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Tuam Street changes from Monday 24th November

Tuam Street changes from Monday 24th November

Monday, 24 November 2014 7:30 a.m. by Transport4chch

Changes to Tuam Street are underway as part of the city transport changes. 

Key Traffic Changes  – Moorhouse/Hagley Ave intersection & Hospital Corner

Key Traffic Changes – Moorhouse/Hagley Ave intersection & Hospital Corner

Monday, 24 November 2014 7:13 a.m. by Transport4chch

From Monday November 24th changes in road layouts and reduced lanes will be in place at the intersection of Riccarton Ave and Hagley Ave.

Four Chinese Mayoral delegations to visit Christchurch

Four Chinese Mayoral delegations to visit Christchurch

Friday, 21 November 2014 3:59 p.m. by GovtCCC

Four delegations from China, led by the Mayors of Christchurch’s Sister Cities or cities of interest, will visit Christchurch this weekend.

CBD – Available Routes Map 21st November – 28th November

CBD – Available Routes Map 21st November – 28th November

Friday, 21 November 2014 1:01 p.m. by Transport4chch

For available routes around the Central City please find below the CBD network map. This is updated weekly. Please click here to download the network map  -  Available Routes

Key Traffic Changes  – Moorhouse/Hagley Ave intersection from Saturday

Key Traffic Changes – Moorhouse/Hagley Ave intersection from Saturday

Friday, 21 November 2014 8:45 a.m. by Transport4chch

From early Saturday 22nd November major traffic changes will take place at the intersection of Hagley Ave/Moorhouse Ave corner. These changes are permanent and part of the Central City transport projects under the umbrella of An Accessible City – the …

Ferry Road intersection at AMI Stadium from 9am today

Ferry Road intersection at AMI Stadium from 9am today

Thursday, 20 November 2014 2:10 p.m. by Transport4chch

Ferry Road major intersection near Jade/ AMI Stadium 3-day closure 9 am Friday 21 November – early Monday 24 November We expect delays particularly for Sumner bound traffic tonight and advise to avoid the area or adjust your time of …

Fendalton Road Bridge work starts Monday 24th November

Fendalton Road Bridge work starts Monday 24th November

Thursday, 20 November 2014 2:02 p.m. by Transport4chch

From Monday 24th November work begins at the Fendalton Road Bridge at the intersection of Deans Ave and Harper Ave will be reduce the westbound lanes on the bridge to one lane. 

Dyers Pass Road Closure from Monday 24th November

Dyers Pass Road Closure from Monday 24th November

Thursday, 20 November 2014 1:39 p.m. by Transport4chch

From 

KEY TRAFFIC CHANGES – Moorhouse/Hagley Ave intersection from Friday 21st November

KEY TRAFFIC CHANGES – Moorhouse/Hagley Ave intersection from Friday 21st November

Thursday, 20 November 2014 1:18 p.m. by Transport4chch

Click  for all information you need to know how to get around these changes.

Home owners offered free healthy home assessments

Home owners offered free healthy home assessments

Thursday, 20 November 2014 11:27 a.m. by GovtCCC Recommended

Christchurch people rebuilding or repairing their earthquake damaged homes can now get free advice to ensure they are warm, dry and energy efficient.

Isaac Theatre Royal Opening Week – Travel Advisory

Isaac Theatre Royal Opening Week – Travel Advisory

Thursday, 20 November 2014 7:00 a.m. by Transport4chch

Patrons attending performances at the Isaac Theatre Royal from Monday 17 November are encouraged to plan their journey into the central city to minimise delays. 

Final week to have your say on flood option

Final week to have your say on flood option

Wednesday, 19 November 2014 10:41 a.m. by GovtCCC

Kahu Road Bridge – Now Open

Kahu Road Bridge – Now Open

Tuesday, 18 November 2014 9:49 p.m. by Transport4chch Popular

The Kahu Road bridge is now open to all traffic from this evening. 

