Monday, August 19, 2019


No plans to upgrade intersection

No changes are in the pipeline to reconstruct a busy intersection in Upper Riccarton – in spite of there being more than 100 crashes over the last 19 years.

Daniels to make election waves

Veteran radio DJ James Daniels is the latest addition to the city council race.

Residents continue to be frustrated by heavy trucks

Heavy trucks short-cutting through a residential street in Hornby are continuing to frustrate residents.

Drop-in sessions leave residents dissatisfied

Residents who live near the controversial Harewood, Breens and Gardiners Rds intersection have called drop-in sessions “a waste of time.”

Chlorination to be gone by May

If we can upgrade those wells as planned, we should have enough unchlorinated water to supply the city over the winter months.

Christchurch on its way to becoming chlorine free

The data shows average water use to date is well below the summer averages for 2016 and 2017.

City council busts water myths

A wet start to summer in Christchurch has seen the Council’s online Water Dial spend a number of consecutive days in the “green zone”.

The importance of conserving water over the summer

The average Christchurch resident is currently using about 220 litres of water a day. What does this mean for the Council’s wellhead upgrade programme?

Room for improvement at LU Garden Party

If the police were to write a report card about the student Garden Party at Lincoln University it would say in the comments “still room for improvement”.

Save water or face more chlorination

Chlorination may resume over summer unless residents reduce the amount of water they use.