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A picture of happiness

A picture of happiness

Friday, 24 October 2014 3:36 p.m. by FletcherEQR

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.

LAUNCH OF THE NEW PACKAGING FORUM

LAUNCH OF THE NEW PACKAGING FORUM

Thursday, 23 October 2014 12:00 p.m. by NickyWagner

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.

No charges after asbestos management investigation

No charges after asbestos management investigation

Tuesday, 21 October 2014 12:00 a.m. by FletcherEQR

Summer of Fun returns for its fourth year

Summer of Fun returns for its fourth year

Monday, 20 October 2014 4:16 p.m. by GovtCera Popular

Summer of Fun, a series of free community events, is returning to Christchurch for its fourth year.

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. 

Lincoln Road/Whiteleigh Ave Saturday 17th October – MAJOR Weekend Work DELAYS

Lincoln Road/Whiteleigh Ave Saturday 17th October – MAJOR Weekend Work DELAYS

Friday, 17 October 2014 1:49 p.m. by Transport4chch Popular

Road users are advised that on Saturday 18th October major road works will occur at the Lincoln Road, Barrington Street, and Whiteleigh Ave intersection. 

Burwood/Mairehau Road intersection from Monday 20th October

Burwood/Mairehau Road intersection from Monday 20th October

Friday, 17 October 2014 1:46 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that from Monday 20th October work will start at the Burwood Road intersection roundabout during the hours of for approximately two weeks while wastewater pipe lining work takes place.

A helping hand

A helping hand

Friday, 17 October 2014 1:35 p.m. by FletcherEQR

Victoria Street restrictions week starting 20 October

Victoria Street restrictions week starting 20 October

Friday, 17 October 2014 1:30 p.m. by Transport4chch

This week, week starting Monday 20 October, Victoria Street from Montreal Street will be CLOSED from 7pm – 6am each night for wastewater work. Recommended route northbound to access Bealey Avenue is via Montreal Street. Recommended route southbound is via …

New Journey Times in the Central City – now live

New Journey Times in the Central City – now live

Friday, 17 October 2014 11:09 a.m. by Transport4chch

You may have noticed more coloured Journey Time lines on our map across the Central City. Click here to take a look. In addition to this we now have five new virtual variable message signs (VMS) around the CBD. These are …

Central City – from Monday 20th October

Central City – from Monday 20th October

Friday, 17 October 2014 10:58 a.m. by Transport4chch

New:  Durham Street – one lane from Conference to Salisbury Street Salisbury Street – down to one lane from Montreal to Colombo Street. Hereford Street - one-way westbound between Manchester and Colombo Street Moorhouse Ave – centre lane drop westbound …

Waterloo/Halswell Junction Rd intersection Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th October

Waterloo/Halswell Junction Rd intersection Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th October

Thursday, 16 October 2014 4:20 p.m. by Transport4chch

This weekend, the intersection at Waterloo/Halswell Junction Road will be closed while road sealing work takes place. The closure will be in place from 7am – 6pm on Saturday 18th October & Sunday 19th October.  The road will be open at night …

Victoria Street restrictions this weekend and next week

Victoria Street restrictions this weekend and next week

Thursday, 16 October 2014 1:03 p.m. by Transport4chch

This weekend  Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th Victoria Street, between Montreal Street and Bealey Avenue will be restricted to northbound traffic only (closed to southbound) for the removal of a tower crane. Recommended route southbound is via Durham Street or …

Mt Pleasant/St Andrews Hill intersection closures with Main Road starting soon

Mt Pleasant/St Andrews Hill intersection closures with Main Road starting soon

Tuesday, 14 October 2014 4:51 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road reconstruction starts on Main Road later this week. SCIRT advise the reconstruction work will be carried out in stages to keep Main Road open to two-way traffic. Residents of Te Awakura Tce, The Brae, Rangatira Tce, Quarry Road, Seamount …

Mt Pleasant/St Andrews Hill intersection closures with Main Road starting this week

Mt Pleasant/St Andrews Hill intersection closures with Main Road starting this week

Tuesday, 14 October 2014 4:51 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road reconstruction starts on Main Road later this week. SCIRT advise the reconstruction work will be carried out in stages to keep Main Road open to two-way traffic. Residents of Te Awakura Tce, The Brae, Rangatira Tce, Quarry Road, Seamount …

Victoria Street at Bealey Ave – REOPENED Updated 2000hrs

Victoria Street at Bealey Ave – REOPENED Updated 2000hrs

Monday, 13 October 2014 8:00 p.m. by Transport4chch

Victoria Street has REOPENED following the closure this morning due to an incident with a crane at a building site.  

