We're making improvements for people on foot and on bikes

This is one of several projects under way, or starting soon in this area, which will together provide safer and easier biking connections to places including the Kilbirnie shops, Miramar, Newtown, and the central city via Evans Bay.

The bike path and separate footpath will be developed on the St Patrick’s College side, replacing the existing shared path. The two-way bike path will connect with the new bike paths being built on Rongotai Road, the two-way path to be built around Evans Bay, and the new paths being constructed on Cobham Drive.

Work to install the new paths will be under way from 13 December at the Cobham Drive end. View the construction details.

Councillors approved the project in March 2018 following community engagement in 2017.

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13 December 2018 Construction under way

Contractors will start on the section between Cobham Drive and Kilbirnie Crescent, at the Cobham Drive end, from 13 December. Over the next two months, the focus will be to get as much done as possible near St Patrick's College during the school holidays.

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This part of Evans Bay Parade is part of the Kilbirnie Connections network. You can find more information about the work done to date in the Kilbirnie Connections timeline.

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