Speed Limits Review

Castlecliff Beach and Rapanui and Francis Roads

Whanganui District Council is consulting on changes to speed limits on Castlecliff Beach, Rapanui Road and Francis Road.

The proposed changes to the speed limits include:

Castlecliff Beach (North Mole to southern bank of Mowhanau Stream) and Castlecliff Reserve – to reduce the speed limit from 100km/h to 30km/h

Rapanui Road and Francis Road – to reduce the permanent speed limit from 100km/h to 80km/h through the site encompassing the Westmere School boundaries on both Francis Road and Rapanui roads and along Rapanui Road between Francis Road and the State Highway

To submit your feedback, please complete the submission form online (see below).

You can also email your thoughts to policysubmissions@whanganui.govt.nz or drop a submission form into the Council’s temporary customer services area at 179 St Hill Street.

Hard copies of the proposed policy, statement of proposal and submission form are also available from 179 St Hill Street, the Davis Central City Library or Gonville Café Library.

Submissions close at 4.00pm on Friday, 8 February 2018.

More information:

Statement of Proposal (PDF, 810KB)
Draft Amended Traffic and Speed Limits Bylaw 2017 (PDF, 1.73MB)
Summary of Options (PDF, 357KB)
Gazetted Route (PDF, 180KB)

To make a submission:

Make an online submission here

Submission Form (print version, PDF 863 KB)


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