Kaiapoi East Road Upgrades

maps of retained roads in Kaiapoi East Regneration area to be retainedRoading upgrades are on the way...

NorWest Contracting Ltd have begun the road upgrades starting with the Cass St carpark within the bounds of the Norman Kirk Park.

They will shut down operations over Christmas and resume on 6 January 2020. When they resume, work will be started on Charles and Jollie St.

The roads to be upgraded include:

  • Cass Street (west) – between Jones Street and the sport and recreation reserve
  • Cass Street (east) – between the old Feldwick Drive and Hall Street
  • Charles Street (west) - between Jones Street and the old Beswick Street (road has been removed)
  • Charles Street (east) – between Beswick Street and Jollie Street
  • Jollie Street
  • Old Feldwick Drive – from Cass Street to the old Kirk Street (road has been removed)
  • Hall Street – from Cass Street to the boat ramp

Construction of the new Cass Street car park is also included in the upgrade.

Traffic Impacts

  • Resident access to properties will be maintained throughout the work
  • On street parking may be temporarily affected in the immediate work area. Road cones will indicate where parking will not be available
  • Footpaths within the work area should remain open, although some small detours may be necessary.  Please follow on-site signage
  • For the safety of workers and all road users, please follow all traffic management and temporary speed controls

General impacts

  • Work will be carried out between 7am and 6pm Monday to Friday with some weekend work as required
  • Your rubbish and recycling collection will remain unchanged. Please ensure your bag or bin is in its usual spot on collection day
  • There will be increased noise, dust and vibration levels whilst the works are completed
  • All works are subject to favorable weather and on-site construction conditions

Safety is our number one priority. Safety is also your responsibility too. Please warn your children of the dangers posed by road works. Ensure children stay well back from the work site and they follow the directions of the workers.

For further information please contact:
Fraser Scales - Project Manager
Phone: 0800 965 468
Mobile: 027 403 1836
Email: fraser.scales@wmk.govt.nz


Dave Hall - NorWest Contracting Ltd
Email: dave@norwest.net.nz
Mobile: 0275 315 577