Colombo Street / Edgeware Road – Intersection – Minor Safety Improvements


Widen the existing median island at the intersection of Colombo Street and Edgeware Road. This work include; partial reconstruction of existing median island, line marking and associated civil works


Intersection of Colombo Street and Edgeware Road, Edgeware, Christchurch


Work will start Monday 7th October 2019 and end approximately on 18th October 2019. Hours of work will be between 7:00am to 6:00pm


To undertake minor safety improvements to this intersection by widening the existing median island


The Contractor working on behalf of Christchurch City Council is Higgins Contractors Ltd. Advise us if you have specific property access requirements e.g medical visits, home help, large vehicle deliveries, planned works. Please see contact details below:

  • In the event of inclement weather, works will be reprogrammed for the next available date.
  • There may be some construction noise, but we will work hard to keep this at a minimum.
  • Pedestrian access to your property will be maintained at all times but please note vehicle access may be affected during work hours, please be aware that surfaces may be temporarily uneven. We will come and speak to residents prior to this happening.
  • On street parking will be unavailable within the construction area. The Road Shoulder will be closed.
  • Footpaths may be temporarily closed.
  • If walking though construction site please ensure that your footwear is clear from any materials or debris before entering your property to avoid damages to flooring etc.
  • Pet owners are advised to keep animals inside private property during construction.

General Enquiries from 8.30am to 4.30pm on Monday to Friday: 027 285 2023
Work Specific: 027 203 9897
Christchurch City Council After Hours Enquiries: 03 941 8999