Anniversary ceremony celebrates rebuilt Ballantynes fire memorial

Anniversary ceremony celebrates rebuilt Ballantynes fire memorial

Monday, 17 November 2014 10:20 a.m. by GovtCCC Popular

A special ceremony will be held tomorrow to celebrate the completed rebuild of the Ballantynes fire memorial.

Go-ahead for first Central City transport projects

Go-ahead for first Central City transport projects

Monday, 17 November 2014 10:00 a.m. by GovtCCC Popular

Christchurch has taken the first steps towards a modern central city transport network that works for all kinds of travel.

Key Traffic Changes in the East – from Monday 17th November

Key Traffic Changes in the East – from Monday 17th November

Monday, 17 November 2014 8:30 a.m. by Transport4chch

From Monday, 17 November, key roads into and out of New Brighton will be affected by temporary, one-way traffic management. (See map)  Three SCIRT teams are working in three nearby areas, plus SCIRT’s Fletcher team is installing vacuum chambers in …

Planned Northern Arterial/Cranford Street upgrade – Have Your Say

Planned Northern Arterial/Cranford Street upgrade – Have Your Say

Sunday, 16 November 2014 1:26 p.m. by Transport4chch

Christchurch City Council and the NZ Transport Agency are inviting submissions on four connected projects aiming to ease travel to and from areas north of the city. The City Council is applying to designate land for a new road called …

Riccarton NZ Cup Day – Traffic Advisory Saturday 15th November

Riccarton NZ Cup Day – Traffic Advisory Saturday 15th November

Friday, 14 November 2014 7:44 a.m. by Transport4chch

Saturday 15th November is the NZ Cup at Riccarton racecourse. We advise that motorists need to be prepared for increased traffic and delays in the area on these roads in particular surrounding the racecourse when gates open at 9.00am and …

Go-ahead for first Central City transport projects – from Nov 21st

Go-ahead for first Central City transport projects – from Nov 21st

Friday, 14 November 2014 7:15 a.m. by Transport4chch

Go-ahead for first Central City transport projects Christchurch has taken the first steps towards a modern central city transport network that works for all kinds of travel. Christchurch City Council today gave its approval for designs for the first two …

Issac Theatre Royal Opening Monday 17th November – Travel Advisory

Issac Theatre Royal Opening Monday 17th November – Travel Advisory

Thursday, 13 November 2014 3:45 p.m. by Transport4chch

Patrons attending the opening night and subsequent performances at the Isaac Theatre Royal on Monday 17 November are encouraged to plan their journey into the central city to minimise delays. Gloucester Street is currently is westbound only between Manchester and …

Isaac Theatre Royal Opening Monday 17th November – Travel Advisory

Isaac Theatre Royal Opening Monday 17th November – Travel Advisory

Thursday, 13 November 2014 3:45 p.m. by Transport4chch

Patrons attending the opening night and subsequent performances at the Isaac Theatre Royal on Monday 17 November are encouraged to plan their journey into the central city to minimise delays. Gloucester Street is currently is westbound only between Manchester and …

CBD – Available Routes Map 14th November – 21st November

CBD – Available Routes Map 14th November – 21st November

Thursday, 13 November 2014 3:00 p.m. by Transport4chch

For available routes around the Central City please find below the CBD network map. This is updated weekly. Please click here to download the network map  -  Available Routes Map

Three summer pools make a comeback

Three summer pools make a comeback

Tuesday, 11 November 2014 9:12 p.m. by GovtCCC Featured Popular

 

Canterbury A & P Show – Travel Advisory

Canterbury A & P Show – Travel Advisory

Tuesday, 11 November 2014 12:59 p.m. by Transport4chch

Visitors to the Canterbury A & P Show are advised to plan their journey to minimise delays. 

NZ Cup Day – Traffic Advisory

NZ Cup Day – Traffic Advisory

Tuesday, 11 November 2014 6:55 a.m. by Transport4chch

Today is NZ Cup Day at Addington Raceway. 

