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3 Jul 2020 — 7 Jul 2020

Light Nelson - Trafalgar Square

Light Nelson

Nelson City Council has received a proposal from Light Nelson Trust to temporarily close the following road to ordinary traffic:

Trafalgar Square (between Trafalgar Square East and Trafalgar Square West)                                           

Date and time: Friday 3rd July 2020 – Tuesday 7th July 2020, 5pm – 10pm daily

This closure is for the Light Nelson event. Access for pedestrians will be available. Please refer to the plan above for the extent of this proposed closure.

Anyone who wants to give feedback about this proposal can do so in writing by Wednesday 6th May 2020, attention Gillian Dancey, Nelson City Council, PO Box 645, Nelson, or email

The decision on whether the road will be closed will be advertised on the Council's website,

Nelson City Council thanks the public for its patience and understanding.