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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 …

Countdown Ferrymead reopens

Countdown Ferrymead reopens

Thursday, 10 April 2014 1:41 p.m. by PRNews Featured Popular

Release: Countdown Supermarket

Ferrymead Countdown opens despite carpark row

Ferrymead Countdown opens despite carpark row

Thursday, 10 April 2014 11:31 a.m. by MediaThePress

Ferrymead Countdown has opened amidst a row over its carpark, ripped up by a contractor in protest for not being paid.

Colombo Street between Lichfield and Tuam Street – two way traffic restored

Colombo Street between Lichfield and Tuam Street – two way traffic restored

Thursday, 10 April 2014 10:19 a.m. by Transport4chch

  Two-way traffic has been restored on Colombo Street between Lichfield and Tuam Street due to the current SCIRT work being completed. Previously this block of Colombo Street had been restricted to Southbound traffic only.  

Hereford Street – two way traffic restored

Hereford Street – two way traffic restored

Thursday, 10 April 2014 10:04 a.m. by Transport4chch

Hereford Street at the Colombo Street intersection is now reopen to two-way traffic as the SCIRT work at this intersection has been completed.

Hereford Street – now open to two-way traffic

Hereford Street – now open to two-way traffic

Thursday, 10 April 2014 10:04 a.m. by Transport4chch

Hereford Street at the Colombo Street intersection is now reopen to two-way traffic as the SCIRT work at this intersection has been completed.

Park Terrace – Short closure today between Salisbury & Kilmore Street from 10am

Park Terrace – Short closure today between Salisbury & Kilmore Street from 10am

Thursday, 10 April 2014 8:42 a.m. by Transport4chch

Park Terrace will be closed today between approximately 10am-12 noon to all traffic between Salisbury Street and Kilmore Street. Access will still be available to Salisbury Street from Park Terrace. The closure is to enable arborists to complete tree trimming …

Billboards could attract business back to CBD

Billboards could attract business back to CBD

Thursday, 10 April 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

Central Christchurch could soon be lit up like New York City's Times Square.

Billboards to attract business to CBD

Billboards to attract business to CBD

Thursday, 10 April 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

Central Christchurch could soon be lit up like New York City's Times Square.

River dwellers to shift to allow cleanup

River dwellers to shift to allow cleanup

Wednesday, 9 April 2014 10:43 a.m. by GovtCCDU

Some river dwellers are undergoing a temporary shift as the revitalisation of the Avon River continues from this week.

Is convention centre really needed?

Is convention centre really needed?

Wednesday, 9 April 2014 10:25 a.m. by MediaThePress

Do you like conferences? If they are done right, they can be stimulating, productive and rewarding. Otherwise they can be just talk. Mostly they are a lot of hard work.

$100m plans for City Mall unveiled

$100m plans for City Mall unveiled

Wednesday, 9 April 2014 8:50 a.m. by MediaThePress

The developer behind the $100 million Cashel Square office and retail precinct under way in Christchurch's City Mall has released new images of how it will look.

Uncertainty on infrastructure rebuilds cost delays audit

Uncertainty on infrastructure rebuild's cost delays audit

Wednesday, 9 April 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

Difficulties in putting a price on how much it will cost to rebuild Christchurch's quake-damaged roads and pipes are holding up an independent audit into the city council's finances.

Ferrymead Countdown opens Thursday

Ferrymead Countdown opens Thursday

Wednesday, 9 April 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

Ferrymead residents face a shorter grocery run with a shiny new supermarket opening its doors.

Access to the Triangle Car Park

Access to the Triangle Car Park

Tuesday, 8 April 2014 2:09 p.m. by Transport4chch

Colombo Street is restricted to northbound traffic between Lichfield and Hereford Street. 

New Botanic Gardens Visitor Centre Update

New Botanic Gardens Visitor Centre Update

Tuesday, 8 April 2014 12:59 p.m. by Vbase Popular



New Rangatahi Court a Great Step Forward in Young Cantabrians

New Rangatahi Court a Great Step Forward in Young Cantabrians

Tuesday, 8 April 2014 11:34 a.m. by NickyWagner

Christchurch Central MP Nicky Wagner has welcomed the establishment of the new Rangatahi Court at Ng? Hau e Wh? Marae in Christchurch which was opened yesterday (March 22nd) by Minister of Courts, Hon. Chester Borrows.

Lyttelton Tunnel Maintenance Night Works – Thurs 10 April

Lyttelton Tunnel Maintenance Night Works – Thurs 10 April

Tuesday, 8 April 2014 10:40 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: 

Durham Street and Montreal Street – Monday traffic update

Durham Street and Montreal Street – Monday traffic update

Monday, 7 April 2014 1:34 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users encountered significant delays on Durham Street this morning due to a new work site in place over the Durham Street Bridge that has reduced traffic to one lane. 

