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FLOODING – Road Closures 1936pm

FLOODING – Road Closures 1936pm

Friday, 18 April 2014 7:36 p.m. by Transport4chch

Flood waters are receding in areas and roads are being reopened. Road closures will be in place overnight in some areas, particularly low lying riverside areas.

FLOODING – Road Closures 1630pm

FLOODING – Road Closures 1630pm

Friday, 18 April 2014 4:30 p.m. by Transport4chch

Due to flooding these roads have been closed in Christchurch. Archer Street (Flockton Street to Aylesford Street) Aylesford – NOW OPEN Bridle Path Road Canterbury Street Carrick Street (Flockton Street to Aylesford Street) Clarendon Tce (Opawa Road to Marshall Road.) …

FLOODING – Road Closures 1702pm

FLOODING – Road Closures 1702pm

Friday, 18 April 2014 4:30 p.m. by Transport4chch

Archer Street (Flockton Street to Aylesford Street)

FLOODING – Road Closures 1736pm

FLOODING – Road Closures 1736pm

Friday, 18 April 2014 4:30 p.m. by Transport4chch

Due to flooding these roads have been closed in Christchurch. Archer Street (Flockton Street to Aylesford Street) Aylesford – NOW OPEN Bridle Path Road Canterbury Street Carrick Street (Flockton Street to Aylesford Street) Clarendon Tce (Opawa Road to Marshall Road.) …

FLOODING – Road Closures 15.17pm

FLOODING – Road Closures 15.17pm

Friday, 18 April 2014 3:18 p.m. by Transport4chch Popular

Archer Street (Flockton Street to Aylesford Street)

FLOODING – Signals out 11.27am

FLOODING – Signals out 11.27am

Friday, 18 April 2014 11:27 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised due to the weather that the traffic lights at these intersections are flashing yellow due to the weather.

FLOODING – Road Closures 11.04am

FLOODING – Road Closures 11.04am

Friday, 18 April 2014 10:35 a.m. by Transport4chch

FLOODING – Road Closures 10.31am

FLOODING – Road Closures 10.31am

Friday, 18 April 2014 10:35 a.m. by Transport4chch

Due to flooding these roads have been closed in Christchurch. Flockton Street (Warrington Street to Archer Street) Aylesford Street (Westminister St to Hills Rd) Carrick Street (Flockton Street to Aylesford Street) Thornton Streeet (Flockton Street to Aylesford Street) Harrison Street …

The Terrace development had paused before

The Terrace development had 'paused' before

Thursday, 17 April 2014 10:47 p.m. by MediaThePress

The multi-million dollar Terrace project has been ''paused'' several times during its development and the latest is no different, says its backer Antony Gough.

FLOODING – Road Closures 8.11am

FLOODING – Road Closures 8.11am

Thursday, 17 April 2014 8:43 p.m. by Transport4chch

FLOODING – Road Closures 8.39pm

FLOODING – Road Closures 8.39pm

Thursday, 17 April 2014 8:43 p.m. by Transport4chch

Due to  flooding these roads have been closed in Christchurch. Aylesford Street Carrick Street Flockton Street Harrison Street Thornton Street

FLOODING – Road Closures 10.15pm

FLOODING – Road Closures 10.15pm

Thursday, 17 April 2014 8:43 p.m. by Transport4chch Featured Popular

Due to flooding these roads have been closed in Christchurch.

Governers Bay/Lyttleton Advisory – 7.30pm

Governers Bay/Lyttleton Advisory – 7.30pm

Thursday, 17 April 2014 7:31 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that roads in the Governors Bay and Lyttleton area have been affected by the heavy rain this evening. 

Weather ahead – what you need to know

Weather ahead – what you need to know

Thursday, 17 April 2014 1:53 p.m. by Transport4chch

The Christchurch Transport Operations Centre (CTOC) advises that the weather forecast shows a period of extended rainfall throughout Christchurch and Banks Peninsula, from 2pm this afternoon through to 8am tomorrow morning, when it is expected to ease.

