News archive by Section

Showing items from the cera,eqc,ccc,parliament,royal commission section - remove this filter?

A total of 3,575 items have been found which will be spread across 60 pages. You are currently on page 6
EQC website outage this Sunday

EQC website outage this Sunday

Friday, 27 June 2014 4:15 p.m. by GovtEQC

CBD – Available Routes Map 3rd July – July 10th

CBD – Available Routes Map 3rd July – July 10th

Friday, 27 June 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. Copies of this map can be found in the Wednesday edition of the Christchurch Star which is free from most service stations and supermarkets. Please …

CBD – Available Routes Map 28th June – 5th July

CBD – Available Routes Map 28th June – 5th July

Friday, 27 June 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. Copies of this map can be found in the Wednesday edition of the Christchurch Star which is free from most service stations and supermarkets. Please …

New drug detector dog for Auckland Airport

New drug detector dog for Auckland Airport

Friday, 27 June 2014 10:46 a.m. by NickyWagner

Wakefield Ave, Sumner – daily closures from Monday 30 June

Wakefield Ave, Sumner – daily closures from Monday 30 June

Friday, 27 June 2014 7:50 a.m. by Transport4chch

Maintenance work on the container barriers on Wakefield Avenue, Sumner will see daily closures from next week (30 June).

Madras St north of Bealey – northbound only from next week

Madras St north of Bealey – northbound only from next week

Friday, 27 June 2014 7:28 a.m. by Transport4chch

Madras Street, north of Bealey Avenue will be closed to southbound road users from next week (Monday 30 June) while work is carried out near the intersection of Madras Street and Bealey Avenue.

Central City – from Monday 30th June

Central City – from Monday 30th June

Friday, 27 June 2014 1:00 a.m. by Transport4chch

New: Armagh Street one way westbound from Manchester Street to Colombo Street. Gloucester Street one way eastbound from Colombo Street to Manchester Street. Hereford Street one way westbound from Montreal and Cambridge Tce. Changes: Lichfield Street is now OPEN from Manchester …

Council appears before Select Committe in support of  submission on Building Amendment Bill

Council appears before Select Committe in support of submission on Building Amendment Bill

Thursday, 26 June 2014 6:03 p.m. by GovtCCC Popular

Mayor Lianne Dalziel and Councillor Ali Jones appeared before the Local Government and Environment Select Committee this afternoon in support of the Council’s submission on the Building (Earthquake-prone) Amendment Act.

Council commits to build cycleways in five years

Council commits to build cycleways in five years

Thursday, 26 June 2014 5:53 p.m. by GovtCCC

A network of 13 Major Cycleway Routes will be built in five years, Councillors have confirmed.

Hereford Street one way westbound only between Montreal & Durham next week

Hereford Street one way westbound only between Montreal & Durham next week

Thursday, 26 June 2014 3:14 p.m. by Transport4chch

Hereford Street will be one way westbound only between Montreal and Durham Streets from Monday next week.

Hereford Street one way westbound only between Montreal & Cambridge Tce next week

Hereford Street one way westbound only between Montreal & Cambridge Tce next week

Thursday, 26 June 2014 3:14 p.m. by Transport4chch

Hereford Street will be one way westbound only between Montreal and Cambridge Tce from Monday next week. Road users on Montreal Street wishing to access east of Hereford Street can use Armagh Street or Gloucester Street. This restriction will be in …

Youth Wellbeing Survey results highlight areas of need

Youth Wellbeing Survey results highlight areas of need

Thursday, 26 June 2014 1:14 p.m. by GovtCera

Understanding young people's recovery needs is key to ensuring the right decisions are made for the future, says Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority Chief Executive Roger Sutton.

Christchurch temporary accommodation relief for flood victims

Christchurch temporary accommodation relief for flood victims

Wednesday, 25 June 2014 4:42 p.m. by GovtCera Popular

Canterbury residents impacted by recent flooding will now be eligible to apply for funding through the Government’s Temporary Accommodation Assistance (TAA) programme, it has been confirmed today.

Lichfield St between Madras & Manchester now OPEN

Lichfield St between Madras & Manchester now OPEN

Wednesday, 25 June 2014 2:56 p.m. by Transport4chch

Lichfield St between Madras St & Manchester St has reopened this afternoon to road users.

