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Margarets Story

Margaret's Story

Wednesday, 16 October 2013 1:59 p.m. by GovtEQC Popular

Share your story

Share your story

Wednesday, 16 October 2013 1:34 p.m. by GovtEQC Popular

Download the guide

Download the guide

Wednesday, 16 October 2013 1:33 p.m. by GovtEQC

Get through an earthquake

Get through an earthquake

Wednesday, 16 October 2013 1:31 p.m. by GovtEQC

Tracys story

Tracy's story

Wednesday, 16 October 2013 1:30 p.m. by GovtEQC Popular

See the TV ads

See the TV ads

Wednesday, 16 October 2013 1:27 p.m. by GovtEQC

Behind the campaign

Behind the campaign

Wednesday, 16 October 2013 1:25 p.m. by GovtEQC

Christchurch Traffic API now available

Christchurch Traffic API now available

Wednesday, 16 October 2013 11:24 a.m. by Transport4chch

Developers and open data fans will be pleased to hear that the Christchurch Transport Operation Centre (CTOC) has issued an API for its planned road works information for the first time.  (Click here for further) An API (Application Programming Interface) …

ITM Cup – AMI Stadium – Saturday 19th October – Plan your journey to avoid delays

ITM Cup – AMI Stadium – Saturday 19th October – Plan your journey to avoid delays

Wednesday, 16 October 2013 7:00 a.m. by Transport4chch

Temporary traffic management will be in place on Saturday 19th October for the Canterbury vs Auckland ITM Cup semi-final game at AMI Stadium. Jack Hinton Drive will be closed from Twigger Street to Whiteleigh Avenue from 5pm to 10pm. If you …

AMI Stadium – Wellington Phoenix Game – Saturday 9 November – Plan your journey to avoid delays

AMI Stadium – Wellington Phoenix Game – Saturday 9 November – Plan your journey to avoid delays

Wednesday, 16 October 2013 7:00 a.m. by Transport4chch

Temporary traffic management will be in place on Saturday 9 November for the Wellington Phoenix v Perth Glory football match at AMI Stadium. Jack Hinton Drive will be closed from Twigger Street to Whiteleigh Avenue. If you are attending the …

Old Waimakariri Bridge UPDATE  as at 12.30pm

Old Waimakariri Bridge UPDATE as at 12.30pm

Tuesday, 15 October 2013 12:30 p.m. by Transport4chch

The Old Waimakariri Bridge which was closed due to a vehicle accident earlier this morning is now open to SOUTHBOUND traffic. Northbound road users are still being detoured -  repairs to bridge being undertaken Aiming to be open to all …

Old Waimakariri Bridge UPDATE  as at 11.15am

Old Waimakariri Bridge UPDATE as at 11.15am

Tuesday, 15 October 2013 11:10 a.m. by Transport4chch

The Old Waimakariri Bridge which was closed due to a vehicle accident earlier this morning is now open to SOUTHBOUND traffic. Northbound road users are still being detoured – unknown duration. Road users are advised to use State Highway One …

Old Waimakariri Bridge CLOSED as at 7am

Old Waimakariri Bridge CLOSED as at 7am

Tuesday, 15 October 2013 7:35 a.m. by Transport4chch

The Old Waimakariri Bridge has been closed due to rising river levels. Road users are advised to use State Highway One. Duration of closure unknown at this time.

SCIRT Update – 14th October

SCIRT Update – 14th October

Monday, 14 October 2013 3:00 p.m. by Transport4chch

New Brighton Road, one way west/city-bound only past Avondale Bridge Part of New Brighton Road will be one-way westbound, possibly for the rest of this year, from this week. Durham Street North, south of Bealey Avenue One lane for six …

Lincoln Road – lane closure east bound between Nairn & Twigger Streets

Lincoln Road – lane closure east bound between Nairn & Twigger Streets

Monday, 14 October 2013 9:22 a.m. by Transport4chch

The right hand east bound lane of Lincoln Road between Nairn and Twigger Streets will be closed 24 hrs a day for emergency sewer works from 14 October for approximately three weeks. The right hand west bound lane of Lincoln …

Lincoln Road – lane closure east bound between Nairn & Twigger Streets from today

Lincoln Road – lane closure east bound between Nairn & Twigger Streets from today

Monday, 14 October 2013 9:22 a.m. by Transport4chch

The right hand east bound lane of Lincoln Road between Nairn and Twigger Streets will be closed 24 hrs a day for emergency sewer works from today. The right hand west bound lane of Lincoln Road in the same area …

New Brighton/Shirley/Marshlands Road intersection – lane reductions – expect delays

New Brighton/Shirley/Marshlands Road intersection – lane reductions – expect delays

Monday, 14 October 2013 7:08 a.m. by Transport4chch

Lanes approaching New Brighton/Shirley/Marshland Road intersection are reduced due to continued road sealing. Please expect some delays.

