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Public consultation on one-way system changes

April 11, 2012 by


Some more news on the one-way system changes, taken from The Press website today: Christchurch Mayor Bob Parker is promising extensive public consultation before any move to change the city’s one-way system. A proposal in the draft central-city recovery plan to spend up to $91 million to revert Christchurch’s one-way streets to two-way traffic has […]

Mayor speaks out, belatedly, on excessive state control

February 29, 2012 by


The recentĀ focus on local politics continues today on this blog. And why not, for local politics has a significant bearing on the direction the city will take as it begins the big task of recovering and rebuilding. The political battle lines appear to be drawn up between The Mayor and Earthquake Minister Gerry Brownlee. Mayor […]