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.
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A last-ditch attempt to delay the completion of Christchurch’s $300 million cycleway programme has failed, with the city council deciding to accelerate it instead.
The council decided on Monday to complete its 101-kilometre network of cycleways by 2028 – one year earlier than proposed in the draft LTP, but still 11 years later than expected when the network was first proposed in 2013.
It also decided to bring forward a cycleway connection from Westmorland to the Nor’West Arc cycleway from 2031 to 2025.
The council also decided to spend $931m over 10 years on roads and footpaths and $96.7m on public transport infrastructure, including bus stops and shelters.
Read more, including the debate held between councillors on the issue, here.