Western Belfast Bypass project to be notified

Western Belfast Bypass project to be notified

Wednesday, 25 June 2014 10:47 a.m. by Transport4chch

The NZ Transport Agency’s resource consent applications and Notice of Requirement for a designation over the land needed to build the Western Belfast Bypass will be notified this week by the Christchurch City Council and Environment Canterbury. The Transport Agency’s …

Lyttelton Tunnel Maintenance Works – Wed 25 June

Lyttelton Tunnel Maintenance Works – Wed 25 June

Wednesday, 25 June 2014 10:00 a.m. by Transport4chch

The New Zealand Transport Agency will be undertaking essential maintenance works  in the Lyttelton Tunnel between the hours of 8pm and 6am for one day on: 25 June The night-time works will place restrictions on traffic flows through the tunnel, and …

Residential Advisory Service making a difference

Residential Advisory Service making a difference

Wednesday, 25 June 2014 9:58 a.m. by GovtBeehive

Nicky Wagner | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

Chaneys offramp – Northern Motorway – reopened

Chaneys offramp – Northern Motorway – reopened

Tuesday, 24 June 2014 2:30 p.m. by Transport4chch

The Chaneys off-ramp on the Northern motorway which gives access to Main North Road to Marshland Road has reopened following road works carried out today.  

Construction begins on Bus Interchange

Construction begins on Bus Interchange

Tuesday, 24 June 2014 1:28 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Gerry Brownlee | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

Canterbury Home Repair Target date for 2014

Canterbury Home Repair Target date for 2014

Tuesday, 24 June 2014 9:45 a.m. by GovtEQC

Chaneys offramp reopened

Chaneys offramp reopened

Tuesday, 24 June 2014 6:00 a.m. by Transport4chch

The Chaneys off-ramp on the Northern motorway which gives access to Main North Road to Marshland Road has reopened following road works carried out today.  

Chaneys offramp closed today – OFF PEAK hours only

Chaneys offramp closed today – OFF PEAK hours only

Tuesday, 24 June 2014 6:00 a.m. by Transport4chch

The Chaneys off-ramp on the Northern motorway which gives access to Main North Road to Marshland Road will be closed today (Tues 24 June) during off-peak hours. Work to repair the road will require the full closure of the off-ramp, …

Chaneys offramp closed tomorrow – OFF PEAK hours only

Chaneys offramp closed tomorrow – OFF PEAK hours only

Monday, 23 June 2014 3:29 p.m. by Transport4chch

The Chaneys off-ramp on the Northern motorway which gives access to Main North Road to Marshland Road will be closed tomorrow (Tuesday 24 June) during off-peak hours. Work to repair potholes in the road will require the full closure of …

Special Honours List 23 June 2014 (Bravery Awards)

Special Honours List 23 June 2014 (Bravery Awards)

Monday, 23 June 2014 12:11 p.m. by GovtBeehive Featured Popular

Recovery expert praises Christchurch support for people

Recovery expert praises Christchurch support for people

Friday, 20 June 2014 5:20 p.m. by GovtCera Popular

A leading expert on human recovery after disasters has praised the response by Christchurch agencies and communities to people in need after the earthquakes.

New social housing build underway in Aranui

New social housing build underway in Aranui

Friday, 20 June 2014 2:52 p.m. by GovtCCC Popular

Environment Canterbury welcomes Lyttelton Port Recovery Plan decision

Environment Canterbury welcomes Lyttelton Port Recovery Plan decision

Friday, 20 June 2014 2:37 p.m. by GovtECAN Popular

Today Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Minister Gerry Brownlee announced that Environment Canterbury to lead the preparation of a Lyttelton Port Recovery Plan.

Central City – from Monday 23rd June

Central City – from Monday 23rd June

Friday, 20 June 2014 2:28 p.m. by Transport4chch

New: Barbadoes Street – single lane drop will extend from Bealey Ave to Salisbury Street. Colombo Street – traffic will not be able to travel north and south across this intersection but access from Tuam Street west is still maintained …

Cash settlement guidelines

Cash settlement guidelines

Friday, 20 June 2014 12:35 p.m. by GovtEQC Popular

• : Where significant, unrelated to earthquake damage should sensibly be addressed at the same time as the earthquake damage covered by EQC. This includes situations where:

Recovery Plan to streamline Lyttelton Port progress

Recovery Plan to streamline Lyttelton Port progress

Friday, 20 June 2014 9:33 a.m. by GovtCera Popular

Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Minister Gerry Brownlee says he is using the powers of the Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Act 2011 to allow for timelier redevelopment of the badly damaged Lyttelton Port.

