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Weekend closures on Auckland's SH16

Updated: 17 Sep 2014 12:03pm

The NZ Transport Agency says significant closures will have a big impact on drivers using a section of Auckland’s Northwestern motorway citybound (State Highway 16) and the Great North Road interchange during the weekend of 27/28 September.

Traffic restrictions as Lookout Point highway works ramps up

Updated: 15 Sep 2014 05:06pm

The ability for drivers to make turns or cross the State Highway 1 at Lookout Point will be more restricted, as the Transport Agency progresses the Caversham Valley Safety Improvements project in this area.

Rotorua vehicles get a safety TWIRL

Updated: 15 Sep 2014 01:17pm

Educating drivers about the importance of vehicle safety was the focus of a combined NZ Transport Agency and police inspection in Rotorua this month.

Heavy rain expected in the Bay of Plenty: drive with care

Updated: 12 Sep 2014 01:31pm

The NZ Transport Agency is urging travellers in the Bay of Plenty to drive to the conditions, with moderate to heavy rain expected in parts of the region today and tomorrow.

Pūhoi – Warkworth RoNS granted final consent

Updated: 12 Sep 2014 01:19pm

The NZ Transport Agency welcomes the final decision from a Board of Inquiry to grant designation and resource consents for the construction of the Pūhoi to Warkworth stage of the Ara Tūhono – Pūhoi to Wellsford Road of National Significance (RoNS).

$450,000 revamp planned for SH1 Cambridge roundabout

Updated: 10 Sep 2014 05:04pm

A temporary roundabout on State Highway 1 (SH1) in Cambridge will get a $450,000 revamp so it can stay in place, thanks to a partnership between the NZ Transport Agency and Waipa District Council.

Growing base of safe second-hand vehicle choices

Updated: 9 Sep 2014 02:48pm

New Zealand’s fleet of second-hand vehicles is growing safer as revealed in the latest release of the Used Car Safety Ratings guide today.

Haast Pass opening hours extended again

Updated: 9 Sep 2014 11:14am

The NZ Transport Agency has again extended the opening hours at the Diana Falls slip site on State Highway 6 through Haast Pass.

Wet weather driving care needed after dry spell

Updated: 9 Sep 2014 10:48am

With heavy rain forecast for the West Coast tomorrow after an extended dry spell, the NZ Transport Agency is urging motorists to take extra care travelling about the region.

Motorists warned of delays on State Highway 7

Updated: 8 Sep 2014 04:23pm

Motorists are being warned of delays on State Highway 7 near Omoto from tomorrow (9 September) with the laying of new sewer pipes by the Greymouth District Council.

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