The Grimseys Road cycle/
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Some time tomorrow Sunday 12 July, eastbound traffic on QEII Drive will be switched onto the north side of the new roundabouts at the CNC overbridge. The latest project update can be found at https://
The Council’s latest update on transport projects downstream of the Christchurch Northern Corridor (CNC) reminds us that there hasn’t yet been a decision on the use of the extra lane being established on Cranford Street south of Innes Rd. The Waipapa/Papanui-Innes Community Board will consider this issue in late August/early September. (To subscribe to email updates on the project, head to https://ccc.govt.nz/…/…/stalbans-edgeware-mairehau-projects/)
Today’s Nor’West News reports on proposed changes to roading and transport projects in the area, as the Council revises the Annual Plan in light of the COVID-19 crisis. Where funding has been taken out of the coming year’s budget, Waipapa/Papanui-Innes Board chair Emma Norrish says that projects “will still happen, they have only been deferred.” Next door in Harewood Ward, Councillor Keown is advocating for deeper cuts to achieve a zero rates rise, but also for funding to be brought forward to implement lights at the Harewood/Gardiners/Breens intersection. You can read the full digital edition of the Nor’West News at: https://www.yumpu.com/…/…/63617582/norwest-news-july-09-2020
The July newsletter from the Waipapa/Papanui-Innes Community Board includes:
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Safety improvements at the Wairakei/Grahams Road intersection have been approved by the Waimāero/Fendalton-Waimairi-Harewood Community Board, following consultation earlier this year. Feedback on the proposed design was ‘generally supportive’ with a number of suggestions and concerns also fed back to Council, and some changes made to the design as a result. The board has requested that staff review the operation of the intersection in six months’ time “as to whether right turn arrows or any other safety enhancements would further improve the safety and efficiency” of the intersection. The cycle lanes that are included in the design require the approval of the full Council, and are on the agenda of tomorrow’s Council meeting.
At last Friday’s meeting, the Waipapa/Papanui-Innes Community Board:
The Board will next meet on Friday 7 August. Click through to read the full minutes:
Term 3 night classes at Papanui High School Adult and Community Education are now open for enrolment. Classes will begin the week of 27 July and most will run for 7 weeks.
A full list of courses is available online: https://www.papanui.school.nz/com-ed/categories. For further information please email Barbara Roper firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone the office on 03 350 2701.
Online enrolment is now available on the website or you can email or phone the office.
Recent wet weather has delayed work on Prestons Road at the new bridge over the Christchurch Northern Corridor (CNC). The current westbound closure & detour is now expected to remain in place until early August.