Kilmarnock Street - water supply mains renewal

What

The renewal of water supply mains in Kilmarnock Street.

Why

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

Where

Kilmarnock Street, Riccarton.

When

11 January 2021 to August 2021 (weather/site condition dependent).

Contact

The contractor is Trenching Dynamix Ltd. Phone 03 381 1771 or Murray Smith, Contract Manager, on 027 223 0636. Alternatively, contact Christchurch City Council on 03 941 8999. Advise us if you have specific access requirements, e.g. medical visits, home help, large vehicle deliveries and any planned works.

Details:

  • We will be working along Kilmarnock Street at the intersections of Straven Road, Harakeke Street, Matai Street, Mona Vale Avenue, and Deans Avenue.
  • Traffic management, reduced speed limits, and road parking will be limited to keep both road users and workers safe.
  • Pedestrian access will be maintained. Access to properties will be maintained using steel plates where required.
  • 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.