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Christchurch City rating value rises

Christchurch City rating value rises

Monday, 10 March 2014 5:02 p.m. by GovtCCC Featured Popular

Christchurch City Council’s first post-quake property revaluation indicates the city’s total Rating Value has risen from $75 billion to $84 billion.

Preview – Central City traffic impacts starting this week – allow extra time

Preview – Central City traffic impacts starting this week – allow extra time

Monday, 10 March 2014 6:00 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users can expect delays as works on major routes into the city occur.

Preview – Central City traffic impacts starting next week – allow extra time

Preview – Central City traffic impacts starting next week – allow extra time

Friday, 7 March 2014 4:39 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users can expect delays as works on major routes into the city occur.

Chief Executives update - 7 March 2014

Chief Executive's update - 7 March 2014

Friday, 7 March 2014 4:12 p.m. by GovtCera

Greater Christchurch Recovery Update - Issue 30 (March 2014)

Greater Christchurch Recovery Update - Issue 30 (March 2014)

Friday, 7 March 2014 3:55 p.m. by GovtCera

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Brittan Terrace, Lyttelton now OPEN

Brittan Terrace, Lyttelton now OPEN

Friday, 7 March 2014 3:48 p.m. by Transport4chch

Brittan Terrace has now been reopened.  

In The Know initiative keeping the community informed

In The Know initiative keeping the community informed

Friday, 7 March 2014 1:48 p.m. by GovtCera Popular

The launch of a new community-driven assistance website has been applauded by Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority chief executive Roger Sutton.

Roads that remain CLOSED from flooding- Updated 1pm 7 March

Roads that remain CLOSED from flooding- Updated 1pm 7 March

Friday, 7 March 2014 1:00 p.m. by Transport4chch

Roads that are still closed as a result of flooding this week: 

SCIRT work before, during and after the Christchurch floods

SCIRT work before, during and after the Christchurch floods

Thursday, 6 March 2014 5:02 p.m. by SCIRT

Press Release: Stronger Christchurch Infrastructure Rebuild Team

Council to fast-track flood mitigation options

Council to fast-track flood mitigation options

Thursday, 6 March 2014 4:24 p.m. by GovtCCC Popular

 

Council managing flood cleanup

Council managing flood cleanup

Thursday, 6 March 2014 4:23 p.m. by GovtCCC Recommended

 

Roads that remain CLOSED – Updated 4pm

Roads that remain CLOSED – Updated 4pm

Thursday, 6 March 2014 4:00 p.m. by Transport4chch

A number of roads that were closed due to flooding have been reopened overnight and this morning, however, there is still surface flooding in some areas and extra care is required. This list will be updated as more comes to …

Popular Container Mall on the move

Popular Container Mall on the move

Thursday, 6 March 2014 3:21 p.m. by GovtCera

A partnership between the Crown and the private sector will ensure Christchurch's iconic Re:START Mall continues operating with the use of another central city location, Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Minister Gerry Brownlee says.

Preliminary design for new Bus Interchange

Preliminary design for new Bus Interchange

Thursday, 6 March 2014 3:05 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Gerry Brownlee | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

Popular Container Mall on the move

Popular Container Mall on the move

Thursday, 6 March 2014 2:48 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Gerry Brownlee | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

A quick look at the Canterbury Quakes exhibition

A quick look at the Canterbury Quakes exhibition

Thursday, 6 March 2014 2:22 p.m. by GovtEQC

New venture a big boost for future construction

New venture a big boost for future construction

Thursday, 6 March 2014 11:02 a.m. by GovtBeehive

Gerry Brownlee | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

Traffic Signals affected by weather – UPDATED 9.45am

Traffic Signals affected by weather – UPDATED 9.45am

Thursday, 6 March 2014 9:40 a.m. by Transport4chch

These signals are currently affected: Durham St/Tuam St intersection  

Roads that remain CLOSED this morning 6 Mar

Roads that remain CLOSED this morning 6 Mar

Thursday, 6 March 2014 7:36 a.m. by Transport4chch

A number of roads have been reopened overnight and this morning, however, there is still surface flooding in some areas and extra care is required. 

Brittan Terrace, Lyttelton Closed

Brittan Terrace, Lyttelton Closed

Thursday, 6 March 2014 7:00 a.m. by Transport4chch

Brittan Terrace and Park Terrace, Lyttelton are closed. 

Dyers Pass expected to reopen 10am Thursday 6th

Dyers Pass expected to reopen 10am Thursday 6th

Wednesday, 5 March 2014 9:16 p.m. by Transport4chch

Contractors are still working to clear debris from Dyers Pass Road, however, it is expected that the road will be open from 10am Thursday 6 March. Should this change, updates will be provided here.

Council weather update: 5 March 2014 - 5.30pm

Council weather update: 5 March 2014 - 5.30pm

Wednesday, 5 March 2014 5:35 p.m. by GovtCCC Featured Popular

 

Lyttelton Basin residents – alternative route home required for some – Updated 5.20pm

Lyttelton Basin residents – alternative route home required for some – Updated 5.20pm

Wednesday, 5 March 2014 5:15 p.m. by Transport4chch

Brittan Terrace and Park Terrace, Lyttelton are closed.

