Information for voters in Christchurch Central


Many voters in the Papanui area will be in the Christchurch Central electorate. Here’s information on who you can vote for, advance voting, and where you can vote on election day:
http://www.elections.org.nz/events/2017-general-election/electorate-info/information-voters-christchurch-central

Information for voters in Christchurch Central

Below you’ll find all the information you need to make voting easy.


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Pre-schoolers swim for free during school hours : Christchurch City Council


Free swimming at the Graham Condon Recreation & Sport Centre (and all Christchurch City Council pools) for pre-schoolers and one accompanying caregiver from 9am to 3pm on school days from 1 September 2017 to 13 April 2018. Green Prescription holders also get free access at these times.
https://ccc.govt.nz/rec-and-sport/pools/freeswim/

Pre-schoolers swim for free during school hours : Christchurch City Council

From 1 September 2017 until April 2018, all pre-schoolers can swim for free during school hours at any Christchurch City Council pool.


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Neighbourhood Week : Christchurch City Council


A reminder that Neighbourhood Week funding applications are due by 5pm next Friday 1 September 2017. Applications from individuals getting together and holding a local gathering will take priority over those held by organisations. The ‘week’ runs from 27 October 2017 to 31 March 2018, with a focus on local gatherings that bring people together. Click through to the Christchurch City Council website for more information:
https://www.ccc.govt.nz/news-and-events/events/annual-events/neighbourhoodweek/

Neighbourhood Week : Christchurch City Council

Neighbourhood Week is back again, this time for the entire summer from 27 October 2017 to 31 March 2018! It’s about bringing people together, so why not organise a local gathering to get to know your neighbours, community, family group, or sports team!


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Minister signs off Cranford Regeneration Plan


A regeneration plan enabling around 370 new houses to be built near Papanui and St Albans has been approved today. The Plan requires developers to prepare a hydro-geological plan for managing groundwater to be approved by the Council prior to any subdivision consent being approved. Following this, land owners will need to submit subdivision and land use consents in accordance with the District Plan. The first houses are expected to be ready by the end of 2020. Click through for more:
https://www.ccc.govt.nz/news-and-events/newsline/show/1966

Minister signs off Cranford Regeneration Plan

A regeneration plan enabling around 370 new houses to be built near Papanui and St Albans has been approved today.


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Agenda of Papanui-Innes Community Board – 25 August 2017


The Papanui-Innes Community Board will meet this Friday 25 August at 9am in the Papanui Boardroom. The agenda includes parking restrictions in Loftus Street, the relocation of a bus stop on Papanui Road, and approval of the Papanui-Innes Community Board Plan for distribution to the community. The meeting is open for the public to attend. Click through to see the full agenda:
http://christchurch.infocouncil.biz/Open/2017/08/PICB_20170825_AGN_1440_AT_WEB.htm

Agenda of Papanui-Innes Community Board – 25 August 2017



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Make sure you are enrolled to vote


Decisions made on the national stage will also have local impacts. Make sure you are enrolled to vote:


COME ON STUDENTS, ENROL!!! The single biggest difference you can make to NZ’s election is to remind one person to enrol TODAY! they need to go on line, print 1 page, sign and upload it OR free text 3676 with their name and address, One in Three 18-24 year olds are not enrolled, -you can enrol right up to the day but text and get the form sent to you and post it back http://www.elections.org.nz/voters/enrol-check-or-update-now


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