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Temporary Road Closures

25 November 2014

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Sunday 30 November 2014 - Kinross Street

Women's Triathlon

Pursuant to the Transport (Vehicular Traffic Road Closure) Regulations 1965, notice is given that
Kinross Street between Redwood Street and Scott Street, Blenheim, (also the MDC car parking beside Smith City and Top Town Cinema) will be closed on Sunday 30 November 2014 from 5.00 am to 12.00 noon for the purpose of the Women’s Triathlon.

The following areas of the Kinross P150 metered carpark will also be closed on Saturday 29 November from 1.00 pm to 12 noon on 30 November 2014 to allow for the setup of the event - from the new Pocket Park to the cinema building. Access to the Scott Street long term carpark from Scott Street remains unaffected as does the carpark behind the Stadium.

During the period of closure, ordinary vehicular traffic may use the road being closed between events under the supervision and authority of an officer of the New Zealand Police (Traffic Safety Branch).

It will be an offence under the above regulations for any person other than under the authority of an authorised permit to use the road for ordinary vehicular traffic during the period of closure.

Any enquiries should be addressed to Sandra Boyd, Marlborough Roads, Ph: 03 520 8330.  


Saturday 6 December 2014 - Market Street and Surrounding Streets

Mistletoe Market

Pursuant to the Transport (Vehicular Traffic Road Closure) Regulations 1965, notice is given that:

  • High Street, Blenheim from the intersection of Seymour Street and Market Street North.
  • Market Street North, Blenheim from the intersection of High Street to the courtesy crossing opposite Le Cupp Café.
  • Wynen Street, Blenheim from the intersection of Market Street to First Lane.
  • Queen Street, Blenheim from the intersection of High Street to Charles Street.
  • Charles Street, Blenheim from the intersection of Kings Lane to Market Street.
  • Arthur Street, Blenheim from the intersection of Kings Lane to Market Street.
  • Market Street, Blenheim from the intersection of Maxwell Road to High Street.

will be closed to ordinary vehicle traffic on Saturday 6 December 2014 between the hours of 6.00 am to 3.00 pm for the purpose of the Mistletoe Market.

During the period of closure, ordinary vehicular traffic may use the road being closed between events under the supervision and authority of an officer of the New Zealand Police (Traffic Safety Branch).

It will be an offence under the above regulations for any person other than under the authority of an authorised permit to use the road for ordinary vehicular traffic during the period of closure.

Any enquiries should be addressed to Sandra Boyd, Marlborough Roads, Ph: 03 520 8330.


Saturday 6 December 2014

Christmas Parade and Christmas Cracker Festival

Pursuant to the Transport (vehicular Traffic Road Closure) Regulations 1965, notice is given that on Saturday 6 December 2014 the following Blenheim streets will be closed to ordinary vehicle traffic from 2.30 pm to 6.30 pm for the purpose of the Christmas Parade.

  • John Street - from the intersection of Henry Street to Hutcheson Street
  • Seymour Street - from the intersection of Alfred to John Street.

Parking prohibition:

Parking of vehicles will be prohibited between 3.00 pm and 7.00 pm in the following streets being the route of the parade.

  • Hutcheson Street from John Street to Alfred Street
  • Alfred Street between Seymour Street and Market Street North
  • Seymour Street between John Street to High Street
  • High Street from Seymour Street to Market Street
  • Queen Street from High Street to Maxwell Road
  • Maxwell Road from Queen Street to Market Street
  • Market Street from Maxwell Road to Alfred Street.

Further notice is given that at the completion of the parade, the following streets are proposed to be closed from 2.00 pm to 8.00 pm for the purpose of the Christmas Cracker Festival.

  • Charles Street between Seymour Street through to Queen Street.

The Noel Leeming and Bayleys carparks will remain accessible.

The Queen Street carpark will be closed to the public from 7.00 am to 10.00 pm to allow set up for the event.

During the period of closure, ordinary vehicular traffic may use the road being closed between events under the supervision and authority of an Officer of the New Zealand Police (Traffic Safety Branch).

It will be an offence under the above regulations for any person other than under the authority of an authorised permit to use the road for ordinary vehicular traffic during the period of closure.

Any enquiries should be addressed to Sandra Boyd, Marlborough Roads, Ph: 03 520 8330.


Saturday 18 December 2014 - Market Street

Artisans' Market

Notice is hereby given that under Section 342 of the Local Government Act 1974 that Market Street - from High Street intersection to Main Street will be closed to all vehicles between the hours of 2.00 pm and 8.00 pm on Thursday 18 December 2014 for the purpose of the Artisans' Market.

Side intersections to Market Street off Charles, Wynen and Arthur Streets will also be affected.

Any enquiries should be addressed to Sandra Boyd, Marlborough Roads, Ph: 03 520 8330.

Alistair Sowman
Mayor

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