Updates


Awahuri-Feilding Road Stage 2 Roading Safety Improvements (Kawakawa Block)
Awahuri-Feilding Road Stage 2 Roading Safety Improvements are nearly complete. All pavement and drainage works have been completed with minor finishing work at the site expected to be complete by end of June 2019.

(Last Updated: 30/05/2019)

Mangaweka Bridge
Geotechnical, Hydraulic, Ecological, and Architectural investigations are complete, with reports in their final review. Preliminary work has started on the structural design work. Monopile design is well advanced.

A site meeting was held with members of the structures team, and contractors that had registered interest in the Early Contractor Involvement (ECI) process. Following feedback from the ECI meetings we have adopting lifting the bridge deck into place as our preferred construction methodology.

Currently preparing consenting documentation, and liaising with affected parties, and tangata whenua.

(Last Updated: 30/05/2019)

Cemetery Road Pavement Rehabilitation
Works are nearly complete on the reconstruction of Cemetery Road between SH3 and Hedges St. Sweeping will be undertaken shortly as well as the repair of a small patch of seal that did not take.Asphalt is scheduled to be applied at the end of May 2019.

(Last Updated: 01/05/2019)

Sanson Water Treatment Plant
A new water treatment plant is to be constructed in Sanson. The new water treatment plant will ultimately replace the current treatment system that is located between the Rangitikei River and Sanson. The site for the water treatment plant is located in Sanson, and a new bore and reservoir have already been constructed on the site. Construction has commenced on the foundation for the treatment building.

(Last Updated: 04/04/2019)

Satori Way Stormwater
A stormwater pipe upgrade commenced 20 February to address the flooding issues in this area. The pipes will flow the stormwater into the Makino Stream. Pipe installation has been completed from Satori Way to 102 Awahuri Feilding Road and from Stocklines Yard to the intersection of Satori Way and Awahuri Feilding Road. Estimated completion date is April 2019.

(Last Updated: 04/04/2019)

Hiwinui Footpath Stage 1
Works are currently underway on stage 1 of the Hiwinui footpath. Once completed the footpath will allow children, parents and residents to walk safely to Hiwinui school. Stage 1 of the footpath is approximately 530m long and is presently being constructed on Reid Line East between number 930 and the bus park opposite the school. A variable speed limit has also been installed in the areas outside the school which will reduce traffic speeds during school drop off and pick up times. This is part of Manawatu District Councils safer journeys for schools programme. Completion of stage one is expected at the end of April 2019.

(Last Updated: 20/02/2019)