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Road Hazard

Location Impact Comments Detour route Update
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Expected resolution
SH 1 Lichfield Road Closed Crash. Due To An Incident At Wiltsdown Rd The Road Is Closed. Avoid The Area Or Delay Your Journey If Possible. Northbound Traffic Follow Detour Te Rere Rd To Cox Rd, Kokako Rd, Ngatira Rd To Sh1. Southbound Traffic Follow Detour Ngatira Rd To Kokako Rd, Cox Rd, Te Rere Rd To Sh1. 25 Oct 2014 14:49 Until further notice
SH 3 Eight Mile Junction To Awakino Tunnel (mangaotaki South) Delays Rock falls. Due To Rockfall Hazard A Lane Closure Is In Place As A Precautionary Measure. A Stop/go Is In Place. Caution. 26 Sep 2014 09:04 Until further notice
SH 1 Near Callaghan Rd, Maromaku. ( Between Kawakawa & Towai) Caution Washout. This Section Highway Is Now Open. 30kmph Speed Restriction In Place. Uneven Road Surface. Take Extra Care. Sh12 May Be Used As An Alternative Route. 18 Jul 2014 18:31 Until further notice

Area Warning

Location Impact Comments Detour route Update
received
Expected resolution
SH 2 Rimutaka Hill Caution Strong Winds. Extra Care Required, Especially For High Sided Vehicles And Motorcycles. N/a 26 Oct 2014 03:06 Until further notice
SH 1 Otaki Caution To Help Ease Holiday Congestion, The Southbound Passing Lane North Of Otaki Will Be Closed From 10am Monday 27 October And Reopen At Approximately 8:00pm That Evening, Depending On Traffic Flow.
Scheduled time:
Start: 27 Oct 2014 10:00
End: 27 Oct 2014 20:00
N/a 24 Oct 2014 10:59 27/10/2014 20:00
SH 30 & SH 5. Rotorua Sth Caution Public Event. Cycle Race Mon 27 Oct. South Of Rotorua. Cyclists On Road; Drive With Care.
Scheduled time:
Start: 27 Oct 2014 07:30
End: 27 Oct 2014 10:30
N/a 23 Oct 2014 09:29 27/10/2014 10:30
SH 30,33,36,5. Lake Rotorua Caution Public Event. Cycle Race Sun 26 Oct. Around Lake Rotorua. Cyclists On Road; Drive With Care.
Scheduled time:
Start: 26 Oct 2014 07:30
End: 26 Oct 2014 11:00
N/a 23 Oct 2014 09:27 26/10/2014 11:00

Road Work

Location Impact Comments Detour route Update
received
Expected resolution
SH 1 Stafford Rd Offramp Northbound Road Closed This Closure Is Now In Place. Delays May Be Experienced By The Public Due To The Ramp Closure.
Scheduled time:
Start: 26 Oct 2014 06:00
End: 26 Oct 2014 10:00
Detour Via Onewa Rd 26 Oct 2014 06:01 26/10/2014 10:00
SH 1 Curran St Onramp Northbound Road Closed This Closure Is Now In Place. Delays May Be Experienced By The Public Due To The Ramp Closure.
Scheduled time:
Start: 26 Oct 2014 06:00
End: 26 Oct 2014 10:00
Detour Via Fanshawe St Onramp 26 Oct 2014 06:01 26/10/2014 10:00
SH 1 Auckland Harbour Bridge Lanes 1 & 2 Northbound Caution This Closure Is Now In Place. Delays May Be Experienced By The Public Due To These Lanes Being Closed.
Scheduled time:
Start: 26 Oct 2014 06:00
End: 26 Oct 2014 10:00
Lanes 3 & 4 Will Be Open Northbound 26 Oct 2014 06:01 26/10/2014 10:00
SH 36 Taumata Rd (southern End) Delays Resurfacing. Pavement Resurfacing Over A 400m Length Approx 1km South Of The Southern Taumata Rd Intersection Starting On Tuesday 28 October. From 7.00am To 6.00pm There Will Be A 30k/hr Speed Restriction With Stop/go Traffic Control. Outside Of Work Hours There Will Be 2 Way Traffic, But The 30k/hr Speed Restriction Will Remain In Place.
Scheduled time:
Start: 28 Oct 2014 07:00
End: 31 Oct 2014 16:00
Not Applicable 24 Oct 2014 15:00 31/10/2014 16:00
SH 5 Taupo To Napier Caution Bridge Repairs. On Mohaka Bridge, There Will Be A 50kmh Speed Limit Until Works Are Completed. Vehicle Restrictions Are No Over Dimension Loads And No Vehicles Exceeding 44 Tonne Except For 50 Max Permitted Vehicles.
Scheduled time:
Start: 23 Oct 2014 17:45
End: 13 Nov 2014 00:00
N/a 24 Oct 2014 09:22 Until further notice
SH 35 Tokomaru Bay To Tolaga Bay Caution Mangatuna Dropouts. Speed Restrictions In Place. Metal Surface. Drive With Care.
Scheduled time:
Start: 20 Oct 2014 14:02
End: 31 Dec 2014 00:00
N/a 20 Oct 2014 14:24 Until further notice
SH 35 Tokomaru Bay To Tolaga Bay Caution Parou Dropout. Speed Restrictions And Give Way In Place. Drive With Care.
Scheduled time:
Start: 20 Oct 2014 14:09
End: 31 Dec 2014 00:00
N/a 20 Oct 2014 14:22 Until further notice
SH 2 Pokeno To Paeroa Caution Construction Of Roundabout At The Intersection Of Sh2 And Sh25 Will From Time To Time Include Temporary Speed Limits And A Stop/go Control.
Scheduled time:
Start: 25 Sep 2014 14:31
End: 12 Dec 2014 00:00
No Alternative Route Required 25 Sep 2014 14:34 Until further notice
SH 1 South Of Cambridge Golf Club Delays Stop / Go Traffic Control Will Be In Place On Weekdays Between 9:00am And 3:00pm To Help With Construction Of The Expressway. Some Delays May Be Experienced.
Scheduled time:
Start: 22 Sep 2014 09:00
End: 14 Nov 2014 00:00
No Detours Will Be Required. 22 Sep 2014 09:00 14/11/2014 00:00
SH 2 Tauranga To Katikati: Wainui Stream Bridge Delays Bridge Repairs. Strengthening Work At Wainui Stream Bridge For Next 10 Weeks. From Wednesday 10 September There Will Be Approximately 6 Weeks Of Shoulder Closures And Then A Series Of Lane Closures. Periodic Stop/go Traffic Control And Speed Restrictions Over This Time Have Potential To Create Delays For Motorists Of Up To 5 Minutes.
Scheduled time:
Start: 5 Sep 2014 12:34
End: 14 Nov 2014 17:00
Not Applicable 19 Sep 2014 09:04 14/11/2014 17:00
SH 1 Just South Of Tirau Delays Construction Of Roundabout At The Intersection Of Sh1 And Sh5 Will From Time To Time Include Temporary Speed Limits And A Stop/go Control.
Scheduled time:
Start: 15 Sep 2014 08:00
End: 12 Dec 2014 00:00
No Detours Will Be Required. 15 Sep 2014 08:01 12/12/2014 00:00

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