Govt to look at driving tests for tourists after a petition from Geraldine boy who lost his dad in a crash.
The West Coast's four councils have pledged support for the proposed $230m Haast to Hollyford Highway.
Colombo Street bridge will reopen tomorrow for the first time since the February 22 quake.
Environment Canterbury is considering free wi-fi on buses for people using traffic clogged routes.
Delays expected in Christchurch today with more road works beginning and road closures due to the royal visit.
OPINION: We inched forward, all around us the sounds of appointments breaking and grown adults weeping into their steering wheels.
One person has been taken to hospital after a crash closed a busy Christchurch road this evening.
I live in Burnside and cycle about 3km to a set of shops, just a few metres away from a bus stop.
Yaldhurst subdivision developers say fight over the safety of a spine road has cost them millions.
Jan Russ says her commute is quicker and less stressful since she ditched the car for a bike.
The horse killed on a road this week was previously inspected after calls from concerned locals.
OPINION: A cycling doctor was 'sickened' after a truck cut in front of her on the same road a student nurse was killed on her bike last week.
Witnesses say a horse killed by a car on Monday was "loose and terrified" on Brougham St.
OPINION: The quakes were a bad dream, but the recovery is a nightmare.
The last three sections of the Western Corridor will not be finished until at least 2017.
Is your journey to work a misery of road works, traffic jams, and potholes, or a chance to exercise and unwind?
A West Coast boy's death has prompted changes to New Zealand's largest school-bus fleet.
Traffic jams around central Christchurch expected to reduce today. | Right-turn ban for Normans Rd
Traffic holdups caused by motorists trying to turn right into Papanui Rd from Normans Rd could lead to a peak-time turning ban being introduced in New Zealand for the first time.
The truck driver who hit Sharla Haerewa should be held to account, a close friend says.
New routes are not working say motorists struggling with city road works as 'detours turn into detours'.
The evening rush has begun with congestion bringing some central city streets to a standstill.
About 800 people attended the funeral of ''treasure'' Sharla Phyllis Haerewa, who was killed while cycling on Lincoln Rd.
A two-vehicle crash at an intersection has blocked State Highway 1 north of Dunsandel.
New Victoria St closures are adding to increased traffic congestion in the central city this morning.
Worried Christchurch cyclists are using footpaths after the death of a student nurse.
Cycling lobby group confronts city council and warns of 'direct action' over cycleways delay.
Chinese driver in NZ one day before fatal crash
Student had only been in NZ a day and had less than a month's driving experience when she caused the deaths of two men.
A city councillor says he is too afraid to bike to work and attitudes must change. l Let's make Chch a 'cycle city'
OPINION: THE RANT: Welcome to the Waimakariri District, land of traffic snarl-ups. And it's going to get much worse.
Sharla Haerewa was a 'bubbly' young woman, who took friends jet boating last weekend.
Figures show 16 cyclists, including Sharla Haerewa, have been injured in road crashes this year.
Police name cyclist killed on Lincoln Rd today as 22-year-old nursing student Sharla Haerewa.
Traffic belting along an unsealed section of Moorhouse Ave are engulfing businesses in clouds of dust.
Selwyn ratepayers will be asked to pay a one-off $60 fee to help keep the fast-growing district's roads in good order.
Consistent cycleway design and signage is crucial for making cyclists feel safer on Christchurch roads.
A contractor has apologised to a cyclist for an abusive email, sent after she swerved to avoid being hit.
OPINION: Rebuild director responds to criticism of the proposed design for the new bus interchange.
A tradesman responds to a cyclist's complaint about his driving with a rude, abusive email.
OPINION: Christchurch was once renowned as a bicycle-riding city but the culture has faded.
The Russley Rd-Memorial Ave intersection near the airport is Christchurch's most dangerous.
The controversial $230 million Haast-Hollyford toll road is gaining momentum.
Twenty of the 100 most high-risk intersections in the country are in Canterbury according to new data.
The city council's back-pedalling on the cycleways network 'disgusts' cycling proponents.
New $69m network of 13 cycleways may take eight years to build - three longer than planned.
Motorists heading north out of central Christchurch could face delays after a two-car crash.
The post-quake 30kmh speed limit on Main Rd, Sumner, will be lifted to 50kmh.
Environment Canterbury's (ECan) boss believes Christchurch's public transport model is "flawed" and is lobbying the Government for change.
Buses negotiating post-quake roadworks will land ratepayers with an unexpected $300,000 cost.
Two sections of the popular Alps 2 Ocean cycle trail are dangerous for cyclists due to heavy vehicle traffic.
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