Road closures at Welcome Bay next week


A section of State Highway 2 and 29 between the Taipari Street Over Bridge and the Maungatapu Roundabout will be closed overnight from 7.00pm Monday 15 December to 6am Tuesday 16 December as part of on the NZ Transport Agency (NZTA) project to signalise the Welcome Bay and Maungatapu roundabouts.

This closure is to allow the reconstruction of SH2/29 western approach and southern section of the Maungatapu Roundabout.

This work is weather dependant and if postponed will be carried out on the next suitable day.

For information or queries during construction people may talk to a contractor representative:

Phone 07 575 6157 between 7.30am to 5pm
Phone 07 572 8196 for after hours or weekend queries.

Kevin Reid, senior project manager for NZTA says thanked motorists and the local community for their ongoing patience, and asked motorists to stick to the sign posted speed limits, taking special care when travelling through the construction site.