Road closures/surface flooding – updated 3.30pm

Road closures/surface flooding – updated 3.30pm

Wednesday, 5 March 2014 3:20 p.m. by Transport4chch

Due to flooding a number of roads have been closed or are affected by surface flooding.

Major Council weather update: 3pm

Major Council weather update: 3pm

Wednesday, 5 March 2014 3:10 p.m. by GovtCCC Recommended Popular

 

Avonside at Fitzgerald CLOSED

Avonside at Fitzgerald CLOSED

Wednesday, 5 March 2014 2:36 p.m. by Transport4chch

Avonside Drive at Fitzgerald Avenue is closed until further notice due to severe flooding.

Durham Street between Gloucester & Cashel – now OPEN

Durham Street between Gloucester & Cashel – now OPEN

Wednesday, 5 March 2014 2:20 p.m. by Transport4chch

Durham Street between Gloucester and Cashel Street has now reopened following the closure due to flooding.  

Service to assist residents affected by flooding

Service to assist residents affected by flooding

Wednesday, 5 March 2014 2:02 p.m. by GovtCera

A programme that has assisted vulnerable households with emergency repairs for earthquake damage will be used to assist those affected by the flooding currently impacting on Greater Christchurch, says Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Minister Gerry Brownlee.

Road closures/surface flooding – updated 1.30pm

Road closures/surface flooding – updated 1.30pm

Wednesday, 5 March 2014 1:38 p.m. by Transport4chch

Due to flooding a number of roads have been closed or are affected by surface flooding.

Road closures/flooding due to weather conditions – UPDATE 1.15pm

Road closures/flooding due to weather conditions – UPDATE 1.15pm

Wednesday, 5 March 2014 12:15 p.m. by Transport4chch Popular

Due to flooding a number of roads have been closed or are affected by surface flooding.

Road closures/flooding due to weather conditions – UPDATE 10.45am

Road closures/flooding due to weather conditions – UPDATE 10.45am

Wednesday, 5 March 2014 11:00 a.m. by Transport4chch

A number of communities are isolated, including Sumner and parts of Banks Peninsula. Teams are in the area assessing the situation and will keep residents informed. A full list of road closures is included below. The Council is urging drivers …

Traffic Signals affected by weather

Traffic Signals affected by weather

Wednesday, 5 March 2014 9:10 a.m. by Transport4chch

  Halwsell Junction/Main Sth Road intersection signals are not working. These signals are currently affected by the weather: -Durham/Tuam intersection -Gloucester/Linwood intersection Extreme caution is advised when travelling through and around the city today.

Road closures/flooding due to weather conditions

Road closures/flooding due to weather conditions

Wednesday, 5 March 2014 6:15 a.m. by Transport4chch

The following roads have either been closed or should be avoided due to weather conditions and flooding: New Brighton Rd  Burwood –Queensbury Owles Tce  Seaview-Union Locksley Ave  Gayhurst- Glenarm Banks Ave  Coopers- North Parade Hills Rd  Warrington-Warden Fitzgerald Ave north …

Update: Council responds to flood warning March 2014

Update: Council responds to flood warning March 2014

Tuesday, 4 March 2014 9:36 p.m. by GovtCCC Featured Popular

 

Lyttelton Tunnel – Extreme winds on approaches

Lyttelton Tunnel – Extreme winds on approaches

Tuesday, 4 March 2014 4:04 p.m. by Transport4chch

The NZ Transport Agency are reporting extra care is required on the approaches to the Lyttelton Tunnel due to extreme winds. Caution is required.  

Owles Terrace CLOSED at Pages Rd – flooding

Owles Terrace CLOSED at Pages Rd – flooding

Tuesday, 4 March 2014 10:13 a.m. by Transport4chch

Owles Terrace at Pages Road end has been closed due to flooding. Contractors are en route to erect signage. We will update further as more is available.  

Park Terrace & Brittan Terrace, Lyttelton – CLOSED due to fallen tree – 7.55am

Park Terrace & Brittan Terrace, Lyttelton – CLOSED due to fallen tree – 7.55am

Tuesday, 4 March 2014 7:58 a.m. by Transport4chch

Park Terrace and Brittan Terrace are currently closed between Cressy Terrace  due to a fallen  tree. Light vehicles are being detoured over Cressy Terrace.  

CBD – Available Routes Map 5th April – 12th April 2014

CBD – Available Routes Map 5th April – 12th April 2014

Tuesday, 4 March 2014 7:20 a.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    

Environment Canterbury review underway

Environment Canterbury review underway

Monday, 3 March 2014 6:22 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

A review of the future governance arrangements of Environment Canterbury is now underway, Local Government Minister Paula Bennett and Environment Minister Amy Adams announced today.