Remembering Mark Ford

Remembering Mark Ford

Monday, 13 October 2014 5:01 p.m. by GovtBeehive

Gerry Brownlee | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

Public gets a say on sports hub

Public gets a say on sports hub

Monday, 13 October 2014 11:10 a.m. by GovtCCC Featured

Residents and sporting groups from around the city are being asked to have a say on the proposal to develop a sports hub at Nga Puna Wai in southwest Christchurch.

Victoria Street at Bealey Ave – CLOSED 0750hrs

Victoria Street at Bealey Ave – CLOSED 0750hrs

Monday, 13 October 2014 7:50 a.m. by Transport4chch

Victoria Street is closed from Bealey Ave to Salisbury Street due to a crane on its site at a building site.

Get repairs sorted for summer

Get repairs sorted for summer

Friday, 10 October 2014 2:16 p.m. by FletcherEQR

CRASH – SH74 Main North Rd/Radcliffe Rd NOW CLEAR 1218hrs

CRASH – SH74 Main North Rd/Radcliffe Rd NOW CLEAR 1218hrs

Friday, 10 October 2014 12:17 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that this crash site is now completely cleared.   Thanks for your patience.

Summer repairs

Summer repairs

Friday, 10 October 2014 11:58 a.m. by GovtEQC

CRASH – SH74 Main North Rd/Radcliffe Rd 1147hrs

CRASH – SH74 Main North Rd/Radcliffe Rd 1147hrs

Friday, 10 October 2014 11:48 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that there is a crash at Main North Rd/Radcliffe Rd intersection. Southbound is now cleared and traffic is flowing freely. Northbound remains one-lane past the crash site. Minor delays are expected while the scene is cleared. …

New Land Hub open now

New Land Hub open now

Friday, 10 October 2014 11:43 a.m. by GovtEQC

CRASH – SH74 Main North Rd/Richell Street

CRASH – SH74 Main North Rd/Richell Street

Friday, 10 October 2014 9:32 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that there is a crash at Main North Rd/Richell Street intersection. Northbound lanes are currently blocked. Avoid area if possible or expect delays.

CRASH – SH74 Main North Rd/Radcliffe Rd

CRASH – SH74 Main North Rd/Radcliffe Rd

Friday, 10 October 2014 9:32 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that there is a crash at Main North Rd/Radcliffe Rd intersection. Northbound lanes are currently blocked and one lane southbound is also blocked. Avoid area if possible or expect delays.

$20,000,000 in settlement cheques unclaimed

$20,000,000 in settlement cheques unclaimed

Friday, 10 October 2014 8:43 a.m. by GovtEQC

Central City – from Monday 13th October

Central City – from Monday 13th October

Thursday, 9 October 2014 1:30 p.m. by Transport4chch

New:  Hereford Street one-way eastbound between Montreal Street and Cambridge Tce. Ongoing: Bealey Ave – down to two lanes between Fitzgerald Ave and Manchester Street. Gloucester Street - one-way westbound between Colombo Street and Oxford Tce. Durham Street overbridge  - CLOSED between …

Incident – Main South Rd east of Halswell Jcn – now CLEARED

Incident – Main South Rd east of Halswell Jcn – now CLEARED

Thursday, 9 October 2014 1:24 p.m. by Transport4chch

Main South Road just east of the Halswell Junction intersection has now been cleared and traffic is back to two lanes. Thanks for your patience.

CBD – Available Routes Map 10th October to 17th October

CBD – Available Routes Map 10th October to 17th October

Thursday, 9 October 2014 12:59 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 – Main South Rd east of Halswell Jcn – reduced lanes – expect delays

Incident – Main South Rd east of Halswell Jcn – reduced lanes – expect delays

Thursday, 9 October 2014 12:15 p.m. by Transport4chch

Main South Road just east of the Halswell Junction intersection is down to one lane eastbound. A concrete beam has fallen off a truck and the left hand lane is closed. One lane remains open for eastbound traffic on Main …

Large Cook Strait fault line found under Wellington

Large Cook Strait fault line found under Wellington

Wednesday, 8 October 2014 11:29 a.m. by GovtEQC

CRASH – Southern Motorway 1743pm

CRASH – Southern Motorway 1743pm

Tuesday, 7 October 2014 5:45 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that there is a crash on the Southern Motorway on the Lincoln Road over bridge. One lane eastbound is closed (citybound) and we advise delays back to the Curletts Road on-ramp as traffic is moving extremely …

CRASH – Southern Motorway CLEARED 1826

CRASH – Southern Motorway CLEARED 1826

Tuesday, 7 October 2014 5:45 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that the crash on the Lincoln Road overbridge is now clear. Thank you for your patience.

