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Akaroa is a small town on Banks Peninsula in the Canterbury region of the South Island of New Zealand, situated within a harbour of the same name.
In chemistry, an alcohol is any organic compound in which the hydroxyl functional group (–OH) is bound to a carbon.
Sir Robert John Parker (born 13 January 1953) is a former New Zealand broadcaster and politician.
A brothel or bordello is a place where people engage in sexual activity with prostitutes, who are sometimes referred to as sex workers.
Christchurch (Ōtautahi) is the largest city in the South Island of New Zealand and the seat of the Canterbury Region.
Christchurch City Holdings Ltd (CCHL) is a wholly owned investment arm of the Christchurch City Council.
Christchurch City Libraries are operated by the Christchurch City Council and are a network of 19 libraries and a mobile book bus.
The 2013 Christchurch mayoral election was part of the New Zealand local elections and was won by former MP Lianne Dalziel.
The Civic in Manchester Street, Christchurch Central City, was one of the former civic buildings of Christchurch City Council (CCC).
The Coat of Arms of the City of Christchurch, also known as the armorial bearings, is the official symbol of the City of Christchurch, New Zealand.
Community Boards are governed by the provisions of Part 4 of the Local Government Act 2002 and can be created, or dissolved by Territorial authorities, 40 out of 78 of which have 111 Boards.
In common speech, consent occurs when one person voluntarily agrees to the proposal or desires of another.
Deon William Swiggs (born 6 September 1986, Nelson, New Zealand) is the Christchurch City Councillor representing the Central ward.
A district plan is a statutory planning document of New Zealand's territorial authorities.
An ex officio member is a member of a body (a board, committee, council, etc.) who is part of it by virtue of holding another office.
Fendalton is an affluent suburb of Christchurch, in the South Island of New Zealand.
A first-past-the-post (FPTP) voting method is one in which voters indicate on a ballot the candidate of their choice, and the candidate who receives the most votes wins.
Heathcote County was one of the former counties of New Zealand.
Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga, (previously until 2014 named the New Zealand Historic Places Trust) (Pouhere Taonga), is a Crown entity with a membership of around 20,000 people that advocates for the protection of ancestral sites and heritage buildings in New Zealand.
Sir Ian Charles Athfield (15 July 1940 – 16 January 2015) was a New Zealand architect.
An independent or nonpartisan politician is an individual politician not affiliated with any political party.
International Accreditation New Zealand (IANZ) is the accreditation body of the Testing Laboratory Registration Council in New Zealand.
Kerbside collection, or curbside collection, is a service provided to households, typically in urban and suburban areas of removing household waste.
Kerry Leigh Francis Marshall (born) is a former teacher and has made a career in local government in the northern part of New Zealand's South Island.
Lianne Audrey Dalziel (born 7 June 1960) is the Mayor of Christchurch.
Linwood is an inner suburb of the city of Christchurch, New Zealand.
Little River is a town on Banks Peninsula in the Canterbury region of New Zealand.
A local government is a form of public administration which, in a majority of contexts, exists as the lowest tier of administration within a given state.
Lyttelton (Māori: Ōhinehou) is a port town on the north shore of Lyttelton Harbour, at the north-western end of Banks Peninsula and close to Christchurch, on the eastern coast of the South Island of New Zealand.
The Mayor of Christchurch is the head of the municipal government of Christchurch, New Zealand, and presides over the Christchurch City Council.
Metonymy is a figure of speech in which a thing or concept is referred to by the name of something closely associated with that thing or concept.
Municipal solid waste (MSW), commonly known as trash or garbage in the United States and rubbish in Britain, is a waste type consisting of everyday items that are discarded by the public.
The New Zealand House of Representatives is a component of the New Zealand Parliament, along with the Sovereign (represented by the Governor-General).
Triennial elections for all 74 cities, districts, twelve regional councils and all district health boards in New Zealand were held on 9 October 2004.
The 2013 New Zealand local elections were triennial elections to select local government officials and District Health Board members, and the membership of other local bodies such as Licensing Trusts.
The 2016 New Zealand local elections were triennial elections to select local government officials and District Health Board members.
The New Zealand state highway network is the major national highway network in New Zealand.
Organic matter, organic material, or natural organic matter (NOM) refers to the large pool of carbon-based compounds found within natural and engineered, terrestrial and aquatic environments.
Our City, or more formally Our City O-Tautahi, is on the corner of Worcester Street and Oxford Terrace in the Christchurch Central City.
Papanui is a major suburb of Christchurch, New Zealand.
Peter J. Beck (born 1948) is an Anglican priest in New Zealand.
Planning permission or developmental approval refers to the approval needed for construction or expansion (including significant renovation) in some jurisdictions.
A political party is an organised group of people, often with common views, who come together to contest elections and hold power in government.
Recycling is the process of converting waste materials into new materials and objects.
A resource consent is the authorisation given to certain activities or uses of natural and physical resources required under the New Zealand Resource Management Act (the "RMA").
Riccarton is a suburb of Christchurch.
Samuel Hurst Seager (26 June 1855 – 5 October 1933) was a notable New Zealand builder, draftsman, architect and town planner.
Shirley, sometimes referred to as Windsor, is a suburb of Christchurch, New Zealand, about north-east of the city centre.
Sockburn is an industrial suburb of Christchurch, New Zealand, located between Hornby and Riccarton, some west of the Christchurch city centre.
Sue Wells (29 September 1965) is a media personality and former city councillor in Christchurch, New Zealand.
Sydenham is an inner suburb of Christchurch, New Zealand, located two kilometres south of the city centre, on and around the city’s main street, Colombo Street.
Territorial authorities are the second tier of local government in New Zealand, below regional councils.
The Crown is the state in all its aspects within the jurisprudence of the Commonwealth realms and their sub-divisions (such as Crown dependencies, provinces, or states).
The New Zealand Herald is a daily newspaper published in Auckland, New Zealand, owned by New Zealand Media and Entertainment.
The People's Choice (previously Christchurch 2021) is a centre-left political ticket that contests elections for the Christchurch City Council, and the Canterbury Regional Council in Christchurch, New Zealand.
The Press is a daily newspaper published in Christchurch, New Zealand.
Tony Marryatt (born 1954) is a senior manager employed by local government in New Zealand.
Vicki Susan Buck (born 1955/56) was Mayor of Christchurch, New Zealand for nine years from 1989.
A waste container is a container for temporarily storing waste, and is usually made out of metal or plastic.
Wellington (Te Whanganui-a-Tara) is the capital city and second most populous urban area of New Zealand, with residents.
Zoning is the process of dividing land in a municipality into zones (e.g. residential, industrial) in which certain land uses are permitted or prohibited.
The 1989 local government reform was the most significant reform of local government in New Zealand in over a century.