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Plan ahead to avoid the queues on Auckland Anniversary Weekend

By   /  January 22, 2019  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, FifthEstate1, KB, KB, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Upper North Island  /  Comments Off on Plan ahead to avoid the queues on Auckland Anniversary Weekend

Source: New Zealand Transport Agency Motorists are urged to plan ahead to avoid the traditional busy travel times this Auckland Anniversary weekend. The NZ Transport Agency says drivers leaving Auckland during Friday afternoon and Saturday morning, and those heading back to Auckland on Sunday or Monday are likely to be delayed by heavy traffic volumes. […]

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Roadside rubbish dumping a growing problem in Northland

By   /  January 11, 2019  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, FifthEstate1, KB, KB, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Upper North Island  /  Comments Off on Roadside rubbish dumping a growing problem in Northland

Source: New Zealand Transport Agency New Zealand’s clean green image is being severely tarnished in Northland by roadside rubbish dumpers. The NZ Transport Agency Agency’s Northland System Manager Jacqui Hori-Hoult says rubbish dumping is a growing problem.  “We do heaps of rubbish clearing across the Northland network and it’s becoming an increasing problem with people […]

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Auckland overnight motorway closures 13–19 January 2019

By   /  January 11, 2019  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, Auckland overnight motorway closures, DJF, FifthEstate1, KB, KB, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Traffic bulletin, Transport, Upper North Island  /  Comments Off on Auckland overnight motorway closures 13–19 January 2019

Source: New Zealand Transport Agency 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 next available date, prior to Friday, 18 January 2019. Please note this Traffic Bulletin is updated every […]

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Summer road maintenance accelerates in Northland

By   /  January 8, 2019  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, KB, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Upper North Island  /  Comments Off on Summer road maintenance accelerates in Northland

Source: New Zealand Transport Agency The NZ Transport Agency is looking to take advantage of warmer drier weather over the next few months to accelerate its state highway maintenance programme in Northland. Before Christmas crews completed 133 kms of road re-sealing in Northland, but another 97 kms are planned before the end of summer. Road […]

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Rosedale Road under Northern Motorway to be lowered in January

By   /  December 24, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, KB, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Upper North Island  /  Comments Off on Rosedale Road under Northern Motorway to be lowered in January

Source: New Zealand Transport Agency Drivers are encouraged to plan their journeys around the North Shore suburb of Rosedale in early January because of construction work under the Northern Motorway. Crews will be lowering a section of Rosedale Road under the motorway by 1.5m as part of the Northern Corridor Improvements project. The work will […]

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Road re-sealing crews are off the road for Christmas in Northland

By   /  December 20, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, KB, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Traffic bulletin, Transport, Upper North Island  /  Comments Off on Road re-sealing crews are off the road for Christmas in Northland

Source: New Zealand Transport Agency The NZ Transport Agency says it’s completed its road repair and re-sealing programme for 2018 on 133 kilometres of state highway in Northland. “That’s been a great effort from our crews on one of the country’s biggest road maintenance programmes,” says the Transport Agency’s Northland System Manager Jacqui Hori-Hoult. Road […]

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Crash on SH20A affecting traffic to Auckland Airport

By   /  December 19, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, KB, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Traffic bulletin, Transport, Upper North Island  /  Comments Off on Crash on SH20A affecting traffic to Auckland Airport

Source: New Zealand Transport Agency 19 Dec 2018 05:00 pm | NZ Transport Agency The NZ Transport Agency advises motorists that a crash on SH20A to Auckland Airport is causing delays. The crash is at the intersection with Verissimo Drive. Two lanes are blocked, but one is open. The Police Serious Crash Unit has been […]

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Auckland overnight motorway closures 23 December 2018 – 12 January 2019

By   /  December 19, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, Auckland overnight motorway closures, DJF, KB, KB, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Traffic bulletin, Transport, Upper North Island  /  Comments Off on Auckland overnight motorway closures 23 December 2018 – 12 January 2019

Source: New Zealand Transport Agency 19 Dec 2018 02:36 pm | NZ Transport Agency 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 next available date, prior to Friday, 11 January […]

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New Year road detours for Matakohe Bridges replacement project

By   /  December 19, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, KB, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Upper North Island  /  Comments Off on New Year road detours for Matakohe Bridges replacement project

Source: New Zealand Transport Agency Motorists in Northland are advised that two detours will be put in place on State Highway 12 when construction on the Matakohe Bridges replacement project resumes in the New Year. The NZ Transport Agency’s Senior Manager Project Delivery Chris Hunt says the detours will allow construction crews to start connecting […]

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Auckland Harbour Bridge to get a road lighting upgrade

By   /  December 17, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, KB, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Upper North Island  /  Comments Off on Auckland Harbour Bridge to get a road lighting upgrade

Source: New Zealand Transport Agency The Auckland Harbour Bridge is in for a road lighting upgrade to improve night time visibility and driver safety. Motorists travelling over the bridge will notice the new lights will be white, are better focussed on the road, and are more effective especially in the rain, says NZ Transport Agency […]

