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Pegasus Post: September 06, 2016

Pegasus Post: September 06,

FREE TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 6 2016 Pegasus DAVID EAST Re-Elect 379 7100 Post Proudly locally owned and published by Star Media Award winning publishing group Coastal ward East for the East Linwood, Avonside, Richmond, Shirley, Burwood, Dallington, Wainoni, Bromley, Aranui, Avondale, Bexley, New Brighton, Northshore, Queenspark, Parklands, South Brighton Promenade project in doubt CAPTIVATING: Bromley School’s Bailey Wood performs at the Christchurch Primary Schools Cultural Festival held last week. Pupils from 70 schools across the city took part in the event which included a wearable art pageant and visual art exhibition. •More photos, p7 PHOTO: GEOFF SLOAN super citrimax Clinically researched weight management & appetite control •• Helps•stop•fat•being•made•&• stored•in•the•body •• Suppresses•appetite•&•cravings.•• Feel•fuller•for•longer •• Increases•energy•levels•&•lean• muscle•mass Super Special •• Increases•Serotonin•levels• 120 Capsules in•the•brain •• Improves•cholesterol• only•$39.90 &•blood•lipid•levels 240 Capsules Mail Order Available only•$69.90 Bringing You The Best In Natural Health MARSHALLS HEALTH & NATURAL THERAPY CONSULTING - PRESCRIBING - DISPENSING MEDICAL HERBALISTS 110 SEAVIEW RD • PH 388 5757 (Just past C.N.B School) - KNOWLEDGE MAKES THE DIFFERENCE - • By Fraser Walker-Pearce DOUBT HAS been cast over whether the $2.4m North Beach promenade project will go ahead in its current form. A behind-closed-door meeting between Development Christchurch Ltd and city councillors revealed problems with financing the project, which may put it in jeopardy, the Pegasus Post has learned. DCL is a part of Christchurch City Holdings Limited, and was tasked with rejuvenating New Brighton and its commercial core. City councillor David East said he could not go into the detail of the meeting held last Monday but said there were problems with “costings.’’ “The coastal promenade needs a bit more work on it before it goes ahead at this stage,” he said. The promenade was hot finance deal on fujitsu 15 months interest free * Normal lending & deffered criteria applies PH 377 0034 Ph 377 OR 0034 0800 800 734 Hot Hot Deal on 8KW Heat PumP Fujitsu ASTG24L 8 KW Heat Pump for Just 6.0KW $2,999 Fully Installed* $2,599 installed Six Year “Model ASTG18KMCA” (Conditions apply) Warranty www.dimockheatpumps.co.nz Email: sales@dimocks.net.nz 6/105 Coleridge St, Sydenham, Christchurch * Conditions apply. Normal lending criteria, booking fee and annual account fee applies. Limited stock. JO HAYES Installed back to back, up to 3 metre pIpe run and electrIcal appointment supply wIthIn 6 metres. initially floated by local community group, the Community Connection Nga Ngaru Trust, last year. It is proposed to be installed between Waimairi and North Beach surf clubs. The promenade was proposed to be 9m wide and 900m long. The good news is the $5m hot salt water pools project is looking more feasible, said Cr East. “The hot salt water pools side of things is looking very positive. But I think with the promenade it was more of an indicative pricing from DCL . . . councillors want to get the hot salt water pools, but the promenade is looking costly and needs more work,” he said. Strategic Urban Rejuvenation Force co-ordinator Lesley Fulton said the community had been “waiting long enough” and the sooner the projects got under way, the better. “The promenade would have benefits for the area, but a minimal impact I feel. The hot salt water pools would be hugely beneficial, and from a selfish point of view, I’m thinking of my own family, and they’d love it,” she said. DCL chief executive Rob Hall said Monday’s meeting was an informal update on progress for councillors on both the hot salt water pools and promenade projects. “Some final work needs to be done to prepare a formal report for council consideration and decision-making and more detail will be able to be shared publicly at that stage. Community feedback will be sought on all planned projects for New Brighton,” he said. NATIONAL LIST MP BASED IN CHRISTCHURCH EAST Office nOw Open at: 6/950 Ferry Road, Ferrymead P: 384 9459 Call to make an www.dimockheatpumps.co.nz Email: sales@dimocks.net.nz 10 5 only BE QUICK www.national.org.nz