Safer roads for everyone

11/12/2019 11:32am

At peak morning and evening travel times, we know traffic can build up in places around...

Motorcycle Awareness Month is back for 2019!

04/09/2019 4:21am

September is Motorcycle Awareness Month (MAM) and signals the start of the motorcycling season.

Media Release

Hampden Street trial closure to address intersection safety concerns

15/08/2019 1:32am

Hampden Street (West) will be closed where it meets Waimea Road soon as a 12-month trial...

Media Release

Atawhai speed limit review happening soon

03/07/2019 1:24am

Mayor Rachel Reese is relieved at the news that the New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA) has...

Take extra care on winter roads

29/05/2019 10:34am

Over winter we all need to take extra care and make sure we are driving to...

Free cycle safety training sessions for adults

28/05/2019 1:25am

​If you are new to cycling, just getting back on your bike or simply want to...

Speed Limit survey – please share your thoughts

14/05/2019 12:04pm

​Central Government has placed a focus on reducing crashes on our roads, not only by investing...

Gen road 2 Media Release

Council wants to discuss key issues during Road Safety Week

06/05/2019 9:31am

Road Safety Week runs from 6 till 12 May with a range of events happening around...

Pedestrian Crossings and how to use them

04/04/2019 10:54am

There are several types of crossings in use around Nelson to try and make it safer...

Waimea Road speed limit progress update

07/03/2019 8:29am

​Thanks to all those who took the time to give us feedback on the proposal to...

Proposed plan to reduce crashes between Blenheim and Nelson

06/03/2019 8:23am

Flexible barriers down the middle of the road to stop head-on crashes and rumble strips to...

How to use our courtesy crossings

28/01/2019 10:57am

With the central city experiencing its busy summer period, there have been some reports of confusion...