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Temporary road closures  
Matuku Road - 15 April 2024 

J Swap Contractors will carry out road rehabilitation works on a 830m section of Matuku Road. During this time, the section of Matuku Road will be closed from Monday 15 April - Monday 6 May. We will be removing an unused stock underpass and a culvert, while upsizing a second culvert below the road.

Access will only be provided to residents, tankers and stock trucks.

While we aim to reopen the section of Matuku Road on Monday 6 May, pavement works will continue until Friday 31 May (weather permitting).

Traffic management and detours will be in place during the road closure. Speed restrictions will also be in place during the pavement construction, sealing and road marking stages. 

There will be traffic delays due to the road closure. So please ensure you allow extra time to get to your destination safely.

Section of closure: 

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Road works
Piako Road - 2 April 2024

J Swap Contractors will carry out road rehabilitation works on a 420m section of Piako Road. Works will begin on Tuesday 2 April and will take approximately 2 weeks to complete (weather permitting). Traffic management will be in place and Piako Road will be reduced to a single lane during this time.  

There will be traffic delays due to reducing the site to a single lane. So please ensure you allow extra time to get to your destination safely.

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Proposed temporary road closures

Watch this space for updates on proposed road closures in our district.

 

From our partners
SH27 Waharoa

NZTA Waka Kotahi are undertaking safety improvements in Waharoa. This includes upgrading and repainting the existing median islands and kerbs, adding new pavement marking and improving signage on State Highway 
27. 

Work is expected to get underway from Monday 19 February and take up to 6 weeks. This will include the following streets:

  • State Highway 27 – open to traffic via stop/go.
  • Pitt Street – access to/from SH27 is closed from Monday 19 February until Friday 29 March.

 Access to the SH27 will be via Mowbray Road. For more information visit journeys.nzta.govt.nz.