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Energy Innovation Amendment Bill passes third reading

Published By   /  June 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, Energy and Resources, Judith Collins, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Simon Bridges, Transport  /  Comments Off on Energy Innovation Amendment Bill passes third reading

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Energy Innovation Amendment Bill passes third reading Transport Minister Simon Bridges and Energy and Resources Minister Judith Collins have announced new measures to support the uptake of electric vehicles and improve energy efficiency in New Zealand. The Energy Innovation (Electric Vehicles and Other Matters) Amendment […]

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New bus hubs for Kilbirnie, Johnsonville

Published By   /  June 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, MetLink, Regional, Transport  /  Comments Off on New bus hubs for Kilbirnie, Johnsonville

MIL OSI – Source: MetLink – Wellington Transport – Release/Statement Headline: New bus hubs for Kilbirnie, Johnsonville Residents of the eastern and northern suburbs are being asked for their views on where to locate new bus hubs planned for Kilbirnie and Johnsonville next year. Greater Wellington Regional Council and Wellington City Council today began public […]

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Community help sought on SH3 safety improvements

Published By   /  June 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Waikato and Bay of Plenty  /  Comments Off on Community help sought on SH3 safety improvements

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Community help sought on SH3 safety improvements The NZ Transport Agency wants to talk to the local community about making a further two sections of State Highway 3 safer for everyone who uses the busy road. It is holding three events in early July […]

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Canterbury and West Coast property owners urged to check state of fences to ensure stock and road users are safe

Published By   /  June 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Canterbury and West Coast property owners urged to check state of fences to ensure stock and road users are safe

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Canterbury and West Coast property owners urged to check state of fences to ensure stock and road users are safe The NZ Transport Agency and Police are reminding property owners of their responsibility to keep animals safely fenced after two recent crashes involving horses. […]

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Work started on Hastings iWay cycleways

Published By   /  June 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Simon Bridges, Transport  /  Comments Off on Work started on Hastings iWay cycleways

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Work started on Hastings iWay cycleways Transport Minister Simon Bridges has welcomed the start of work on two sections of the Hastings iWay, part of the Government’s $333 million Urban Cycleways Programme (UCP). “The UCP is making a real difference to cycling in the regions […]

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Night closures of State Highway 62 at Spring Creek, Marlborough

Published By   /  June 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Traffic bulletin, Transport  /  Comments Off on Night closures of State Highway 62 at Spring Creek, Marlborough

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Night closures of State Highway 62 at Spring Creek, Marlborough The NZ Transport Agency is closing a Marlborough highway at Spring Creek, north of Blenheim, for three nights this week from Wednesday night at 7 pm. This work is part of the construction of […]

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Waterview Shared Path progressing well

Published By   /  June 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, Auckland and Northland, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport  /  Comments Off on Waterview Shared Path progressing well

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Waterview Shared Path progressing well Traditional Māori design and modern engineering skills have combined to make the Alford Street Bridge a striking feature of Auckland’s Waterview Shared Path, which is being built for Auckland Transport, as part of the NZ Transport Agency’s Waterview Connection. […]

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Major safety upgrades on the way for Dunedin’s Southern Motorway

Published By   /  June 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Major safety upgrades on the way for Dunedin’s Southern Motorway

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Major safety upgrades on the way for Dunedin’s Southern Motorway The NZ Transport Agency has announced a major Otago safety project, on State Highway 1 from Lookout Point, Dunedin, to Mosgiel, will get underway in July. The $5.4 million project has been awarded to […]

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High tech approach to improve safety on SH1 at Moeraki Boulders

Published By   /  June 25, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Tim Macindoe, Transport  /  Comments Off on High tech approach to improve safety on SH1 at Moeraki Boulders

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: High tech approach to improve safety on SH1 at Moeraki Boulders Associate Minister of Transport Tim Macindoe has today announced that a new high tech warning system, which will help to improve road safety, has been installed on State Highway 1 in the Waitaki District. […]

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Auckland overnight motorway closures – 25 June – 1 July 2017

Published By   /  June 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Auckland and Northland, New Zealand Transport Agency, Overnight motorway closures, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Traffic bulletin, Transport  /  Comments Off on Auckland overnight motorway closures – 25 June – 1 July 2017

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Auckland overnight motorway closures – 25 June – 1 July 2017 The NZ Transport Agency advises of the following closures for motorway improvements. Closures start at 9pm and finish at 5am, unless otherwise stated. Work delayed by bad weather will be completed at the […]

