State Highway 2 over the Remutaka Hill closes for its annual maintenance and slip prevention work on various nights between November and June. A schedule will be publicised in advance. The highway may have to close at other times for emergency works, weather or accidents.
Due to the recent severe weather event, there will be an overnight closure of Remutaka Hill.
This will occur from 9pm Monday 26 July to 4am Tuesday 27 July to allow contractors to complete essential repairs.
The work will include removing slips, clearing culverts, replacing barriers and repairing the road.
Contractors will escort vehicles across the hill at approximately these times. Please be prepared to wait.
|10:30pm||Hutt to Featherston side|
|11:30pm||Featherston to Hutt side|
|12:30am||Hutt to Featherston side|
|1:30am||Featherston to Hutt side|
To assist with planning, please email the contractor in advance with the time you will need the escorted service: firstname.lastname@example.org. On the night, please queue at the closure points as directed by the traffic controllers. Access will be available for emergency services throughout the closure.
Thank you for your patience and understanding while our contractors undertake these essential repairs.
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