Work is getting underway next week to complete installation of rumble strips on four sections of state highway in Manawatū-Whanganui – part of the NZ Transport Agency’s Safety Boost Programme for making rural state highways safer.
The Melling transport improvements project will be jointly consented as part of the RiverLink partnership between the NZ Transport Agency, Greater Wellington Regional Council and Hutt City Council, Transport Agency Director of Regional Relationships Emma Speight announced today.
The NZ Transport Agency is advising that State Highway 35 Customhouse Street will be down to one lane on Tuesday 24 September from 7am to 5pm, while work is underway to repair the road at the railway crossing.
The NZ Transport Agency is inviting the community to a public information session on Tuesday 24 September to see and hear about concept plans for safety improvements on State Highway 2 running through Pakipaki township.
The NZ Transport Agency is advising that the westbound lane of Saddle Road between State Highway 3 Ashhurst and State Highway 3 Woodville will be closed on Tuesday 17 September and Wednesday 18 September, from 8.30am to 2.30pm both days.
The introduction of metered lights at the Paremata roundabout has resulted in improved overall journey times and a safer experience without significantly affecting northbound road users, according to data from the NZ Transport Agency.