Roading projects currently in progress

Weedons Ross Road Upgrade - Contract 1412

The upgrade of Weedons Ross Road between Maddisons Road and the southern entrance to Kingsdowne Drive in West Melton has been awarded to Downers. Work is due to commence mid-January and be completed by the end of July.

Works include seal widening and three intersection upgrades - Johnson Road, Finlays Road and Newtons Road.

Location Plan [PDF, 796 KB]
Intersection Upgrade [PDF, 419 KB]
Seal Widening [PDF, 1859 KB]

Rolleston Drive and Tennyson Street  Upgrade

The upgrade of this intersection will involve replacing the current roundabout with traffic signals.

The intersection upgrade includes replacing an existing water main and sewer main on Tennyson Street and also piping the remaining section of water race on Tennyson Street, south of the intersection.

In addition, works include the upgrade of Rolleston Drive, west of Tennyson Street, up to Othello Drive. This upgrade is to change this section of Rolleston Drive to a lower speed environment on the approaches to the future town centre entrance and will include new planted median islands and paved footpaths.

Isaac Construction has been awarded the contract. Updates will be supplied Bi-weekly.

Location Plan [PDF, 1422 KB]

Letter Drop [PDF, 32 KB] to property owners along the work site September 2021
Letter Drop [PDF, 41 KB] to property owners along the work site November 2021



Any queries regarding these projects should be addressed to the Transportation team at transportation@selwyn.govt.nz in the first instance.