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Road closures

Roads in Palmerston North may be closed for lots of reasons, including roadworks and events. This page lists planned road closures that may result in detours and delays, as well as other situations when you might need to take extra care to look out for other road users.

Road closures

George Street

Saturday 27 January

Road closed between Main Street and Coleman Mall from 5am to 9pm for the Gravel and Tar cycle event.

CBD closures

The following roads will be closed from 5am to 11am on Wednesday 25 April, for the Anzac Day parade:

  • Church Street from Pitt Street to 84 The Square (Plaza Building)
  • Linton Street from 30 Linton Street to Church Street
  • Fitzherbert Av from 12 Fitzherbert Av to the Square
  • The Square from Church Street to Broadway Avenue
  • Inner lane of The Square from Broadway Avenue to Rangitikei Street
  • The Square from Rangitikei Street to Church Street
  • Main Street from George Street to The Square

Scheduled roadworks

Cuba Street

January to September: Construction to upgrade and beautify the street between Central Energy Trust Arena and George Street.

Expect delays and observe signposted speed limits.

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