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 24 September 2021.
Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency is advising of northbound closures of State Highway 51 (SH51) between Napier and Awatoto over two days from Thursday 23 September to allow crews to repair damage to a wire rope barrier.
Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency is asking motorists to drive to the conditions and watch out for surface flooding, slips and fallen trees, with MetService issuing a Heavy Rain Watch for the Bay of Plenty and Coromandel Peninsula.
The effort behind the Hinetapuarau pou near the new Te Whitinga o Tamataipunoa (former Motu) Bridge, just north of Matawai, has been recognised with an award at the recent Structural Engineering Society of New Zealand (SESOC) awards.
People who travel during daytime hours along the Upper Buller Gorge, SH6, will need to build in an extra 30 minutes from next week, 20 September. This work was scheduled to be done earlier but the recent Lockdown Level Four pushed it out.