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Port Hills mass movement decision announced

Friday, 22 August 2014, 12:44 pm | Christchurch City Council

The safety of people living on earthquake-damaged land in the Port Hills at risk of mass movement is at the heart of decisions announced today. More >>

Port Hills GNS Science report findings to be released

Friday, 22 August 2014, 9:36 am | Christchurch City Council

Today, Christchurch City Council will release GNS Science reports that detail the level of risk in eight mass movement (landslide) areas in the Port Hills. More >>

Dark knights rise in latest Christchurch Gallery exhibition

Tuesday, 19 August 2014, 4:18 pm | Christchurch City Council

Black-clad warrior knights, brightly back-dropped rock-scapes and mysterious sculptures make up Christchurch Art Gallery’s latest exhibition, Rebels, Knights and Other Tomorrows, which opens this Saturday. Christchurch-based collaborative duo Edwards ... More >>

First Community Read for Christchurch

Tuesday, 19 August 2014, 3:29 pm | Christchurch City Council

Join others and bury your nose in a book this month with the first Community Read hosted by Christchurch City Council libraries. More >>

Christchurch Art Gallery adds Culbert to collection

Monday, 18 August 2014, 11:37 am | Christchurch City Council

A spectacular, sell-out gala dinner event on Saturday night has helped Christchurch Art Gallery raise more than $80,000 towards purchasing a special work of art for the city. More >>

High Street hoarding captures history

Friday, 15 August 2014, 11:07 am | Christchurch City Council

Christchurch’s inner city High Street has been transformed with an historic hoarding commemorating the central city’s early days. Design and manufacturing company Scenic Solutions constructed the 49 metre long façade as part of the Council’s High Street ... More >>

Key decisions from today’s Council meeting 14/8/14

Thursday, 14 August 2014, 5:36 pm | Christchurch City Council

Community to have say on financial issues ; Council takes stance on Trans-Pacific Partnership ; Mayor to sign Call for Action on Alcohol ; Diamond Harbour community to have say on development plans ; Committee to investigate intersection right-turn ... More >>

Funding for further short-term flood mitigation work

Thursday, 14 August 2014, 5:10 pm | Christchurch City Council

Christchurch City Council has approved funding for further short-term flood defence measures in the hardest hit areas of Christchurch and will consider potential mitigation options for the Central City. More >>

Council to fund emergency housing project with City Mission

Thursday, 14 August 2014, 4:28 pm | Christchurch City Council

Christchurch City Council will help fund a collaborative project with Christchurch City Mission and the Government to address emergency housing needs in Canterbury. The Family Emergency Accommodation Project is aimed at assisting high-priority families ... More >>

Consultation opens for two Central City transport projects

Thursday, 14 August 2014, 4:12 pm | Christchurch City Council

Christchurch City Council is inviting feedback on two key transport projects, Hospital Corner early works and Hagley / Moorhouse Corner. More >>

Taskforce to report on short-term flood mitigation measures

Wednesday, 13 August 2014, 2:00 pm | Christchurch City Council

The Mayoral Flood Taskforce will deliver its final progress report to the Council this Thursday 14 August, outlining short-term flood defence measures that will protect houses in the hardest-hit areas of Christchurch. More >>

Consultation on five proposed bylaws closes Friday

Wednesday, 13 August 2014, 11:13 am | Christchurch City Council

Residents have until 5pm this Friday to let the Council know their thoughts on proposed changes to five bylaws. The proposed bylaws are the: • Cruising and Prohibited Times on Roads Bylaw 2014 • Parks and Reserves Bylaw 2014 • Traffic and Parking ... More >>

Community Committee talks heritage

Tuesday, 12 August 2014, 4:57 pm | Christchurch City Council

The Christchurch City Council’s Community Committee met today and considered a number of items including: Heritage Incentive Grant – Cranmer Bridge Club 25 Armagh Street The Committee recommended that the Council approve a Heritage Incentive Grant ... More >>

Criminology conference heading for Christchurch

Tuesday, 12 August 2014, 3:53 pm | Christchurch City Council

Christchurch City Council has won the right to host the Environmental Criminology and Crime Analysis (ECCA) Annual Symposium in June 2015, which will see around 100 delegates visit the city. The latest success marks the second conference win for ... More >>

Design concepts for Transport Projects for consultation

Friday, 8 August 2014, 1:14 pm | Christchurch City Council

Christchurch City Council’s Earthquake Recovery Committee of the Whole today endorsed proposed concept designs for two transport projects and gave the go-ahead to start public engagement on them. More >>

Voting opens for Shirley-Papanui Community Board

Thursday, 7 August 2014, 10:57 am | Christchurch City Council

Voters living in the Shirley-Papanui ward should keep an eye on their mailboxes with by-election voting papers being sent out from today. More >>

Council implements accreditation plan

Tuesday, 5 August 2014, 2:31 pm | Christchurch City Council

Christchurch City Council is confident it can address concerns raised in a report by International Accreditation New Zealand (IANZ) on its building consent processes. More >>

CCHL to acquire Port Otago stake in Lyttelton Port Company

Friday, 1 August 2014, 3:23 pm | Christchurch City Council

Christchurch Mayor Lianne Dalziel has welcomed the announcement that Christchurch City Holdings Ltd has entered a lock-up agreement with Port Otago Limited for Port Otago’s 15.48% holding in Lyttelton Port Company Limited. The lock-up agreement ... More >>

Christchurch City Council releases milestone report

Friday, 1 August 2014, 10:39 am | Christchurch City Council

Christchurch City Council today released a milestone report on options for managing the financial challenges and maximising the opportunities arising from the earthquakes. More >>

Key decisions from today’s Council meeting

Thursday, 31 July 2014, 5:31 pm | Christchurch City Council

Floor-raising proposal; Christchurch Botanic Gardens Tea Kiosk to be repaired; Demolition of closed Linwood Library; Cycleways construction approved; New policy gives base isolated foundations "wiggle room" More >>



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