Easter and road works – what you need to know

Easter and road works – what you need to know

Thursday, 17 April 2014 1:28 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that most SCIRT work sites will close over the Easter weekend, but traffic management will remain in place around sites and equipment. 

Council’s plan for the provision of swimming pools

Council’s plan for the provision of swimming pools

Thursday, 17 April 2014 10:31 a.m. by GovtCCC

Christchurch City Council’s Community Committee yesterday, Tuesday 15 April 2014, received a draft review of the Aquatic Facilities Plan.

Avon-Otakaro Network welcomes Government announcement on residential red zone lands

Avon-Otakaro Network welcomes Government announcement on residential red zone lands

Thursday, 17 April 2014 10:10 a.m. by AvonOtakaro Featured

“It is great that at last there is some forward traction on future use of the Avon River residential red zone lands, it is time we started to heal the wound that runs right through the east,” says Evan Smith Co-Chair of Avon-Otakaro Network (AvON).

New plans for Hotel Grand Chancellor site

New plans for Hotel Grand Chancellor site

Thursday, 17 April 2014 8:52 a.m. by MediaThePress

Hotel Grand Chancellor will not be rebuilt in its old spot.

Colombo Street Bridge to reopen today – SCIRT

Colombo Street Bridge to reopen today – SCIRT

Thursday, 17 April 2014 8:06 a.m. by Transport4chch

People exploring the central city over Easter have a new area to wander over soon to be free of safety fencing. The Colombo St bridge, near the Christchurch Town Hall, reopens to traffic on Thursday, 17 April. The bridge has been fully repaired …

The Terrace city development stalls

The Terrace city development stalls

Thursday, 17 April 2014 2:54 a.m. by MediaThePress

The celebrated $150 million Terrace project in the central city has stalled.

Council tags $50m to stimulate housing

Council tags $50m to stimulate housing

Wednesday, 16 April 2014 10:51 p.m. by MediaThePress

The $50 million the city council has tagged for tackling Christchurch's housing problems could be the catalyst for thousands of affordable new homes, says deputy mayor Vicki Buck.

MBIE guidance for multi-unit residential buildings released

MBIE guidance for multi-unit residential buildings released

Wednesday, 16 April 2014 4:14 p.m. by GovtDBH

Additional MBIE guidance for multi-unit residential buildings released

Christchurch Housing Accord announced

Christchurch Housing Accord announced

Wednesday, 16 April 2014 12:05 p.m. by GovtCCC Featured

The acute shortage of affordable housing in Christchurch will only be solved by the Christchurch City Council and the Government working together, Christchurch Mayor Lianne Dalziel says.

Entry to Montreal Street at Brougham Street – NOW OPEN

Entry to Montreal Street at Brougham Street – NOW OPEN

Wednesday, 16 April 2014 8:20 a.m. by Transport4chch

  Road users are advised that entry into Montreal Street off Brougham Street has been restored as work is now completed.

Original designs sorely needed in Christchurch

Original designs sorely needed in Christchurch

Wednesday, 16 April 2014 1:57 a.m. by MediaThePress

I haven't seen Friedensreich Hundertwasser's celebrated public toilets in Kawakawa, but I have seen the Hundertwasser house in Vienna.

Original designs sorely needed in Chch

Original designs sorely needed in Chch

Wednesday, 16 April 2014 1:57 a.m. by MediaThePress

I haven't seen Friedensreich Hundertwasser's celebrated public toilets in Kawakawa, but I have seen the Hundertwasser house in Vienna.

Council may help foot bill for strengthening

Council may help foot bill for strengthening

Tuesday, 15 April 2014 9:19 p.m. by MediaThePress

The Christchurch City Council may contribute $800,000 towards the cost of strengthening a landmark art deco apartment building in the central city.

Canterbury research aims to develop safer steel structures

Canterbury research aims to develop safer steel structures

Tuesday, 15 April 2014 7:22 p.m. by CanterburyUniversity

University of Canterbury postgraduate civil and natural resources engineering researchers are developing new methods to improve the performance of steel structures in earthquakes.

