South Express Cycleway - Lochee Road closure

Update

What

We’re closing Lochee Road at the Wharenui Road intersection to install a water main. We will also be completing South Express Cycleway work.

Why

Installation of water main and cycleway work including kerb, paving, footpath and landscaping at the intersection of Lochee and Wharenui Road.

Where

Lochee Road, eastern end at Wharenui Road intersection to 60 Lochee Road, Riccarton.

When

Monday 22 November 2021 to Thursday 23 December 2021. Monday to Friday, 7am to 5pm (weather/site condition dependent).

Contact

The contractor is Downer, email David.Larcombe@downer.co.nz, or phone 03 359 0700 with any questions.

Details

Traffic Impacts

We are closing Lochee Road at the Wharenui Road intersection. There will be no exit or entry onto Lochee Road from Wharenui Road. 

Noise Impacts

The work we are doing - sand blasting and saw cutting - will generate some noise. We will endeavour to complete the works as quickly as possible.

Covid 19 Alert Level 2

We'll be working within Covid-19 guidelines to protect the health of our community, our staff and our contractors. We also need your help to stay safe, so if you're passing through, or near, any of our worksites please be mindful of keeping a safe distance (a minimum of two metres) from our traffic management and construction teams.