Christchurch earthquake - Reminder of cordon access
Christchurch earthquake - Reminder of cordon
The central city of Christchurch remains
cordoned off between the four Avenues (Bealey, Fitzgerald,
Moorhouse and Rolleston).
All emergency service personnel
and contractors can access the city cordon only via
Moorhouse Avenue and Montreal Street. Appropriate photo ID
must be carried.
Media access to the Art Gallery is via
the same intersection with a valid press pass. If the press
pass doesn't have a photo another form of photo ID, such as
a passport or driver's licence, must be
Rubber-neckers continue to be an issue in the
central city, preventing easy movements of vehicles which
are providing crucial support to the rescue operation such
as construction workers. Police once again urge people not
to travel into the central city area unless it is
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