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Caffe Roma building gets $900,000 council grant the Press
"New owners planning to restore a historic central Christchurch building will get a $869,500 city council grant.
The old Midland Club Building, more commonly known as the Caffe Roma building, occupies a prime spot on Oxford Tce, between Gloucester St and Worcester Blvd."
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"The mystery of Antonio Hall" The Press
A web site has been set up for Antonio Hall which has its history and contact details for its supporters group.
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"Christchurch City Council will begin investigating options for the preservation of the treasured Old Municipal Chambers building on Worcester Boulevard after $10 million was set aside for restoration work at today's Council meeting."
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"Heritage grant sought for landmark Lyttelton, the old Harbour Board building" The Press online:
" ... The Christchurch City Council is considering giving a $333,000 heritage grant to the owners of the old Harbour Board building on the corner of Oxford St and Norwich Quay so they can retain the ornate brick and plaster facade of the ground floor of the Venetian Gothic style building. ..."
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"Catholic cathedral restoration going ahead" The Press Online:
"A $45-million revamp of Christchurch's quake-damage Catholic cathedral has been given the green light to start before the end of the year. ..."