Traffic Advisory: NZ Cup Day

Traffic Advisory: NZ Cup Day

Tuesday, 11 November 2014 6:55 a.m. by Transport4chch

Today is NZ Cup Day at Addington Raceway. We advise that motorists need to be prepared for increased traffic and delays in the area. We expect delays on these intersections throughout the day from increased traffic, particularly this morning when …

Tram/Traffic changes from Tuesday 11th November

Tram/Traffic changes from Tuesday 11th November

Monday, 10 November 2014 1:10 p.m. by Transport4chch

From Tuesday 11th November the Christchurch tram is extending it’s service and will travel in a clockwise loop. 

Central City – from Monday 10th November

Central City – from Monday 10th November

Friday, 7 November 2014 5:45 p.m. by Transport4chch

Ongoing:   Cathedral Square (southeast quadrant) Closed between Worcester and Hereford for tram works – follow signed detours Fitzgerald Ave - southbound – lane drop between Tuam and St Asaph Streets  and no right turn from Fitzgerald into St Asaph; no entry …

Tree felling will cause delays on Western Corridor

Tree felling will cause delays on Western Corridor

Friday, 7 November 2014 4:26 p.m. by Transport4chch Popular

Motorists are being warned of delays on State Highway 1 to the west of Christchurch this weekend as work begins to fell 300 to 400 mature eucalyptus trees. The NZ Transport Agency’s State Highway Manager Colin Knaggs says trees will …

Johns Road (SH1)- delays expected this weekend

Johns Road (SH1)- delays expected this weekend

Friday, 7 November 2014 4:26 p.m. by Transport4chch

Motorists are being warned of delays on State Highway 1 to the west of Christchurch this weekend as work begins to fell 300 to 400 mature eucalyptus trees. The NZ Transport Agency’s State Highway Manager Colin Knaggs says trees will …

Humphries Drive, Ferrymead – one way back in place Monday 10 November

Humphries Drive, Ferrymead – one way back in place Monday 10 November

Friday, 7 November 2014 4:00 p.m. by Transport4chch

Humphries Drive, Ferrymead  from Ferry Road traffic lights will be one way city bound Monday 10 November from 6am – 3pm. . Ferry Road city bound towards Humphries Drive is reduced to one lane approaching the intersection. There will be delays …

Linwood Ave – expect delays at Buckleys/Aldwins intersection Monday morning

Linwood Ave – expect delays at Buckleys/Aldwins intersection Monday morning

Friday, 7 November 2014 3:30 p.m. by Transport4chch

Works on Linwood Ave on the approaches to the Buckleys/Aldwins intersection will cause delays particularly during peak travel times. Linwood Ave city bound approaching Buckleys/Aldwins intersection will be reduced to one lane on Monday 10 November.  Linwood Ave towards Dyers …

CBD – Available Routes Map 7 November – 14 November

CBD – Available Routes Map 7 November – 14 November

Friday, 7 November 2014 3:00 p.m. by Transport4chch

For available routes around the Central City please find below the CBD network map. This is updated weekly. Please click here to download the network map  -  Available Routes Map

Lyttelton’s Albion Square will reach its final milestone this weekend with an official community opening.

Lyttelton’s Albion Square will reach its final milestone this weekend with an official community opening.

Thursday, 6 November 2014 3:52 p.m. by GovtCCC Popular

Banks Peninsula Councillor Andrew Turner will cut a ribbon, officially opening the new civic square at 44 London Street this Saturday following a $2.8 million development programme.  

Ferry Road to Humphries city bound – expect delays

Ferry Road to Humphries city bound – expect delays

Wednesday, 5 November 2014 7:00 a.m. by Transport4chch

Humphries Drive city bound from Ferry Road is one way city bound. Ferry Road city bound towards Humphries Drive is reduced to one lane – and there will be delays through this area.

