Urgent road works on Tunnel Rd Bridge in Christchurch

A lane drop will be in place heading north on the Tunnel Rd Bridge in Christchurch tonight to complete an urgent repair to a water supply pipe.

The lane drop will be in place from 9pm on Wednesday and will remain in place for about 4 to 5 hours.

A detour will be in place during this work, which will be via Port Hills and Garlands Rds. 






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