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Fish, eels, punts return to cleaner Avon River

Fish, eels, punts return to cleaner Avon River

Saturday, 28 March 2015 2:29 p.m. by GovtBeehive

Nicky Wagner | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

Public invited to Victoria Square events

Public invited to Victoria Square events

Wednesday, 25 March 2015 1:23 p.m. by GovtBeehive

Nicky Wagner | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

A Walk Through the new Terrace with Antony Gough

A Walk Through the new Terrace with Antony Gough

Tuesday, 24 March 2015 3:44 p.m. by NickyWagner

Recently I took the opportunity for a walk through the new development The Terrace -  It’s going to be a wonderful (and a little quirky – which I like!) asset to the city.   Can’t wait for it to open!

Afternoon sun shines down on the location for a future outdoor restaurant at The Terrace – who will be the lucky tenant?

The Terrace ...

Consultation initiated over Redcliffs School

Consultation initiated over Redcliffs School

Monday, 23 March 2015 4:38 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Education Minister Hekia Parata has begun consultation with the Board of Trustees of Redcliffs School in Christchurch about the possible closure of the school because of concerns about the long-term safety of the Redcliffs site.

Enabling legislation for new housing development on Riccarton Racecourse

Enabling legislation for new housing development on Riccarton Racecourse

Thursday, 19 March 2015 11:05 a.m. by GovtBeehive

Special legislation is being proposed to amend the Christchurch Racecourse Reserve Act 1878 to enable a new housing development on Yaldhurst and Steadmans Roads in Riccarton, Building and Housing Minister Dr Nick Smith announced today.

Another $138 million for Christchurch schools

Another $138 million for Christchurch schools

Tuesday, 17 March 2015 11:46 a.m. by GovtBeehive

Education Minister Hekia Parata and Associate Education Minister Nikki Kaye say almost $140m is to be spent on the next wave of schools to be repaired and rebuilt in Christchurch.

Christchurch short-term housing response underway

Christchurch short-term housing response underway

Monday, 16 March 2015 1:09 p.m. by GovtBeehive Recommended

Vulnerable families and single people in need of housing in Christchurch will be better supported by a new short-term housing service, says Social Housing Minister Paula Bennett.

Sharing NZ expertise to reduce disaster risk

Sharing NZ expertise to reduce disaster risk

Friday, 13 March 2015 9:44 a.m. by GovtBeehive

Gerry Brownlee | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

Memorial feedback open until Sunday

Memorial feedback open until Sunday

Wednesday, 11 March 2015 9:18 a.m. by GovtBeehive

Nicky Wagner | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

Public feedback on Victoria Square design

Public feedback on Victoria Square design

Friday, 6 March 2015 9:07 a.m. by GovtBeehive

Nicky Wagner | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

Survey of Canterbury repairs underway

Survey of Canterbury repairs underway

Wednesday, 18 February 2015 2:13 p.m. by GovtBeehive

Gerry Brownlee | Building and Housing

Feedback sought on short-listed Earthquake Memorial designs

Feedback sought on short-listed Earthquake Memorial designs

Tuesday, 17 February 2015 2:34 p.m. by GovtBeehive

Nicky Wagner | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

Significant milestone for Christchurch schools

Significant milestone for Christchurch schools

Thursday, 12 February 2015 5:54 p.m. by GovtMOE Popular

Education Minister Hekia Parata has announced that Queen Elizabeth II Park (QEII) is the preferred relocation and co-location site of Avonside Girls’ High School and Shirley Boys’ High School.

Thursday, 12 February 2015 10:35 a.m. by NickyWagner

Ministry chooses preferred bidder for major schools building project

Ministry chooses preferred bidder for major schools building project

Monday, 9 February 2015 12:56 p.m. by GovtMOE

Ministry chooses preferred bidder for major schools building project

Christchurch construction company penalised for labour law breaches

Christchurch construction company penalised for labour law breaches

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 3:55 p.m. by GovtDBH

The Employment Relations Authority (ERA) has ordered wage arrears be paid to workers and imposed a penalty on a Christchurch construction company for failing to provide the minimum wage and keep accurate employment records.

Affordable housing development agreement signed

Affordable housing development agreement signed

Thursday, 18 December 2014 3:17 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

The Government has signed a development agreement for the construction of 237 homes as part of its affordable housing project on an 11.5-hectare Crown-owned site in Christchurch, Building and Housing Minister Dr Nick Smith announced today.

Canterbury accommodation help extended

Canterbury accommodation help extended

Tuesday, 16 December 2014 2:54 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Social Development Minister Anne Tolley announced today that the Temporary Accommodation Assistance (TAA) programme for Canterbury quake victims would be extended.

Judgment: Tower Insurance v Skyward Aviation

Judgment: Tower Insurance v Skyward Aviation

Tuesday, 16 December 2014 12:16 p.m. by NZSupremeCourt Popular

Supreme Court of New Zealand Te Kōti Mana Nui

Signs Christchurch market cooling

Signs Christchurch market cooling

Friday, 12 December 2014 12:18 p.m. by GovtDBH Popular

SmartGate welcomes Canadian travellers

SmartGate welcomes Canadian travellers

Wednesday, 10 December 2014 3:17 p.m. by NickyWagner Popular

Women in trades: it’s a good fit

Women in trades: it’s a good fit

Friday, 21 November 2014 3:58 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Louise Upston - Women in trades: it’s a good fit

Minister welcomes appointment of John Ombler

Minister welcomes appointment of John Ombler

Wednesday, 19 November 2014 5:12 p.m. by GovtBeehive Featured Popular

Release: New Zealand Government

More homes coming on board for Christchurch social housing tenants

More homes coming on board for Christchurch social housing tenants

Wednesday, 19 November 2014 10:29 a.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

More homes coming on board for Christchurch social housing tenants

Statement on the resignation of Roger Sutton

Statement on the resignation of Roger Sutton

Monday, 17 November 2014 2:12 p.m. by GovtBeehive

Gerry Brownlee | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

Go-ahead for first Central City transport projects

Go-ahead for first Central City transport projects

Thursday, 13 November 2014 4:57 p.m. by GovtBeehive

Nicky Wagner | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

SMARTGATE goes from strength to strength

SMARTGATE goes from strength to strength

Thursday, 6 November 2014 4:34 p.m. by NickyWagner Popular

THE BIG LAUNCH - 6 Christchurch Philippino businesses.

