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New bus facilities for Frankton Road in Queenstown

Updated: 17 Oct 2014 02:46pm

Work starts on Monday, 20 October, on new bus stop facilities and a safe pedestrian crossing point on State highway 6A Frankton Road near Suburb Street and the Copthorne Lakeview Hotel.

Sheep to help Alice’s slippery slide at Waterview

Updated: 17 Oct 2014 01:41pm

Some of New Zealand’s 30 million or so sheep are set to play a critical role in the next stage of the country’s largest roading project, the NZ Transport Agency’s $1.4b Waterview Connection in Auckland.

Postponement of Greville Road weekend works

Updated: 16 Oct 2014 03:48pm

The NZ Transport Agency is postponing the second weekend of works at the Greville Road interchange on Auckland’s Northern Motorway (State Highway 1), set to start this Friday (17 October) due to wet weather.

Funding boost to develop Whangarei’s cycling/walking network

Updated: 15 Oct 2014 10:30am

The NZ Transport Agency has approved funding for the expansion of the Whangarei District Council’s cycling and walking network in the city.

Spring Creek safety package – much more than just a roundabout

Updated: 13 Oct 2014 04:00pm

The NZ Transport Agency is inviting the public to share its views on the proposed design for a roundabout to make the junction of SH1 and SH62 safer for the thousands of people who use this intersection every day.

Second weekend of restrictions in place at Greville Road

Updated: 13 Oct 2014 02:04pm

The NZ Transport Agency thanks drivers for their patience and support last weekend during the closure of the Greville Road interchange on Auckland’s Northern Motorway (State Highway 1), and reminds them that the second weekend closure starts this Friday (17 October).

Safety improvements on SH1 at Tamahere

Updated: 10 Oct 2014 02:49pm

A passing lane is to be removed and the speed limit reduced to 80km/h to improve safety on a busy section of State Highway 1 just south of Hamilton.

Dual purpose for new weigh-in-motion site

Updated: 10 Oct 2014 01:52pm

A new weigh-in-motion weighbridge is being installed on State Highway 1 at the Rakaia Bridge to support the introduction of High Productivity Motor Vehicles (HPMV) on this key South Island freight route.

Snapchat drug-driving campaign a world-first for New Zealand

Updated: 9 Oct 2014 11:02am

Kiwi stoners are getting more than they bargained for in a world-first drug-driving campaign using the Snapchat social media platform.

School safety benefits from streamlined funding process

Updated: 9 Oct 2014 08:38am

Projects to improve safety around several schools in Auckland are being fast-tracked through a new streamlined funding process developed between the NZ Transport Agency (NZTA) and Auckland Transport (AT).

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