Government to sign CBD office contracts

Government to sign CBD office contracts

Tuesday, 15 April 2014 5:00 p.m. by MediaThePress

Public servants could be back in central Christchurch by next spring, with the Government on the verge of signing deals for four new buildings.

Retaining look of cathedral favoured

Retaining look of cathedral favoured

Tuesday, 15 April 2014 5:00 p.m. by MediaThePress

More than 50 per cent of Cantabrians want a restored Christ Church Cathedral to retain the same look, a new poll shows.

Group aims to revive Brighton

Group aims to revive Brighton

Tuesday, 15 April 2014 5:00 p.m. by MediaThePress

A New Brighton group wanting to "give power back to the people" will look to community funding to revitalise the seaside suburb.

High St paralysed by Cera indecision

High St 'paralysed' by Cera indecision

Tuesday, 15 April 2014 5:00 p.m. by MediaThePress

Nicky Arts owns a shop in the historic Duncan Buildings in High St and is trying to repair it so she can reopen, but she is hitting obstacles at every turn.

Officials ignore local investors

'Officials ignore local investors'

Tuesday, 15 April 2014 5:00 p.m. by MediaThePress

The Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority (Cera) denies those claims and says it works closely with local developers to encourage central city development.

Group aims to revive New Brighton

Group aims to revive New Brighton

Tuesday, 15 April 2014 5:00 p.m. by MediaThePress

A New Brighton group wanting to "give power back to the people" will look to community funding to revitalise the seaside suburb.

Sherborne Street at Bealey Ave – northbound traffic only

Sherborne Street at Bealey Ave – northbound traffic only

Tuesday, 15 April 2014 2:17 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are that Sherborne Street at the intersection of Bealey is closed to southbound traffic as new work commences today.

Kilmore Street – now open from Durham Street North

Kilmore Street – now open from Durham Street North

Tuesday, 15 April 2014 11:16 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are adivsed that the closure on Kilmore Street between Durham Street North and Montreal Street has now been lifted as that stage of the piping work is complete.

Lyttelton Tunnel Maintenance Night Works – Weds 16th April

Lyttelton Tunnel Maintenance Night Works – Weds 16th April

Tuesday, 15 April 2014 7:30 a.m. by Transport4chch

The New Zealand Transport Agency will be undertaking essential maintenance works this week in the Lyttelton Tunnel between the hours of 8pm and 6am for one day on:               16th April. The night-time works will place restrictions on traffic flows through …

Ferrymead Countdown Reopens

Ferrymead Countdown Reopens

Monday, 14 April 2014 7:54 p.m. by MediaCTV

Durham Street CLOSED at Cashel Street – 6.30pm

Durham Street CLOSED at Cashel Street – 6.30pm

Monday, 14 April 2014 6:28 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that Durham Street South remains closed at the Cashel Street Bridge is closed and all traffic is being diverted down Cashel Street. Oxford Tce east of Montreal Street is also closed. This is due to a gas leak …

Royal Visit – Central City Roads reopened UPDATE 1.48pm

Royal Visit – Central City Roads reopened UPDATE 1.48pm

Monday, 14 April 2014 1:48 p.m. by Transport4chch

  Road users are advised that the road restrictions that have been in place this morning due to the visit of their royal highnesses the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have now been lifted.

Migrant rebuild workers face housing crisis

Migrant rebuild workers face housing crisis

Monday, 14 April 2014 11:15 a.m. by MediaThePress

Christchurch businesses which are reliant on migrant workers are sounding the alarm about a shortage of accommodation for new recruits.

Dyers Pass Road – Closure from Summit Road – DELAYED

Dyers Pass Road – Closure from Summit Road – DELAYED

Monday, 14 April 2014 7:29 a.m. by Transport4chch

The rock stabilization and road sealing work on Dyers Pass Road has been delayed due to weather and will not take place until next year. Dyers Pass Road will remain open this week.  

Japanese kindy inspires new school design

Japanese kindy inspires new school design

Monday, 14 April 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

Cathedral Grammar School has unveiled a master plan for a new school that draws on an award-winning kindergarten in Japan.