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Western Corridor project several months ahead of schedule

Published By   /  June 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Simon Bridges, Transport  /  Comments Off on Western Corridor project several months ahead of schedule

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Western Corridor project several months ahead of schedule Transport Minister Simon Bridges today announced Christchurch’s $112 million Russley Road upgrade is on track to open early next year, several months ahead of schedule. Visiting the site, at the intersection of Memorial Avenue and Russley Road […]

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New cycleway opens in NZ’s 2017 Top Cycling Town

Published By   /  June 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Simon Bridges, Transport  /  Comments Off on New cycleway opens in NZ’s 2017 Top Cycling Town

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: New cycleway opens in NZ’s 2017 Top Cycling Town Transport Minister Simon Bridges opened the Puari ki Papanui/Papanui Parallel cycleway in Christchurch today, marking the second cycleway in the city to be completed through the Government’s Urban Cycleways Programme. The Papanui Parallel provides a 4.9km […]

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New electronic signs to alert motorists to slow down near schools

Published By   /  June 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Central, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport  /  Comments Off on New electronic signs to alert motorists to slow down near schools

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: New electronic signs to alert motorists to slow down near schools New electronic speed limit signs will alert Motueka motorists to reduce their speed to 40km/hr as they travel near three schools on High St/SH60. The schools are Motueka Rudolf Steiner School, Motueka South […]

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Upgrade of Queenstown’s busiest intersection completed

Published By   /  June 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Upgrade of Queenstown’s busiest intersection completed

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Upgrade of Queenstown’s busiest intersection completed Traffic has started moving more freely at the busy BP roundabout at Frankton this week with new traffic lanes now operational. The NZ Transport Agency has been working on the roundabout at the intersection of State Highways 6 […]

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Integrated transport system to future-proof Canterbury

Published By   /  June 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economic Development, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Simon Bridges, Transport  /  Comments Off on Integrated transport system to future-proof Canterbury

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Integrated transport system to future-proof Canterbury Economic Development and Transport Minister Simon Bridges has announced an integrated approach to transport planning and infrastructure investment in Canterbury which will see central and local government working closely together.  Mr Bridges is in Christchurch with other Government Ministers […]

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Emergency closure SH1 south of Kawakawa

Published By   /  June 23, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Transport  /  Comments Off on Emergency closure SH1 south of Kawakawa

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Emergency closure SH1 south of Kawakawa The NZ Transport Agency is advising motorists there will be a short closure of State Highway 1 south of Kawakawa later this morning to recover a truck after an incident yesterday. The highway will be closed in […]

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State Highway 3 to close at Awakino Tunnel on Sunday night

Published By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Waikato and Bay of Plenty  /  Comments Off on State Highway 3 to close at Awakino Tunnel on Sunday night

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: State Highway 3 to close at Awakino Tunnel on Sunday night Road resurfacing at the single-lane Awakino Tunnel will see the tunnel closed from approximately 10pm on Sunday 25 June through to 4am on Monday 26 June. The single-lane Awakino Tunnel is at the […]

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Winter weather coming – driving reminders for Canterbury and the West Coast passes

Published By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Winter weather coming – driving reminders for Canterbury and the West Coast passes

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Winter weather coming – driving reminders for Canterbury and the West Coast passes Driving on parts of our highways during the winter months can be treacherous, says NZ Transport Agency Canterbury/ West Coast Journey Manager Lee Wright. The MetService has issued a warning for […]

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Have your say on electric vehicle bypass lanes proposal – consultation now underway

Published By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, national, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport  /  Comments Off on Have your say on electric vehicle bypass lanes proposal – consultation now underway

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Have your say on electric vehicle bypass lanes proposal – consultation now underway Consultation on a NZ Transport Agency proposal to allow electric vehicles access to 11 priority bypass lanes in Auckland starts today. The Transport Agency is calling for public feedback from today […]

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Waipara rail crossing – detour around rail level crossing while upgrade is underway from Monday

Published By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Waipara rail crossing – detour around rail level crossing while upgrade is underway from Monday

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Waipara rail crossing – detour around rail level crossing while upgrade is underway from Monday KiwiRail’s upgrade work on the rail level crossing at Waipara, State Highway 7, part of the new Picton to Christchurch Alternate Route, will create detours for drivers from this […]

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