Earthquake repairs on track for completion in Selwyn

Earthquake repairs on track for completion in Selwyn

Monday, 7 April 2014 9:51 a.m. by GovtSDC

Earthquake repairs in Selwyn District are well on their way to completion.

Future Chch likely a letdown

Future Chch likely 'a letdown'

Monday, 7 April 2014 9:18 a.m. by MediaThePress

Durham Street (Oxford Terrace) – Bridge repairs and pressure main installation will affect journey times

Durham Street (Oxford Terrace) – Bridge repairs and pressure main installation will affect journey times

Monday, 7 April 2014 7:19 a.m. by Transport4chch

Two SCIRT delivery teams will be working around the Durham Street (Oxford Terrace) bridge from this week.

Strict city rules halt development process

Strict city rules halt development process

Monday, 7 April 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

A Christchurch investor struggling to get his City Mall plans under way is calling for the strict development process for the retail precinct to be dropped.

Prefab is not a dirty word

Prefab is not a dirty word

Saturday, 5 April 2014 7:28 a.m. by MediaThePress

Prefabricated buildings have been largely shunned by Kiwi homeowners, but innovators in the construction industry believe their time has come. ALAN WOOD reports.

Southern Response turns 2

Southern Response turns 2

Saturday, 5 April 2014 6:41 a.m. by MediaThePress

Birthday celebrations are expected to be low key as Crown-owned Southern Response Earthquake Services turns 2 years old. CHARLES ANDERSON reports.

Insolvency no bar to holiday

Insolvency no bar to holiday

Saturday, 5 April 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

His company is in liquidation with debts of $2 million. And he says he is struggling to feed his children.

Stand celebrates re-opening of childrens village

Stand celebrates re-opening of children's village

Friday, 4 April 2014 2:38 p.m. by PRNews Popular

Stand Children’s Services opened its new facility at Glenelg Spur in Christchurch yesterday, with the organisation’s patron His Excellency Lieutenant General the Right Honourable Sir Jerry Mateparae, Governor General of New Zealand, doing the official honours.

Using Montreal St to access Bealey Ave?  What you need to know.

Using Montreal St to access Bealey Ave? What you need to know.

Friday, 4 April 2014 11:45 a.m. by Transport4chch

Using Montreal St to access Bealey Ave? 

All Day Parking Rates increase from Mon 7 April

All Day Parking Rates increase from Mon 7 April

Friday, 4 April 2014 8:24 a.m. by Transport4chch

New central city all-day parking rates come into effect from Monday 7 April. 

Central City traffic impacts – preview for week April 7th

Central City traffic impacts – preview for week April 7th

Friday, 4 April 2014 7:49 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised to expect delays on central city roads this week as work continues on major roads. Please allow extra time for your journey. 

$75m apartment complex planned

$75m apartment complex planned

Friday, 4 April 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress Featured

A $75 million development near Cranmer Square could become central Christchurch's biggest apartment complex since the earthquakes.

Two Rebuilt Buildings at Rangi Ruru Girls’ School Open

Two Rebuilt Buildings at Rangi Ruru Girls’ School Open

Thursday, 3 April 2014 11:34 a.m. by PRNews Popular

Tomorrow sees the opening of the first two of several new buildings on the Rangi Ruru Girls’ School campus in Christchurch.

Anzac Drive/Bexley Road SH74 closure – DELAYED

Anzac Drive/Bexley Road SH74 closure – DELAYED

Thursday, 3 April 2014 10:36 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that road reconstruction work on Anzac Drive is now delayed until later in the year towards October due to weather and ground conditions.

Helicopter used for Port Hills home repair

Helicopter used for Port Hills home repair

Thursday, 3 April 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

It appears the sky is the limit for settling Port Hills insurance claims.

Canterbury Earthquake Insurance Pay Outs Crosses $11 Billion Mark

Canterbury Earthquake Insurance Pay Outs Crosses $11 Billion Mark

Wednesday, 2 April 2014 11:29 a.m. by InsuranceCouncilNZ

Canterbury Earthquake Insurance Pay Outs Crosses $11 Billion Mark

Suburban life - peaceful or boring?

Suburban life - peaceful or boring?

Wednesday, 2 April 2014 10:45 a.m. by MediaThePress

So what is wrong with suburbia? Is it faceless, sterile, bland and boring; vibrant and appealing; or relaxing and peaceful? How can we make it better?

Quake insurance payouts top $11 billion

Quake insurance payouts top $11 billion

Wednesday, 2 April 2014 6:16 a.m. by Media3News

Canterbury earthquake victims have now collected more than $11 billion in insurance claims.

