The New Zealand Transport Agency is changing its procedures
to avoid a repeat of last week's major disruption to State
Highway 88 traffic in Dunedin.
Delays at two busy Mosgiel sets of traffic lights have
prompted the New Zealand Transport Association and council to
With three days remaining before submissions close, the New
Zealand Transport Agency has already received 1780 responses
to its proposals for separated cycle lanes through central
The New Zealand Transport Agency has approved a request to
reduce the speed limit in George St, Port Chalmers, during
the peak of the cruise-ship season.
The New Zealand Transport Agency has listened to communities
affected by the Diana Falls slip and will extend the opening
hours through the Haast Pass from today.
A proposal to install separated lanes for cyclists on parts
of the State Highway 1 network through Dunedin will be open
for public opinion this week.
The New Zealand Transport Agency is trying to establish
better communications between road users and crews working on
the problematic slip on State Highway 6 near the Haast Pass.
AA Otago has grave concerns about a separated cycle lane on
State Highway 1 through central Dunedin and is disappointed
at a lack on involvement in developing the proposal.
Unpredicted snow at Milford has hampered efforts by the New
Zealand Transport Agency to reopen State Highway 94 from the
Lower Hollyford turnoff to Milford Sound.
Two major South Island tourist routes which remained closed
yesterday due to slips and avalanches, will be reassessed by
the New Zealand Transport Agency today.
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