Cranford Street resurfacing work to restart

Resurfacing on Cranford Street has been delayed by technical glitches and issues with the subsurface. The CNC Alliance has now announced that chip sealing and asphalting work is restarting. Once the west side is done, traffic will be swapped to that side while the east side is worked on. Read more in this project update:
https://nzta.govt.nz/…/cnc-cranford-street-project-update-2…



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Recap: the week ended 29 November

Think Papanui’s curator Simon Britten rounds up stories from the past week:

Top post of the week was the live video I shared while taking a walk though last weekend’s Celebrate Bishopdale and Bishopdale Skate Jam events.

Christchurch North Community Patrol has a fundraising campaign underway towards the replacement of a patrol vehicle.

I shared about outcomes from last Friday’s meeting of the Waipapa/Papanui-Innes Community Board.

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St James Avenue will be closed this coming week for chip sealing.

A Facebook Group has been set up to connect people associated with the former Methodist Children’s Home in Papanui.

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With warm regards
Simon Britten

22 November Board meeting outcomes

At the 22 November meeting, the Waipapa/Papanui-Innes Community Board: approved traffic resolutions relating to CNC changes to Cranford Street; approved tree removals for the renewal of the Canal Reserve Drain along Marshland Rd; allocated additional funding to the Board's Positive Youth Development Fund, and approved a grant from that fund; supported the nomination of Alexandra Davids to the New Zealand Community Boards’ Executive Committee; and received an area report covering initiatives and issues within the Board area. The Board will next meet on Friday 13 December. Click through to read the full minutes:
https://christchurch.infocouncil.biz/…/PICB_20191122_MIN_42…

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Community Patrol seeks contributions for new car

 

The Christchurch North Community Patrol needs to close a funding gap to replace their ageing vehicle. Click through to read more and to make a contribution, and also look out for the front-page story in this week’s Nor’West News:
https://givealittle.co.nz/cause/chch-north-community-patrol-new-vehicle

 

HELP!! We desperately need a new vehicle – Christchurch North Community Patrol – Givealittle

HELP!!! We desperately need a new patrol vehicle to continue to help the police keep our community safe. – Givealittle is the place to donate and fundraise for causes and charities online…”

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Live video: Celebrate Bishopdale & Bishopdale Skate Jam 2019

Here’s a walk through the Celebrate Bishopdale and Bishopdale Skate Jam events on 24 November 2019:

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Recap: the week ended 22 November

Think Papanui’s curator Simon Britten rounds up stories from the past week:

The Book Club at Papanui Library met this week, as they do every third Tuesday of the month.

I posted a summary of the agenda for this morning’s meeting of the Waipapa/Papanui-Innes Community Board. I’ll post about outcomes once minutes are available.

As the thunderstorm approached on Wednesday I shared a cautionary post from the Christchurch City Council. The worst of the weather appeared to pass to the west of us.

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Coming up:

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Feedback is always welcome on Think Papanui’s content, either on Facebook or Instagram, or directly to me.
With warm regards
Simon Britten