cicadas have hatched and are singing away up in the trees...makes me remember my childhood, always a sign of summer to me!
outside the new council offices
Re Start...where the shops from the cbd are now, food places, cafes, cloths shops, banks, they are all here in 60 +containers and will be here for another year.
this might be me in my dotage taking the dog for a walk!!! Lol!!!!
there is a lot of street art on the walls of exposed buildings through out the city..some of it is most beautiful..
a wall of containers to protect the road as demolition happened.
these phone boxes are all over the city and they even have phones in them..some also have free wifi
this old clock tower has been restored and had the legs strengthened since the earthquakes
and this pretty ordinary photo is a memorial to fire fighters everywhere...made from steel taken out of the ruin of the World Trade centre.
Tonight of course is Friday Night With Friends....we are going out for dinner but later I will be sewing along!