Sala and Te ngae Road - Rotorua - Road Blockage
Sala and Te ngae Road, Whakarewarewa,
Road Blockage - WET
Tuesday, 25 February 2014 - 12:57pm
Sala Street/Tengae Road, Whakarewarewa, Rotorua
District; LARGE ROAD HAZZARD.
At 1130am a truck carrying
Wet Road Sealant namely TAR has dropped the WET TAR on
the corner of Te Ngae road and Sala Street. Contractors
are in place rectifying the issue. Public can expect long
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