SH29 at Matapihi and SH2 at Waihi Road On Ramp works
NZ Transport Agency Bay of Plenty
7 February 2013
Matapihi and SH2 at Waihi Road On Ramp works to start this
Motorists travelling along State Highway
29 (SH29) at Matapihi between Te Maunga (Bay Park) and the
Maungatapu Bridge and also adjacent to State Highway 2 (SH2)
on the the Waihi Road On Ramp are advised to expect delays
as annual resurfacing works are being undertaken at these
sites from Sunday 10 February through to Tuesday 12
A lane reduction from double to single
lane will be in place at the SH29 Matapihi site. Delays of
up to 5 minutes can be expected for motorists travelling on
this section of the road from 9am to 4pm.
resurfacing work on the Waihi Road On Ramp will take place
on Sunday morning (10 February), this section of road will
be closed to traffic for approximately 4 hours, a short
detour will be in place for north bound traffic (heading
towards Katikati and Auckland) who will be diverted via
Beaumaris Boulevard and Moffat Road.
reductions will be in place at the locations of the
resurfacing works. Drivers, are advised to avoid these two
areas at the times the works are taking place/ or if this is
not possible, to allow an additional 20 minutes to their
journey time as a result of possible delays.
NZTA’s Bay of Plenty State Highway Manager, Brett
Gliddon says the NZTA and their contractors are progressing
well with their annual resurfacing works around the Bay of
Plenty, thanks to the continued good weather.
says, so far, there have been very few complaints and would
like to thanks motorists for their cooperation and patience
while the resurfacing works continue at various locations
around the Bay of Plenty.
This work is weather
dependant so if it is wet on the programmed days then this
resurfacing work will be moved to the following weekend
(Sunday 17 February).
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