The Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament. The Catholic Church are investigating options to save the building. Early indications show it can be saved for approx $100 million. Further work is ongoing to work out how.
On Monday, nearly 500 workers will begin moving into the new $85 million Grand Central building on Cashel St just east of High St. This is built on the site of the former 20 story Hotel Grand Chancellor which was the leaning building after the feb 2011 quake.
A lot of activity is taking shape now in the central city. Research done last year forecast 15,000 office workers could be in and around the retail precinct when it is fully open later this year.
New arrivals into central Christchurch offices in the past year include:
Statistics New Zealand
New Zealand Transport Agency
Department of Internal Affairs
Te Puni Kokiri
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