39 days ago

Christchurch is New Zealand's second city, deal with it

Anna Williams Reporter from The Press

There's an enduring belief that Wellington is our second-largest city. We must dispel that myth, reporter Charlie Mitchell says.
Do you think Christchurch should officially be named as New Zealand's second city or should Wellington retain its title?

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5 days ago

Bus patronage decreasing as Environment Canterbury moots 9.8 per cent rates rise

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from The Press

Canterbury authorities have dropped their goal of 20 million annual bus trips by 2020 as public transport use declines in Christchurch.

The service, run by regional council Environment Canterbury (ECan), is to be overhauled in a plan that will contribute to a planned 9.8 per cent rates increase – almost double what was previously forecast.

Read more here and tell us what you think of ECan's plan in the comments below.

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7 days ago

Unconsented commercial gas filling and distribution depot

Gary from Redwood

The residents of Redwood should be scared and outraged that a Commercial gas bottle filling station and distribution depot has been operating without consent in a residential zone in the middle of our neighborhood. They are storing vast amounts of gas in bottles every day and night within metres of neighboring propertys.If something goes wrong (and they do,referring to the rescent explosion in Northwood) the consequences are catastrophic.

1 day ago

OPEN HOME WEDNESDAY 5.15 to 6pm if you want to purchase a large home in Marble Wood drive

Kay from Papanui

After 17 years in our lovely home we are on the move 5 doors along!! If you know any one who is looking for a lovely large family home 5/6 bedrooms with unlimited park view, here is the listing details. Open home Wednesday’s 5.15-6 and Sundays 1-1.45 www.bayleys.co.nz...