Special amendments will speed up land repairs

Special amendments will speed up land repairs

Friday, 11 October 2013 4:26 p.m. by GovtEQC

Garland Road – closed between Aynsley Terrace to Opawa Road

Garland Road – closed between Aynsley Terrace to Opawa Road

Friday, 11 October 2013 4:00 p.m. by Transport4chch

Garlands Road will be closed between Aynsley Terrace to Opawa Road between 7am and 5pm from Monday 14th October for approximately three weeks. After the hours of 5pm, till 7am the following morning,  Garlands Road will be open to westbound …

Garlands Road – closed between Aynsley Terrace to Opawa Road

Garlands Road – closed between Aynsley Terrace to Opawa Road

Friday, 11 October 2013 4:00 p.m. by Transport4chch

Garlands Road will be closed between Aynsley Terrace to Opawa Road between 7am and 5pm from Monday 14th October for approximately three weeks. After the hours of 5pm, till 7am the following morning,  Garlands Road will be open to westbound …

Southern Motorway lanes to close for second coat of chip seal

Southern Motorway lanes to close for second coat of chip seal

Friday, 11 October 2013 1:27 p.m. by Transport4chch Popular

Christchurch’s Southern Motorway, from Curletts Road to Springs Road, will be reduced to single-lane traffic in one direction at various times next week for the application of the second coat of chip seal. This work is expected to result in …

Special amendments will speed up land repairs

Special amendments will speed up land repairs

Friday, 11 October 2013 12:02 p.m. by NickyWagner

CBD – Available Routes Map – 12th to 19th October

CBD – Available Routes Map – 12th to 19th October

Friday, 11 October 2013 9:00 a.m. by Transport4chch

For available routes around the Central City please find below the CBD network map. This is updated weekly and is available via our website and The Press newspaper on Saturdays. Please click here to download the network map – Available Routes Map.

Suggested routes for eastbound road users from Fitzgerald Avenue

Suggested routes for eastbound road users from Fitzgerald Avenue

Friday, 11 October 2013 7:00 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised if travelling east from Fitzgerald Avenue it is recommended they use Gloucester Street or Ferry Road, not Avonside Drive, which has current and upcoming closures. Avonside Drive between Retreat Rd to 240 Avonside Drive will be …

Oxford Terrace – Delayed start – now 21 October for closure

Oxford Terrace – Delayed start – now 21 October for closure

Friday, 11 October 2013 6:30 a.m. by Transport4chch

Oxford Terrace closure has been delayed. From 21st October 2013 the following restrictions apply: Oxford Terrace  Closed between Cashel Street and Hereford Street. Hereford Street at the Oxford Terrace intersection One way west bound No entry from Hereford into Oxford …

Lane reduction on Madras Street between Kilmore St to Bealey Ave next week

Lane reduction on Madras Street between Kilmore St to Bealey Ave next week

Thursday, 10 October 2013 3:53 p.m. by Transport4chch

Madras Street between Kilmore Street and Bealey Avenue will be reduced to one lane for wastewater works from next week (14.10.13). Work will start at Kilmore Street and head north towards Bealey Avenue. Road users should expect some delays at …

Minister to carefully review Phillipstown School decision

Minister to carefully review Phillipstown School decision

Thursday, 10 October 2013 3:20 p.m. by GovtMOE Popular

Education Minister Hekia Parata says she will review carefully the outcome of the judicial review brought by Phillipstown School.

Special amendments will speed up land repairs

Special amendments will speed up land repairs

Thursday, 10 October 2013 3:10 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Gerry Brownlee | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

Resource consents streamlined under new rules

Resource consents streamlined under new rules

Thursday, 10 October 2013 3:08 p.m. by GovtCCC Featured Popular

 

North Parade at Shirley Road/New Brighton Road intersection – lane reductions

North Parade at Shirley Road/New Brighton Road intersection – lane reductions

Thursday, 10 October 2013 2:59 p.m. by Transport4chch

Works on North Parade between Shirley Road and Banks Avenue to install a new wastewater main start next week (14.10.13) The southbound lane on North Parade will be closed, however,  two-way traffic will be maintained with lane shifts to the …

