Winchester Street and Canterbury Street Intersection: Stormwater Upgrade


We are undertaking the installation of new stormwater infrastructure down the western side of Canterbury Street at the intersection with Winchester Street. Work will include the installation and construction of new drainage infrastructure, new kerb and channel, footpath work and the reinstatement of road pavement and street signs.


Intersection of Winchester Street and Canterbury Street, Lyttelton


Work will start early October and take approximately three (3) weeks


To undertake an upgrade to the Council's stormwater infrastructure due to earthquake damage to existing stormwater asset along Winchester Street. Work will also include the installation of new kerb and flat channel corner roundings on western side of Canterbury Street with Winchester Street.


The contractor is Mike Downs Contracting Ltd. Phone 021 958 444 between 8.30am to 4.30pm from Monday to Friday and Christchurch City Council after hours on 03 941 8999. Advise us if you have specific property access requirements e.g medical visits, home help, large vehicle deliveries, planned works.

  • Road construction works will be undertaken between 7.00am to 6.00pm on Monday to Friday.
  • Increased construction noise disturbance may be encountered but will be kept to a minimum.
  • Temporary lane closures through the site can be expected.
  • Street side parking may be temporary unavailable throughout works.
  • Traffic delays will occur whilst works are being undertaken.
  • Temporary footpath closures / cordoned areas during works may be encountered.
  • Vehicle access to some properties may be temporary unavailable at times.
  • Project duration and specific construction tasks are weather and road operations dependent.
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