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Work on roundabout to start soon

Work on roundabout to start soon

Following several years of delays in the design process, preliminary work on Wanaka's much anticipated Ardmore-Brownston Sts roundabout is likely to begin in the next two weeks.

New signs to remind motorists

Since the new give-way rules came into effect, give-way signs have been installed at six intersections around Central Otago.

Emails exposed in NZTA blunder

The email addresses of about 1000 customers whose credit cards supposedly failed have been mistakenly circulated by the Transport Agency.

Additional $12.8m on roading wish-list

Additional $12.8m on roading wish-list

An additional $12.8 million worth of transport projects has been added to a funding wish-list being co-ordinated by members of the Otago Regional Council's transport committee.

New Dunedin bus shelters let you see and be seen

New Dunedin bus shelters let you see and be seen

New "modern street furniture" bus shelters similar to those seen in Frankton Rd, Queenstown, will soon be installed on many Dunedin streets.

Restricted licence tests booked out

Restricted driver licensing tests have been booked out at all of Otago's venues, with learner drivers rushing to complete their practical assessment before the introduction of tougher criteria later this month.

Tougher driving tests to be introduced next month

Tougher driving tests to be introduced next month

The introduction of tougher practical driving tests for restricted licences in a bid to improve road safety for young novices behind the wheel has produced its first casualties - Mosgiel and Wanaka have been dropped as test venues.

Lower speed limit sought for intersection

Lower speed limit sought for intersection

Even before the fatal crash at the intersection of State Highways 6 and 8B at Cromwell on Thursday, the New Zealand Transport Agency was in the process of cutting the speed limit from 100kmh to 80kmh.

Motorcycle safety highlighted

A new guide highlights many ways to make the roads safer for motorcyclists, but riders want authorities to start with some of the smaller and easier solutions to ensure change does take place.

Road-trip advice for teens

Road-trip advice for teens

Teenage drivers preparing for summer road trips are being advised to plan for safer journeys with the help of their parents.

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