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Chch roadworks to ramp up

Chch roadworks to ramp up

Thursday, 14 February 2013 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress Popular

Christchurch motorists should not expect any respite soon from seemingly endless roadworks, detours and road closures across the city.

Red Cross announces $9.3M grant for Chch schoolchildren

Red Cross announces $9.3M grant for Chch schoolchildren

Wednesday, 13 February 2013 7:35 p.m. by RedCross Featured Popular

New Zealand Red Cross has launched a new grant to support Christchurch schoolchildren experiencing earthquake-related challenges that impact on their health and wellbeing.

Backpackers recruited for rebuild

Backpackers recruited for rebuild

Wednesday, 13 February 2013 8:11 a.m. by MediaThePress Popular

A national recruitment firm says it could be filling an extra 20 positions a week for the Christchurch rebuild if enough suitable people were available.

EQC update on the “Opting out” process

EQC update on the “Opting out” process

Tuesday, 12 February 2013 9:10 p.m. by avonsidechch Popular

 

Council Community Support Unit Expo demonstrates citys strength

Council Community Support Unit Expo demonstrates city's strength

Tuesday, 12 February 2013 4:28 p.m. by GovtCCC Featured Popular

The Community Support Unit Expo, running from Monday 18 – Tuesday 19 February, showcases the resources, services and achievements of the Christchurch City Council’s busy Community Support Unit.

Residents’ groups create federation

Residents’ groups create federation

Monday, 11 February 2013 10:16 p.m. by stalbanscommunity

More than 80 residents’ and neighbourhood associations from Christchurch will get the opportunity this week to join the Christchurch Federation of Residents’ Groups.

Crown and Christchurch City Council agree to special three year plan

Crown and Christchurch City Council agree to special three year plan

Monday, 11 February 2013 4:02 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Gerry Brownlee | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

Mainzeal and Project Management Agreements

Mainzeal and Project Management Agreements

Monday, 11 February 2013 10:00 a.m. by ChristchurchFiasco Popular

I for one am very pleased that my husband and I insisted we would not sign a Project Management Agreement with our insurer.

Rocky time exposes the importance of a continuity plan

Rocky time exposes the importance of a continuity plan

Monday, 11 February 2013 6:30 a.m. by MediaHerald

 

Fletcher EQR website taken down or out?

Fletcher EQR website taken down or out?

Sunday, 10 February 2013 8:54 p.m. by avonsidechch Popular

Christchurch art project taking off

Christchurch art project taking off

Sunday, 10 February 2013 8:52 p.m. by MediaHerald

 

River of Flowers returns for February 22nd 2013

River of Flowers returns for February 22nd 2013

Saturday, 9 February 2013 12:47 p.m. by PRNews Featured Popular

The River of Flowers will return on February 22, 2013 to provide communities with the opportunity to reflect on the last two years and look forward to the future.

Parata accused of PR trip ahead of closures

Parata accused of PR trip ahead of closures

Friday, 8 February 2013 5:12 p.m. by Media3News

Controversial Minister of Education Hekia Parata visited an empty site in North Canterbury this afternoon.

Desperate time for Christchurch renters

Desperate time for Christchurch renters

Friday, 8 February 2013 5:01 p.m. by Media3News

Campbell Live meets a hardworking Christchurch couple, with a young child, who are currently staying in motor camps.

A1 Heat Pump Clean

A1 Heat Pump Clean

Friday, 8 February 2013 4:14 p.m. by deskjet Popular

 

CERA and MBIE website for TC3

CERA and MBIE website for TC3

Friday, 8 February 2013 6:15 a.m. by avonsidechch Popular

CERA and the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment have put together a website for those on TC3 land awaiting a repair or a rebuild. 

Earthquake support for whanau

Earthquake support for whanau

Friday, 8 February 2013 1:14 a.m. by stalbanscommunity

 

Delayed census to be held on March 5

Delayed census to be held on March 5

Friday, 8 February 2013 12:22 a.m. by stalbanscommunity

 

Scientists to scour quake-hit suburbs for data

Scientists to scour quake-hit suburbs for data

Thursday, 7 February 2013 5:21 p.m. by MediaHerald

Teams of scientists will scour the quake-shattered eastern suburbs of Christchurch over the next fortnight to gather vital information to improve earthquake hazard and risk assessments in New Zealand.

