Twelve purchase offers have been made to the owners of properties near the Heathcote River susceptible to flooding, and two have accepted.
Cycling accidents caused by riding on tram tracks have prompted the city council to investigate how bad the problem is.
The contractor tasked with upgrading busy Riccarton Rd will not finish the entire project.
Templeton mum Karen Haugh is worried the dust from the proposed Templeton Quarry will put her daughter Serena back in hospital.
The number of drivers caught speeding by Canterbury traffic cameras on Christmas Day dropped over the last two years, but those caught on Boxing Day increased.
Described as a fastback grand tourer, the Arteon also sits squarely in the luxury car class