Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency is proposing new safer speed limits for State Highway 2 (SH2) between Masterton and Featherston and is seeking feedback from locals and people who use this road regularly.
The new signalised intersection at the State Highway 30/Tarawera Road intersection in Rotorua is now operational, marking a major milestone in the Eastern Corridor Stage One project, which is improving the safety of SH30/Te Ngae Road between Sala Street and Iles Road.
Tasman and Nelson residents are being asked for their feedback on an emerging programme of work that looks at ways to improve transport issues in rapidly growing Richmond – Tasman district’s largest population centre and one of the fastest growing.
Picton is the latest town to join others in the upper South Island with no road access due to flooding and high river levels. A local state of emergency was this afternoon declared in Marlborough with people being evacuated from some areas.