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Easter/Anzac break traffic management on SH29

Wednesday, 16 April 2014, 4:58 pm | NZ Transport Agency

Motorists travelling along State Highway 29 via the Kaimai Range towards Tauranga are advised that the road is reduced to two lanes at the base on the Hamilton side of the Kaimai Range and a speed restriction of 50 km/h is also in place this Easter/Anzac ... More >>

Waikato Expressway temporary intersection construction

Wednesday, 26 March 2014, 5:31 pm | NZ Transport Agency

Drivers travelling south of Cambridge are advised that some delays may be expected on Tirau Road along State Highway 1 south of the Cambridge Golf course, due to ongoing Waikato Expressway construction activity, says the NZ Transport Agency. More >>

Alice taking a short break at Waterview

Monday, 10 March 2014, 2:39 pm | NZ Transport Agency

Drilling at the Waterview Connection project in Auckland is stopping for three weeks while workers get ready for the next stage of the massive motorway project. More >>

Funding support for Auckland bus/rail upgrade

Friday, 28 February 2014, 3:53 pm | NZ Transport Agency

Two keys projects linked to the upgrade of bus and rail services in Auckland south have received $1.6m in funding from the NZ Transport Agency. More >>

Safety improvements on State Highway 29 - Maungatapu Bridge

Friday, 28 February 2014, 12:30 pm | NZ Transport Agency

A safety project to install a new median barrier at the Maungatapu bridge will beginnext Tuesday (4 March) says the NZ Transport Agency. The work will take approximately two months to complete. More >>

Changes near Lincoln on Auckland’s Northwestern

Tuesday, 25 February 2014, 12:47 pm | NZ Transport Agency

This Thursday marks the start of a number of changes that will affect drivers using the Lincoln Road interchange on Auckland’s Northwestern Motorway (State Highway 16). More >>

Harry Wilson on moving more freight on few trucks

Wednesday, 19 February 2014, 2:43 pm | NZ Transport Agency

The Transport Agency is working hard to make New Zealand’s freight transport system both safer and more efficient. Improving safety, while reducing the cost of doing business, will make New Zealand a better place to live and work. More >>

Care needed driving through toll road tunnels

Friday, 14 February 2014, 4:27 pm | NZ Transport Agency

The NZ Transport Agency advises people using the Northern Gateway Toll Road on State Highway 1 north of Auckland to drive with care when diversions are in place next week because of regular maintenance work in the twin tunnels at Johnstone’s Hill. More >>

Motorists asked for continued patience with summer works

Thursday, 13 February 2014, 2:57 pm | NZ Transport Agency

13 February 2014 | NZ Transport Agency - Southern Region Motorists driving north of Christchurch on State Highways 1 and 7 are being asked for their continued patience as work continues on the highways summer maintenance programme. The NZ Transport ... More >>

Next stage of Grafton cycleway nearing completion

Wednesday, 5 February 2014, 4:49 pm | NZ Transport Agency

The NZ Transport Agency says central Auckland’s busy Alten Road has been re-opened but drivers, cyclists and walkers still need to take care until the next stage of the nearby Grafton Gully cycleway is completed. More >>

Contract award for next stage of Western Ring Route

Wednesday, 5 February 2014, 4:37 pm | NZ Transport Agency

The contract to construct the next stage of Auckland’s Western Ring Route – upgrading the Northwestern Motorway (State Highway 16) between the St Lukes Road and Great North Road interchanges – has been awarded to the Australian-based infrastructure ... More >>

Motorists warned of frequent changes to Central City traffic

Tuesday, 4 February 2014, 1:48 pm | NZ Transport Agency

Christchurch motorists are being warned to plan their trips and, where possible, avoid driving through the Central City during peak hours with the major infrastructure rebuild getting underway this year within the four avenues. More >>

State Highway 29 safety works to start early February

Thursday, 30 January 2014, 4:05 pm | NZ Transport Agency

Work to continue making safety improvements for motorists along State Highway 29 (SH29) will start early next month says the NZ Transport Agency. The Transport Agency says the work will involve installing road side barriers in high risk locations of ... More >>

Three bridges to be strengthened along SH29 for HPMV acces

Friday, 24 January 2014, 11:27 am | NZ Transport Agency

The NZ Transport Agency says work on three bridges along State Highway 29 (SH29) between the lower Kaimais and Tauranga will allow High Productivity Motor Vehicles (HPMV) to carry greater volumes of freight mass along this section of road. NZ Transport ... More >>

Woodend Corridor designation to be notified

Thursday, 23 January 2014, 1:47 pm | NZ Transport Agency

The NZ Transport Agency’s Notice of Requirement for a designation over the land needed for the bypass route for Woodend will be notified by the Waimakariri District Council this Saturday (25 January). More >>

Busy link closed for next stage of Grafton cycleway

Thursday, 23 January 2014, 1:43 pm | NZ Transport Agency

The NZ Transport Agency says central Auckland’s busy Alten Road is closed while the next stage of the Grafton Gully cycleway is being completed. Alten Road, which connects with Stanley Street (State Highway 16) in Grafton Gully and is a heavily ... More >>

Waikato Expressway info day for Longswamp & Rangiriri

Friday, 17 January 2014, 1:22 pm | NZ Transport Agency

If you want to know more about the Longswamp or Rangiriri sections of the Waikato Expressway a combined information day is planned for later this month. More >>

Auckland’s ironman Sunday will impact on drivers

Wednesday, 15 January 2014, 3:46 pm | NZ Transport Agency

The NZ Transport Agency advises drivers to plan their travel in Auckland this Sunday (19 January) because sections of the city’s state highway network, including some lanes on the Auckland Harbour Bridge, will be used for an international triathlon ... More >>

Work begins on SH74 at Lyttelton Tunnel

Wednesday, 15 January 2014, 2:53 pm | NZ Transport Agency

Motorists are being advised of possible delays on State Highway 74 at the site of the former Lyttelton Tunnel Control Building from next Monday (20 January) as work gets underway rebuilding the retaining wall and repairing the road. More >>

Plan ahead for travel for Auckland’s Big Day Out

Tuesday, 14 January 2014, 12:49 pm | NZ Transport Agency

The NZ Transport Agency reminds people to plan their travel to the ‘Big Day Out’ music festival at Western Springs Stadium in Auckland this Friday (17 January). More >>



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