The NZ Transport Agency Board has appointed Michael Heron QC to undertake an independent investigation into recent unauthorised public disclosures of confidential and commercially sensitive information relating to the delivery of light rail in Auckland.
Construction of the Petone to Melling cycleway is set to get underway following a ground-breaking ceremony today to mark this next stage of Te Ara Tupua – the project to create a walking and cycling link from Wellington to Lower Hutt.
Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency and KiwiRail geotechnical advisors and highway and rail managers have been meeting this week on the West Coast to discuss what will be done to return Omoto, east of Greymouth, to a safe highway and rail link.
Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency is pleased to confirm that the Taipā Bridge has opened to two lanes in time for Labour Weekend, with contractors working hard to complete sealing work after delays cause by wet weather.
Consultation starts next week, from Labour Day, on two highway speed reviews in the Clutha District, as part of a Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency initiative identifying highways where lower speed limits could make a big difference in preventing deaths and serious injuries, and where communities are calling for change.