Drivers of State Highway 33, between Paengaroa and Rotorua, would have noticed that they are now travelling on the new section of road at Pareteiro. For the last 16 months this section of road has been undergoing major safety improvement works.
Motorists travelling along State Highway 2 (SH2) between Bell Road and Atuaroa Avenue north of Te Puke township are advised that road resurfacing will be undertaken over this section of road this coming weekend.
The NZ Transport Agency has awarded a design contract to upgrade the Te Puna / Minden Road intersection on State Highway 2 (SH2) to Opus Consultants. A roundabout was identified as the best solution to improve this busy intersection.
The night time works scheduled to start this Sunday (9 March) at the northern end of Te Puke township between Atuaroa Avenue and Oroua Street has been postponed and will instead take place in early April, says the Transport Agency.
As part of the New Zealand Transport Agency’s ongoing commitment to maintaining the State Highway network, road resurfacing works are being undertaken along a 1.2 km section of SH3 Ohaupo Road starting at a point 100 metres north of Douch Rd and finishing 400 metres south of West Rd.
The NZ Transport Agency plans to reopen Wayby Station Road a week earlier on Saturday 22 March after it has completed safety improvements at the intersection of the road and State Highway 1 near Wellsford.
Essential deck repair work starting from the middle of this month, will limit night time access across the Kawarau Falls Bridge on State Highway 6 between Frankton and Kelvin Heights for about six weeks.
Te Rapa and Ngaruawahia sections are open, Rangiriri and Cambridge sections are under construction: and future plans under way for the Longswamp, Huntly and Hamilton sections of the Waikato Expressway.