They are just weeks away from being finished, but a city councillor says they are a 'waste of money'.
A year after it was meant to start, work will begin on rebuilding part of the Lyttelton Timeball Station.
The Shortland playground in Wainoni has reopened after a $100,000 facelift.
The challenge for post-earthquake leaders is working out "how do you get the old heart of Christchurch to beat inside its new skin".
New Brighton will get its hot salt water pools after the city council voted today to put $11.2 million into the project.
“Water at high tide is getting into soft sand and eating it quickly. What I thought would take six months has happened in just one."
A well-known property developer has compared a survey on the future of the Christ Church Cathedral to a method world dictators would use.
A survey commissioned by the Anglican Church has shown there is almost an even split on whether to reinstate the Christ Church Cathedral or build a new one.
After hospital staff reported problems at work, reports have been written, workshops and focus groups organised and thousands of staff consulted - yet very little appears to have changed.
Oxford Terrace between Hereford and Worcester Sts will be closed for about six months so work on the next stage Te Papa Ōtākaro/Avon River Precinct can start.