Road, Bridge & Water Notices

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​Road​​​ Clo​​​su​​r​es

Please do NOT drive dow​​n the closed roads listed below. They may look fine, but be badly damaged and are a danger to use. Road users need to be aware that any damage done to their vehicles on closed roads is not covered by insurance. 

​​These roads remain closed:​

  • Burning Plain Road, Cli​nton

  • River Bank Road, Inch Clutha

​Roadworks

Nuggets Road Slip Repairs

Council contractors will be undertaking slip repairs to the Nuggets Road from 14 September till 23 December 2020.

Motorists can expect delays of up to 15 minutes at a time along Nuggets Road while the work is being done to ensure the safety of workers and the public.

This will be sign posted and drivers will be notified by personnel on the ground as to how long the wait will be.

Council's app Antenno, Council's website and Facebook page will also have updates as needed.

​Temporary R​​oad Closure​


Eastern Car Club Rally

PURSUANT to the Local Government Act 1974, Schedule 10 (clause 11), Notice is given that the Clutha District Council, for the purpose of Eastern Southland Car Club Rally 2020, proposes to close the following roads to ordinary vehicular traffic for the period indicated hereunder.

DATE: 10 October 2020

​​Road:​From:​To:​Time:
​Chapman Roa​​d​Rankleburn ​​Manuka​​10:30am - 4:30pm
​Manuka Road
(Ernslaw One)
​Chapman​Lands End10:30am - 4:30pm

Any person objecting to the proposal is called upon to lodge notice of his/her objection and grounds thereof in writing before Friday 25 September 2020, to the office of the Clutha District Council, Rosebank Terrace, P O Box 25, Balclutha 9240.

Steve Hill
CHIEF EXECUTIVE

Intermittent Road Closures

​​PURSUANT to the Local Government Act 1974, Schedule 10 (clause 11), Notice is given that the Clutha District Council, for the purpose of a Water Upgrade, proposes to intermittently close the following roads to ordinary vehicular traffic during the period indicated hereunder.

For resident access, please contact Andrew Haulage on 03 418 1299.

DATE: 27 August 2020 till 30 October 2020

​​Road:​Detours:​Time:
Chatham StreetDetours will be signposted7am-6pm
Gull Street
Sheerness Street​​
Kingsgate Lane
​It will be an offence under the above regulations for any person otherwise than under authority of an authorised permit to use the road for ordinary vehicular traffic during the period of closure.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may create for the travelling public.

Steve Hill
CHIEF EXECUTIVE

​Dust Suppression

Council have the following two options available for residents concerned about dust from gravel roads:

  1. Dust Suppression by Applicant
    This allows residents to apply to Council to undertake Dust Suppression themselves using an approved dust suppressant product (waste oil no longer permitted) or to employ a Contractor to undertake this work. 

The application form for a permit to apply dust susspression can be found on Council's ​Forms and Guides page:​

More information on these options is available through Council’s web-site www.cluthadc.govt.nz  or call Council on 0800 801 350 and ask for Melanie Scott, Operations Administrator.

Steve Hill
CHIEF EXECUTIVE

WATER NO​​TIC​​ES​​​​​​​​ 

Boil Water and Conserve Water Notice - Glenkenich 

A Boil Water Notice and a Conserve Water Notice  is now in place for users on the Glenkennich Rural Water Scheme due to a backwash pump failure at the plant.  

This means that those affected will need to boil any drinking water for one minute before drinking it. ​​

This includes any water that will be consumed, such as water to brush your teeth, food preparation and washing food that will not be cooked e.g. salad vegetables and ready-to-eat fruit. ​​

Boil Wat​er Notice - Tuap​​eka West

A Boil Water Notice is in place for Tuapeka West.  This means that those affected will need to boil any drinking water for one minute before drinking it. ​​

This includes any water that will be consumed, such as water to brush your teeth, food preparation and washing food that will not be cooked e.g. salad vegetables and ready-to-eat fruit.  ​​

​​​​​STA​Y​ IN​​ T​​​OUCH - Via Antenn​o or Rural Water Scheme​s Text Alert Notifications

Antenno is Council’s app that will keep you up-to-date with water scheme issues such as supply outages and boil water or conserve water notices, directly to your phone. It runs on any smartphone and is available for download from Google Play or from the Apple’s App Store.  ​You can also use Antenno to report a problem/service request to Council. 

