This project will
Improve pedestrian access on River Road
Create a safer place to walk or bike
Connect people with local destinations
We’re working on completing a missing link in Hamilton’s footpath network and improving access for pedestrians along River Road between the Kirikiriroa Bridge and Day’s Park.
The upgrades will include:
The changes are designed to create calmer streets and a more connected and walkable neighbourhood. It will also complete a missing link in our footpath network and provide improved access for pedestrians to local destinations such as the Waikato River, Swarbricks Landing and Day’s Park.
This project is funded by Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency’s Transport Choices programme, and it will help create a connected network across the city, supporting Council’s move to a low emissions transport system in response to climate change.
September 2023Public feedback has closed, and the project has moved to the design phase. It will be considered by the Council’s Infrastructure and Transport Committee for…
April 2024With final design and construction approval from Waka Kotahi, we expect work to begin in April 2024.
June 2024Our goal is to complete the project by June 2024. All projects in the Transport Choices programme will be completed by June 2024.
Last updated 22 September 2023