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One lane on south side of SH1 Brynderwyn Hills is closed

Wednesday, 17 July 2019, 5:19 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

The NZ Transport Agency advises that a north-bound lane on the south side of State Highway 1 over the Brynderwyn Hills has been closed due to issues with the retaining wall. The left lane has been cordoned off but vehicles can use the passing lane. ... More >>

Overnight tree removal on SH1 for Dome Valley Safety

Wednesday, 17 July 2019, 4:59 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

The NZ Transport Agency advises that contractors will be removing trees on State Highway 1 in the Dome Valley to prepare for safety improvements on this busy state highway. Tree felling is planned for this Sunday night 21 July on the corner of State ... More >>

New Barnes Dance crossings North Dunedin underway

Wednesday, 17 July 2019, 10:50 am | New Zealand Transport Agency

Dunedin is about to get two more “Barnes Dance” pedestrian crossings. Barnes Dance crossings allow pedestrians to cross the road in all directions at once, including diagonally across intersections. A flashing counter allows people to see how many ... More >>

Safer speeds for Northland roads

Tuesday, 16 July 2019, 4:35 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

The NZ Transport Agency is asking people what they think about the speed limits on three stretches of state highway in Northland as it strives to make the roads safer for everyone who uses them. The three roads that the Transport Agency is seeking ... More >>

Demolition of old Taipa Bridge in Northland is on track

Tuesday, 9 July 2019, 10:17 am | New Zealand Transport Agency

The NZ Transport Agency says demolition of the old one lane bridge at Taipa in Northland is going according to plan and should be finished next month. A new two lane bridge has been constructed next to the old bridge, and while half of the bridge opened ... More >>

Kauri tree planting celebrates completion of bridges

Friday, 5 July 2019, 5:26 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

Kauri seedlings were planted on a roadside embankment at Matakohe in Northland today to celebrate the completion of a project to construct two new bridges and a new 2.5km alignment of State Highway 12. More >>

Overnight repairs and roadworks on SH1 in Dome Valley update

Friday, 5 July 2019, 4:17 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

The NZ Transport Agency advises there will be overnight works on State Highway 1 north of Warkworth, starting this Sunday to repair pot holes which have appeared along the state highway after heavy rainfall on Thursday. More >>

Waterview Connection scoops international architecture award

Monday, 24 June 2019, 9:10 am | New Zealand Transport Agency

The Well-Connected Alliance and urban design and architect partners, Boffa Miskell and Warren and Mahoney, are thrilled to have received international recognition for the Waterview Connection project at the Los Angeles Business Council’s Architectural ... More >>

Repair of SH12 partial washout is completed

Thursday, 20 June 2019, 3:53 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

The NZ Transport Agency advises motorists that work to repair a partial road washout on SH12 near Paparoa in Northland has been completed. The work realigned the road by approximately 1.5m to more stable ground after the shoulder subsided in heavy ... More >>

Ashley River/Rakahuri Bridge, SH1 – night closures coming

Friday, 14 June 2019, 3:38 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

The NZ Transport Agency advises drivers that the Ashley River/ Rakahuri Bridge on SH1 north of Waikuku, south of Amberley, will be closed at nights for essential repairs and strengthening work in a week’s time. • The first work period is from 8pm ... More >>

Call for community feedback on eight township plans

Thursday, 13 June 2019, 9:48 am | New Zealand Transport Agency

The NZ Transport Agency is encouraging people along Northland’s Twin Coast Discovery Route to drop in to our community information sessions to give feedback on the potential improvement options being proposed for their townships. The Transport Agency will ... More >>

Southbound lanes of Northern Motorway to close overnight

Wednesday, 12 June 2019, 4:29 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

The NZ Transport Agency advises that the southbound lanes of the Northern Motorway (SH1) will be closed for maintenance work between the Silverdale interchange and Puhoi on Sunday night, 16 June. More >>

Lewis Pass alpine route – care needed on State Highway 65

Wednesday, 12 June 2019, 1:30 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

Lewis Pass alpine route – care needed on State Highway 65, Shenandoah highway between Murchison and Maruia More >>

Matakohe Bridge gets its final seal

Monday, 10 June 2019, 2:02 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

The NZ Transport Agency says the Matakohe Bridges project in Northland is well on the road to completion. More >>

Launch of SH1 Papakura to Bombay Project's Design Phase

Thursday, 6 June 2019, 4:25 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

The NZ Transport Agency has taken a significant step towards supporting population growth in South Auckland, with the State Highway 1 Papakura to Bombay project moving into its detailed design and consenting phase. More >>

Two South Island alpine pass routes closed Saturday Morning

Saturday, 1 June 2019, 1:23 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

Both routes between the West Coast and Canterbury were closed Saturday morning due to snow. The Transport Agency encourages people to decide if they need to travel at all today along routes with bad weather/ snow, and to bear in mind with shorter ... More >>

SH25 Coromandel closed due to a serious crash

Friday, 31 May 2019, 4:37 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

The NZ Transport Agency is advising that SH25 Coromandel is closed between Hikuai and Tairua. More >>

Roof raised on new National Hockey Centre

Friday, 31 May 2019, 10:25 am | New Zealand Transport Agency

The roof has been raised on the new National Hockey Centre marking the half way point in the construction of the world class facility at Rosedale on Auckland’s North Shore. The facility will be the leading international hockey venue in New Zealand ... More >>

Buller River high – travellers advised to avoid Buller Gorge

Thursday, 30 May 2019, 6:18 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

With rain steadily falling across the West Coast and Buller today, and the Buller River rising rapidly, the NZ Transport Agency is advising drivers to avoid the Buller Gorge overnight. Both Murchison to Westport (SH6) or Reefton to Murchison (State ... More >>

Harbour Bridge to sparkle this Queen's Birthday weekend

Monday, 27 May 2019, 4:19 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

Harbour Bridge’s 60th anniversary set to sparkle this Queen’s Birthday Weekend More >>

 

 

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