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Friday target to re-open SH1 link in Northland

Updated: 23 Jul 2014 04:49pm

The NZ Transport Agency says good progress is being made on repairs to State Highway 1 on the Brynderwyn Hills in Northland.

Paengaroa weigh station officially open

Updated: 23 Jul 2014 04:43pm

A state-of-the-art weigh station in the Bay of Plenty is set to make the state highway network safer for everyone.

Work to stabilise big Brynderwyns slip underway

Updated: 22 Jul 2014 04:59pm

The NZ Transport Agency says it plans to have State Highway 1 on the Brynderwyn Hills in Northland re-opened to all vehicles at the end of this week weather permitting.

Mentor programme removes barriers for young drivers

Updated: 22 Jul 2014 04:54pm

A new driver mentor programme was launched in Christchurch today (22 July 2014) aimed at helping young learner drivers to get their restricted licence.

Open days for Southern Corridor Improvements

Updated: 22 Jul 2014 11:07am

People will have their first opportunity to look at the initial project designs and provide feedback for the Southern Corridor Improvements in Auckland at open days being organised by the NZ Transport Agency from next week.

Truck drivers asked to help keep Huntly quiet

Updated: 22 Jul 2014 10:21am

Truck drivers are being urged to keep the noise down by not using their engine brakes when travelling through Huntly.

Work starts on SH1 repairs on Northland’s Brynderwyn Hills

Updated: 21 Jul 2014 04:56pm

The NZ Transport Agency will make a decision late Tuesday afternoon on whether it is safe or not to re-open State Highway 1 on the Brynderwyn Hills in Northland.

Winter blast prompts call for motorists to take extra care

Updated: 21 Jul 2014 01:58pm

With sleety showers, hail and snow forecast for Banks Peninsula and the Port Hills tonight, the NZ Transport Agency is urging motorists to take extreme care on Canterbury roads during the next few days.

Changes at Auckland's St Lukes westbound interchange

Updated: 18 Jul 2014 03:45pm

Drivers are advised of temporary changes at the St Lukes interchange on Auckland's Northwestern Motorway (State Highway 16) as work to complete the Western Ring Route gathers pace.

Detours in place for TEL works

Updated: 18 Jul 2014 03:20pm

Short detours will be in place at the State Highway 2 (SH2)/ Domain Rd interchange in Tauranga this Sunday July 20.

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