The large crane at the Memorial Park Underpass construction site is about to be christened with a new name, courtesy of the children of Mount Cook School, as the site gets ready for the milestone of the 'big dig'.
Heavy rain forecast for Auckland and Northland can create dangerous driving conditions after the extended dry spell, and the NZ Transport Agency says people will need to take care on wet highways and roads.
The NZ Transport Agency advises of the following closures for motorway improvements. Closures start at 9pm and finish at 5am, unless otherwise stated. Work delayed by bad weather will be completed at the next available date, prior to Friday, 19 April.
The NZ Transport Agency (NZTA) has today welcomed the Board of Inquiry's final decision to approve the regulatory and resource consents applications lodged by the NZTA for the Mackays to Peka Peka expressway project.
The NZ Transport Agency advises there will be re-surfacing work on a section of Auckland's Northwestern Motorway (State Highway 16) Westbound, between Newton Rd and the St Lukes Interchange, starting tonight, Thursday 11th April.