Editorial: New plan to restore Victoria Square should satisfy- The Press
CTV First At Five Mark Gerrard Spokesperson for "Victoria Square No Need For Change" interviewed on the release of the Draft Restoration Plan (Link to Youtube. Interview starts 7.04" into video)
Govt backtracks on $7m Victoria Square revamp -The Press
"Victoria Square will remain largely unchanged after a Government backtrack on its unpopular $7 million redevelopment plans."
"Heritage advocates fear Government plans for dealing with buildings after natural disasters will result in historical landmarks being lost forever."
Late Edition Podcast: the news item starts approx. 17".40 (Dr Anna Crighton and Dr Ian Lochhead interviewed)
"Cushla Norman considers the challenges posed by the new requirements to strengthen earthquake prone buildings."
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