32 days ago

Extended our driveway

Debra from Eyrewell Forest

Hi, we are wanting to extend our driveway and looking for recommendations....no clearing because its just soil at the moment and we want it to be the same as what we have which is AP40......it's about 30/40 mts long....thanks

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3 days ago

Bus patronage decreasing as Environment Canterbury moots 9.8 per cent rates rise

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from The Press

Canterbury authorities have dropped their goal of 20 million annual bus trips by 2020 as public transport use declines in Christchurch.

The service, run by regional council Environment Canterbury (ECan), is to be overhauled in a plan that will contribute to a planned 9.8 per cent rates increase – almost double what was previously forecast.

Read more here and tell us what you think of ECan's plan in the comments below.

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15 hours ago

Movable vehicle is not a building: Victory for tiny homes in landmark case

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from Northern Outlook

Alan Dall says it has been an incredibly stressful 16 months since the Hurunui District Council ordered his tiny home be demolished or comply with the Building Act.

He had applied for a determination from the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) to determine his caravan was not a building, but it sided with the council.

He appealed MBIE's decision and finally got his day in court on Tuesday. By Thursday, he was celebrating the judge's decision – that his home is indeed a vehicle.

Read the full story here

16 hours ago

Debz coffee group

Debbie from Rangiora

Can all the ladies who go to this coffee group add themselves to the group section,so we can start exploring different cafes.
I will be adding updates weekly to keep things interesting.
Also your suggestions are welcome.
Go to Menu,Groups,Debz Coffee Group.