Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency advises State Highway 25 is closed between Tairua and Whitianga due to flooding at Wade Road. State Highway 2 is also closed north of Paeroa, where a roof has come down due to the wind, taking out power lines at the same time.
Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency has welcomed news that Ngāti Tama has voted with an 82 percent majority in favour of the agreements with Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency, which allow land needed for the Mt Messenger Bypass to be exchanged.
Traffic on State Highway 3 near the Awakino Tunnel will be stopped for 20-30 minutes at around 11am and 3pm on Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 July to allow for controlled explosions to crack a large rock near the road, Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency advises.
Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency advises multiple worksites will be in place along State Highway 30/Te Ngae Road, between Sala Street and Iles Road, in Rotorua next week, as part of the Eastern Corridor Stage One project.