As people continue to make the most of the fine weather, they will notice road contractors also taking advantage of the hot, dry conditions to advance the significant maintenance programmes across the Waikato and Bay of Plenty state highway network.
As people continue their holiday travel plans or are returning back to work, they will notice road contractors out in force taking advantage of the good weather and advancing significant maintenance programmes across the Waikato and Bay of Plenty state highway network.
Ahead of the new Te Maunga interchange opening to road users in Autumn 2022, State Highway 2 (between Bayfair roundabout and Te Maunga intersection) is scheduled to close from approximately 1.00am on Saturday 15 January 2022 until 5.30am on Monday 17 January 2022 while some of the final elements are added.
Motorists are advised to plan for delays on State Highway 2 between Waihī and Tauranga this week, as Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency contractors get back onto the network to repair, reseal and improve safety along SH2.
State Highway 29 over the Kaimai Range is scheduled for up to three weeks of crucial maintenance work early in the New Year, during which time there will be a number of stages of work and associated traffic management requirements.