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New Council housing under way in Akaroa

Friday, 20 April 2018, 3:36 pm | Christchurch City Council

Christchurch City Council has celebrated the start of five new social housing units in Akaroa. More >>

Council says sorry to dog owners

Monday, 16 April 2018, 10:26 am | Christchurch City Council

Christchurch City Council is apologising to the owners of dogs classified as menacing for sending them inaccurate information about the rules around when their dogs need to be muzzled. More >>

Mayor welcomes well-being initiative

Friday, 6 April 2018, 5:10 pm | Christchurch City Council

Christchurch Mayor Lianne Dalziel has welcomed the introduction of the Local Government (Community Well-being) Amendment Bill, restoring the four aspects of community well-being and the power to collect development contributions for public amenities. More >>

Five candidates to contest by-election

Tuesday, 20 March 2018, 3:16 pm | Christchurch City Council

Five people have put their names forward for the vacant Community Board position in the Lyttelton subdivision of the Banks Peninsula Ward. More >>

Date set for temporary treatment of city's water

Monday, 12 March 2018, 11:31 am | Christchurch City Council

In December, the Canterbury Drinking Water Assessor advised Christchurch City Council it no longer considered the city’s groundwater supply to be secure because some of the below ground well heads needed to be upgraded. More >>

Consultation opens for new Linwood pool

Monday, 12 March 2018, 10:47 am | Christchurch City Council

Now’s the time to give your feedback on where a new pool for the Linwood-Woolston area should be built. More >>

PM to attend quake memorial service

Thursday, 22 February 2018, 11:32 am | Christchurch City Council

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern will speak at the civic service in Christchurch commemorating the seventh anniversary of the February 2011 earthquake. More >>

Christchurch Mayor declares State of Emergency

Tuesday, 20 February 2018, 2:51 pm | Christchurch City Council

Christchurch Mayor Lianne Dalziel has declared a State of Emergency for Christchurch City, which includes Banks Peninsula, due to the impacts of ex-tropical Cyclone Gita. More >>

Council moves to future-proof heritage buildings

Friday, 16 February 2018, 1:31 pm | Christchurch City Council

The hunt is on to find new uses for some of Christchurch’s treasured heritage buildings. More >>

Rates rise under consideration

Friday, 16 February 2018, 12:33 pm | Christchurch City Council

The Christchurch City Council is proposing raising rates by an average of 5.5 per cent from July this year, which is below what was forecast for 2018-19 in the previous Long Term Plan 2015-2025. More >>

Trash gas powers city’s first ‘eco’ rubbish truck

Friday, 16 February 2018, 11:41 am | Christchurch City Council

The first electric sideloader waste collection truck in the southern hemisphere has powered into Christchurch streets. More >>

Car sharing service sparks high-powered buzz

Thursday, 15 February 2018, 12:40 pm | Christchurch City Council

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and Mayor Lianne Dalziel have officially launched Christchurch’s first fully battery powered electric car sharing service. More >>

Christchurch: Committee makes High St recommendation

Monday, 12 February 2018, 2:49 pm | Christchurch City Council

The committee overseeing delivery of the An Accessible City programme is recommending Christchurch City Council begin engaging immediately with High Street stakeholders about the planned upgrade of the street. More >>

Report seeks changes to central city transport programme

Wednesday, 7 February 2018, 4:46 pm | Christchurch City Council

A report which recommends progressing the planned upgrade of High Street and the extension of the city’s heritage tramway will be considered by Christchurch City Council’s Infrastructure, Transport and Environment Committee next week. More >>

NZ's biggest digital 'touch wall' to feature at Tūranga

Monday, 29 January 2018, 9:32 am | Christchurch City Council

The biggest interactive “touch wall” in the country will be installed as the flagship technology feature inside Tūranga, Christchurch’s new central library. More >>

Council agrees to temporarily chlorinate water

Thursday, 25 January 2018, 1:53 pm | Christchurch City Council

Christchurch’s drinking water will be temporarily treated with chlorine while work is fast-tracked on improving the security of the city’s well heads. More >>

Well inspections reveal contamination risk

Tuesday, 23 January 2018, 4:18 pm | Christchurch City Council

New engineering assessments of Christchurch’s wells have revealed some of them may be susceptible to contamination, particularly in heavy rainfall events. More >>

Council seeks views on Denton Park changes

Friday, 19 January 2018, 10:48 am | Christchurch City Council

Christchurch City Council is seeking public feedback on proposed changes to the use of Denton Park. More >>

New Year Start for Lyttelton Submarine Pipeline Work

Thursday, 21 December 2017, 11:09 am | Christchurch City Council

Construction of two submarine pipelines to carry wastewater from Governors Bay and Diamond Harbour to Lyttelton will begin in February. More >>

Linwood students pedal their way into history

Wednesday, 13 December 2017, 2:01 pm | Christchurch City Council

Linwood Avenue School students pedalled their way into the history books this morning when they became the first to ride on the Rapanui-Shag Rock cycleway. More >>



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