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Myrtle rust threat prompts call for vigilance

Christchurch and Banks Peninsula residents are being urged to keep their eyes open for any sign of the myrtle rust plant disease recently discovered in New Zealand.

South New Brighton Park on track for comeback

A revitalisation of South New Brighton Park will draw people back to the area this summer, more than six years after it suffered damage in the 2011 earthquakes.

Smokefree goal may get Council backing

Christchurch City Council could join the list of Councils across New Zealand who have committed themselves to supporting the Government’s goal of having a smokefree nation by 2025.

Council weighs options for healthy food access

A Healthy Food Action Plan that outlines steps the Council could take to improve access to healthy food in Christchurch will be presented to Councillors next week.