overall project remain scant.

Forum to focus on development policy

Forum to focus on development policy

Wednesday, 21 May 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress Popular

The Christchurch City Council is moving to improve its relationship with developers by setting up a new forum.

Inquiry into Alan Reay dropped

Inquiry into Alan Reay dropped

Wednesday, 21 May 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

The engineer whose firm designed the CTV building says "not a day goes by" when he does not think about the people killed in the February 2011 earthquake - prompting an angry response from victims' families.

CTV News   Tuesday 20 May

CTV News Tuesday 20 May

Tuesday, 20 May 2014 7:24 p.m. by MediaCTV Popular

Investigation into CTV building engineer dropped

Investigation into CTV building engineer dropped

Tuesday, 20 May 2014 7:20 p.m. by MediaOneNews Popular

The investigation into one engineer's part in designing Christchurch's CTV building has been dropped.

Christchurch couple turning red zone into green zone

Christchurch couple turning red zone into green zone

Tuesday, 20 May 2014 3:24 p.m. by Media3News Popular

A Christchurch couple have become so fed up with the state of the residential red zone they've taken matters into their own hands.

Investigation over CTV engineer dropped

Investigation over CTV engineer dropped

Tuesday, 20 May 2014 12:53 p.m. by MediaStuff

An investigation into the engineer whose company designed the CTV building has been dropped.