CBD – Available Routes Map 21st June – 28th June

CBD – Available Routes Map 21st June – 28th June

Friday, 20 June 2014 9:00 a.m. by Transport4chch

For available routes around the Central City please find below the CBD network map. This is updated weekly. Copies of this map can be found in the Wednesday edition of the Christchurch Star which is free from most service stations and supermarkets. Please …

Colombo Street at Tuam Street what you need to know – Monday 23rd June

Colombo Street at Tuam Street what you need to know – Monday 23rd June

Friday, 20 June 2014 6:46 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that on Monday 23rd June SCIRT work will be starting at the Colombo/Tuam Street intersection replacing the wastewater system. Due to the nature of this work required traffic will not be able to travel north and …

QEII Drive/Main North Road intersection – delays 4.49pm

QEII Drive/Main North Road intersection – delays 4.49pm

Thursday, 19 June 2014 4:49 p.m. by Transport4chch

A bus has broken down on QEII drive travelling westbound in the right turn lane at the QEII/Main North Road intersection. It is blocking the right turn lane into Main North Road from QEII drive and is causing some delays …

QEII Drive/Main North Road intersection – CLEARED

QEII Drive/Main North Road intersection – CLEARED

Thursday, 19 June 2014 4:49 p.m. by Transport4chch

The bus that broke down on QEII Drive at the Main North Road intersection has now been cleared from the road.

Truck break down on Marshland Road 4.57pm

Truck break down on Marshland Road 4.57pm

Thursday, 19 June 2014 4:46 p.m. by Transport4chch

We advise that there has been a truck breakdown on Marshland Road in the northbound lane just past the Preston’s Road intersection. Northbound Traffic is being merged approximately 20 metres earlier once they are past the intersection and but is …

Truck break down on Marshland Road

Truck break down on Marshland Road

Thursday, 19 June 2014 4:46 p.m. by Transport4chch

We advise that there has been a truck breakdown on Marshland Road in the northbound lane just past the Preston’s Road intersection. Northbound Traffic is being merged approximately 20 metres earlier once they are past the intersection and is still …

Strategy to help Cantabrians launched

Strategy to help Cantabrians launched

Thursday, 19 June 2014 4:32 p.m. by GovtCera Popular

Associate Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Minister Nicky Wagner tonight launched the Community in Mind psychosocial strategy for greater Christchurch.

CRASH Marshlands Road – 3.30pm

CRASH Marshlands Road – 3.30pm

Thursday, 19 June 2014 3:33 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that there has been a crash on Marshlands Road, just south of the Golf Course in the Southbound lane. Emergency services are on site and have maintained two-way traffic around the site. As a result traffic is …

Lyttelton Port Recovery Plan

Lyttelton Port Recovery Plan

Thursday, 19 June 2014 2:09 p.m. by GovtCera

Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Minister Gerry Brownlee has directed Environment Canterbury and Lyttelton Port Company Limited to prepare a Lyttelton Port Recovery Plan. This was gazetted on the 19 June 2014. The plan will look at the recovery of the Port to ensure safe, efficient and effective operations, the impact on the coastal marine area and the community, any implications on transport and the needs of users of both the port and its surrounding areas. Under the direction, Lyttelton Port Com ...

Recovery Plan to streamline Lyttelton Port progress

Recovery Plan to streamline Lyttelton Port progress

Thursday, 19 June 2014 1:27 p.m. by GovtBeehive

Gerry Brownlee | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

Peterborough Street one way east bound between Durham & Victoria

Peterborough Street one way east bound between Durham & Victoria

Thursday, 19 June 2014 8:58 a.m. by Transport4chch

Peterborough Street has been reduced to one way east bound between Durham Street and Victoria Street for urgent works to be carried out. Detours are in place via Victoria Street – please follow on-road signage.  

Main Road Sumner – one way 23rd June

Main Road Sumner – one way 23rd June

Wednesday, 18 June 2014 9:05 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that SCIRT delivery team Fulton Hogan is about to install a new wastewater pressure main pipe on Main Road between McCormacks Bay Road and the moa cave in Redcliffs. This work will affect road users travelling towards …

CRASH Marshlands/Prestons Road

CRASH Marshlands/Prestons Road

Wednesday, 18 June 2014 8:48 a.m. by Transport4chch

There has been a crash on Marshlands Road at the Marshlands/Preston’s Road intersection. The citybound traffic is down to one-lane on the approach to the roundabout for 40-50 metres. Delays are still expected and we recommend the use of Main …

Burwood Road – OPEN Weds 18th June to two-way traffic

Burwood Road – OPEN Weds 18th June to two-way traffic

Tuesday, 17 June 2014 5:42 p.m. by Transport4chch

Burwood Road will be reopened to two way traffic from first thing Wednesday morning, 18 June. The SCIRT Downer crews are currently reinstating the trench.  There will still be traffic management in place but the road will be open.

