The NZ Transport Agency wishes to advise that Kairua Road in Tauranga will be closed to through traffic between 9am and 4pm, today, Monday 21st July.
Motorists are advised to use the alternative route via State Highway 2 (SH2) and Welcome Bay Road to allow contractors to complete construction works.
The Transport Agency apologises for any inconvenience and thanks motorists for their understanding.
For real time information on highway conditions and incidents visit www.nzta.govt.nz(external link) call 0800 4 HIGHWAYS or follow @nztawaibop on twitter.
For personalised information about driving conditions on their frequently used routes, motorists can check out and sign up to On The Move at www.onthemove.govt.nz.(external link)