Open for feedback: Paddington Playground Proposed Play Space Renewal

The playground at Paddington Reserve in Northcote is due for renewal. A concept plan has been developed and the Christchurch City Council is seeking feedback. Click through for details and an online feedback form. The proposal is open for feedback until Sunday 7 April.

Paddington Playground Proposed Play Space Renewal

Let us know what you think about the opportunity to update and enhance Paddington Playground”


Open for feedback: Proposed Roto Kohatu Reserve Improvements

Just up the road from Papanui Ward is Roto Kohatu Reserve. The Christchurch City Council is proposing to install new toilet blocks and improve parking – click through for details and an online form to submit feedback, which is due by Monday 1 April:

Roto Kohatu Reserve Improvements

New toilet blocks and upgrades to the parking area and driveway for Roto Kohatu Reserve”


22 March Board meeting outcomes

At the 22 March meeting, the Waipapa/Papanui-Innes Community Board: approved the recommended bus stops on Innes Road (3 board members voted in favour, 2 against, 1 was absent); approved an easement to drain water over Janet Stewart Reserve; approved the reclassification of part of MacFarlane Park; approved an easement to carry telecommunications over Havana Gardens Reserve; approved a grant from the Board’s Positive Youth Development Fund; and received the area report covering initiatives and issues current within the Community Board area. The board will next meet at 9am on 12 April 2019. Click through to read the full minutes:


Papanui impacted by proposed school zone and roll changes

Want to know more about proposed changes to zones & rolls for Christchurch high schools, and how this might impact the Papanui area? Click through for analysis and more details, and note there are consultation meetings including at Papanui High on 25 March and at Burnside High on 28 March.

Papanui impacted by proposed school zone and roll changes

Analysis: the Papanui area will be impacted by proposed changes to zones and the capacity of Christchurch high schools arising from a review that aims to reduce out of zone enrolments across the ci…”


Christchurch Northern Corridor traffic mitigation drop-in sessions

The first drop-in information session for those wanting to learn more or give feedback on the Council’s Christchurch Northern Corridor traffic mitigation plan is from 10:30am-12:30pm today Wednesday 20 March at the Scottish Society Hall 136 Caledonian Road. Further sessions are on 25 March at 5pm (St Albans School), 26 March at 3:30pm (Scottish Society Hall), and 4 April at 5pm (St Albans School). Click through for more information:

Christchurch Northern Corridor traffic mitigation

How we propose to manage the increase in traffic when the Christchurch Northern Corridor opens. We’re seeking your comment on recommendations for the St Albans, Edgeware and Mairehau areas.”