A shift towards evaluating properties for individual climate-change risk may mean insurance premiums will rise on coastal properties.
Eugenie Sage is one of four Green Party MPs to hold ministerial portfolios in the new Government. Bridget Rutherford spoke to her about Deputy Prime Minister Winston Peter's decision, campaigning to save beech and rimu forests, and why she loves living in Diamond Harbour
Papanui residents are angry access to their street could be restricted by the plan to prioritise buses on Main North Rd.
People misusing bus lanes could soon find themselves caught on camera and fined $150.
Smoking bans on Christchurch beaches is being looked at by the city council.
The reopening Sumner Rd has been pushed back until 2019, a year later than originally planned.
People visiting Sumner beach are being advised to stay out of the water due to a wastewater overflow.
New paperless parking meters are being installed around the city from next week as the city council moves to a ‘pay by plate’ system.
A bund will be built to protect properties vulnerable to tidal flooding in Southshore and South New Brighton.
After eight years and $2.5 million Fendalton residents will have their water back to pre-quake levels.