New Brighton Road – detour for east bound road users approaching Avondale Bridge

New Brighton Road – detour for east bound road users approaching Avondale Bridge

Thursday, 10 October 2013 2:49 p.m. by Transport4chch

New Brighton Rd road users may experience additional delays at peak periods over the next couple of months as further works get underway. Ongoing works on the Avondale Bridge will see a one way system in place for westbound traffic …

Motorists warned of possible delays along the Western Corridor

Motorists warned of possible delays along the Western Corridor

Thursday, 10 October 2013 2:27 p.m. by Transport4chch

Motorists are being warned of possible delays along State Highway 1, from Belfast to Hornby, in the next few weeks with a number of road layout changes as part of the work building the four-lane Western Corridor. The Western Corridor …

Urban Design finalists can soon breathe easy

Urban Design finalists can soon breathe easy

Thursday, 10 October 2013 1:59 p.m. by GovtCCC Popular

Kevin McCloud, popular host of the UK TV series Grand Designs, is coming to Christchurch for the announcement of the winner of Breathe – New Urban Village competition on 22 October.

Victoria Street/Montreal Street intersection – night time closures from next week

Victoria Street/Montreal Street intersection – night time closures from next week

Thursday, 10 October 2013 10:02 a.m. by Transport4chch

Works at the Victoria Street and Montreal Street intersection will include road closures nightly for wastewater works starting Tuesday 15th October for approximately three weeks. The closures will be in place from approximately 8pm until 6.30am. Victoria Street – no …

Durham Street – lane reductions from Bealey Avenue- expect delays

Durham Street – lane reductions from Bealey Avenue- expect delays

Thursday, 10 October 2013 9:00 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised additional lane reductions will occur on Durham Street just south of Bealey Avenue from later this week (as at 10.10.13) for works taking place at the intersection of Durham and Salisbury Streets. We suggest road users …

The Lay of the Land

The Lay of the Land

Wednesday, 9 October 2013 4:53 p.m. by GovtEQC Popular

Bridge Street bridge – reminder regarding vehicle weight/length restrictions

Bridge Street bridge – reminder regarding vehicle weight/length restrictions

Wednesday, 9 October 2013 3:41 p.m. by Transport4chch

Press release courtesy of SCIRT South Brighton’s Bridge St bridge recently regained its two-way traffic function after almost a year as an exit only route from the beach. The temporary access structures or abutments at each end restrict the weight …

Heathcote Bridge to remain open this weekend

Heathcote Bridge to remain open this weekend

Wednesday, 9 October 2013 3:17 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users will be pleased to learn the Heathcote Bridge will remain open this weekend, 12/13 October 2013. The work schedule being undertaken by SCIRT delivery team Downer, is being reconsidered. Progress is going ahead quickly and it is likely …

Banks Avenue – One day road closure 10 October

Banks Avenue – One day road closure 10 October

Wednesday, 9 October 2013 11:25 a.m. by Transport4chch

Banks Avenue will be closed for one day on Thursday 10 October 2013, to effect emergency repairs to the cobbles in the street. The works will be completed in stages however traffic will be unable to travel through the sections …

Major step forward for Council building consent processes

Major step forward for Council building consent processes

Tuesday, 8 October 2013 3:41 p.m. by GovtCCC Featured Popular

Proposed changes to the structure of the Council’s building control functions are designed to meet demand for building consents and see the Council regain and retain IANZ accreditation.

Johns Road – reduction to lanes between Sawyers Arms Rd & Harewood Road- expect delays

Johns Road – reduction to lanes between Sawyers Arms Rd & Harewood Road- expect delays

Tuesday, 8 October 2013 3:07 p.m. by Transport4chch

Johns Road, between Sawyers Arms Road and Memorial Ave is down to one lane north and south between  Harewood Road and Sawyers Arms for central median works. Road users should expect delays due to reduced capacity in the area.  

BLENHEIM ROAD – LANE REDUCTION eastbound Clarence St to Mandeville St over weekend of 12/13 October

BLENHEIM ROAD – LANE REDUCTION eastbound Clarence St to Mandeville St over weekend of 12/13 October

Tuesday, 8 October 2013 2:57 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that Blenheim Road between Clarence Street and Mandeville Street will be reduced to one lane eastbound from 6am Saturday 12 October 2013 until 6am Monday 14th October. Essential inspection works on a main service supply have …

SCIRT – Traffic Update from the 7 October

SCIRT – Traffic Update from the 7 October

Monday, 7 October 2013 3:00 p.m. by Transport4chch

Travis Road drivers – change to roundabout at Frosts Road / QEII Travis Road drivers need to make sure of their routes city-bound through North New Brighton and Burwood. SCIRT work by Downer in the Frosts Road / Travis Road …

Gilberthorpes Road is CLOSED from Roberts Road to Waterloo Road

Gilberthorpes Road is CLOSED from Roberts Road to Waterloo Road

Monday, 7 October 2013 11:26 a.m. by Transport4chch

Gilberthorpes Road is closed from Roberts Road to Waterloo Road due to an accident. Orion are fixing the power cables and the duration of the closure is currently unknown.