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Passing lanes on SH2 to be closed for safety reasons during busy holiday periods

By   /  December 17, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, KB, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Upper North Island  /  Comments Off on Passing lanes on SH2 to be closed for safety reasons during busy holiday periods

Source: New Zealand Transport Agency The NZ Transport Agency advises motorists that passing lanes at Maramarua on SH2 will be closed for safety reasons during busy Christmas and New Year holiday travel periods. SH2 is the main highway connection between Auckland and the Coromandel and Tauranga. “The closures will make the road safer for all […]

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Final design decided for Ōrākei Basin balustrade

By   /  December 14, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, KB, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Upper North Island  /  Comments Off on Final design decided for Ōrākei Basin balustrade

Source: New Zealand Transport Agency The NZ Transport Agency is pleased to announce that following a second round of public feedback the design and materials of a replacement balustrade for the Ōrākei Basin boardwalk has been selected. The Ōrākei Basin boardwalk forms Section 3 of the Glen Innes to Tamaki Drive Shared Path, a seven […]

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Auckland overnight motorway closures 16–22 December 2018

By   /  December 14, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, Auckland overnight motorway closures, DJF, KB, KB, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Traffic bulletin, Transport, Upper North Island  /  Comments Off on Auckland overnight motorway closures 16–22 December 2018

Source: New Zealand Transport Agency 14 Dec 2018 10:06 am | NZ Transport Agency 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 next available date, prior to Friday, 21 December 2018. […]

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Tarewa Road in Whangārei closed to right turns for SH1 upgrade

By   /  December 12, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, KB, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Upper North Island  /  Comments Off on Tarewa Road in Whangārei closed to right turns for SH1 upgrade

Source: New Zealand Transport Agency The upgrade of the Tarewa Road intersection with SH1 in Whangārei is stepping up a gear from next week. On Monday, 17 December the right turn into Tarewa Road from SH1 and the right turn out of Tarewa Road onto SH1 will close to all vehicles. The right turn closures […]

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Northland road crews push ahead with re-sealing programme

By   /  December 11, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, KB, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Upper North Island  /  Comments Off on Northland road crews push ahead with re-sealing programme

Source: New Zealand Transport Agency Road crews in Northland are going all-out on state highway maintenance and have already completed nearly half their summer programme of road re-sealing. The NZ Transport Agency’s Northland System Manager Jacqui Hori-Hoult says 100 kilometres of highway resealing was completed across the Northland network by the end of November.  “Northland […]

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Route protection proceeds for Warkworth to Wellsford corridor

By   /  December 10, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, KB, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Upper North Island  /  Comments Off on Route protection proceeds for Warkworth to Wellsford corridor

Source: New Zealand Transport Agency The NZ Transport Agency is completing the work necessary for designations to be put in place for a new road alignment between Warkworth and Wellsford. The Indicative Alignment for Warkworth to Wellsford, the second section of the Ara Tūhono Pūhoi to Wellsford project, is now available to view online.  Public […]

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Bridge clip-on lanes to close for maintenance over holiday period

By   /  December 10, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, KB, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Upper North Island  /  Comments Off on Bridge clip-on lanes to close for maintenance over holiday period

Source: New Zealand Transport Agency The NZ Transport Agency plans to close the clip-on lanes on the Auckland Harbour Bridge for annual maintenance over the Christmas – New Year holiday period. The two southbound clip-on lanes of the bridge will close early on Boxing Day for up to five days. The Shelly Beach Road off-ramp […]

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Auckland overnight motorway closures 9–15 December 2018

By   /  December 7, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, Auckland overnight motorway closures, DJF, KB, KB, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Traffic bulletin, Transport, Upper North Island  /  Comments Off on Auckland overnight motorway closures 9–15 December 2018

Source: New Zealand Transport Agency 6 Dec 2018 11:16 pm | NZ Transport Agency 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 next available date, prior to Friday, 14th December 2018. […]

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Lane changes on Southern Motorway to allow new bridge construction

By   /  December 6, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, KB, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Upper North Island  /  Comments Off on Lane changes on Southern Motorway to allow new bridge construction

Source: New Zealand Transport Agency The NZ Transport Agency advises motorists that it’s changing the lane layout over the Pahurehure Inlet on the Southern Motorway (SH1), between Takinini and Papakura. Transport Agency Senior Manager Project Delivery, Chris Hunt says the lane changes will start on Monday, 10 December and be rolled out in stages over […]

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Auckland overnight motorway closures 2-8 December 2018

By   /  November 30, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, Auckland overnight motorway closures, DJF, KB, KB, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Traffic bulletin, Transport, Upper North Island  /  Comments Off on Auckland overnight motorway closures 2-8 December 2018

Source: New Zealand Transport Agency 30 Nov 2018 12:05 pm | NZ Transport Agency 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 next available date, prior to Friday 7 December […]

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