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ROADWORKS: Moorhouse Ave overbridge one lane eastbound from Monday

ROADWORKS: Moorhouse Ave overbridge one lane eastbound from Monday

Friday, 27 February 2015 10:30 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that from Monday 2 March work SCIRT work progresses on the Moorhouse Ave overbridge.

ROADWORKS: Aldwins Road Closure Sunday night

ROADWORKS: Aldwins Road Closure Sunday night

Thursday, 26 February 2015 4:30 p.m. by Transport4chch

Marlborough Street will be left turn in only from Aldwins Road during this period.

ROADWORKS: Governors Bay Road/Dyers Pass Road intersection ONE LANE

ROADWORKS: Governors Bay Road/Dyers Pass Road intersection ONE LANE

Thursday, 26 February 2015 1:01 p.m. by Transport4chch

Governors Bay and Banks Peninsula road users who use Dyers Pass Road to get over the hill each day should expect delays for several months from Monday 2 March. The road will be reduced to one lane controlled by traffic …

Repairs to re-open Sumner Road to get underway

Repairs to re-open Sumner Road to get underway

Thursday, 26 February 2015 12:00 p.m. by GovtCCC Popular

Preparations are getting underway to repair the earthquake-damaged Evans Pass section of Sumner Road and re-open this vital link between Lyttelton and the Summit Road.

INCIDENT: Traffic signal fault Carmen/Main South Road – RESOLVED

INCIDENT: Traffic signal fault Carmen/Main South Road – RESOLVED

Thursday, 26 February 2015 7:04 a.m. by Transport4chch

The traffic signal fault at this intersection is now resolved. All traffic management in the area and restrictions have been lifted. Thanks for your patience.

INCIDENT: UPDATED 10.15pm – Traffic signals – Hornby

INCIDENT: UPDATED 10.15pm – Traffic signals – Hornby

Wednesday, 25 February 2015 10:15 p.m. by Transport4chch

Updated: Power has now been restored to most of the traffic signals affected by the power outage this afternoon in Hornby. Contractors have been checking the signals throughout the evening. The Main South Road/Carmen and Corsair/Springs intersections are still being …

INCIDENT: UPDATED 10.30pm – Traffic signals – Hornby

INCIDENT: UPDATED 10.30pm – Traffic signals – Hornby

Wednesday, 25 February 2015 10:15 p.m. by Transport4chch

UPDATE:  Power has now been restored to most of the traffic signals affected by the power outage this afternoon in Hornby. Contractors have been checking the signals throughout the evening. The  Carmen/Main South and Corsair/Springs intersection are still being checked …

ADVISORY: SH1 Rakaia – UPDATED – Work postponed

ADVISORY: SH1 Rakaia – UPDATED – Work postponed

Wednesday, 25 February 2015 3:56 p.m. by Transport4chch

UPDATE: This work has been postponed – updates will be provided as to when the sealing work will start.  Note the Ride the Rakaia race will still affect the Rakaia Bridge on Saturday 28 February when it will be closed …

ROADWORKS: Marshland Road – no access to Mairehau Road

ROADWORKS: Marshland Road – no access to Mairehau Road

Tuesday, 24 February 2015 3:29 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road works will take place at the intersection of Marshland Road and Mairehau Road on Wednesday February 24th for three days. During this time Marshland Road will maintain two-way traffic with a temporary speed limit in place. There will be …

INCIDENT: Main North Road/Prestons Road water main

INCIDENT: Main North Road/Prestons Road water main

Tuesday, 24 February 2015 3:20 p.m. by Transport4chch

Traffic management is now in place at the intersection of Main North Road and Prestons Road due to a water main blow out. 

Council financial strategy attempts to keep rates down

Council financial strategy attempts to keep rates down

Tuesday, 24 February 2015 11:31 a.m. by GovtCCC

Christchurch City Council is rethinking the financial strategy for its Long Term Plan in a bid to keep rates increases to single figures over the next three years.

