As part of Christchurch’s Russley Road capital works, the NZ Transport Agency will be reducing the Memorial Ave roundabout to a single lane at nights, to install services.
This work will start this Sunday night, 13 September, through to Friday morning, 2 October. The roundabout, which is the entrance to Christchurch International Airport, will not be reduced on Friday or Saturday nights.
Any over-dimension load drivers planning to drive along State highway 1 (Russley Road / Memorial Avenue roundabout) will need to re-route along this detour route:
Read(external link) the Russley Road Upgrade newsletter.
Visit the project site: http://www.nzta.govt.nz/russley-road(external link)