New Brighton Fireworks – Travel Advisory

New Brighton Fireworks – Travel Advisory

Tuesday, 4 November 2014 3:22 p.m. by Transport4chch Popular

Christchurch Transport Operations Centre (CTOC) Manager Ryan Cooney encourages those attending the Treetech Fireworks Extravaganza in New Brighton on the evening of Wednesday 5th November to plan ahead to minimise delays.

Central City – from Monday 3 November

Central City – from Monday 3 November

Friday, 31 October 2014 4:30 p.m. by Transport4chch

New:  Cathedral Square (southeast quadrant) Closed between Worcester and Hereford for tram works – follow signed detours Fitzgerald Ave - southbound – lane drop between Tuam and St Asaph Streets  and no right turn from Fitzgerald into St Asaph Victoria Street  - …

Geotechnical testing underway for new Eastern Recreation and Sport Centre

Geotechnical testing underway for new Eastern Recreation and Sport Centre

Friday, 31 October 2014 12:19 p.m. by GovtCCC Popular

Christchurch City Council has this week been carrying out geotechnical testing on the QEII Park site that will help it to determine whether the land is suitable for a new Eastern Recreation and Sport Centre to be built there.

Ferry Road closed eastbound from Dyers Rd – Sat 1 Nov

Ferry Road closed eastbound from Dyers Rd – Sat 1 Nov

Friday, 31 October 2014 7:55 a.m. by Transport4chch

Ferry Road will be closed to eastbound traffic from Dyers Road roundabout on Saturday 1 November for one day. It will remain open for westbound (city bound) Detours will be signposted for eastbound traffic at Dyers roundabout. Where possible eastbound …

Carmen/Masham Road – possible delays this weekend

Carmen/Masham Road – possible delays this weekend

Thursday, 30 October 2014 8:29 a.m. by Transport4chch

  Sealing on Carmen/Masham Road may cause delays for road users this weekend, 1st and 2nd November. Lane closures will be in place both north and southbound on Carmen/Masham Road. There will be no right turn on all approaches at …

CLOSURES Central City – Gas Leak – please avoid - RESOLVED

CLOSURES Central City – Gas Leak – please avoid - RESOLVED

Wednesday, 29 October 2014 1:35 p.m. by Transport4chch Popular

All clear given following gas leak in Christchurch

Central City – Gas Leak – Roads have been reopened

Central City – Gas Leak – Roads have been reopened

Wednesday, 29 October 2014 1:20 p.m. by Transport4chch Popular

Roads have been reopened following a gas main leak which occurred on the corner of Barbadoes Street and Moorhouse Ave earlier today. Thanks to road users for their patience while these closures were in place.      

Hills Road – top end north of Acheson Ave northbound only for two weeks

Hills Road – top end north of Acheson Ave northbound only for two weeks

Tuesday, 28 October 2014 6:14 p.m. by Transport4chch

Hills Road will be northbound only from Acheson Ave/Whitehall Street to Dawe Street for approximately two weeks from Wednesday 29th October. Detours will be in place for southbound drivers from Dawe St to Acheson Ave.

Barbadoes Street & Moorhouse Ave – Lane reductions – expect delays

Barbadoes Street & Moorhouse Ave – Lane reductions – expect delays

Tuesday, 28 October 2014 3:00 p.m. by Transport4chch

A lane reduction on Barbadoes Street  onto Moorhouse Ave will cause delays for road users, particularly during peak hours. We advise using Fitzgerald Ave or expect some delays through this area. 

Barbadoes Street- Delays

Barbadoes Street- Delays

Tuesday, 28 October 2014 8:07 a.m. by Transport4chch

A lane reduction on Barbadoes Street right onto Moorhouse Ave is causing delays, travellers are advised to use Fitzgerald Ave

Parking at Christchurch Hospital changing

Parking at Christchurch Hospital changing

Friday, 24 October 2014 3:29 p.m. by Transport4chch

To keep up to date with parking changes at Christchurch Hospital click here.

