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Our district is at the Orange setting of the new traffic light system (COVID-19 Protection Framework). Council offices and facilities are open. Please wear face coverings when visiting our facilities.

Roading

Temporary road closures
Watch this space for upcoming temporary road closures.
Proposed temporary road closures
Waiti Road, Tahuna, 10 July
We're proposing a closure of Waiti Rd from no. 722 - 874 on Sunday 10 July 2022 from 9am - 5pm so Thames Valley Car Club can conduct a Hillclimb Motorsport event.

If you want to make a submission on the the proposed closure, please do so in writing to Leanne Keenan. To reach the Matamata-Piako District Council Office at PO Box 266, Te Aroha no later than midday on Thursday 16 June 2022.

Road works
Hetana Street, Matamata, 23 May - 28 June

We will be closing Hetana St to regular traffic from 7am 23 May - 4.30pm 28 June so that contractors can begin a full reconstruction of the street. The closure will be from Broadway to Arawa St and will include the exit from Railside by the Green. Pedestrians will still be able to access the public toilets at Railside by the Green and limited parking will be available. The detour will be via Arawa St.

From our partners
Waka Kotahi (NZTA) have advised us of a number of road works that may affect residents in Matamata-Piako.
Te Aroha Bridge

Maintenance works beginning 15 March and continuing for up to three months.

  • Stage 1: Install scaffolding - lane closures, footpath closures and shoulder closures – approx. five days.
  • Stage 2: Concrete repairs from scaffolding under bridge and site inspections – up to three months.
  • Stage 3: Remove scaffolding - lane closures, footpath closures and shoulder closures – approx. five days.