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SH2 Aro Aro Bridge strengthening works to get underway in February


Strengthening works to Aro Aro Bridge on State Highway 2 in the Waiōeka Gorge, approximately 13.5km south of Opotiki, have started this week and some traffic restrictions will apply from Monday 10 February.

Works have commenced on site to prepare for the strengthening works but traffic will only be affected from 10 February.

A single lane closure with speed restrictions will be in place for six weeks from 10 February to allow the works to be completed safely.

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency Bay of Plenty System Manager Rob Campbell says motorists should plan ahead and allow extra time for their journeys.

“The Transport Agency thanks motorists for their patience.”

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