INCIDENT: Durham Street ONE LANE

INCIDENT: Durham Street ONE LANE

Friday, 20 February 2015 7:03 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that Durham Street from Lichfield Street to Tuam Street is down to one lane due to a water main burst. Considerable delays are expected this morning – we recommend that people should avoid Durham Street. Use …

INCIDENT: Durham Street ONE LANE TONIGHT

INCIDENT: Durham Street ONE LANE TONIGHT

Friday, 20 February 2015 7:03 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that Durham Street from Lichfield Street to Tuam Street is down to one lane due to a water main burst. Durham Street will remain down to one lane tonight while repairs are undertaken. This is expected to …

Godley Statue reinstated in Cathedral Square

Godley Statue reinstated in Cathedral Square

Wednesday, 18 February 2015 5:25 p.m. by GovtCCC Featured Popular

The statue of John Robert Godley, founder of the Canterbury settlement, has been reinstated in Cathedral Square.

Public say on $9.2m Cathedral Square revamp

Public say on $9.2m Cathedral Square revamp

Wednesday, 18 February 2015 9:39 a.m. by MediaThePress

The city council and the Christchurch Central Development Unit (CCDU) say they will engage with the public before embarking on a multimillion-dollar redesign of Cathedral Square.

EVENT: Foo Fighters Concert Wednesday February 18

EVENT: Foo Fighters Concert Wednesday February 18

Monday, 16 February 2015 12:27 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that on the Foo Fighters will perform at AMI Stadium. Road users should allow additional time for travelling into and through this area from 3pm onwards.

CBD – Available Routes Map 15th Feb – 22nd Feb

CBD – Available Routes Map 15th Feb – 22nd Feb

Monday, 16 February 2015 9:50 a.m. by Transport4chch

For available routes around the Central City please find below the CBD network map.

INCIDENT – Tuam Street CLOSED by Hospital

INCIDENT – Tuam Street CLOSED by Hospital

Saturday, 14 February 2015 4:23 p.m. by Transport4chch

Police have closed streets around Christchurch Hospital. Tuam Street from Hagley Ave to Antigua Street is CLOSED Antigua Street is CLOSED north of St Asaph Street. Please avoid the area.

INCIDENT – Tuam Street OPEN

INCIDENT – Tuam Street OPEN

Saturday, 14 February 2015 4:23 p.m. by Transport4chch

Police have closed streets around Christchurch Hospital. Tuam Street from Hagley Ave to Antigua Street is now OPEN Antigua Street is OPEN north of St Asaph Street.  

EVENT: Crusaders V Rebels – AMI Stadium Friday 13 Feb

EVENT: Crusaders V Rebels – AMI Stadium Friday 13 Feb

Friday, 13 February 2015 7:45 a.m. by Transport4chch

Temporary traffic management will be in place tonight,  Friday 13 February for the Crusaders v Rebels game at AMI Stadium, kickoff 7.35pm. Jack Hinton Drive will be closed from Twigger Street to Whiteleigh Avenue from 5.30pm to 10.30pm. Entry into Whiteleigh Avenue will be closed …

EVENT: Coast to Coast – Watch for competitors this weekend

EVENT: Coast to Coast – Watch for competitors this weekend

Friday, 13 February 2015 7:05 a.m. by Transport4chch

The iconic Coast to Coast event kicks off this morning (Friday 13 Feb) on the West Coast. Road users are asked to be aware of competitors who will be competing in this event which traverses a number of Canterbury roads …

What do CERA do?

What do CERA do?

Thursday, 12 February 2015 4:23 p.m. by Swiggs Popular

If you didn’t know better you could assume CERA stood for the Canterbury Events and Recreation Authority. Right from the top the minister wants the vision for the rebuilt Christchurch to be the sports capital of the country right down to the operational public facing Facebook page which is home to giraffes and cricket.

ICC CRICKET WORLD CUP 2015: Park Tce REOPENED

ICC CRICKET WORLD CUP 2015: Park Tce REOPENED

Thursday, 12 February 2015 5:00 a.m. by Transport4chch

Park Tce has been reopened following the conclusion of the ICC Cricket World Cup Opening Event which occurred last night (Thurs 12 Feb).  

