The NZ Transport Agency has confirmed that the Rotorua Eastern Arterial (REA) will not be constructed and that the designation will no longer be required.
To increase efficiency, reduce travel times, and improve safety for all road users travelling around and through the eastern suburbs of Rotorua.
The amended REA designation delivers the best outcomes and benefits. This option uses much of the existing designation between Te Ngae Road and Lake Rotorua.
The benefits include: