Our Progress

Announcements and updates on the progress implementing the Recovery Plan.
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  • A world-class Health Precinct in Christchurch just got a step closer, with local property group Countrywide Property Trust Limited buying a prominent site for a multi-storey development.

  • Associate Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Minister Nicky Wagner today welcomed the completion of more than a year's worth of cleaning and rehabilitation of the Ōtākaro/Avon River.

  • Associate Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Minister Nicky Wagner is welcoming the opportunity to speak directly with Christchurch residents about their thoughts on the future of Victoria Square.

  • Associate Minister for Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Nicky Wagner says hundreds of people have given their opinion on the six short-listed Canterbury Earthquake Memorial designs and the public have until Sunday 15 March to provide further feedback.

  • Work on the Margaret Mahy Family Playground is about to step up a notch as the next stage of construction goes out to tender today.

  • Associate Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Minister Nicky Wagner says the public will get a chance to have its say on the future of Victoria Square, part of the Te Papa Otakaro/Avon River Precinct.

  • An interim appointment has today been made to replace outgoing Christchurch Central Development Unit director Warwick Isaacs.

  • Six short-listed designs for the Canterbury Earthquake Memorial have been released for public input today.

  • One of the most familiar faces of the Canterbury rebuild, Warwick Isaacs, is stepping down from his role at the Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority, after devoting four years to the city's recovery.

  • The path to central city residential development has been made simpler with the introduction of a Residential Chapter of the Christchurch Central Recovery Plan.