Recently it was announced that Nelson City Council was awarded funding from Waka Kotahi for a Streets for People Project in the Nelson South area.

This project is the next step to improve cycling and walking connections in the area, following the success of the award-winning Innovation Streets Project – Nelson South.

The Streets for People project focuses on improving connectivity so that it is safer for people to use active modes of transport when travelling through the area. it also aims to improve the liveability of these streets for residents.


The project area covers Tipahi Street (by the hospital and Broads playing fields), up Franklin Street towards Waimea Road, onto Kawai Street and finally down Hampden Street West.
Project Area - Streets for People

Project Area - Streets for People