You can also choose to have your water notices sent to you via our text message service. This service is optional, and has been developed following consultation with Rural Water Scheme committees.  At any time, names and/or numbers can be added or deleted on request.

Please do not reply to any such text messages. Continue to contact Council in the usual way if necessary (see 'Fault Reporting' above).​

Click here​ for or more information about how to download the Antenno App.

Click here​ to register your cell phone number via an online form.​​​

BRIDG​​E NO​​T​​ICES

Bridge Closures

Closure of Bridge - Tuapeka West Road, Tuapeka Mouth

PURSUANT to Section 342 of the Local Government Act 1974 notice is hereby given that for the purpose of major repairs, the following Bridge 459, Tuapeka West Road, Tuapeka Mouth will be closed to ordinary vehicular traffic for the period indicated hereunder.

Date of Closure​6 July 2020
​Road/Bridge to be closedBridge 459Tuapeka West Road, Tuapeka​​
Time​7 am
Period of Closure​6 July till 25 September 2020
Alternative Route​Break Neck Road and Skinner Road
Re-open15 October 2020
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We apologise for any inconvenience this may create for the travelling public.


Steve Hill
CHIEF EXECUTIVE​

Closure of Bridge - Campbelton Street, Lawrence​​

PURSUANT to Section 342 of the Local Government Act 1974 notice is hereby given that for the purpose of Replacement, the following Bridge 464, Campbelton St, Lawrence will be closed to ordinary vehicular traffic for the period indicated hereunder.

Date of Closure​6 July 2020
​Road/Bridge to be closedBridge 464, Campbelton Street, Lawrence
Time​8 am
Period of Closure​6 July till 25 September 2020
Alternative Route​Colonsay Street or Lismore Street
Re-open​25 September 2020

We apologise for any inconvenience this may create for the travelling public.

Steve Hill
CHIEF EXECUTIVE

Closure of Bridge - Hina Hina Bridge

PURSUANT to the Local Government Act 1974, Schedule 10 (clause 11), Notice is given that the Clutha District Council, for the purpose of Hinahina Road Bridge Renewal is to close the following road to ordinary vehicular traffic for the period indicated hereunder. 

Date of Closure​31 August 2020
​Road/Bridge to be closedHina Hina Bridge - ​Hinahina Road to Lakeside Road
Time​7 am
Period of Closure31 August 2020 till ​7 July 2021
​DetourVia Papatowai Highway, Purkaunui Falls Road and Lakeside Road 
Re-open8 July 2021
​​

It will be an offence under the above regulations for any person other than under authority of an authorised permit to use the road for ordinary vehicular traffic during the period of closure.
 
We apologise for any inconvenience that this may cause to the residents or the travelling public.


 
Steve Hill
CHIEF EXECUTIVE


Bridge Restr​​ictions

Notification of weight and speed limits on bridges. (Heavy Vehicle Regulations 1974 - Regulation 11)

Notice is hereby given that pursuant to Regulation 11 (3) of the Heavy Motor Vehicle Regulations 1974, the Cluth​a 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:

List of bridges weight and speed limits​ ​​ (PDF, 123KB)​

​SH8 Be​​aumont Bridg​​​e replaceme​​​nt project​

​The​​​ existing 134 year-old single lane bridge, one of the oldest on the highway network, and a critical link on SH8 between Milton and Roxburgh in Central Otago​, is n​earing the end of its economic life.​  

 Click here to learn more and follow the project's progress​.​​

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Page reviewed: 18 Sep 2020 3:35pm