Roadworks Notices & Closures

Road Closures

Notice Posted: 25 Nov 2020 76851

Boys Road and Palmview Drive, Rangiora - 30 Nov to 2 Dec

A section of Boys Road and Palmview Drive will be closed to allow for resealing work on Boys Road.

  • Palmview Drive will be closed at Boys Road intersection
  • A section of Boys Road will be closed from the Railway line to 216 Boys Road
  • Closures will be in place from 7am 30 Nov to 6pm 2 Dec
  • Detours via Newnham Street and Northbrook Road in both directions

Notice Posted: 20 Nov 2020 76851

Main Street, Bay Road, Burnett Street, Oxford - 20 Dec

The following roads will be closed on 20 December between 11.30am - 2.30pm for the Oxford Christmas Parade:

  • Bay Road from #52 to Main Street
  • Burnett Street from Church Street to Main Street
  • Main Street from Coney Street to High Street.

Notice Posted: 16 Nov 2020 76851

Various Streets Rangiora, Rangiora Santa Parade, 13 Dec

There will be three stages of road closures to allow for the Rangiora Santa Parade on Sunday 13 December.

Stage 1 - 9am - 8pm

  • Percival Street from High Street to Queen Street

Stage 2a - 1pm - 4pm

  • Alfred Street from Percival Street to Ivory Street
  • Church Street from High Street to George Street
  • Durham Street from #6 to High Street
  • High Street from Church Street to Ashley Street
  • King Street from Blackett Street to Queen Street
  • Percival Street from High Street to Queen Street
  • Queen Street from Church Street to Victoria Street
  • Victoria Street from High Street to Queen Street.

Stage 2b - 4pm - 5pm

  • Church Street from High Street to Queen Street.

Notice Posted: 10 Nov 2020 76851

FORDS UPDATE TUESDAY 10 NOVEMBER

The following fords are closed as at Tuesday 10 November 2020:

  • Washpen Road
  • Perhams Road (a)
  • Perhams Road (b)
  • Woodside Road (off Ram Paddock Road)
  • NewRoad (a)
  • New Road (b)
  • Raineys Road
  • McGraths Road
  • Island Road
  • Burnt Hill Road (Eyre River)
  • Warren Road (Eyre River)
  • Steffens Road (Eyre River)
  • Wolffs Road (Eyre River)
  • Broad Road (off Duffs Rd)
  • Rangiora Leithfield Road

Extreme caution is also advised for Bush Road, Browns Road, Gary River Road, Okuku Pass Road, Taffes Glen, Carboys Road, Henrys Ford Road.

Note: Not all of the fords above have signs installed to advise of closure. If the ford has no signs you should treat with extreme caution and use another route.

Notice Posted: 19 Oct 2020 76851

Various Streets Rangiora, Christmas Celebration Night, 20 Nov

There will be two stages of road closures to allow for the Rangiora Christmas Celebration Night on Friday 20 November.

Stage 1 - 2.30pm - 10.30pm:

  • Durham Street from Blakes Street to High Street
  • High Street from King Street to Ashley Street / Ivory Street
  • Percival Street from High Street to Alfred Street
  • Victoria Street from High Street to Alfred Street

Stage 2 - 8.45pm - 10.00pm:

  • Alfred Street from #21 car park to Percival Street
  • Percival Street from Alfred Street to Queen Street

The contingency date in the event of rain is 27 November.

Notice Posted: 22 Oct 2020 76851

Starvation Road and Oxford Road, Oxford - 22 to 30 Oct

A reduced speed limit will be in place on Oxford Road around the intersection with Starvation Hill Road from 22 to 30 October. With resealing taking place to finish off an earlier culvert installation, a section of Starvation Hill Road will be closed and there will be no access from Oxford Road. Detours will be in place.

Closure are made in accordance with Section 11(a) of the Tenth Schedule of the Local Government Act 1974 and will apply to all vehicular traffic with the exception of the Fire Service, Ambulance, Police, Council vehicles and other vehicles authorised by the Council.

Roadworks Notices

Name/Description Notice
Information Notice - Tram Road to South Kaiapoi Shared Path
Notice Posted: 20 Oct 2020
Work to build a shared path on the western side of Main North Road from Tram Road to the Main North Road/Vickery Street intersection is beginning on 21 October. Traffic may be reduced to one lane in places, driveway access may be restricted at times and bus stop locations will be different to usual. Work is expected to be completed mid-December 2020. Read more...
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Information Notice - Coldstream Road Improvements, East Belt and Coldstream Road
Notice Posted: 06 Oct 2020
A shared path, kerb and channel will be installed along Coldstream Road for walking and cycling access to Stadium Waimakariri with works beginning on Monday 19 Oct 2020. This is expected to be completed by mid-March 2021. Traffic may be reduced to one lane with detours on East Belt and Coldstream Road at times. Further updates regarding traffic changes will be provided.
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Information Notice - Tram Road Improvements
Notice Posted: 16 Sep 2020
With many new people moving to the Waimakariri District, there has been a large increase in traffic using Tram Road. A long-term plan is being developed to make safety improvements from the SH1 overpass up to Oxford Road. The first project will see intersection improvements made at the intersection on North Eyre Road.
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Information Notice Ivory Street Upgrade Stage Two Starting Soon
Notice Posted: 07 Aug 2020
Contractors will start work on Ivory Street, between Alfred Street and Queen Street during the week of Monday 17 August. Crews will continue working on the west side of Ivory Street, moving north from Queen Street, before moving to the east side and working south towards Countdown.
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Information Notice - Drainage Upgrades Fraser Place
Notice Posted: 24 Jul 2020
As part of a larger project to upgrade the sewer and stormwater network in Rangiora, we will be closing the footbridge near Ward Park in early August so that we can carry out some drainage improvements.
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Information Notice - Kaiapoi Watermain Renewals
Notice Posted: 25 Jun 2020
The Council are working on installing watermains along Williams Street and Hills Street, as the pipes are old and need to be replaced. From Monday 6 July contractors will move to stage two of works, between Fuller Street and the Ohoka Road roundabout.
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Information Notice - Flaxton Road Improvements
Notice Posted: 06 Oct 2020
The Council have confirmed a design for the improvement work on Flaxton Road, between Lineside Road and Kingsford Smith Drive. The design aims to improve pedestrian and cyclist facilities, as well as the general road layout. Work is due to start in Spring 2020 and will be completed in Spring 2021.
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