Kilmarnock Street - water supply mains renewal


The renewal of water supply mains in Kilmarnock Street.


To replace and upgrade existing wastewater mains and lateral connections which have reached the end of their lifecycle.


Kilmarnock Street and intersections of Straven Road, Harakeke Street, Matai Street, Mona Vale Avenue, and Deans Avenue.


Work will start on 11 January 2021 and is expected to be completed by August 2021.


The contractor is Trenching Dynamix Ltd. Phone 03 381 1771 or site contact Murray Smith, Contract Manager, on 027 223 0636. Alternatively, contact Christchurch City Council on 03 941 8999.


 Traffic management will be installed to keep both road users and workers safe.

Please be aware that reduced speed limits will be in place and on road parking will be limited during the works.

During construction works, both the water supply mains and lateral connections to the property boundary will be accessed, including work across berms and footpaths.

The new water main will be tested and residents will be informed via letter drop prior to any water shut off.

Pedestrian access will be maintained. Access to properties will be maintained using steel plates where required.

Please advise us if you have specific access requirements, such as medical visits, home help, large vehicle deliveries and any planned works.

Thank you for your patience.