Local Govt | National News Video | Parliament Headlines | Politics Headlines | Search

 


Traffic update - school holidays/ANZAC weekend 2014

Traffic update - school holidays/ANZAC weekend 2014


Please bear in mind this week and next are the school holidays so watch out for cyclists and pedestrians. Major routes should be less congested.

New work


Barbadoes St down to one lane south of Bealey Ave
Barbadoes St will be down to one lane south of Bealey Ave to the river from 28 April. Work on the bridge near the cemetery will also keep this road one lane only into June.

Ferry Road one way
Ferry Road from Phillips St/ Lancaster St to Fitzgerald Ave, will be one-way, city-bound only from Monday, 28 April for about three weeks, while the pressure wastewater pipe is installed. Detour routes east bound will be marked. Read the work notice for details.

Bealey Ave at Manchester St, one lane at weekend, update Sherborne
Bealey Ave will be one lane only at the Manchester St intersection for eastbound drivers this weekend. Originally it was planned for this to happen Thursday, 24 April, but bad weather has changed that plan.

• Sherborne St is now open to two-way traffic.

• Manchester St is now closed, to both north and southbound drivers, between Bealey Ave and Purchas St, for the rest of the works at this intersection (until early May).

• Bealey Ave will be one lane eastbound for this Saturday morning, 26 April, from 7.30am.


Oxford Terrace between Montreal and Durham, one lane for a week
Oxford Terrace, one of the accessways to Lichfield St and the Re:START Mall/ Metro bus exchange will be reduced to one lane for a week from Monday 28 April, between Montreal and Durham Streets. This work is taking place during the school holidays while traffic volumes are low.

Innes Road, Mairehau, one-way, early next week
Innes Road will be one-way, towards Hills Road, between Nancy and Kensington Aves one day early next week. Traffic coming towards Cranford St will be detoured onto Philpotts Road, Knowles St, Nancy Ave and back onto Innes Road.

Briggs Road, Mairehau
Briggs Road will be one-way, eastbound only, for several weeks from 28 April. Clearbrook Street will be closed to traffic for wastewater work by SCIRT's McConnell Dowell team. The detour for westbound drivers will be via Quinns Road, Orcades and Emmett Streets.

Clarendon Terrace, Woolston (Brougham to Marshall St) road closure
From Monday 28 April, this short stretch of Clarendon Terrace will be closed for roading work for about six weeks.

Opawa Road (Hawford Road to Richardson Terrace) one-way for three months
Opawa Road will be eastbound only from Wednesday, 30 April for about three months, between Hawford Road and Richardson Terrace/Ford Road. The detour route for westbound traffic will be along Brougham St.

Gayhurst Road bridge/ update on Avondale
Work is starting next week (28 April) on the temporary foot/cycling bridge which will be in place before the Gayhurst Road bridge is closed and demolished. Gayhurst Road bridge can only be closed once Avondale bridge is reopened. Asphalt was laid on New Brighton Road 23 April. Once the pedestrian island is reinstated, the bridge will be ready to open.

Breezes Road, Avondale
Road repairs will start at the intersection of Avondale and Breezes Roads on Monday, 28 April. Motorists heading east towards Wainoni Road will be detoured via Niven and Eglinton Streets for about four days. More work will follow.

Thanks
Thanks to everyone for being patient as SCIRT crews make progress city-wide, and to everyone who continues to go the extra mile to support their local retailers.

Tips on ways to get around the central city
http://www.transportforchristchurch.govt.nz/cbd-available-routes-map/

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
 
 
Parliament Headlines | Politics Headlines | Regional Headlines

Gordon Campbell:
On Gaza And Burning The Israeli Flag

One of the selling points in New Zealand’s campaign for a temporary seat on the Security Council is that we have a pluckily independent voice to offer on international conflicts.

This image is not entirely self-delusional. When we did occupy a temporary UN Security Council seat in the 1990s, New Zealand was forthright about the need for the international community to actively respond to the Rwanda genocide. On April 14, 1994, New Zealand, Nigeria and the Czech Republic were the only nations to call for a forceful UN intervention to halt the killings. It was a proud moment in the diplomatic record of the Bolger government.

What then, is the current National government doing with respect to the slaughter in Gaza? More>>

 

Parliament Today:

Red Tape: Local Regulations Go Under Microscope

The Government says it is accepting nearly all of the recommendations the Productivity Commission has made on ways to improve local regulations. More>>

ALSO:

Spending Questions: Claudette Hauiti To Step Aside At Election

National Party President Peter Goodfellow confirms that he has received notification from List MP Claudette Hauiti that she plans to step aside at the 20 September election. More>>

ALSO:

EPA: Board Of Inquiry Rejects Basin Flyover By Majority Of 3 To 1

The independent Board of Inquiry delegated to decide on the Basin Bridge Proposal has, by a majority decision (3 to 1), cancelled the Transport Agency’s Notice of Requirement and declined its resource consent applications for the construction, operation and maintenance of a flyover on State Highway 1 in Wellington City... More>>

ALSO:

Gordon Campbell: On The Non-Apology To Tania Billingsley

The refusal by Prime Minister John Key to issue a personal apology to Tania Billingsley has been accompanied by an array of excuses... Yesterday though, Key’s choice of words indicated that an apology was the last thing on his mind. More>>

ALSO:

Conventions: Winston Peters On The Nation

Winston Peters opens door to standing in East Coast Bays electorate, says it's an "exciting point" and he's thinking about it. "I’ve had a whole lot of people writing to me and calling up and saying ‘why don’t you have a go in East Coast Bays’." More>>

ALSO:

Waitangi Tribunal: Report On The MV Rena

In its interim report, the Waitangi Tribunal has found that the Crown’s conduct in response to the grounding of the MV Rena on Otaiti (Astrolabe) reef breached the principles of the Treaty of Waitangi. More>>

ALSO:

Gaza: Wellington Protest For Palestine Calls For End To Bombing

Around 300 people gathered outside the Israeli Embassy in Wellington on Friday to protest Israel’s occupation of Palestine. More>>

ALSO:

Gordon Campbell: On The Failure To Prosecute The GCSB

So one hand of the state – the Independent Police Conduct Authority – has now washed the hands of its brother agencies, and declared that all hands are clean. Case closed. More>>

ALSO:

Get More From Scoop

 

LATEST HEADLINES

 
 
 
 
 
 
Regional
Search Scoop  
 
 
Powered by Vodafone
NZ independent news