Road Closures

Planned road closures

Wings over Wairarapa

Pursuant to the Transport (Vehicular Traffic Road Closure) Regulations 1965, notice is hereby given that the Masterton District Council will be closing the following roads to ordinary vehicular traffic for the Wings Over Wairarapa 2019 Air Festival for the period indicated hereunder:

Roads to be closed to Ordinary Vehicular Traffic

Solway Crescent

Gimson Street

South Belt

South Road and South Road Extension from immediately south of the Devon Street intersection to the road termination at the Waingawa River.

Manaia Road from South Road to its intersection with Te Whiti Road.

No Parking Restrictions

No parking will be permitted on either side of the road, along the controlled length of Manaia Road, South Belt, South Road from Devon Street to the River and Solway Crescent from its intersection with SH2 to 30 Solway Crescent.

Period of Closure

South Road Extension

Thursday 21 February to Sunday 24 February 2019 from 8.00am – 10.30pm

 

Solway Crescent

Gimson Street

South Belt

South Road from immediately south of the Devon Street

Manaia Road from South Road to its intersection with Te Whiti Road.

Saturday 23 February 2019 5:30 am – 10.30 pm and

Sunday 24 February 2019 5:30 am – 10.30 pm

 

Alternative Provision for Ordinary Vehicular Traffic

Residents in the above roads will have normal access to their properties.

 

During the period of closure the following provisions will be made for ordinary vehicular traffic which would otherwise use the road:-

  1. Marshals will be provided for the convenience of residents who may require to use that section of closed road.

 

  1. During the period of closure there will be a dedicated emergency lane down the centre of South Road.
  2. The above may be changed via STMS and the Local Road Controlling Authority on the day.

 

It will be an offence under the above Act for any person otherwise than under authority to use the street for ordinary vehicular traffic during the period of closure.

Dated this 15 February 2019.

 

Susan Southey

PLANNING & BUILDING MANAGER

Road closures due to weather or emergency events.

 

No emergency road closures currently.