Planned works - February 2018
Flood damage recovery: Whanganui River Road Oyster (Shellrock) Bluff and Jerusalem Bluff, Papaiti Road realignment (Mosquito Point), Garlands Road Bridge abutment protection and Waikupa Road dropout repair.
Pre-sesealed road maintenance: Heads Road, Whanganui River Road, Somme Parade, Raine Street, Hinau Street, Quick Avenue
Unsealed road grading: Westmere
Underground works: Rangiora Street (Cornfoot Street to Seafront Road)
Kerb and channel renewal: Marybank Road (No.26 to No.30), Rangiora Street (Cornfoot Street to Seafront Road), St Hill Street (Guyton Street to Ridgway Street)
Footpath renewal: Rangiora Street (Cornfoot Street to Seafront Road), St Hill Street (Guyton Street to Ridgway Street)
Pavement reinstatement: St Hill Street (Guyton Street to Ridgway Street), Rangiora Street (Cornfoot Street to Seafront Road), Marybank Road (No.26 to No.30)
Water table/culvert maintenance: Whanganui River Road
Vegetation mowing: Whanganui River Road and Westmere
Watermain works: Heads Road (Cavell Place to Kings Avenue)
Stormwater works: Mosston Road (Wharf Street to Heads Road and Heads Road to Hinau Street), Glasgow Street (Keith Street to Harrison Street)
Dublin Street Bridge resurfacing
Updated schedule information
Mosston Road will be closed to all south-bound traffic (travelling towards Heads Road) between Heads Road and Hinau Street from 7.30am, Wednesday 7 February 2018 to 5.00pm, Friday 2 March 2018.
The road will be closed to install a new stormwater pipe.
Mosston Road will remain open to all north-bound traffic (travelling towards Springvale).
Pedestrian and cycle access will be available at all times during the closure, although south-bound cyclists should dismount and use the footpath.
Detours will be in place. Please follow all traffic signs during the closure.
Kowhai Park walkway
Pedestrian bridge closure – Matipo Park
The pedestrian bridge at Matipo Park is closed because of safety concerns after a recent structural inspection.
Further investigation will be carried out in the New Year. The access track leading from Brunswick Road is locked and the car park is temporarily unavailable. Please contact the Parks Department on 349 0001 for further information.
There will be signage at Matipo Park informing users about the closure of the bridge.
Road closure – Whanganui River Road, Jerusalem Bluff