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Road works going on this week

08 November 2019

Before we get into the peak summer season we're getting through our road maintenance programme

Work is taking place on Council roads,which means there wiill be some disruption to residents and visitors in the areas affected.

Our road maintenance contractor, Broadspectrum, will be using their supplier Higgins to carry out the work in the following communities:

• Thames
• Te Mata
• Kennedy Bay
• Matarangi
• Kuaotunu
• Whitianga
• Cooks Beach
• Pauanui
• Tairua

Whangamata is the focus this week withork completed yesterday at:

  • Whangamata – Island View Rd
  • Whangamata - Pipi Rd
  • Whangamata - Ocean Rd
  • Whangamata - Tamaki Rd

Work planned for today:

  • Whangamata - Barbara Ave
  • Whangamata - Chartwell Ave
  • Whangamata - Seaview Rd
  • Whangamata - Riverview Rd
  • Whangamata - The Link

Work planned for tomorrow:

  • Whangamata - Hampton Rd
  • Whangamata - Whitby Pl
  • Whangamata - Barrowclough Rd
  • Whangamata - Ngati Porou Pl 

We also have a weekly road report which you can view here to see what other maintenace work we have planned.

SH25 night time closure

There is also planned night time closures of State Highway 25 between Tairua and Whenuakite the New Zealand Transport Authority (NZTA ) have advised us. THe closures will be from 8pm to 5am on:

Wednesday 13th, Thursday 14th, Monday 18th Tuesday 19th November

Stop / Go Traffic management will be in operation on the night of Tuesday 12th November 2019 but the road will remain open.

The detour route is SH25 (Tairua to SH25A), SH25A, SH26 (SH25A Temporary Roundabout to SH25), SH25 (Kopu to Whenuakite) – and vice versa

NZTA is the agency responsible for managing State Highways.