211 days ago

Bin stickers

The Team from Christchurch City Council

Want a sticker to pop on the lids of your three bins so you can double check what goes in each?

Head down to any of our libraries or service centres and our friendly team will be able to give you a set!

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4 hours ago

Poll: Should Christchurch's buses be free to use?

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from The Press

Two Environment Canterbury councillors are pushing for a two-year trial of free buses in greater Christchurch, but the move is likely to cost ratepayers and taxpayers millions of dollars.

The regional council, which is already proposing a 24.5 per cent rate increase, will vote on Thursday whether to investigate a two-year public transport free-fare trial to start from mid-next year.

ECan councillor John Sunckell​, who requested the vote along with fellow councillor Megan Hands, said ECan had not been “heroic” enough in looking at public transport options within Christchurch.

Read more here and tell us what you think in the comments below.

Should Christchurch's buses be free to use?
  • 28% Yes definitely
    28% Complete
  • 16% Yes but only on a trial basis first
    16% Complete
  • 52% No, it will cost ratepayers too much
    52% Complete
  • 4% Not sure/something else (tell us in the comments)
    4% Complete
25 votes
1 hour ago

Lost shopping

Carrie from Richmond

My neighbor left her shopping on the number three Sumner bus yesterday afternoon . she is a pensioner and had decided to go to pack n save after a long day at the hospital. When she realized her mistake she contacted the bus company no one handed it in.to the person who took her groceries you are a very bad person If you have any kind of decency left you should feel very ashamed stealing from an old lady

10 hours ago

Win a $20k advertising package


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