OPINION: To rebuild a broken city in glass might seem like giving the rolling ground a middle finger, but glass is hard, durable and lets in light.
Road cones, fences and closed exits greet those brave enough to drive central Christchurch.
The almost non-stop road works, and persistent alterations are driving away customers and hurting businesses. This is Christchurch's CBD almost six years after the February quake.
Kim Dotcom's lawyer has bought a heritage building in central Christchurch from the Gough family at a discounted price.
Action needed to make safe up to 900 quake-prone buildings in Christchurch, says leading engineer.