Stanmore Road, Avonside – southbound closure between Haast St & Avonside Dr this week, 7.10.13

Stanmore Road, Avonside – southbound closure between Haast St & Avonside Dr this week, 7.10.13

Monday, 7 October 2013 11:20 a.m. by Transport4chch

Stanmore Road Works – Detour in Place as part of initial stage of works Work begins 7 October  on Stanmore Road to install a new waste water system. The work, between Avonside Drive and Gloucester Street will be done in …

Lessons Learnt. A report on EQC’s response to the Canterbury earthquakes.

Lessons Learnt. A report on EQC’s response to the Canterbury earthquakes.

Monday, 7 October 2013 8:57 a.m. by GovtEQC Recommended Popular

Natural Environment Recovery Programme under way

Natural Environment Recovery Programme under way

Friday, 4 October 2013 4:27 p.m. by GovtECAN Popular

Environment Canterbury announced today that it has adopted the Natural Environment Recovery Programme for greater Christchurch.

New Aranui youth and community facility planned

New Aranui youth and community facility planned

Friday, 4 October 2013 4:26 p.m. by GovtCCC Popular

Christchurch City Council is to build a new facility for youth and community groups in Aranui - its first new community centre since the earthquakes - with the support of the Christchurch Earthquake Appeal Trust and Lion's Club International Foundation.

Greater Christchurch Recovery Update - Issue 26 (October 2013)

Greater Christchurch Recovery Update - Issue 26 (October 2013)

Friday, 4 October 2013 3:59 p.m. by GovtCera Popular

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Innes Road – Delays expected as work begins

Innes Road – Delays expected as work begins

Friday, 4 October 2013 2:40 p.m. by Transport4chch

Innes Road will be reduced to one lane between Nancy Avenue and Philpotts Road from Monday 7 October to install new wastewater pipes. The work started is expected to take approximately six weeks.

Antigua Street – Northbound closure between Tuam and Oxford and restrictions on St Asaph from 10 Oct

Antigua Street – Northbound closure between Tuam and Oxford and restrictions on St Asaph from 10 Oct

Friday, 4 October 2013 2:22 p.m. by Transport4chch

Antigua Street will be closed to northbound road users between Tuam Street and Oxford Terrace from Thursday 10th October for wastewater replacement work.

Minister welcomes Natural Environment Recovery Programme

Minister welcomes Natural Environment Recovery Programme

Friday, 4 October 2013 2:10 p.m. by GovtBeehive

Amy Adams | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

Heathcote Bridge closure this weekend -CHANGE TO CLOSURE TIMES

Heathcote Bridge closure this weekend -CHANGE TO CLOSURE TIMES

Friday, 4 October 2013 12:00 p.m. by Transport4chch

Motorists are reminded that the Heathcote River Bridge on State Highway 76 will be closed to traffic again this weekend as part of the scheduled works until mid October. NOTE: THE CLOSURE TIMES WILL VARY FROM PREVIOUS WEEKENDS.   CLOSURE …

Stanmore Road, Avonside – southbound closure between Haast St & Avonside Dr from next week, 7.10.13

Stanmore Road, Avonside – southbound closure between Haast St & Avonside Dr from next week, 7.10.13

Friday, 4 October 2013 11:20 a.m. by Transport4chch

Stanmore Road Works – Detour in Place as part of initial stage of works Work begins 7 October  on Stanmore Road to install a new waste water system. The work, between Avonside Drive and Gloucester Street will be done in …

Oxford Terrace – Closures start 10.10.13

Oxford Terrace – Closures start 10.10.13

Friday, 4 October 2013 10:43 a.m. by Transport4chch

From 10 October 2013 the following restrictions apply: Oxford Terrace  Closed between Worcester Street and Gloucester Street Closed between Cashel Street and Hereford Street. Hereford Street at the Oxford Terrace intersection One way west bound No entry from Hereford into …

Council adopts Annual Report 2013

Council adopts Annual Report 2013

Friday, 4 October 2013 10:18 a.m. by GovtCCC

Christchurch City Council today adopted its Annual Report 2013, outlining the Council's activities and finances over the past year.