INCIDENT: Buckleys Road – one lane past Eastgate

INCIDENT: Buckleys Road – one lane past Eastgate

Wednesday, 11 February 2015 11:37 a.m. by Transport4chch

Due to a cable fault in the area, Buckleys Road has been reduced to one lane southbound past Eastgate Mall. This will be in place until Thursday morning 10am. Delays may be experienced in peak times – please allow some …

ICC CRICKET WORLD CUP 2015: Park Tce CLOSED

ICC CRICKET WORLD CUP 2015: Park Tce CLOSED

Wednesday, 11 February 2015 7:25 a.m. by Transport4chch

Park Tce will be CLOSED from 11am TODAY until 2am Friday 13th Feb from Bealey Ave to Salisbury Street due to the Cricket World Cup Opening Event taking place tomorrow night. Northbound traffic – use Salisbury – Montreal Street. Southbound …

Students reach out to communities for Representation Review

Students reach out to communities for Representation Review

Tuesday, 10 February 2015 1:45 p.m. by GovtCCC

About 30 students taking a University of Canterbury summer school course, CHCH101: Rebuilding Christchurch, spent five days recently finding out how local groups defined their communities.

ADVISORY: BIKE TO WORK DAY – Wednesday 11 Feb

ADVISORY: BIKE TO WORK DAY – Wednesday 11 Feb

Tuesday, 10 February 2015 11:56 a.m. by Transport4chch

 

Civic service for earthquake commemorations

Civic service for earthquake commemorations

Monday, 9 February 2015 5:11 p.m. by GovtCCC Popular

A civic memorial service recognising the fourth anniversary of the 22 February 2011 Canterbury earthquake will start at midday on Sunday 22 February at the Botanic Gardens Archery Lawn.

ICC CRICKET WORLD CUP 2015: GAME DAYS – Don’t Get Caught Out!

ICC CRICKET WORLD CUP 2015: GAME DAYS – Don’t Get Caught Out!

Monday, 9 February 2015 7:20 a.m. by Transport4chch Popular

Increased traffic flows will occur around the central city during the ICC Cricket World Cup games.

ICC CRICKET WORLD CUP 2015 – OPENING CEREMONY PARKING

ICC CRICKET WORLD CUP 2015 – OPENING CEREMONY PARKING

Sunday, 8 February 2015 2:31 p.m. by Transport4chch

Opening Event – Parking Limited parking available at: Deans Ave Polo fields. Deans field off Riccarton Ave. Eastern Frame – access from Latimer Sq West for a $2 charge. If you’re planning to park on-street we recommend using these parking areas. Travelling from: …

CBD – Available Routes Map 6 Feb – 13th Feb

CBD – Available Routes Map 6 Feb – 13th Feb

Thursday, 5 February 2015 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

INCIDENT: Burst water main Greers/Grahams Road

INCIDENT: Burst water main Greers/Grahams Road

Wednesday, 4 February 2015 5:50 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that there is a water blow out at the intersection of Greers Rd and Grahams Rd. There are reduced lanes on Greers Road, this will cause delays are we move into pm peak period. Road users should …

ICC CRICKET WORLD CUP 2015: Don’t Get Caught Out in Traffic

ICC CRICKET WORLD CUP 2015: Don’t Get Caught Out in Traffic

Tuesday, 3 February 2015 6:00 a.m. by Transport4chch

Don’t get caught out in traffic on 12 February 2015 with the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 New Zealand opening event. Event time: 6.30-11pm We’re expecting a high volume of traffic on our roads in the Central City and around North …

ICC CRICKET WORLD CUP 2015: OPENING CEREMONY – What you need to  know

ICC CRICKET WORLD CUP 2015: OPENING CEREMONY – What you need to know

Tuesday, 3 February 2015 6:00 a.m. by Transport4chch

Don’t get caught out in traffic on 12 February 2015 with the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 New Zealand opening event. Event time: 6.30-11pm We’re expecting a high volume of traffic on our roads in the Central City and around North …

SH1 reopened South of Hinds

SH1 reopened South of Hinds

Tuesday, 3 February 2015 5:33 a.m. by Transport4chch

SH1 is now reopened Sth of Hinds after this afternoons crash. Please take care as contractors are still working around the site.

