Northern Line Cycleway - path renewal works

What

We are renewing a section of the Northern Line Cycleway, which is a shared path for cyclists and pedestrians.

Why

The shared path is designed to be a safe and convenient option for cyclists and pedestrians to travel.

Where

Along the rail corridor between Sawyers Arms Road and Langdons Road rail crossings, Papanui.

When

08 January 2024 to Early February. Monday to Friday, 7am to 6pm (weather/site condition dependent).

Contact

The contractor is CORDE. Phone 0800 267 338, Monday to Friday, 7am to 6pm

Details

What are we doing?

  • We are renewing and widening a shared path cycleway alongside the rail corridor between Sawyers Arms Road and the Langdons Road rail crossings.
  • The construction will include vegetation clearance, asphalt surfacing, and line marking

Where are we working?

Traffic impacts

  • Footpath closures will be at both ends of the existing pathway, with detour signage in place for the duration of the project. We will also close off the side gate access to the walkway for Papanui High School.

Detour Route

  • For people travelling north, the detour route is a right-turn onto Langdons Road, a left-turn onto Sisson Drive and left again onto Sawyers Arms Road. The Northern Line shared path cycleway continues from Sawyers Arms Road rail crossing

  • For people travelling south, the detour route is a left-turn onto Sawyers Arms Road, a right-turn onto Sisson Drive and right again onto Langdons Road. The Northern Line shared path cycleway continues from Langdons Road rail crossing.