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Community rallies for Woodend Bypass

Hundreds of residents from across Waimakariri descended on Owen Stalker Park today with their signs and placards, and a clear message for the government to commit to the Woodend Bypass...

Line-up of speakers represents cross-community support for Woodend Bypass, says MP

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey says the line-up of speakers for Sunday’s Rally for Woodend represents a community standing together for the Woodend Bypass.

Residents to continue fight for bypass

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey says residents are asking him to continue the fight for a Woodend Bypass.

Residents rally for bypass

Waimakariri residents are putting their hearts on paper and cardboard to show their support for a Woodend Bypass.

Waimak MP urges residents to support Rally for Woodend

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey is urging Woodend and Waimakariri residents to show their support for a Woodend Bypass at a “Rally for Woodend” on Sunday 9 February at 12.30pm at...

Window of opportunity is a call to action, MP says

North Canterbury residents have been given a window of opportunity to voice their demands that the cancelled Belfast to Pegasus Northern Motorway roading project, including the Woodend Bypass, be re-instated,...

Make it happen, Waimak MP tells NZTA

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey is demanding the New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA) expedites a safety improvement plan to provide safe crossing for pedestrians across State Highway 1 in Woodend.

Community meeting reveals public frustration, MP says

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey says a packed public meeting in Woodend on Thursday night spoke of residents’ frustrations to get infrastructure investment for State Highway 1 from Kaiapoi to Ashley...

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If you’re concerned about the lack of investment in our North Canterbury roads, I invite you to join me tonight for a meeting with the New Zealand Transport Agency at...


A community campaign to make State Highway 1 safe at Woodend and Pegasus is building momentum ahead of a public meeting I am organising to give residents an opportunity to...