Tag Archives: Water

Protecting Canterbury’s “lifeline” infrastructure from the worst

EQC have released a report The Value of Lifeline Seismic Risk Mitigation in Christchurch. It is available in two versions: a Summary Report and a Full Report. They can be downloaded from here. Commissioned by EQC, the report identifies significant … Continue reading

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Chlorine to go from the water

The Council has announced that chlorine will be progressively removed from the water supply and should be completely gone by early December. The media release is here..

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Red Cross – Enhanced Water Filter Grant

This grant is for those whose domestic water supply comes from either a well or a bore, and whose water quality was affected by the earthquake to the point where they now require an enhanced water filter (EWF) in order to … Continue reading

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Avonside Community Group Newsletter 9 June 2011

Leanne Curtis has done another of her well received Avonside Community Group newsletters (each one always reaches the top seven most popular recent posts on the blog). This one was too complicated for the blog, so the attachments had been removed. Instead links to … Continue reading

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CCC – water supply update

The CCC issued a media release yesterday advising the release of a map showing where work is required to repair and replace the city’s water supply. It is quite a daunting task. A total of 124km of water mains were damaged … Continue reading

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