Advisory group to consider site for Eastern Recreation and Sport Centre

Advisory group to consider site for Eastern Recreation and Sport Centre

Tuesday, 17 June 2014 2:58 p.m. by GovtCCC Popular

Representatives from eight community and sport organisations have been appointed to an advisory group that will recommend a site for the new Eastern Recreation and Sport Centre.

River Road closed between Swanns & North Avon Rd

River Road closed between Swanns & North Avon Rd

Tuesday, 17 June 2014 2:36 p.m. by Transport4chch

River Road has been closed between Swanns Road and North Avon Road due to the poor condition of the road. Signage will be in place at each closure point. 

Ian Simpson answers customer concerns

Ian Simpson answers customer concerns

Tuesday, 17 June 2014 10:40 a.m. by GovtEQC Popular

Shirley Road – further work – one way to continue Tuesday 16 June

Shirley Road – further work – one way to continue Tuesday 16 June

Monday, 16 June 2014 4:00 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that work was not able to be completed on Shirley Road between Slater Street and Chancellor Street today (Monday 16 June) Contractors advise a further day will be required to complete the work. Shirley Road between …

Lyttelton Tunnel Maintenance Night Works – Wed 18 June

Lyttelton Tunnel Maintenance Night Works – Wed 18 June

Monday, 16 June 2014 3:00 p.m. by Transport4chch

The New Zealand Transport Agency will be undertaking essential maintenance works  in the Lyttelton Tunnel between the hours of 8pm and 6am for one day on: 18 June The night-time works will place restrictions on traffic flows through the tunnel, …

Public to have say on noise standards and South Frame planning

Public to have say on noise standards and South Frame planning

Monday, 16 June 2014 10:28 a.m. by GovtCera Featured Popular

The public is being invited to give its views on proposed changes to noise standards in central Christchurch, and proposed planning rules relating to the city’s new South Frame.

Labour will protect homes from rockfall

Labour will protect homes from rockfall

Monday, 16 June 2014 10:20 a.m. by RuthDyson

A Labour government will protect Port Hills homes at risk of rockfall to avoid them being unnecessarily knocked down, Labour’s Canterbury Recovery spokesperson Ruth Dyson says.

St Asaph Street/Montreal Street – new work site

St Asaph Street/Montreal Street – new work site

Monday, 16 June 2014 8:49 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that a new work site has been deployed at the St Asaph Street/Montreal Street intersection this morning.

Manchester Street – south bound closure at St Asaph Street

Manchester Street – south bound closure at St Asaph Street

Monday, 16 June 2014 8:25 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that intersection works are taking place at St Asaph/Manchester Street this morning – this means that there is no through route south on Manchester Street this morning at St Asaph Street. 

Public to have say on noise standards and South Frame planning

Public to have say on noise standards and South Frame planning

Friday, 13 June 2014 4:09 p.m. by GovtCera

The public is being invited to give its views on proposed changes to noise standards in central Christchurch, and proposed planning rules relating to the city's new South Frame.

Bealey Ave Eastbound one lane 8pm – 6am TONIGHT

Bealey Ave Eastbound one lane 8pm – 6am TONIGHT

Friday, 13 June 2014 4:03 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that Bealey Ave eastbound between Manchester Street and Barbadoes Street will be down to one lane from 8pm – 6am tonight while contractors work on water mains. We don’t expect delays at this time on Bealey …

New start for Re:START Mall

New start for Re:START Mall

Friday, 13 June 2014 12:04 p.m. by GovtCera

Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Minister Gerry Brownlee has today launched an exciting new phase for Christchurch's Re:START Mall by opening a new site for the iconic container shops.

Shirley Road – one way from 9am – 2.30pm Monday 16th June

Shirley Road – one way from 9am – 2.30pm Monday 16th June

Friday, 13 June 2014 12:01 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that Shirley Road between Slater Street and Chancellor Street will be restricted to eastbound traffic only between 9.00am – 2.30pm while SCIRT road resurfacing work is undertaken on Monday 16th June. A marked detour will be …