Training Programmes Underway

Training Programmes Underway

Thursday, 7 February 2013 2:13 p.m. by chchforreal Popular

Levels of interest in the For Real opportunity remain high and our team is committed to acknowledging those who have registered an interest as quickly as possible.

Greater Christchurch Recovery Update - Issue 18 (February 2013)

Greater Christchurch Recovery Update - Issue 18 (February 2013)

Thursday, 7 February 2013 11:35 a.m. by GovtCera Popular

Release Date: 07 February 2013

Wood burners 15 years and older need to be upgraded

Wood burners 15 years and older need to be upgraded

Thursday, 7 February 2013 10:47 a.m. by GovtECAN Popular

While winter is still some months away, Environment Canterbury is reminding the Christchurch community that wood burners 15 years and older cannot be used in winter and so should be replaced before the colder weather arrives.

Brownlee calls for calm after Mainzeal collapse

Brownlee calls for calm after Mainzeal collapse

Thursday, 7 February 2013 10:31 a.m. by Media3News Recommended Popular

Gerry Brownlee says the collpase of Mainzeal will not affect the Christchurch rebuild as badly as many fear.

NZ Tsunami Warning 6th February 2013

NZ Tsunami Warning 6th February 2013

Wednesday, 6 February 2013 7:12 p.m. by GovtCCC Featured Popular

 

Southern Response updates

Southern Response updates

Wednesday, 6 February 2013 7:32 a.m. by avonsidechch Popular

 

Christchurch earthquake-proofing standard lowered

Christchurch earthquake-proofing standard lowered

Wednesday, 6 February 2013 6:03 a.m. by Media3News Popular

Owners of earthquake-damaged buildings won't have to strengthen their buildings beyond the legal requirement.

Insurance industry welcomes court decision

Insurance industry welcomes court decision

Tuesday, 5 February 2013 1:13 p.m. by PRNews Featured Popular

The Insurance Council of New Zealand welcomes the High Court decision that the Christchurch City Council cannot require a building owner to increase the seismic strength of an existing building above 34% of the new building standard.

Greater Christchurch Recovery Update - Issue 17 (January 2013)

Greater Christchurch Recovery Update - Issue 17 (January 2013)

Tuesday, 5 February 2013 10:23 a.m. by GovtCera Popular

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Job Card Tracking System

Job Card Tracking System

Tuesday, 5 February 2013 8:04 a.m. by avision

Weeks wages thrill after benefit

Week's wages thrill after benefit

Monday, 4 February 2013 10:43 p.m. by MediaThePress

A new world opened up before Lesina Figota when she was offered a job in the Christchurch rebuild.

Flowers of Hope - Second Quake Anniversary

Flowers of Hope - Second Quake Anniversary

Monday, 4 February 2013 10:17 p.m. by Swiggs Recommended Featured Popular

Share this around and Remember the 185 lives lost 2 years ago. 

Why Canterbury’s Democracy Was Destroyed

Why Canterbury’s Democracy Was Destroyed

Monday, 4 February 2013 8:31 p.m. by PRNews Popular

Opinion piece

Shallow quake felt widely in Christchurch

Shallow quake felt widely in Christchurch

Monday, 4 February 2013 5:19 p.m. by Media3News

A shallow aftershock hit Christchurch this afternoon and was felt strongly around the city.

Canterbury quakes highlight need for risk management

Canterbury quakes highlight need for risk management

Monday, 4 February 2013 6:30 a.m. by MediaHerald Popular

 

Commemoration event for the second anniversary of the 22 February 2011 Canterbury earthquake - Update

Commemoration event for the second anniversary of the 22 February 2011 Canterbury earthquake - Update

Friday, 1 February 2013 1:07 p.m. by GovtCCC Featured Popular

This is an update from this article here:

Chief Executive update - 1 February 2013

Chief Executive update - 1 February 2013

Friday, 1 February 2013 9:06 a.m. by GovtCera Popular

Christchurch rebuild cost warning

Christchurch rebuild cost warning

Friday, 1 February 2013 8:12 a.m. by MediaHerald Popular

Christchurch city councillors have been warned in a secret meeting that the cost of fixing quake damaged underground infrastructure could be much more than originally thought.

