42 days ago

Councillors demand staff fast-track efforts to fix Christchurch's broken roads

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from The Press

A major project to improve Christchurch’s quake-damaged roads will be fast-tracked after city councillors were left fuming by news that repairs might not start for at least 12 months.

The Government handed $40 million to the council just before the coronavirus lockdown in March to revamp scores of the city’s worst streets and overhaul accident blackspots.

But councillors were left scratching their heads on Thursday when transport bosses told them work is unlikely to start for at least a year because more planning and consultation is needed. Continue reading here.

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1 day ago

Throwback Thursday

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from The Press

Traffic at the intersection of High, Lichfield and Manchester streets
circa 1962.

The Majestic Theatre is on the right and the Canterbury Building Society building in the centre, on the corner of High and Manchester streets.

10 hours ago

Pilates and Movement Mat Floor Classes

Roger from Sydenham

Spring into Summer for New Members

FREE Coffee Voucher and 1 complimentary Class of Pilates when you sign up for 10 sessions.

Have you had a little Pilates experience before? do wish to improve your fitness and regain some core strength and tone.

Then give me a call to discuss Pricing on 03 3325116

It would be good if you have had a little Pilates experience before but not essential and have no back, neck or shoulder injuries.

Classes now enrolling for my St Pauls venue in Papanui 9.45 am Wednesday mornings.

Classes now enrolling for my 384 Tuam Street venue , 10.00 am
Saturday Mornings.

Offer ends 27th August 2020 ( a Covid 19 precaution class)

14 hours ago

We are fully operational during alert level 2 & 3

Exceed - we fix windows & doors

Hi Neighbours,

Whether it is an urgent issue that needs fixing or planning for the repair of windows and doors around your home, we can help with everything you need. Our team is fully operational and able to help you during Alert Level 2 & 3 :)

We are following stringent health & safety protocols to ensure the safety of all our customers and teams.
Head to our dedicated Covid-19 updates page for information on our Alert Level 2 & 3 H&S procedures:

Take care, stay safe and be kind to one another!

From your Exceed - we fix windows & doors team