30 homes in anti-liquefaction pilot

30 homes in anti-liquefaction pilot

Wednesday, 2 April 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

The number of Canterbury properties with increased liquefaction risk will not be known before May, the Earthquake Commission (EQC) says.

Moorhouse/Hagley Ave/Lincoln/Grove Rd intersection – DELAYS

Moorhouse/Hagley Ave/Lincoln/Grove Rd intersection – DELAYS

Tuesday, 1 April 2014 1:22 p.m. by Transport4chch

Due to milling and paving works being carried out at night in the area of Moorhouse/Hagley Ave/Lincoln Road and Grove Road, the traffic signal controls have been affected.

Lynched- Monday 31 March - Phil Twyford

Lynched- Monday 31 March - Phil Twyford

Tuesday, 1 April 2014 12:51 p.m. by ChrisLynch Featured

 

Govt cash urged for housing

Govt cash urged for housing

Tuesday, 1 April 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

The Government should be intervening in Christchurch's housing market by making low-interest loans available to developers so the cost of building homes is reduced.

Victoria Street Building Momentum

Victoria Street Building Momentum

Monday, 31 March 2014 2:10 p.m. by Swiggs Featured Popular

Victoria Street is one part of the city really coming along in the early stages of the rebuild.In recent times each time I’ve driven down the street it has been different. There recently have been a number of new builds open which is fabulous for the city. 

Funding boost for social housing

Funding boost for social housing

Monday, 31 March 2014 10:52 a.m. by PRNews

Five community housing providers are to receive $14 million from the Government and the Canterbury Community Trust (TCCT) to build 75 units in Christchurch, Housing Minister Dr Nick Smith and TCCT trustee Sue McKenzie announced today.

Crown told to consult on rebuild

Crown told to consult on rebuild

Monday, 31 March 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

The Government needs to take a leaf out of the Christchurch City Council's book and consult widely on its anchor projects before residents feel they are not part of the city, a local MP has warned.

Natural disaster recovery - parallels with Japan

Natural disaster recovery - parallels with Japan

Sunday, 30 March 2014 11:40 a.m. by MediaStuff

Three years after his wife was swept away by the huge tsunami that washed across the Tohoku region of eastern Japan, Hiroyuki Tomono still feels responsible for her death.

Smith wants curbs on developer tax

Smith wants curbs on developer tax

Friday, 28 March 2014 11:27 p.m. by MediaThePress

Councils are crippling housing growth because of a "fourfold" increase in development contributions, Housing Minister Nick Smith says.

Regions direction the hot question

Region's direction the hot question

Friday, 28 March 2014 11:27 p.m. by MediaThePress

Canterbury's leaders hold differing views on the recovery but appear to asking the same question – where is the region headed?

SFO clears rebuild firms

SFO clears rebuild firms

Friday, 28 March 2014 11:23 p.m. by MediaThePress

A major Serious Fraud Office (SFO) investigation into post-quake fraud in Christchurch relied on an informant whose business dealings are now the subject of a police complaint.

Building fraud informant subject of a police complaint

Building 'fraud' informant subject of a police complaint

Friday, 28 March 2014 11:23 p.m. by MediaThePress

A major Serious Fraud Office (SFO) investigation into post-quake fraud in Christchurch relied on an informant whose business dealings are now the subject of a police complaint.

Insurance disputes put sites in limbo

Insurance disputes put sites in limbo

Friday, 28 March 2014 11:22 p.m. by MediaThePress

Insurance stalemates are to blame for some of Christchurch's central city buildings remaining untouched more than three years on from the February 2011 earthquake, owners say.

Anzac Drive/Bexley Road SH74 closure – now 1st April

Anzac Drive/Bexley Road SH74 closure – now 1st April

Friday, 28 March 2014 3:06 p.m. by Transport4chch

  Works on Anzac Drive/Bexley Road (SH 74) will move further north from the 1st April following the completion of Stage One of road reconstruction and stromwater repairs. Anzac Drive/Bexley Road (SH74) will now be closed between Pages road and …

Moorhouse Ave/Lincoln Rd/Hagley Ave night works – Milling and Paving

Moorhouse Ave/Lincoln Rd/Hagley Ave night works – Milling and Paving

Friday, 28 March 2014 12:08 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised major night works will be start on Moorhouse Ave Hagley Ave, and Lincoln Rd from Sunday 30th March 7pm – 7am for approximately two weeks. 

Restrictions around Kilmore/Victoria Streets starts Monday

Restrictions around Kilmore/Victoria Streets starts Monday

Friday, 28 March 2014 12:07 p.m. by Transport4chch

Several stage of final wastewater works by SCIRT delivery team Fletcher’s will impact on road user’s routes around Victoria Street and Kilmore Street in the next few weeks.