Alpine Fault secrets being unlocked

Alpine Fault secrets being unlocked

Tuesday, 7 October 2014 9:49 a.m. by GovtEQC

Mayor congratulates Minister Brownlee on his reappointment

Mayor congratulates Minister Brownlee on his reappointment

Tuesday, 7 October 2014 9:38 a.m. by GovtCCC Featured Popular

Mayor Lianne Dalziel welcomes the reappointment of Minister Brownlee as the Minister for Canterbury Earthquake Recovery.

Land Hub

Land Hub

Monday, 6 October 2014 2:11 p.m. by GovtCera

 

Bridle Path off-ramp closure from Sunday night

Bridle Path off-ramp closure from Sunday night

Friday, 3 October 2014 3:48 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that from Sunday 5th October for four nights, the Bridle Path off ramp from tunnel road will be closed to do night work repairs under tunnel road.

CBD – Available Routes Map 3rd October – 11th October

CBD – Available Routes Map 3rd October – 11th October

Friday, 3 October 2014 11:56 a.m. by Transport4chch Popular

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

Tuam Street – CLOSED Saturday 4th October

Tuam Street – CLOSED Saturday 4th October

Friday, 3 October 2014 11:44 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that Tuam Street will be closed between Durham Street South and the Colombo Street on Saturday 4th October from 1am – 5pm for a large concrete pour. Detours that will be in place while the closure are …

What’s happening to the land under Christchurch?

What’s happening to the land under Christchurch?

Friday, 3 October 2014 11:32 a.m. by GovtEQC

Waterloo/Halswell Junction Rd intersection DELAYED now Saturday 11th October

Waterloo/Halswell Junction Rd intersection DELAYED now Saturday 11th October

Friday, 3 October 2014 10:07 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that due to weather conditions this closure will now take place on Saturday 11th October.

Central City – from Monday 6th October

Central City – from Monday 6th October

Thursday, 2 October 2014 5:40 p.m. by Transport4chch

New:  Bealey Ave – down to two lanes between Fitzgerald Ave and Manchester Street. Open: Colombo Street - back to two-way from Kilmore Street to Gloucester Street (early next week). Gloucester Street - back to two-way between Colombo and Manchester …

Waterloo/Halswell Junction Rd intersection CLOSED Saturday 4th October

Waterloo/Halswell Junction Rd intersection CLOSED Saturday 4th October

Thursday, 2 October 2014 5:00 p.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that on Saturday 4th October, the intersection at Waterloo/Halswell Junction Road will be closed while road sealing work takes place. The closure will be in place from 12am – 7pm on Saturday 4th October. All traffic …

Statement of Intent and Performance Expectations released

Statement of Intent and Performance Expectations released

Thursday, 2 October 2014 9:02 a.m. by GovtEQC

 

SH 1 Waikuku, North Canterbury – REOPENED

SH 1 Waikuku, North Canterbury – REOPENED

Tuesday, 30 September 2014 7:30 a.m. by Transport4chch

SH 1 at Waikuku, North Canterbury – has been REOPENED following an earlier serious crash.        

Waterloo Road REOPENED – Updated 3.35pm

Waterloo Road REOPENED – Updated 3.35pm

Monday, 29 September 2014 3:30 p.m. by Transport4chch

Update as at 3.35pm: Waterloo Road has now reopened following the earlier fatal crash.  All movements have been restored at the intersection of Carmen Rd (SH1) and Waterloo Rd.  

CRASH – Waterloo Road CLOSED – Expect delays – Updated 3.15 pm

CRASH – Waterloo Road CLOSED – Expect delays – Updated 3.15 pm

Monday, 29 September 2014 3:15 p.m. by Transport4chch

Update as at 2.50pm - Road closure still in place as below Emergency services are still attending the site of a fatal crash involving a motor vehicle and cyclist at the junction of Waterloo and Carmen Roads in Christchurch. Waterloo Road …