Central City – from Monday 27th October

Central City – from Monday 27th October

Friday, 24 October 2014 11:30 a.m. by Transport4chch

New:  Durham Street – one lane from Conference to Salisbury Street Gloucester Street – now Open from Colombo Street to Oxford Tce Worcester Street - CLOSED east of Manchester Street St Asaph Street – one lane on approach to Madras Street …

CBD – Available Routes Map 24th October to the 31st October

CBD – Available Routes Map 24th October to the 31st October

Friday, 24 October 2014 11:00 a.m. by Transport4chch

For available routes around the Central City please find below the CBD network map. This is updated weekly. Please click here to download the network map  -  Available Routes Map

Lincoln/Wrights Road – Major works this weekend DELAYS

Lincoln/Wrights Road – Major works this weekend DELAYS

Friday, 24 October 2014 8:39 a.m. by Transport4chch

Major intersection works will take place at the intersection of Lincoln and Wrights Road this weekend Saturday 24th October and Sunday 25th October. Reduced lanes city bound on Lincoln Road Reduced lanes southbound on Wrights Road on the approach to …

Council identifies preferred option for flood protection

Council identifies preferred option for flood protection

Thursday, 23 October 2014 6:18 p.m. by GovtCCC Featured Popular

 

Innes Road between Mahars & Nancy closed to eastbound traffic – detour in place

Innes Road between Mahars & Nancy closed to eastbound traffic – detour in place

Thursday, 23 October 2014 1:29 p.m. by Transport4chch

Innes Road between Mahars Rd and Nancy Ave has been closed to eastbound traffic today (23 Oct) for urgent surface treatment. 

Summit Rd & Gebbies Pass Rd CLOSED for Targa Rally – Monday 27 Oct

Summit Rd & Gebbies Pass Rd CLOSED for Targa Rally – Monday 27 Oct

Thursday, 23 October 2014 1:07 p.m. by Transport4chch

The following closures will be in place to accommodate the Targa Rally on Monday 27 October from 12.15pm to 4.45pm.

Stay safe on South Island roads this Labour Weekend

Stay safe on South Island roads this Labour Weekend

Wednesday, 22 October 2014 2:54 p.m. by Transport4chch

Roads in Canterbury and the West Coast will be busy this Labour Day Weekend and the NZ Transport Agency says it will be working with the Police to keep traffic moving and families safe on their travels during the holiday break.

Jubilee Clock Tower restoration celebrated

Jubilee Clock Tower restoration celebrated

Wednesday, 22 October 2014 2:44 p.m. by GovtCCC Popular

Mayor Lianne Dalziel today officially unveiled the newly-restored Central City landmark, Jubilee Clock Tower, and placed a time capsule on the site for future generations to discover.

Quality of Life in Christchurch

Quality of Life in Christchurch

Wednesday, 22 October 2014 10:39 a.m. by GovtCCC Popular

More Christchurch residents rate their quality of life positively than two years ago, according to the results of the 2014 Quality of Life Survey released today. Fewer feel it has declined since 2012, but most believe it has stayed about the same, which is consistent with the patterns from other cities.

Linwood Ave – expect delays at Buckleys/Aldwins intersection

Linwood Ave – expect delays at Buckleys/Aldwins intersection

Tuesday, 21 October 2014 6:30 a.m. by Transport4chch

Works on Linwood Ave on the approaches to the Buckleys/Aldwins intersection will cause delays particularly during peak travel times. Road users should consider alternative travel times or routes where possible or allow extra time for travel through this area.

Glenn Livingstone Insurance

Glenn Livingstone Insurance

Monday, 20 October 2014 9:17 p.m. by MediaCTV

Statement from Mayor regarding future of Victoria Square

Statement from Mayor regarding future of Victoria Square

Friday, 17 October 2014 5:24 p.m. by GovtCCC Recommended Popular

The Mayor of Christchurch supports a wider public consultation around the future of Victoria Square to encourage those with an interest to share their memories and to discuss their aspirations for the space.