Campaign finds 50 houses to fix

Campaign finds 50 houses to fix

Monday, 14 April 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

A community-led Christchurch door-knocking campaign to find cold, unsafe and unsanitary homes before winter has identified more than 50 in need of repair.

Council drops action over undervalued assets

Council drops action over undervalued assets

Monday, 14 April 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

Christchurch City Council staff and councillors are at odds over claims crucial council assets were undervalued before the earthquakes.

CBD – Available Routes Map 12th April – 17th April 2014

CBD – Available Routes Map 12th April – 17th April 2014

Saturday, 12 April 2014 12:00 p.m. by Transport4chch

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    

Quakes lessons not in new law

Quake's lessons 'not in new law'

Saturday, 12 April 2014 1:44 a.m. by MediaThePress

Lessons learnt from Christchurch's deadly 2011 earthquake are not reflected in new legislation aimed at reducing the number of quake-prone buildings, the city council says.

Quake legislation not enough, says Council

Quake legislation not enough, says Council

Saturday, 12 April 2014 1:44 a.m. by MediaThePress

Lessons learnt from Christchurch's deadly 2011 earthquake are not reflected in new legislation aimed at reducing the number of quake-prone buildings, the city council says.

CRASH CLEARED – Lincoln Road and Barrington Street intersection 5.03pm

CRASH CLEARED – Lincoln Road and Barrington Street intersection 5.03pm

Friday, 11 April 2014 5:05 p.m. by Transport4chch

Lincoln Road at this intersection is now reopen to Southbound traffic as the crash site has been cleared.

Gap Filler started here!

Gap Filler started here!

Friday, 11 April 2014 4:18 p.m. by peterboroughvillage

            Previously South of the Border restaurant and Denis Moore Auto Electrician Land owned by Tony Brazier and Denis Moore Thursday 25 November – Sunday 5 December 2010. 

Dyers Pass Road – Closure from Summit Road Monday 14th April

Dyers Pass Road – Closure from Summit Road Monday 14th April

Friday, 11 April 2014 2:53 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that Dyers Pass Road from Summit Road to Governors Bay Road will be closed from 9.oo-5.00pm daily on Monday 14th April – Saturday 20th April. This is to allow for rock stabilization and road sealing to …

1000th Christchurch state house repair marked

1000th Christchurch state house repair marked

Friday, 11 April 2014 12:46 p.m. by GovtBeehive

1000th Christchurch state house repair marked

No timeframe for Ngai Tahu cultural centre

No timeframe for Ngai Tahu cultural centre

Friday, 11 April 2014 12:25 p.m. by MediaThePress

The South Island's largest iwi will not rush a proposed cultural precinct in central Christchurch, a Maori culture expert says. 

Royal Visit – What you need to know

Royal Visit – What you need to know

Friday, 11 April 2014 11:52 a.m. by Transport4chch Popular

Their Royal Highnesses THE DUKE & DUCHESS OF CAMBRIDGE visit Christchurch on Monday 14 April 2014. 

Central City traffic impacts – preview for week April 14th

Central City traffic impacts – preview for week April 14th

Friday, 11 April 2014 11:00 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised to expect delays on central city roads this week as work continues on major roads. 

Bridging the gap

Bridging the gap

Friday, 11 April 2014 8:00 a.m. by ArchitectureNow

Park Terrace – Reopened to two way traffic from Kilmore Street 4.10pm

Park Terrace – Reopened to two way traffic from Kilmore Street 4.10pm

Thursday, 10 April 2014 4:10 p.m. by Transport4chch

Park Terrace has reopened to two way traffic from Kilmore Street through to Bealey Avenue. 

Park Terrace – Reopened to two way traffic from Kilmore Street

Park Terrace – Reopened to two way traffic from Kilmore Street

Thursday, 10 April 2014 4:10 p.m. by Transport4chch

Park Terrace has reopened to two way traffic from Kilmore Street through to Bealey Avenue. CTOC and SCIRT have worked together to minimise the impacts of the one laning of Montreal Street earlier this week. Work was carried out today …