Thursday, November 15, 2018


Board members dog park bid gets laugh from councillors

A comment made by Fendalton-Waimairi-Harewood Community Board member Aaron Campbell during LTP submissions and was met with laughs from both the mayor and city councillors.

Cohen joins calls to rethink East Lake decision

An Olympic gold medal winning rower has joined the call for Regenerate Christchurch to reconsider scrapping the East Lake proposal saying it would be a community asset.

Proposal for Lyttelton Harbour Equine Hub

A submission on the city council's Long Term Plan 2018-28 could see the establishment of a Lyttelton Harbour Equine Hub.

Plan to make Palmers Rd safer

A crash-prone road in New Brighton will be narrowed to make it safer.

Sell bangers to fund stadium – Dalziel’s former campaigner

Aaron Campbell says ratepayers shouldn’t fork out hundreds of millions of dollars for a stadium.

City council to test deep-bore drilling

A new method for disposing of Akaroa’s treated wastewater is being tested.

Group says current Moncks Bay pathway is “risky”

The group behind the Coastal Pathway wants funding to build the expensive final section through Moncks Bay to be included in the Long Term Plan. And they're citing safety as a prime reason.

Community board asked MOE to reconsider zoning

The board has written to the Minister of Education calling for him to reconsider the zoning and the consultation process with communities.

Moves to lower chlorine level

The amount of chlorine in the water is being lowered in an attempt to address taste and smell issues.

Council buys land off resource consent objectors

Neighbours to the St Albans Community Centre site who objected the resource consent for its rebuild have sold their property to the city council.