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Development of a semi-rural stretch of Oxford Road, between Westpark Boulevard and Charles Upham Drive starts soon, which will see pedestrian linkages between the new subdivision and Charles Upham Retirement Village improved.
Major work will start on Monday 11 November following minor works earlier this year, and in preparation for the project getting underway, investigation works will be carried out on Thursday and Friday, bringing detours to west and eastbound traffic.
Contractors will begin work on the south side of Oxford Road, bringing detours for westbound traffic via Lehmans Road, Johns Road and Plaskett Road. When they move to the north side of Oxford Road, eastbound traffic will be detoured the reverse.
Providing the rain stays away, all investigation work should be completed by Friday evening. Detours will be removed each day once work is completed.
The road improvements include various works to create a road environment that makes it obvious to motorists they are entering an urban area, and to slow down. It will also make improvements for pedestrians through the busy intersection.
The first portion of work, between Westpark Boulevard and Charles Upham Drive, will be completed in February 2020. Contractors will then move to the intersection of Oxford Road and Lehmans Road to upgrade a stormwater culvert, as well as making minor improvements to the intersection layout on Lehmans Road.
Stage two works include:
The Council thanks all road users for their patience while this work is completed.