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Conyers Street Watermain Renewal
Work will start this month to replace an old asbestos cement pipeline along Conyers Street between John Street and Tramway Road.
The project involves replacing a 200mm asbestos cement watermain which was originally installed in 1962, and is part of the upgrade scheme happening throughout the city.
Along with a new pipeline, new valves and hydrants, fittings and connections to properties will be installed.
The work is expected to take until May to complete.
There won’t be any full road closures, but there might be some disruptions to traffic flow and access to properties at times.
Please take care to pay attention to traffic management signs.
While there is a possibility of disruption to your water supply at times, this should be kept to a minimum.
Two new roundabouts to start 2020
Contractors began building one of two new roundabouts in early January – at the intersection of Dunns Road and Marama Avenue in Otatara.
Work at the intersection is expected to take about three months, and those travelling to or from Otatara should be mindful of any speed restrictions and diversions as the works progress.
Meanwhile, the intersection of Rockdale Road, Tweed Street, and Oteramika Road will also be changed to a roundabout, with work expected to start in the second half of February.
Read more about the two roundabouts here.