Severe Weather Warning – Care required on the Roads

Severe Weather Warning – Care required on the Roads

Monday, 3 March 2014 4:00 p.m. by Transport4chch

MetService has today issued a severe weather warning including severe gales and heavy rain for the Christchurch and Banks Peninsula areas. Road users are asked to exercise caution as there may be localised flooding and wind may affect some traffic management …

Lyttelton Tunnel – Maintenance works – overnight Wednesday 5 March

Lyttelton Tunnel – Maintenance works – overnight Wednesday 5 March

Monday, 3 March 2014 12:00 p.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: 5 March. The night-time works will place restrictions on traffic flows through …

Lyttelton Tunnel – Maintenance works – overnight Wednesday 5 March – CANCELLED

Lyttelton Tunnel – Maintenance works – overnight Wednesday 5 March – CANCELLED

Monday, 3 March 2014 12:00 p.m. by Transport4chch

Tonight’s maintenance closure has been cancelled due to the current weather event. It will be rescheduled for next week – an update will be posted here. The New Zealand Transport Agency will be undertaking essential maintenance works this week in …

Changes on Central City roads this week

Changes on Central City roads this week

Monday, 3 March 2014 7:00 a.m. by Transport4chch

Ongoing work sites and new work sites will continue to cause delays for road users this week. 

Canterbury Quakes Exhibition comes to Nelson

Canterbury Quakes Exhibition comes to Nelson

Friday, 28 February 2014 4:13 p.m. by GovtEQC

Park Terrace northbound closure extended

Park Terrace northbound closure extended

Friday, 28 February 2014 4:12 p.m. by Transport4chch

Works on Park Terrace are extending meaning the northbound closure will now run from Armagh Street to Salisbury Street. A detour is in place for northbound road users via Armagh Street, Cranmer Square, Montreal Street and Bealey Avenue.     …

Bealey Ave/Colombo Street – turn restrictions in place overnight and tomorrow

Bealey Ave/Colombo Street – turn restrictions in place overnight and tomorrow

Friday, 28 February 2014 2:28 p.m. by Transport4chch

A number of restrictions will be in place at the Bealey Ave/Colombo Street intersection tonight from 7pm, Friday 27th February, until approximately 1pm  Saturday 1st March. There will also be lane reductions on Bealey Avenue eastbound approaching the Colombo St/Bealey …

Shirley Road reconstruction work due to start Monday 3rd March

Shirley Road reconstruction work due to start Monday 3rd March

Friday, 28 February 2014 12:36 p.m. by Transport4chch

Roading reconstruction work will commence next week between Hills Road and Quinns Road. Works will start from near the Slater St intersection to the Emmett St intersection. Emmett St will remain open at this stage, however, will be closed when …

Key decisions from todays Council meeting 27/2/2014

Key decisions from today's Council meeting 27/2/2014

Thursday, 27 February 2014 10:26 p.m. by GovtCCC

Christchurch City Council met today and the following key decisions were made:

Council to explore red-zone relocations for social housing

Council to explore red-zone relocations for social housing

Thursday, 27 February 2014 10:24 p.m. by GovtCCC

Christchurch City Council has agreed, in principle, to the relocation of residential red-zone houses onto Council land, given the potential to quickly and sustainably increase its available social housing.

Bealey Ave/Colombo Street – turn restrictions in place overnight

Bealey Ave/Colombo Street – turn restrictions in place overnight

Thursday, 27 February 2014 2:28 p.m. by Transport4chch

A number of restrictions will be in place at the Bealey Ave/Colombo Street intersection tonight from 7pm, Thursday 27th February, until approximately 7am Friday 28th February. There will also be lane reductions on Bealey Avenue eastbound approaching the Colombo St/Bealey …

2014: Ian Simpsons future commitments

2014: Ian Simpson's future commitments

Thursday, 27 February 2014 11:58 a.m. by GovtEQC

 

Lyttelton Tunnel Turns 50

Lyttelton Tunnel Turns 50

Thursday, 27 February 2014 10:01 a.m. by Transport4chch Popular

Today, Thursday 27 February, New Zealand’s longest road tunnel, the Lyttelton tunnis is celebrating its 50th birthday. 

EXPECT DELAYS – Traffic Signals Affected – South end of the CBD

EXPECT DELAYS – Traffic Signals Affected – South end of the CBD

Wednesday, 26 February 2014 4:44 p.m. by Transport4chch

Due to a cable being cut by a contractor, traffic signals in the south of the CBD have been affected. The Christchurch Transport Operations Centre have also lost use of a number of cameras in the area. Signals are still …

First sod turned on new Regional Council building

First sod turned on new Regional Council building

Wednesday, 26 February 2014 3:31 p.m. by GovtECAN Popular

Dame Margaret Bazley and Commissioners today hosted a ceremony where the Minister for the Environment Hon. Amy Adams turned the first ground at Environment Canterbury’s new central city office site.

New Northern Motorway on and off-ramps opened

New Northern Motorway on and off-ramps opened

Wednesday, 26 February 2014 10:22 a.m. by Transport4chch

The new $4.6 million on and off ramps for Christchurch’s Northern Motorway at the Lineside Road (State Highway 71)/Smith Street interchange, near Kaiapoi, were officially opened today (26 February). Today’s opening of the ramps, attended by Waimakariri MP Kate Wilkinson, …