Party time at Scarborough Paddling Pool

Party time at Scarborough Paddling Pool

Monday, 2 February 2015 4:58 p.m. by GovtCCC Popular

 

INCIDENT: SH1 North of Rolleston OPEN

INCIDENT: SH1 North of Rolleston OPEN

Monday, 2 February 2015 3:53 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are now advised State Highway 1 is now re-open. Thanks for your patience.  

ICC CRICKET WORLD CUP 2015 – PARKING

ICC CRICKET WORLD CUP 2015 – PARKING

Monday, 2 February 2015 2:31 p.m. by Transport4chch

Opening Event  PARKING Limited parking available at Deans Ave Polo fields. Deans field off Riccarton Ave. Eastern Frame access from Latimer Sq West for a $2 charge. If you’re planning to park on-street we recommend using these parking areas. Travelling from: • North …

INCIDENT: SH1 North of Rolleston CLOSED

INCIDENT: SH1 North of Rolleston CLOSED

Monday, 2 February 2015 1:57 p.m. by Transport4chch

Police have advised the closure of SH1 6km north of Rolleston between Robertsons and Waterholes Road due to a large grass fire. Detours are in place, at this time we don’t have the details of what the detour is. We …

Council welcomes cycleways funding

Council welcomes cycleways funding

Friday, 30 January 2015 4:21 p.m. by GovtCCC

Christchurch City Council says a grant from a new Government fund for cycling infrastructure is a strong vote of support for its Major Cycle Routes (MCR) network.

Development authority needs private sector expertise

Development authority needs private sector expertise

Friday, 30 January 2015 4:19 p.m. by PRNews

ROADWORKS – Moorhouse Ave one lane Sunday 1 February

ROADWORKS – Moorhouse Ave one lane Sunday 1 February

Friday, 30 January 2015 2:16 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised due to road surfacing work taking place (weather permitted) this weekend eastbound on Moorhouse Ave

EVENT: Monster Slide – SUMNER Sunday 1 February

EVENT: Monster Slide – SUMNER Sunday 1 February

Friday, 30 January 2015 9:01 a.m. by Transport4chch Popular

Road users are advised that the Monster Slide event takes place on Sunday 1 February in Sumner from 9am.  With hot temperatures forecast, crowds of approximately 4,500 are expected to attend. We advise road users should allow extra time to get …

INCIDENT: Burst Water main – Harewood Road city bound DETOUR until 6-7pm

INCIDENT: Burst Water main – Harewood Road city bound DETOUR until 6-7pm

Friday, 30 January 2015 8:00 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that a burst water main has closed Harewood Road city bound at the Breens/Gardiners/Breens Road intersection. A number of restrictions will remain in place until 6-7pm tonight while the road sealing tales place. Once the road …

INCIDENT: Burst Water main – Harewood Road city bound DETOUR

INCIDENT: Burst Water main – Harewood Road city bound DETOUR

Friday, 30 January 2015 8:00 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that a burst water main has closed Harewood Road city bound at the Breens/Gardiners/Breens Road intersection. A number of restrictions are now in place. Please allow extra time when travelling through this area this morning. Here’s …

CBD – Available Routes Map 30 Jan – 6 Feb

CBD – Available Routes Map 30 Jan – 6 Feb

Thursday, 29 January 2015 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

EVENT: Sparks in the Park – North Hagley Park Saturday 31st Jan

EVENT: Sparks in the Park – North Hagley Park Saturday 31st Jan

Thursday, 29 January 2015 11:48 a.m. by Transport4chch

Concert-goers attending the Sparks in the Park that this Saturday 31st January 7.30pm are advised to plan their journey to minimise delays travelling to the concert. Road Closure: Park Tce between Bealey Ave and Salisbury Street will be closed on Saturday 31 …

ROADWORKS: Dyers Road @ Linwood Ave intersection

ROADWORKS: Dyers Road @ Linwood Ave intersection

Thursday, 29 January 2015 9:50 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that a new work site is now in place on Dyers Road at the Linwood Ave intersection. 