THE BIG LAUNCH - 6 Christchurch Philippino businesses.

Wednesday, 5 November 2014 9:42 a.m. by NickyWagner Popular

Start-up hub adds to Chch Innovation Precinct

Start-up hub adds to Chch Innovation Precinct

Wednesday, 29 October 2014 3:16 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

More than 600 take up 3K to Christchurch jobs

More than 600 take up 3K to Christchurch jobs

Tuesday, 28 October 2014 4:57 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Social Development Minister Anne Tolley says the Government’s 3K to Christchurch scheme is a winner with 633 unemployed people taking up the offer.

LAUNCH OF THE NEW PACKAGING FORUM

LAUNCH OF THE NEW PACKAGING FORUM

Thursday, 23 October 2014 12:00 p.m. by NickyWagner Popular

Remembering Mark Ford

Remembering Mark Ford

Monday, 13 October 2014 5:01 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Gerry Brownlee | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

Government focuses on long term quake recovery

Government focuses on long term quake recovery

Tuesday, 2 September 2014 12:30 p.m. by GovtBeehive Featured Popular

Gerry Brownlee | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

Halfway mark for horizontal infrastructure rebuild

Halfway mark for horizontal infrastructure rebuild

Thursday, 14 August 2014 12:30 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Gerry Brownlee | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

Over 5000 red zoned houses now cleared

Over 5000 red zoned houses now cleared

Thursday, 14 August 2014 12:22 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Gerry Brownlee | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

Construction begins on merged Lyttelton Primary School

Construction begins on merged Lyttelton Primary School

Monday, 11 August 2014 8:58 a.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Convention Centre developer and operator revealed

Convention Centre developer and operator revealed

Thursday, 7 August 2014 2:08 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Gerry Brownlee | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

New city sculpture for Christchurch

New city sculpture for Christchurch

Friday, 1 August 2014 2:24 p.m. by NickyWagner Popular

 

Christchurch City has the Government’s support

Christchurch City has the Government’s support

Friday, 1 August 2014 10:06 a.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Gerry Brownlee | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

First chance to help shape red zone’s future

First chance to help shape red zone’s future

Wednesday, 30 July 2014 1:17 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Gerry Brownlee | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

Labour completely wrong on pace of recovery

Labour completely wrong on pace of recovery

Tuesday, 29 July 2014 12:56 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Gerry Brownlee | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

Shortlist announced for major schools building project

Shortlist announced for major schools building project

Tuesday, 29 July 2014 8:56 a.m. by GovtMOE Popular

Two consortia have been shortlisted for a major schools building project to construct four schools worth more than $200m, says Kim Shannon, head of the Education Infrastructure Service for the Ministry of Education.

First rebuilt homes completed by offenders

First rebuilt homes completed by offenders

Friday, 25 July 2014 10:23 a.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Social recovery shows positive progress

Social recovery shows positive progress

Friday, 18 July 2014 12:08 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Gerry Brownlee | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

$107.5m to Lincoln University science rebuild

$107.5m to Lincoln University science rebuild

Thursday, 17 July 2014 2:17 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular


Police Minister honours Chinese disaster workers

Police Minister honours Chinese disaster workers

Wednesday, 16 July 2014 10:41 a.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Post-disaster building management guidance release

Post-disaster building management guidance release

Monday, 14 July 2014 1:27 p.m. by GovtDBH


These guides were developed in response to the Canterbury Earthquakes Royal Commission's recommendations around changes related to rapid building safety evaluations after a disaster. The guidance also allows for a more effective and efficient response in future events.

The key change is the shift away from the 'traffic light' system of red, yellow, and green placards to indicate the condition of a building. The colours that will instead be used are red, ye ...

Govt agrees to Chch council plan review request

Govt agrees to Chch council plan review request

Thursday, 10 July 2014 4:46 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Gerry Brownlee | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

Labour’s announcement another fizzer

Labour’s announcement another fizzer

Thursday, 10 July 2014 2:41 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Gerry Brownlee | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

Strong interest in 3K to Christchurch

Strong interest in 3K to Christchurch

Thursday, 10 July 2014 9:40 a.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

 Release: New Zealand Government

Labour playing catch up again

Labour playing catch up again

Wednesday, 9 July 2014 4:09 p.m. by GovtBeehive

Gerry Brownlee | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

Encouraging progress for Christchurch housing

Encouraging progress for Christchurch housing

Wednesday, 9 July 2014 10:45 a.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Release: New Zealand Government

CBD gaps filling fast as Crown returns

CBD gaps filling fast as Crown returns

Monday, 7 July 2014 11:52 a.m. by GovtBeehive Featured Popular

Release: New Zealand Government

Act ensures hospital rebuild will keep to schedule

Act ensures hospital rebuild will keep to schedule

Wednesday, 2 July 2014 4:26 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Gerry Brownlee | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

15 more Canterbury school pools to be repaired

15 more Canterbury school pools to be repaired

Tuesday, 1 July 2014 5:59 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

New drug detector dog for Auckland Airport

New drug detector dog for Auckland Airport

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

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