Posts Tagged ‘ Waikato Expressway ’

Round-up of goings-on

Oct 9th, 2018 | By
Spring flowers

Number 8 Network does a round-up of what’s been going on.   A team from Rototuna High School has come third in a Student Product Development Challenge with a beverage made from Waikato ingredients, one of which is from Zealong Tea Estate. Students Liam Anderson and Gaith Laith, led by teacher Jenny Mangan, were given

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Moxy doxy dump trucks and mud

Jun 11th, 2018 | By
Huimai Playcentre

Our regular picture round-up of cool things happening in our Home Range. The fog cleared, the blue sky arrived and the big yellow machines came out to play! Check out this great pic of Huimai Playcentre’s visit to the Huntly Section of the Waikato Expressway on the first of June. The children were in awe

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Road layout change near Gordonton Rd

Jan 31st, 2018 | By
Aerial of bypass

  Work linking the Huntly and Ngaruawahia sections of the Waikato Expressway will see a major road layout change at the Gordonton Road interchange at Taupiri from 12 February. The south-bound access lane which takes SH1 traffic on to the Ngaruawahia section will close to allow a full interchange to be constructed as part of

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New bridge shapes up

Sep 18th, 2017 | By
Road works

The new bridge on Gordonton Rd is due to open this December. Also nearing completion are the Morrinsville Rd bridge, late October, and one in Matangi, February 2018. These bridges have been built ‘on the ground’, with the expressway route to be excavated beneath the bridges this summer. NZ Transport Agency portfolio manager Peter Simcock

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Open day on road changes

Aug 18th, 2016 | By
Diggers

Changes to local roads, including a plan to temporarily close Kay Rd for 13 months, were discussed at a NZ Transport Agency open day at Rototuna Junior High School yesterday. The project team were on hand to answer questions about the proposed construction programme, starting in October.   Work on bridges at Kay Rd, Gordonton

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Expressway causes ‘huge’ problems: resident

Mar 14th, 2014 | By

Tanya Clancy is concerned about a lack of consultation by New Zealand Transport Agency and the Waikato Expressway. In an effort to show a united front, residents from Taupiri and Kainui have formed a group, “As a community – living with the Ngaruawahia Expressway.” Tanya, who runs Gordonton’s The Farm Shop, is group spokesperson. In

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