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|Road||Date/Times||Event/Organiser||Objection Period/Other Info||Detour|
6 November 2017 - 30 January 2018
Between the hours of 7am - 4pm
Delays of up to 15 minutes between the peiod hereunder.
|We apologise for any inconvenience this may create for the travelling public.|||
|Cross Street (Railway Crossing)||14 December 2017 - 6am to 7pm||railway maintenance||It will be an offence for any person otherwise than under authority of an authorised permit to use the road for ordinary vehicular traffic during the period of closure. ||via North Branch Bruce Road |
|SH90 Suffolk Street and Northumberland Street between Sussex and Kent Streets|
Derby Street from Boundary Street to Forest Street; Forest Street from Pine Street to Kent Street; Kent Street from Forest Street to Northumberland Street; Bushyhill Street from Northumberland Street to Pine Street; Pine Street; Essex Street; Maple Street; Suffolk Street
Friday 22 December 2017
Between 6pm and 8.30pm
|Tapanui Christmas Parade||Any person objecting to the proposals to close the SH90 roads is called upon to lodge notice of their objection and grounds thereof in writing to the Senior Safety Engineer before 5pm, 24 November 2017 at the office of the NZ Transport Agency, Level 2, AA Building, 450 Moray Place, PO Box 5245, Dunedin 9058.|
Any person objecting to the proposals to close the local (Clutha District Council) roads is called upon to lodge notice of their objection and grounds thereof in writing, before 24 November 2017 at the office of the Clutha District Council, 1 Rosebank Terrace, PO Box 25, Balclutha 9230.
During the proposed period of closure, the following provision will be made for ordinary vehicular traffic which would otherwise use the State Highway.
Detour via Station Road, Kent Street, Sussex Street
PURSUANT to the Local Government Act 1974, Schedule 10 (clause 11), Notice is given that the Clutha District Council proposes to close the following to ordinary vehicular traffic for the period indicated:
|Bridge||Date/Times||Event/Organiser||Objection Period/Other Info||Detour|
|Ratanui Bridge (Bridge 309)|||
Council is aware the new guard rails mean it's harder for approaching drivers to see vehicles on the bridge. We've had to bring the guard rails up to current standards for safety reasons.
However, we are looking at what we can do to improve visibility, for example advanced warning signs that will only be activated when there is a car on the bridge. In the meantime, drivers need to slow down and take extra care when approaching this bridge from sides.
Thanks in advance for your cooperation.
Notice is hereby given that pursuant to Regulation 11 (3) of the Heavy Motor Vehicle Regulations 1974, the Clutha District Council has fixed the following maximum weight (and/or speed) limits for heavy motor vehicles and combinations including a heavy motor vehicle on the bridges described hereunder: