Following the lead story in Mahurangi Matters on April 12 about a lack of progress on the Hill Street intersection, NZTA released a statement on April 13 saying up to $2 million has been set aside to investigate and design changes.
Auckland Transport’s (AT) Matakana Link Road team may be forced to return to the drawing board after people at the first public consultation meeting were angered that none of the four options presented connected to the motorway.
Road of National Significance Project
The 38km Puhoi to Wellsford road of national significance (RoNS) will be developed over the next 12 years with the aim of making your journey easier, safer and more enjoyable .... Where’s the new road going?
The prospect of a road of this magnitude being built and speculation about the route can be unsettling for people, especially property owners. For this reason, the New Zealand Transport Authority (NZTA) will be providing regular updates on the phases of development including how to have your say on the possible route.
Project Summary January 2010 [PDF]
This paper provides information on the context, strategic benefits and implementation plan for the completion of the Puhoi to Wellsford project, one of the seven Roads of National Significance (RoNS).