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Investigations Continue For Repairs To Mangamuka Gorge Slip Sites

Friday, 7 August 2020, 5:44 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency advises investigations into options for repairs for two slip sites through the Mangamuka Gorge on State Highway 1 are continuing. The gorge has been closed between Victoria Valley Road and Makene Road since mid-July ... More >>

Investigations Continue For Repairs To Mangamuka Gorge Slip Sites

Friday, 7 August 2020, 5:41 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency advises investigations into options for repairs for two slip sites through the Mangamuka Gorge on State Highway 1 are continuing. The gorge has been closed between Victoria Valley Road and Makene Road since mid-July ... More >>

Culvert Collapse At Ravensbourne, SH88, Port Chalmers Highway

Friday, 7 August 2020, 4:32 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

Work underway today in Ravensbourne Culvert collapse at Ravensbourne, SH88, Port Chalmers highway, several services involved in making highway safe Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency’s Coastal Otago highway maintenance team has been busy at Ravensbourne ... More >>

Safer Speed Limits Set On SH16 In Auckland

Thursday, 6 August 2020, 12:38 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency has set new speed limits on State Highway 16 Brigham Creek to Waimauku in west Auckland to help keep all road users safe. After extensive public consultation, the new speed limits will take effect on Monday 7 September ... More >>

Snow Warning For Drivers In The Deep South

Wednesday, 22 July 2020, 4:35 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency is encouraging motorists travelling in the Deep South to plan ahead and prepare for winter driving conditions. Waka Kotahi Journey Manager Tresca Forrester says Metservice has issued a heavy snow watch down to 400 ... More >>

Large Hole Under The Road Closes One Lane On SH10

Friday, 3 July 2020, 3:46 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency advises that SH10 north of Kaeo has been reduced to one lane after a large hole was found under the road surface. The hole is about two metres wide and five metres deep, says Waka Kotahi Northland System Manager Jacqui ... More >>

Interest High In Shaping The Future Of Dunedin Transport

Friday, 3 July 2020, 12:00 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

There’s no shortage of people wanting to have their say on options to create a transport network for the Dunedin Central Business District that’s safer, better connected and with a range of travel choices. More than 500 responses have been received ... More >>

Demolition To Start On Old McClymonts Road Bridge Over SH1

Wednesday, 17 June 2020, 4:00 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

The old McClymonts Road Bridge over the Northern Motorway (SH1) will be demolished piece by piece over the next three months. The large bridge spans will be dismantled slowly over a series of nights from Sunday, 21 June, as part of the Northern Corridor ... More >>

Plan Ahead For Safe Travel Across The South Island Thursday And Friday

Wednesday, 17 June 2020, 12:15 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

Plan ahead if you are travelling across the South Island from the early hours of Thursday morning, says Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency. MetService is forecasting snow across central and southern parts of the South Island that may make driving ... More >>

New Roundabouts To Improve Safety And Traffic Flow In Northland

Tuesday, 9 June 2020, 12:56 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

Work is about to start on two roundabout projects in Northland that will contribute to a safer and more resilient transport network and support regional economic development. The roundabouts at Kawakawa and Puketona are among 13 regional state highway projects ... More >>

Icy Night Ahead In South Island After Icy Weekend

Monday, 8 June 2020, 4:07 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency warns all drivers on alpine and semi-alpine passes in the South Island to beware of ice overnight, tomorrow morning and this week after a particularly icy weekend. The underlying ice combined with snow in some places ... More >>

Urgent Road Repairs After Heavy Rain On SH1 In The Dome Valley

Thursday, 4 June 2020, 4:01 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency advises there will be urgent repairs to the road surface on State Highway 1 (SH1) north of Warkworth tonight. Heavy rain over Queen’s Birthday Weekend has resulted in several potholes appearing in the road outside the ... More >>

New Speed Limits To Improve Safety On SH22 And Local Franklin Roads

Tuesday, 2 June 2020, 12:07 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

Permanent new speed limits on State Highway 22 between Drury interchange and Paerata and on 200 local roads in the Franklin area will take effect on Tuesday 30 June. Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency and Auckland Transport have been working collaboratively ... More >>

Plan Ahead And Drive Safely Over Queen’s Birthday Weekend

Wednesday, 27 May 2020, 4:08 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency is encouraging drivers heading away for Queen’s Birthday Weekend in the Auckland and Northland region to take care and be prepared for heavy traffic, delays and changeable weather. “After the COVID-19 restrictions ... More >>

New Safer, Wider Bridge Opens Over Northern Motorway At Albany

Tuesday, 26 May 2020, 4:29 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

A new, longer and wider bridge has opened over the Northern Motorway (SH1) this morning to give motorists, pedestrians and cyclists a safer connection to public transport, schools and business and retail areas at Albany. The new McClymonts Road ... More >>

Safe, Resilient And Reliable Travel Between Pūhoi And Warkworth – Public Feedback Open

Wednesday, 13 May 2020, 4:04 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency is asking people to have their say on a proposal to toll the Ara Tūhono Pūhoi to Warkworth motorway when it opens. At the same time, Waka Kotahi is asking for formal submissions on their proposal to reduce speed limits ... More >>

Work To Resume On Finishing New Bridge Over Northern Motorway

Wednesday, 29 April 2020, 11:34 am | New Zealand Transport Agency

The new McClymonts Road Bridge over the Northern Motorway at Albany will be finished over the next three weeks as the first activity to kick start the Northern Corridor Improvements project after the COVID-19 Alert Level 4 lockdown. Waka Kotahi NZ Transport ... More >>

Huge Public Response To Northern Pathway Design Consultation

Tuesday, 28 April 2020, 4:06 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency’s latest public consultation on the Northern Pathway for walking and cycling across the Waitematā Harbour has had a huge response from interested people. The three-week consultation ended on Sunday 19 April with 1194 ... More >>

Northland Projects Return To Work Under COVID-19 Alert Level 3

Friday, 24 April 2020, 1:30 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency is preparing for work to resume on state highway construction projects and road maintenance in Auckland and Northland after New Zealand moves to COVID-19 Alert Level 3 on Tuesday 28 April. Construction projects were shut ... More >>

Significant Milestone For Warkworth To Wellsford Transport Corridor Project

Friday, 3 April 2020, 4:33 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency has completed the work necessary for a designation of land to be put in place for a future transport corridor between Warkworth and Wellsford. Auckland Council has formally accepted the Notice of Requirement and resource ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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