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Road closures: Lincoln Rd; Dalefield Rd; Te Wharau Rd [from Monday 22 April:]

Our roading and waters teams and partners will be out and about across Carterton from Monday on works on our District's network.

Please plan your journey ahead of time.

*Lincoln Road, Monday 22 April [for approx. three months]
- New sewer main on Lincoln Road, between Pembroke Street and Belvedere Road.
- Due to the narrowness of the road at this point, our equipment will make the road impassable during the works.
- No thoroughfare on Lincoln Road between Victoria Street and Pembroke Street.
- This work will be carried out between 7am and 5pm Monday to Friday and is expected to take three months to complete.
- The road will be open for vehicles outside these hours and residents will be given access during work hours.
- A detour will be in place when the section of Lincoln Road is closed, routing vehicles around the site via Kupe Drive.
- All property and emergency vehicle access will be maintained at all times.

*Dalefield Road and Lincoln Road, Monday 22 April
- Sealing Lincoln and Dalefield Roads.
- Primarily Lincoln Road from Dalefield Road to Frederick Street but will include a section on Dalefield Road.
- A lane closure along Dalefield Road and Lincoln Road will be in place during the installation.
- Traffic will also be redirected down Charles Streets to High Street South.
Access to private properties will be maintained with a one-way traffic system in place.

* Te Wharau Rd (Arawhata Hill), Monday 22 April to Friday 3 May
- Alignment of the road and change of grade.
- Detour access will be available via Glenburn Rd
- In the event of bad weather or other unforeseen circumstances, the work will be postponed until the next suitable day.
- While the site is in operation access will be available via Camerons Rd and Glenburn Rd Traffic control will be on site.
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