A residents’ association commissioned report to prove trucks could not make it around a Christchurch intersection.
The central city's 30km/h speed limit has not only reduced the pace vehicles are traveling, but crashes and injuries as well.
A Christchurch high school has 56 different ethnic groups represented on its roll. Now it has plans to open a multicultural centre that will be open 24/7.
Jim Anderton's will be farewelled at a public funeral, held at 2pm on Thursday.
People are flocking from across the city to check out New Brighton's new $8 million beachside playground. But the popularity of the park is more than its rubbish bins can handle.
Temporary pumps have been deployed to flood-prone areas, while two areas in Banks Peninsula have been asked to conserve water.
Weedons residents are being called on to help fight a proposed new quarry in Templeton.
In March, selling vehicles on the roadside will be against city council rules.
City councillor David East wants to see ownership of red-zoned Southshore land return to the city so work can begin fixing the eroding Avon-Heathcote estuary edge.
Take a look at some of the things that have happened this year.