Residents have a range of concerns, including delays in repairs, funding allocations and the ongoing uncertainty about the future of Kenepuru Rd.
An investigation into the circumstances of the crash is underway.
State Highway 6 will close for emergency repairs after flooding in August severely damaged the roads in the region.
State Highway 1 is closed, but there are diversions in place.
A person was removed from the building in critical condition but passed away at the scene shortly after.
However, a question mark remains over whether some of the roads will ever be rebuilt.
The damage is extensive and widespread throughout the Marlborough Sounds, with landslides or dropouts every 100m in some areas.
1News' Jessica Roden travelled to the Marlborough Sounds to meet affected homeowners.
Those who lost their lives were from the The Nature Photography Society of New Zealand.
Large tracts of the roading network still haven’t been inspected for damage.
The head-on crash between a van and a refrigerated goods truck killed seven of the nine family members travelling in the van.
Around 12 flights run every day to help ferry passengers between Nelson and Blenheim.
The men were arrested after a gang property in Blenheim was searched.
Many are hoping Thursday night's forecast rain doesn't tip them over the edge.
A spokesperson says Waka Kotahi aims to re-opening key sections of SH6 by the end of August.
The Nelson community is picking up the pieces after a one-in-100-year flood devastated the region.
The Lightfoots are completely cut off and fear severe weather could become their region's new normal.
It comes on top of the $200,000 already promised to the Nelson mayoral fund.
One house is at the bottom of a gully, while others hang precariously above.
It means no Interislander passenger services are available until Tuesday as the Kaitaki ferry is currently in Sydney for repairs.