Moorhouse Avenue, Central City. Fresh water repair.

Works Begin 19 Feb 2017 Works End
Works Status

Where: The intersection of Antigua Street and Moorhouse Avenue.

When: Starting Sunday, 19 February for about three nights.


What we are doing

  • Downer, as part of SCIRT, is repairing the earthquake damaged road, wastewater, storm water and freshwater pipes in a section of Moorhouse Avenue.
  • Starting on Sunday 19 February for about three nights, we will be installing a freshwater mainline. See Map 1 above for location of works.
  • We will be working from 7:30pm to 6:30 am, subject to favourable on-site and weather conditions.
  • We will be doing this work at night to minimise the impact to businesses and traffic flow during the day.



Traffic impacts

  • Antigua Street will be closed at the southern Moorhouse Avenue intersection. See Map 1 above for location of works.
  • Westbound traffic on Moorhouse Avenue will be reduced to two lanes.
  • There will be no right turns across the Moorhouse Avenue and Antigua Street intersection.
  • Vehicle and pedestrian access to businesses and properties will be maintained at all times.
  • There will be no on-street parking around the worksite. Please be alert to changes in traffic management, follow signage and drive to changed conditions.
  • Need more information? Call Downer on 0800 400 310 or email [email protected] [1] between 8:30am and 5:00pm Monday to Friday.
Start date: 
Sun, 19/02/2017
Project numbers: 
Downer [3]