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    • Architects Draw: history
      • 1 Nov 2014
      • Architectural Centre Inc
      • Hugh Ferriss “Metropolis of Tomorrow” (c.1929) Drawing has been a staple of an architect’s profession for longer than architecture has been a profession … … and given we are about to  have another exhibition of architects’ (and others’) drawings with the upcoming Charity Auction to raise funds for our involvement in the Basin flyover High […]
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      • basin reserve flyover
      • Geotagged Basin Reserve, Buckle Street, Te Aro, Wellington, Wellington Region, 6011, New Zealand

    • Harcourts - Court says no to demolition
      • 1 Nov 2014
      • Iona Pannett
      • Great news today that the Environment Court has for the second time said no to demolishing the Harcourts building on Lambton Quay. The decision just made public essentially has vindicated the Council position: that our District Plan sets a high bar for demolishing heritage buildings and that in this case, the bar was not reached. Interestingly, the Court also found no fundamental conflict between the operation of the Building and Resource Management Acts and found that leaving the building standing would not fundamentally compromise public safety.
      • Accepted from Iona Pannett posts 3 hours ago by tonytw1
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      • harcourts building
      • Geotagged Grey Street, Wellington Central, Wellington, 6012, New Zealand/Aotearoa