Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency is inviting businesses in Manawatū and Tararua to two procurement information sessions this month, to help put them in a strong position to bid for work on Te Ahu a Turanga: Manawatū Tararua Highway project.
The Christchurch Northern Corridor (CNC) Alliance and Te Ngāi Tūāhuriri Rūnanga have completed work on a project which will see 11 storyboards which depict the history of the area and the importance of the environment along the new Christchurch Northern Corridor.
Work is now underway to strengthen the resilience of State Highway 2 at Raupunga and Tahaenui Bridge, as part of a wider programme which aims to improve resilience and safety on the state highway network in the Hawke’s Bay and Gisborne regions.
Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency is reminding New Zealanders of the changes to customer services following the Auckland region moving to Alert Level 3 and the rest of New Zealand moving to Alert Level 2 from 11.59pm on Sunday night.
Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency advises the State Highway 2 Waihī to Tauranga Corridor Open Day planned for Wednesday 17 February in Katikati is regrettably postponed, due to the Bay of Plenty region entering COVID-19 Alert Level 2.
Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency advises multiple worksites are active on State Highway 30/Te Ngae Road, between Sala Street and Iles Road, in Rotorua next week, as part of the Eastern Corridor Stage One project.
12 February UPDATE: Due to an unfavourable weather forecast, the below works, which had been scheduled to start on Sunday 14 February and be completed on Thursday 18 February, will now commence on Wednesday 17 February and be completed on Saturday 20 February. All other details remain the same. Waka Kotahi thanks motorists for their patience.
Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency advises of the following closures for motorway improvements. Work delayed by bad weather will be completed at the next available date, prior to Friday, 19 February 2021 Please note this traffic bulletin is updated every Friday.
Fridays are the quietest weekday morning on Wellington’s transport network, the busiest time to drive into the city is just after 7am on a Tuesday, and traffic volumes are back to pre-Covid levels despite more people working from home, according to a Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency analysis.
Two sporting events this weekend, one linking the West Coast and Canterbury, the other in Buller District, will cause some traffic delays and require road users to plan ahead, says Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency.
Work will begin this Friday, 12 February, on a major upgrade of the State Highway 58 (SH58) interchange at Pāuatahanui to allow for more traffic and better flow between SH58 and the new Transmission Gully motorway, scheduled to open in September this year.