On the roads and rubbish collection

Easter info
Road closures
The Strand from Devonport Rd to Harington St, and Willow St from Wharf St to Spring St will be closed from 6am on Saturday until 8pm Sunday for the Jazz Festival. Grey St from Spring St to Elizabeth St will be closed on Saturday from 6am to 6pm. Access to the side streets around these closed streets will also be restricted.
The bus stop on Grey St will be moved to Durham St near the Bay of Plenty Times office on Saturday.
On Sunday, Maunganui Rd will be closed from Banks Ave and Salisbury Ave to Pacific Ave from 10am until 5pm for the Easter Family Festival. There will be no parking within this zone from 6am on Sunday.
On Monday there will be brief road closures for Anzac Day ceremonies affecting parts of Fraser St, 11th Ave and Marine Parade. These road closures are to provide respect and quiet during the Anzac Day services.

People coming into the city for the Jazz Festival will be able to park in the parking buildings on Elizabeth and Spring Sts free of charge on Saturday and Sunday. The parking buildings will be closed on Good Friday and Easter Monday.
Rubbish collection

There will be no kerbside rubbish, recycling or compost collection on Good Friday. Collection will be done on Saturday, April 23 instead. Bins and stickered bags will need to be kerbside by 7am.
The kerbside collection will be done as usual on Easter Monday. The transfer stations at Maleme St and Te Maunga will be closed on Good Friday and open on Saturday, Sunday and Monday from 9am-5pm.

- Bay of Plenty Times

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