New liquefaction report will help with the rebuild

New liquefaction report will help with the rebuild

Thursday, 31 January 2013 9:42 p.m. by GovtECAN Featured Popular

Environment Canterbury today released a review of liquefaction information for Christchurch and neighbouring districts outside the green and red zones.

The Art of Living Foundation FREE De-Stress Course

The Art of Living Foundation FREE De-Stress Course

Wednesday, 30 January 2013 3:18 p.m. by AnxietySupport Popular

 

New home consents drop in Canterbury

New home consents drop in Canterbury

Wednesday, 30 January 2013 1:10 p.m. by MediaThePress

New home construction plans dropped in Canterbury in December, with 281 consents issued, down from the highs of previous months.

More workers needed to rebuild infrastructure

More workers needed to rebuild infrastructure

Tuesday, 29 January 2013 11:41 p.m. by MediaThePress Popular

The construction team charged with fixing Christchurch's roads and water pipes is looking to beef up its 1700-plus work force by another 400 people by May/June as it ramps up work on the $2 billion repair of Christchurch's horizontal infrastructure.

Prime Minister John Keys Parliamentary Address to Rebuilding Christchurch

Prime Minister John Keys' Parliamentary Address to Rebuilding Christchurch

Tuesday, 29 January 2013 10:50 p.m. by PRNews Featured Popular

Rebuilding Christchurch

Report finds low risk of water contamination

Report finds low risk of water contamination

Tuesday, 29 January 2013 10:45 p.m. by GovtECAN Recommended Popular

Environment Canterbury has released a report and recommendations on managing the possible risk to Christchurch drinking water from treated timber piles used in building foundations.

Contractors praised as  Repair Milestone Reached

Contractors praised as Repair Milestone Reached

Tuesday, 29 January 2013 11:37 a.m. by FletcherEQR Popular

 

EQC hits $1 billion and 30,000 managed home repairs

EQC hits $1 billion and 30,000 managed home repairs

Monday, 28 January 2013 12:12 p.m. by GovtBeehive Popular

Gerry Brownlee | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

UC researcher looking at post-quake anxiety in children

UC researcher looking at post-quake anxiety in children

Monday, 28 January 2013 10:21 a.m. by CanterburyUniversity Featured Popular

Anxiety still exists among Christchurch children, two years on since the earthquakes, a University of Canterbury (UC) researcher said today.

The document filing system to keep on top of your paperwork

The document filing system to keep on top of your paperwork

Sunday, 27 January 2013 9:01 a.m. by avision Popular

EQC: Settling land damage claims - a progress update

EQC: Settling land damage claims - a progress update

Saturday, 26 January 2013 8:47 p.m. by avonsidechch Popular

 

Rebuild boom part of govt plan for 2013

Rebuild boom part of govt plan for 2013

Saturday, 26 January 2013 12:34 a.m. by MediaThePress

EQC removing further rights to information

EQC removing further rights to information

Friday, 25 January 2013 9:17 p.m. by avonsidechch Popular

 

Southern Response Customer Meeting

Southern Response Customer Meeting

Friday, 25 January 2013 7:56 p.m. by stalbanscommunity

 

Calling multicultural artists

Calling multicultural artists

Friday, 25 January 2013 7:45 p.m. by stalbanscommunity


Skylight

Skylight

Friday, 25 January 2013 3:39 p.m. by AnxietySupport

Skylight offer a wide range of services to support those facing tough times of change, loss, trauma and grief – whatever the cause, and whatever their age. 

Call for Christchurch flat tax to help rebuild

Call for Christchurch flat tax to help rebuild

Thursday, 24 January 2013 7:42 a.m. by Media3News Popular

A leading economist has called for a flat tax in the Canterbury area to attract businesses and assist with the rebuild.

Whats on this weekend - 26 & 27 Jan 2013

What's on this weekend - 26 & 27 Jan 2013

Wednesday, 23 January 2013 10:14 a.m. by GovtCCC Featured Popular

What's on this weekend?