You can download the latest Historic Places Mid Canterbury May (2016) Newsletter from this link: HPMC - Newsletter May 2016 web edition
"... The aim is to standardise the rules and processes that apply to earthquake-prone buildings nationally, taking into account seismicity around New Zealand. The system avoids a “one-size-fits-all” approach, prioritising geographic areas, buildings and parts of buildings that pose the greatest risk while retaining as much built heritage as possible.
Features of the new system include clarifying the definition of an earthquake-prone building, establishing a national register of earthquake-prone buildings and issuing enhanced notices for such buildings. ..."
"... The new Earthquake-Prone Building (EPB) methodology, to be set by the Chief Executive of the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE), will enable territorial authorities to profile and identify potentially earthquake-prone buildings in their districts. ..."
" ...MBIE is developing new regulations to support the implementation of the system. ..."
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Historic Places Hawke's Bay "Hawke's Bay Heritage News April 2016" can be downloaded at the following link:
Read Our Latest Newsletter, April 2016
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The Historic Places Central Otago Newsletter can be dowloaded from the following link:
Historic Places Central Otago Newsletter January 2016
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HPCO Newsletter January 2016 copy 2
The Historic Places Mid Canterbury Newsletter is out and you can download it from the following link: HPMC - Newsletter January 2016 web
The Friends of Linwood Cemetery have released their latest Newsletter "Grave Concerns" (February 2016).
The latest issue of "Graves Concern" and back issues can be found here: http://www.linwoodcemetery.org.nz/?page_id=2916
The Friends of Linwood Cemetery very comprehensive web site can be found here:http://www.linwoodcemetery.org.nz/
The Historic Places Wellington Newsletter for November 2015 can found at the following link: