Christchurch's increasing rates burden, asset sales and the need for a stadium look set to be big issues this election.
Three mayoral contenders went head to head in front of 300 people at a forum hosted by Canterbury Employers' Chamber of Commerce at The Piano on Wednesday.
Incumbent Lianne Dalziel talked about the need to bring rates increases down, while businessman Darryll Park insisted he could make zero rates increases work and John Minto pushed for rate rises to be in line with inflation.
Guy Fawkes is coming up on November 5, with fireworks going on sale next weekend.
Are you looking forward to fireworks displays? Will you be buying your own to let off?
10.4% Yes - I'll be buying fireworks10.4% Complete
65.6% No - I think fireworks should be banned65.6% Complete
24% Yes - But I'm not planning on buying fireworks24% Complete
Massive garage/mainly clothing sale tomorrow Sunday 20 October
186 Centaurus Road, St Martins
9am - 2pm
Great stuff at a steal
Due to our family growing we are on the hunt for a vehicle with 10 plus seats that is reasonably priced.
If anyone has one they are considering selling we would love to hear from you.