Cranford regeneration plan moves forward


Christchurch City Council is moving forward with a draft regeneration plan that could see rural land in Papanui re-zoned for housing development.
http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/AK1612/S00729/cranford-regeneration-plan-moves-forward.htm

Cranford regeneration plan moves forward

Christchurch City Council is moving forward with a draft regeneration plan that could see rural land in Papanui re-zoned for housing development.


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Christchurch Northern Corridor | NZ Transport Agency


A new Christchurch Northern Corridor newsletter has been published electronically, and is due to be delivered to letterboxes in mid-January. Work Notices for Guthries Road and Winters Road have been published also – did you know that from February 2017 Winters Road will be permanently closed to motor vehicles between Autumn Place and QEII Drive? On the project website (link below) you can access publications and subscribe to email updates, and you will also find updated progress photos on Think Papanui on a regular basis.
http://www.nzta.govt.nz/projects/christchurch-motorways/christchurch-northern-corridor/

Christchurch Northern Corridor | NZ Transport Agency

This project combines the Transport Agency’s Northern Arterial (a new section of SH74 running from just south of the Waimakariri River to QEII Drive near Winters Rd) and two Christchurch City Council projects that link QEII Drive to Cranford St and four-lane Cranford St to Innes Rd.


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Minutes of Papanui-Innes Community Board – 9 December 2016


Unconfirmed minutes from the Papanui-Innes Community Board’s 9 December meeting are available now. Decisions included: Blighs Road (extend the no passing line, request a video audit and report back in the new year); Papanui Leagues Club ($15,000 granted towards lighting in Papanui Domain); many other decisions also – see the minutes for details. The next meeting of our Community Board is scheduled for Friday 10 February 2017 at 9am in the Papanui Boardroom.
http://christchurch.infocouncil.biz/Open/2016/12/PICB_20161209_MIN_1197_WEB.htm

Minutes of Papanui-Innes Community Board – 9 December 2016



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Plans finalised for two new major cycleways


Northern Line cycleway plans have been finalised by the Major Cycleway Routes Committee. From today’s news release: “The main change to the Northern Line is the alternative route [eg Farnswood Place / Redwood Park] will no longer be required as the Council has been able to confirm with Kiwirail the use of the rail corridor.” Keep an eye out for project updates and photos on Think Papanui once construction gets underway:
https://ccc.govt.nz/the-council/newsline/show/1264

Plans finalised for two new major cycleways

Construction will start next year on cycleways connecting Halswell to the central city and Belfast to Riccarton.


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Extraordinary Meeting Major Cycleway Routes Committee : Christchurch City Council


Northern Line Cycleway news, and a Council meeting tomorrow:
It looks like there is good news for users of the dirt track between Tuckers and Sturrocks roads, and there are a couple of options for the Restell Street area. Revised plans can be found on the ‘major cycle routes’ section of the Council website, and the report will be considered by the Major Cycleway Routes Committee tomorrow (Wednesday 14 December) at 12:30pm – click through for the meeting notice:
https://www.ccc.govt.nz/the-council/public-notices/show/218

Extraordinary Meeting Major Cycleway Routes Committee : Christchurch City Council

Official notifications of hearings, meetings, notices, some consultations, proposals and submissions.


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Youth Action Plan For Christchurch


Young people from the Papanui Ward (and across the city): here’s an opportunity to have your say on a youth action plan for Christchurch. Brought to you by Youth Voice Canterbury and the Christchurch City Council, starting at 1:30pm on Wednesday 14 December in the City Council function room, 53 Hereford St. Follow this link for more information, to register, and to find the Facebook event:
http://www.youthvoicecanterbury.org.nz/youth-action-plan-for-christchurch.html

Youth Action Plan For Christchurch

Wednesday 14th December 1:30pm – 5:00pm Christchurch City Council Function Room 53 Hereford Street Register below and keep updated through our Facebook event here


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Papanui residents fight rest home rebuild and expansion


The resource consent hearing for the Windermere Rest Home rebuild will take place next week. The hearing is open for the public to attend, and is set down for December 12 to 14. Think Papanui has been advised by the Council that the hearing will start at 9am each day, in Conference Room 1 in the Hereford Street Christchurch City Council building. (If you are planning to attend you may wish to confirm details with the Council’s call centre.) Here’s a link to last month’s article in The Press:
http://www.stuff.co.nz/the-press/news/86823944/papanui-residents-fight-rest-home-rebuild-and-expansion

Papanui residents fight rest home rebuild and expansion

Papanui residents are fighting plans to rebuild a rest home and retirement village they say does not fit with the area’s character.


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