ADVISORY: Don’t Get Caught Out in Traffic during the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015

ADVISORY: Don’t Get Caught Out in Traffic during the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015

Thursday, 29 January 2015 8:47 a.m. by Transport4chch

Don’t get caught out in traffic on 12 February 2015 with the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 New Zealand opening event. We’re expecting a high volume of traffic on our roads in the Central City and around North Hagley Park …

ROADWORKS: Bridge Street Bridge CLOSURE this weekend

ROADWORKS: Bridge Street Bridge CLOSURE this weekend

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 10:54 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that this weekend the Bridge Street Bridge will be closed to all traffic while work is undertaken to lower the bridge onto the rebuilt abutments. The bridge will be closed from Friday 30 January 6pm until …

ROADWORKS: Bridge Street Bridge CLOSURE this weekend 31 Jan/2 Feb

ROADWORKS: Bridge Street Bridge CLOSURE this weekend 31 Jan/2 Feb

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 10:54 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that this weekend the Bridge Street Bridge will be closed to all traffic while work is undertaken to lower the bridge onto the rebuilt abutments. The bridge will be closed from Friday 30 January 6pm until …

ROADWORKS: SH1 Johns Road this weekend 31 Jan/1 Feb

ROADWORKS: SH1 Johns Road this weekend 31 Jan/1 Feb

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 9:30 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that this weekend road works will be in place on State Highway 1 Johns Road while tree-trimming takes place. SH1 Johns Road from Swift Street to Sawyers Arms Road will have the following restrictions in place: …

ROADWORKS: Fitzgerald/Falsgrave/Moorhouse Ave intersection

ROADWORKS: Fitzgerald/Falsgrave/Moorhouse Ave intersection

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 6:56 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that works are taking place at the Fitzgerald/Falsgrave/Moorhouse intersection. Moorhouse Ave eastbound prior to Fitzgerald Ave has a lane reduced. Moorhouse Ave east and westbound from Fitzgerald Ave is reduced to one lane. No right turn from …

Work to start on new overpass – Curletts Road

Work to start on new overpass – Curletts Road

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 7:46 a.m. by Transport4chch

Work on a new bridge over Curletts Road linking Wigram Road into Birmingham Drive via Magdala Place, will start on 12 February. 

ADVISORY: Work to start on new overpass – Curletts Road

ADVISORY: Work to start on new overpass – Curletts Road

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 7:46 a.m. by Transport4chch

Work on a new bridge over Curletts Road linking Wigram Road into Birmingham Drive via Magdala Place, will start on 12 February. Christchurch City Council Transport and City Streets Unit Manager Richard Topham says the new overpass will accommodate additional …

ROADWORKS: Ferry Rd one way city bound Moorhouse to Phillips

ROADWORKS: Ferry Rd one way city bound Moorhouse to Phillips

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 7:35 a.m. by Transport4chch

Ferry Road from Moorhouse Ave to Phillips Street will be one way city bound from Wednesday 28th January till the end of the week. 

INCIDENT: Burst watermain – Bealey Ave eastbound- one lane – expect delays

INCIDENT: Burst watermain – Bealey Ave eastbound- one lane – expect delays

Monday, 26 January 2015 3:30 p.m. by Transport4chch

Bealey Ave eastbound from Papanui Road to just past the intersection with Montreal Street has been reduced to one lane due to a burst watermain. Montreal Street has also been reduced to one right turning lane to assist with the …

CRASH: State Highway 1 Templeton REOPENED

CRASH: State Highway 1 Templeton REOPENED

Monday, 26 January 2015 2:00 p.m. by Transport4chch

SH 1 Templeton has been REOPENED following an earlier crash.

CRASH: State Highway 1 Templeton CLOSED

CRASH: State Highway 1 Templeton CLOSED

Monday, 26 January 2015 12:04 p.m. by Transport4chch

Emergency services are attending a serious crash on State Highway One south of Dawsons Road, Templeton. SH 1 has been CLOSED. Detours are in place: Southbound via Dawsons Road – Jones Rd – Curraghs Rd Northbound – Curraghs Rd – …

Anzac centennial dream over for ravaged earthquake memorial

Anzac centennial dream over for ravaged earthquake memorial

Monday, 26 January 2015 11:12 a.m. by MediaOneNews

Increasing costs and a few setbacks have delayed the completion of Christchurch's Bridge of Remembrance and it is no longer looking like it will be ready for the Anzac centennial this year.