Police are seeking help to locate a missing 31-year-old.
Police say Melissa Butterfield was last seen in Aranui, Christchurch, on Friday last week.
Police and Butterfield's family have concerns for her welfare and ask that anyone who has seen her, or who has information about where she might be, to ring 111, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
Albert is a foster cat and is missing from Flesher ave Aranui. Had a collar and bell and is microchipped... he was shaved because his long hair was very matted.. He is timid and will be very cold.. my cell 0212601589
While rates, chlorination, cycleways, and climate change have been hot topics in this year's Christchurch elections, other important issues have been simmering in neighbourhoods across the city.
Our reporters talked to some residents about what is concerning them in the lead-up to the ballot boxes closing at noon on Saturday. But we also want to hear from you here on Neighbourly - what do you think are the biggest issues in your community? Comment below and tell us what you think is going well for the city and what needs to change.
Christchurch mayor Lianne Dalziel has fought the mood for change and the right to lead the city council for another three years.
Dalziel romped home with a clear majority of more than 16,000 after receiving 44,811 votes in the 2019 local body elections.
Her closest rival, businessman Darryll Park, gained 28,260 votes while veteran activist John Minto was third with 8739 votes.