- Date 11:02 AM Thursday 9 April 2020
- Type COVID-19
Council’s off-peak bus services in Blenheim, Picton and Renwick that have been operating during the COVID-19 lockdown period will not operate on Friday 10 April (Good Friday) or Monday 13 April (Easter Monday).
Saturday services for Blenheim and Renwick will operate as normal but people are asked not to use public transport if they are feeling unwell.
Passengers using the bus to access essential services, such as the supermarket, pharmacy or medical care, should exercise physical distancing when waiting for and travelling on buses. Stay at least two metres away from other passengers and leave the seat next to you empty.
Wash and dry your hands thoroughly before and after your journey.
All of Council’s transfer stations will be closed on Friday 10 April (Good Friday). Individual operating hours will be observed on Monday 13 April (Easter Monday).
Residents in Blenheim and Picton are urged to use the kerbside rubbish and recycling services, which will continue to operate on public holidays, rather than travelling to transfer stations.