The Cranford Regeneration Plan has been released today


The Cranford Regeneration Plan has been released today by Christchurch City Council for public feedback. Click through for the plan, as well as technical reports and an online feedback form. The plan is open for feedback until 2 May, and there are two drop-in sessions in the coming weeks.


The rural land in Cranford St that is being eyed for housing.
Some rural land in Cranford St is being considered for re-zoning.

Christchurch City Council is seeking public comments on its draft Cranford Regeneration Plan, which focuses on the regeneration of about 125 hectares of land on the western side of the upper end of Cranford St.

A large part of that area is made up of the Cranford Basin – a major natural ponding and stormwater management area that is critical to reducing the flood risk.

Over the next decade there are plans to transform Cranford Basin into a multi-purpose forested wetland with walking and cycle paths.

READ MORE AT NEWSLINE: http://bit.ly/2nwPmSG


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Christchurch Northern Corridor Open Day


Reminders: the Christchurch Northern Corridor (CNC) Open Day is tomorrow from 2pm – more information below. Other current/upcoming community engagement opportunities include: consultation on the City Council’s draft Annual Plan and nominations for Community Service Awards (both open now); and from later this week feedback on the Cranford Regeneration Plan. The Community Open Day is a chance to meet the Christchurch Northern Corridor (CNC) team, find out about the project and ask questions.
There will be presentations, machinery on display and information available on the project.
People will also be able to see the innovative construction methods that will be used and have their say on urban design and landscaping concepts.
Bring the family, kids will be able to get up close to diggers and trucks, make a windmill and play games.
Papanui Primary School will have a sausage sizzle fundraiser going-so bring a gold coin donation.
Free entry.

298 people interested


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Video: Zion Studios at the Papanui Neighbors Day event



Zion Studios at the Papanui Neighbors Day event




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Papanui Neighbours Day Event


A reminder of this Neighbours Day event in Papanui this Sunday 26 March, wet or fine, 12:30pm-2:30pm. Please also message Think Papanui with details if you are planning a Neighbours Day event and would like to share. Fun for kids, delicious food, groovy entertainment! We’d love you to join us! All welcome! Brought to you by Northgate Community Services Trust, Northcity Church, Papanui Baptist Church and Papanui Baptist Freedom Trust.



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Community Service Awards : Christchurch City Council


The Papanui-Innes Community Board is calling for nominations for the 2017 Community Service Awards. These awards are given to local community members to give public recognition to those who have freely contributed a significant term of voluntary service in one or more of the following areas: Physical well-being, eg recreation/sport; Children, youth and education; Older adults; Disability; Physical environment; Social and economic well-being; Cultural, church and community service. Nominations close on Thursday 13 April 2017. For more information and a nomination form see this link:
https://www.ccc.govt.nz/culture-and-community/community-awards/community-service-awards

Community Service Awards : Christchurch City Council

Community Service Awards are given to individuals and groups in recognition of significant voluntary service.


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Have your say on the Cranford Regeneration Plan


Have your say on the future of rural land on the western side of the upper end of Cranford St. Public comment on the draft Cranford Regeneration Plan will open on March 30 – keep an eye out for more information via Think Papanui or directly from Christchurch City Council sources.


Public feedback will be sought on a draft Regeneration Plan that provides for some residual rural land in Papanui/St Albans to be rezoned for residential purposes.

The draft Cranford Regeneration Plan has been prepared by the Christchurch City Council under new legislation designed to support regeneration.

The plan focuses on the regeneration of about 125 hectares of land on the western side of the upper end of Cranford St.

READ MORE AT NEWSLINE: http://bit.ly/2mS4R5Z


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Christchurch Northern Corridor community open day


Here is some more information on the Christchurch Northern Corridor community open day (Tuesday 28 March 2pm-6:30pm at the Winters Road site office, enter via QEII Drive). View the piling and earthworks, check out the plans, and more, including a gold coin sausage sizzle supporting Papanui Primary School. There’s also an urban design and landscape workshop – an RSVP is required for the workshop, but not for the other open day activities.
http://www.nzta.govt.nz/media-releases/christchurch-northern-corridor-cnc-open-day-coming-up/




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