Emergency Closures SH16 westbound Te Atatu to Lincoln Rd
Emergency Closures of SH16 westbound between Te Atatu and
The NZ Transport Agency advises drivers
that the westbound lanes between Te Atatu Road and Lincoln
Road, Auckland, will be closed each night from tonight (6
May) to Thursday 9 May, inclusive, for emergency works
associated with the Lincoln Road interchange project.
The work will be carried out between 9pm and 5am when
there are reduced traffic volumes to minimise disruption to
For updates and information about this work,
or any other motorway issues please call Auckland Motorways
on 09 5200
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Greens: Oil Drilling Face-Off With Labour
The plan is the second component of the Party’s environmental priority this election: Rivers clean enough to swim in again, and beaches safe from oil spills.
The Green Party loves New Zealand and will create a cleaner environment where our beaches remain open for swimming, not closed for oil spills.
The key policy points in the Green Party’s plan to protect our beaches from oil spills are to:
1. Prohibit deep sea oil drilling;
2. Implement compulsory shipping lanes for coastal shipping;
3. Build Maritime New Zealand’s oil spill response capability; and
4. Introduce a stronger legal framework so that when accidents do happen, the New Zealand taxpayer does not have to pay for the clean-up. More>>
Nick Smith v Fish & Game: