State Highway 73 Yaldhurst Road has been REOPENED following the earlier crash. We thank road users for their patience.
Police have closed State Highway 73 (Yaldhurst Road) between Pound Road and Masham/Russley Road intersection due to a crash. We will update as we get further.
State Highway One at Templeton has now REOPENED.
There is so much talk around Christchurch about the pace of the rebuild. The main commentators in the media say that it is to slow. There could be some truth to this and there probably needs to be a full and frank discussion about it. From the discussion I have had with many over the previous months there is a slide in optimism especially for smalle players feelling the inflation pinch.
Planning your journey home from work in the city?
Changes to Tuam Street are underway as part of the city transport changes.
From Monday November 24th changes in road layouts and reduced lanes will be in place at the intersection of Riccarton Ave and Hagley Ave.
The reselling of Christchurch homes with shoddy earthquake repairs has been likened to the leaky homes scandal.
The inside story is never exactly what you expect. By rights, with the massive risks he is racking up, developer Richard Diver should be a bag of nerves. But there he sits with a constant grin on his face.
Susan Walton is fed up with waiting.
The Christchurch City Council is already expecting to under-deliver on its earthquake rebuild programme by more than $250 million this financial year.
Louise Upston - Women in trades: it’s a good fit
For available routes around the Central City please find below the CBD network map. This is updated weekly. Please click here to download the network map - Available Routes
From early Saturday 22nd November major traffic changes will take place at the intersection of Hagley Ave/Moorhouse Ave corner. These changes are permanent and part of the Central City transport projects under the umbrella of An Accessible City – the …
IAG’s Canterbury Recovery team has been taking part in Canterbury TV’s (CTV) new weekly show, Covered, which looks to provide a behind the scenes update on how residential rebuilds are progressing post-quake in Canterbury.
Ferry Road major intersection near Jade/ AMI Stadium 3-day closure 9 am Friday 21 November – early Monday 24 November We expect delays particularly for Sumner bound traffic tonight and advise to avoid the area or adjust your time of …
From Monday 24th November work begins at the Fendalton Road Bridge at the intersection of Deans Ave and Harper Ave will be reduce the westbound lanes on the bridge to one lane.
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Christchurch people rebuilding or repairing their earthquake damaged homes can now get free advice to ensure they are warm, dry and energy efficient.
Patrons attending performances at the Isaac Theatre Royal from Monday 17 November are encouraged to plan their journey into the central city to minimise delays.
Christchurch's historic The Press building could be rebuilt on its Cathedral Square site - as a hotel.
The Kahu Road bridge is now open to all traffic from this evening.
The Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority (Cera) has consulted the wider public on just two of Christchurch's 12 central city anchor projects.
DIY madness has taken over the foyer of the Isaac Theatre Royal as contractors, cleaners and bar staff complete last-minute work in the run-up to tonight's grand opening.
A special ceremony will be held tomorrow to celebrate the completed rebuild of the Ballantynes fire memorial.
From Monday, 17 November, key roads into and out of New Brighton will be affected by temporary, one-way traffic management. (See map) Three SCIRT teams are working in three nearby areas, plus SCIRT’s Fletcher team is installing vacuum chambers in …
Christchurch City Council and the NZ Transport Agency are inviting submissions on four connected projects aiming to ease travel to and from areas north of the city. The City Council is applying to designate land for a new road called …
The Government should be giving more voice to locals, not "rebuild bureaucrats" in Wellington, a Green Party MP says.
Saturday 15th November is the NZ Cup at Riccarton racecourse. We advise that motorists need to be prepared for increased traffic and delays in the area on these roads in particular surrounding the racecourse when gates open at 9.00am and …
Go-ahead for first Central City transport projects Christchurch has taken the first steps towards a modern central city transport network that works for all kinds of travel. Christchurch City Council today gave its approval for designs for the first two …
Patrons attending the opening night and subsequent performances at the Isaac Theatre Royal on Monday 17 November are encouraged to plan their journey into the central city to minimise delays. Gloucester Street is currently is westbound only between Manchester and …
For available routes around the Central City please find below the CBD network map. This is updated weekly. Please click here to download the network map - Available Routes Map
The Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority (Cera) is urging further collaboration between central and local government despite recent improvements in the once-frosty relationship.
Elderly people are dying before their houses are rebuilt or repaired, an older persons advocate says.
Visitors to the Canterbury A & P Show are advised to plan their journey to minimise delays.
Today is NZ Cup Day at Addington Raceway.
Today is NZ Cup Day at Addington Raceway. We advise that motorists need to be prepared for increased traffic and delays in the area. We expect delays on these intersections throughout the day from increased traffic, particularly this morning when …
From Tuesday 11th November the Christchurch tram is extending it’s service and will travel in a clockwise loop.
Proposed changes to Christchurch's planning rules will create significant delays and add costs to earthquake rebuild programmes, insurers say.
Ongoing: Cathedral Square (southeast quadrant) Closed between Worcester and Hereford for tram works – follow signed detours Fitzgerald Ave - southbound – lane drop between Tuam and St Asaph Streets and no right turn from Fitzgerald into St Asaph; no entry …
Motorists are being warned of delays on State Highway 1 to the west of Christchurch this weekend as work begins to fell 300 to 400 mature eucalyptus trees. The NZ Transport Agency’s State Highway Manager Colin Knaggs says trees will …
Humphries Drive, Ferrymead from Ferry Road traffic lights will be one way city bound Monday 10 November from 6am – 3pm. . Ferry Road city bound towards Humphries Drive is reduced to one lane approaching the intersection. There will be delays …
Works on Linwood Ave on the approaches to the Buckleys/Aldwins intersection will cause delays particularly during peak travel times. Linwood Ave city bound approaching Buckleys/Aldwins intersection will be reduced to one lane on Monday 10 November. Linwood Ave towards Dyers …
Dear Minister Gerry Brownlee , Roger Sutton, Mayor Lianne Dalziel, Ian Simpson CEO EQC, Tim Grafton CEO of the Insurance Council, Insurers and all those who call the shots in our city:
Majestic Church leaders say they are deeply disappointed by yesterday’s Christchurch City Council decision to decline resource consent for their proposed community complex, on the corner of Kilmore and Montreal streets.
Canterbury is leading national employment growth, with 34,400 jobs created in the past 12 months.
Rough roads, red-zone land reverting back to nature, a fractured community: It seems incredible to imagine that the earthquake-devastated east side of Christchurch could become an ecological treasure, a local food source and even an international tourist attraction.
Humphries Drive city bound from Ferry Road is one way city bound. Ferry Road city bound towards Humphries Drive is reduced to one lane – and there will be delays through this area.
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