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Mayor welcomes Government announcement

Tuesday, 2 September 2014, 3:05 pm | Christchurch City Council

Christchurch Mayor Lianne Dalziel says the Government has today confirmed its confidence in the Council’s ability to play its role in earthquake recovery. Lianne Dalziel says it makes good sense for the Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority (CERA) ... More >>

New community arts fund announced

Monday, 1 September 2014, 4:32 pm | Christchurch City Council

A new $250,000 fund aimed at boosting community arts in Christchurch is part of a joint initiative between Christchurch City Council and Creative New Zealand. The one-off Community Arts Development Fund (CADF) is aimed at supporting projects that ... More >>

Spades and buckets get to work in Scarborough

Monday, 1 September 2014, 3:40 pm | Christchurch City Council

The start of work to rebuild the quake-damaged Scarborough Paddling Pool is being marked with a community sod-turning event on Tuesday 2 September. More >>

Community meeting sees way forward on New Brighton project

Monday, 1 September 2014, 8:40 am | Christchurch City Council

The proposed New Brighton legacy project of hot salt water pools is back on track after a meeting on Saturday between Christchurch Mayor Lianne Dalziel, local councilors, community board members, community representatives, council staff and business groups. More >>

Results in for Shirley–Papanui by-election

Friday, 29 August 2014, 3:31 pm | Christchurch City Council

Progress results show Jo Byrne is the highest-polling candidate in the Shirley–Papanui Community Board by-election. More >>

Antarctica on show at NZ IceFest exhibition launch

Friday, 29 August 2014, 10:44 am | Christchurch City Council

Residents will have the chance to learn more about the coldest of continents with the opening of three Antarctic exhibitions. More >>

Key decisions from today’s Council meeting 28/8/14

Thursday, 28 August 2014, 5:28 pm | Christchurch City Council

Council supports food forests The Council enthusiastically endorsed and supported moves to encourage the public to plant food forests and other edibles throughout Christchurch. Councillors agreed to identify public land suitable for plantings, ... More >>

Council adopts new permanent alcohol bans for city

Thursday, 28 August 2014, 4:18 pm | Christchurch City Council

The Alcohol Restrictions in Public Places Amendment Bylaw 2014 was adopted today and comes into effect on 8 September 2014. It makes the following alcohol bans permanent: More >>

Comments on Two City Transport Projects Needed by 8.9.14

Thursday, 28 August 2014, 3:12 pm | Christchurch City Council

Residents, property owners, organisations and businesspeople have only 10 days left to provide feedback on two key Central City transport projects >; Hospital Corner early works and Hagley / Moorhouse Corner. More >>

How is Your Property Affected by the District Plan?

Wednesday, 27 August 2014, 3:47 pm | Christchurch City Council

Christchurch property owners can now check how their property will be affected by the Christchurch City Council’s new Proposed Replacement District Plan. The Council today notified the stage one chapters of its Proposed Replacement District Plan. ... More >>

Key recommendations from Environmental Committee

Tuesday, 26 August 2014, 4:06 pm | Christchurch City Council

A range of sites will be explored for the location of a bus Super Stop between Matipo Street and Clarence Street. Riccarton Road is the busiest bus corridor in Christchurch with more than 2,800 passengers daily using bus stops near the Westfield Shopping ... More >>

Albion Square’s progress showcased to public

Monday, 25 August 2014, 4:17 pm | Christchurch City Council

Residents will have the chance to learn more about the work underway on Lyttelton’s Albion Square at this weekend’s open event. The Christchurch City Council is opening the square to the public for three hours on Saturday 30 August, giving people the ... More >>

Four days left to vote

Monday, 25 August 2014, 3:08 pm | Christchurch City Council

Voters have until noon on Friday to elect the Shirley–Papanui ward’s latest Community Board member. More >>

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 >>



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