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Normanby highway realignment getting ready for construction

Updated: 29 Jan 2015 11:20am

The NZ Transport Agency is advising the public that over the next few weeks, work will be visible in the vicinity of the State Highway 3 Normanby Overbridge in South Taranaki as crews start to set up in preparation for the construction on a new, safer realignment.

Transport Agency urging drivers to watch out for ‘summer ice’ on the roads

Updated: 28 Jan 2015 03:08pm

With rain forecast in many parts of the country after an extended run of hot summer days, the NZ Transport Agency is urging drivers to be aware of potentially dangerous ‘summer ice’ on the roads.

Honda Jazz ticks ANCAP safety boxes with 5-star rating

Updated: 28 Jan 2015 10:11am

More accolades for the compact Honda Jazz following on from success in its category at the New Zealand Car of the Year awards last month.

SH1 Victoria Park Viaduct Upgrade - progress update

Updated: 28 Jan 2015 09:01am

The Auckland Motorway Alliance is making steady progress installing 1.5km of new steel barrier and 50 LED lights on the Victoria Park Viaduct. We are on track to finish the upgrade by Wednesday 18 March 2015.

Contract let for new Glenda Drive roundabout at Frankton

Updated: 27 Jan 2015 10:32am

The Transport Agency has awarded a contract to Fulton Hogan Limited for a new roundabout that will significantly improve access from State highway 6 (SH6) to the Glenda Drive industrial area at Frankton near Queenstown.

Further safety improvement work at the Nevis Bluff

Updated: 26 Jan 2015 10:47am

Another round of safety improvement work begins early next month at the Nevis Bluff above State Highway 6 between Cromwell and Queenstown

Highways busy for region’s holiday weekend

Updated: 23 Jan 2015 03:10pm

Auckland motorists are being encouraged by the NZ Transport Agency to plan ahead for safer travel and to be aware of potential delays on regional state highways this Auckland Anniversary Weekend.

Local SH1 safety improvements getting underway from next week

Updated: 23 Jan 2015 03:03pm

The NZ Transport Agency is advising that work will be kicking off on safety improvements at two local SH1 intersections in the weeks ahead.

Waikato Expressway public information day – February 11

Updated: 23 Jan 2015 02:38pm

The NZ Transport Agency is inviting people to attend a public information day on February 11 to learn more about progress on the Longswamp and Rangiriri sections of the Waikato Expressway Road of National Significance.

Brougham Street works to improve safety and traffic flow

Updated: 22 Jan 2015 01:02pm

Work is underway at three intersections along Brougham Street (State Highway 76), Christchurch, to improve pedestrian and cycle safety, as well as traffic flows.

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