Two Christchurch heritage buildings share $1.2m in ratepayer funds The Press Online
" ...The former Livingspace building at Sol Square (96 Lichfield St) and the Design and Arts College building at 116 Worcester St have each received $600,000 toward their multimillion-dollar repairs and refurbishments. ...
Ratepayers to help fund Shands Emporium restoration: The Press
"Public money will cover half the cost of restoring one of the Christchurch's most prized heritage buildings. ..."
"This is an opportunity to show some financial commitment to this project," community, housing and economic development committee chairman Cr Andrew Turner said as he moved the council pay half the costs.
CCC Community Committee: Recommended CCC repair Mona Vale Homestead.
Urgent report on permanent repair of Gaiety Hall sought. Grants recommended for CCC approval for City Malthouse, New Regent Street Shop (number 25) and 98-100 Chester Street East House. (Note: the Community Committee has not been delegated authority for the granting of heritage grants.) (more…)