Tuesday, March 20, 2018
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Bus lane cameras to nab rule breakers

People misusing bus lanes could soon find themselves caught on camera and fined $150. 

Smoking at Christchurch beaches, outdoor dining could be stubbed out

Smoking bans on Christchurch beaches is being looked at by the city council.

Sumner Rd reopening delayed

The reopening Sumner Rd has been pushed back until 2019, a year later than originally planned.

Wastewater overflow causes warning at Sumner beach

People visiting Sumner beach are being advised to stay out of the water due to a wastewater overflow.

Paperless parking meters changeover begins

New paperless parking meters are being installed around the city from next week as the city council moves to a ‘pay by plate’ system.

Bund to protect homes vulnerable to tidal flooding

A bund will be built to protect properties vulnerable to tidal flooding in Southshore and South New Brighton.

Fendalton water back to pre-quake volumes

After eight years and $2.5 million Fendalton residents will have their water back to pre-quake levels.

Working group to look at future of Scott Park

A working group looking at the layout and future development of Scott Park in Mt Pleasant will meet next Wednesday, after concerns were raised about public access to the foreshore.

Better management sought for gullies in Diamond Harbour

Morgans Gully and Sams Gully could be included in the Diamond Harbour Reserve Management Committee brief.

Asbestos find delays dredging

Dredging silt and liquefaction from the Woolston Cut has been delayed slightly after asbestos was found in samples.