Proposed temporary road closure

Paratu Rd to Thornton Rd

Matamata-Piako District Council proposes to close the following roads to ordinary traffic for the period stated below so Targa NZ can conduct its annual car rally event.

Henry Watson Section:
Starting at Paratu Rd (Morrinsville- Walton Rd intersection), Paratu Rd West, Paku Rd, Piakonui Rd, Piakoiti Rd, Henry Watson Rd to Matai Rd intersection.

Hobbiton Section:
Starting at 501 Buckland Rd, Todd Rd, Taotaoroa Rd, Karapiro Rd, Whitehall Rd, French Pass Rd to Thornton Rd intersection.

From: 8am-2.30pm, Wednesday 25 October 2017.

To assist with the stage security, the closure is also to include 50 metres of each adjoining road, from where it intersects within this road closure. This does not include the start and finish points.

Any person wishing to make a submission on the proposed closure should do so in writing, to Mike van Grootel, to reach the Matamata-Piako District Council Office at PO Box 266, Te Aroha, by midday Thursday 24 August 2017.

This notice is made pursuant to the Transport (Vehicle Traffic Road Closure) Regulations Act 1965.

Don McLeod

Chief Executive Officer