Christchurch Earthquake 2011

More time to mull over buyouts

Roger Sutton

Port Hills red-zoners get six-month extension on Crown's offer to purchase their homes.

Flooded may get cash to lift homes

Waimea Tce flooding Council considering giving flood-prone residents up to $20k towards cost of raising homes.

Red-zone plan meant to help

David Goddard Court hears red-zone offers were designed to give people control, not force them off their land.

Truckloads of hazardous waste

red zone homes 5kg of needles were among more than 320,000kg of waste recovered from the red zone.

Quake zoning 'reflected urgency'

Quake Outcasts The creation of zones classifying quake-damaged land was not a government policy decision, court hears.

Survival against the odds

Olivia Cruickshank and Abigail Walls Two years after the deadly February 22, 2011 quake, a mother reveals the miracle tale of her survival after being buried in the rubble of City Mall with her 6-year-old daughter.

Red-zoners start over in Pegasus

Grandparents whose Bexley home was destroyed say they feel guilt at having a new home in Pegasus. »Time to buy a section?

Quake widow offers international aid

A love letter to Christchurch

Chch has Resilience and buzz

chch The good has far outweighed the bad in Aaron Horan's post-quake life in Christchurch.

Post-quake fear of being alone

The Christchurch earthquakes have brought Tony Becker's neighbourhood together.

Quakes changed my perspective

More petty crime post-quake

Chch life: Tough, but I love it

Lily Marr was new to Christchurch just two weeks before the February quake, but she hasn't left.

Councillor slams blueprint detail delay

Yani Johanson Repeated delays in releasing information behind the blueprint for the rebuild of central Christchurch are "ridiculous", a city councillor says.

Work on new pool to start 2013

Authorities want work to begin on Christchurch's new sports facility next year - but haven't got the land needed yet.

Christmas deadline unlikely to be met

Unwilling landowners to get ultimatum

Square remains the city's heart

Cathedral Square stays as the civic heart of Christchurch under the rebuild plan but will get a make-over.

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