Council faces legal battle on Marguerita St change

A decision to add kerb extensions, a pedestrian crossing and signs to a main Rotorua connector road could see the Rotorua Lakes Council defending itself... Read More

One person dies following truck and tractor crash

Police can now confirm one person has died following a crash on State Highway 5 at Ngatira this morning. The crash, involving a milk tanker and a mowing... Read More

Milk tanker and tractor crash blocking highway

State Highway 5 near Rotorua is blocked following milk tanker crash. Emergency services were called to the crash at 10.40am. A police spokesperson... Read More

Man killed in BOP crash named

Police have released the name of the person killed in a crash in the Bay of Plenty. David Jonathan Kanuta died following a motorcycle crash on Bridge... Read More

One dead after motorcycle crash in Ōpōtiki

A person died after a motorbike crash in the Bay of Plenty on Friday night. Police confirmed one person has died following the single-vehicle crash... Read More

Highway works to begin this Sunday

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency advises multiple worksites are active on State Highway 30/Te Ngae Road, between Sala Street and Iles Road, in Rotorua... Read More

Upgrades planned for major Rotorua intersection

Plans to upgrade and improve Amohau St and State Highway 30A have been revealed by the NZ Transport Agency and will "...focus on improving access... Read More

Eastern Corridor road works this week

  Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency advises multiple worksites are active on State Highway 30/Te Ngae Road, between Sala Street and Iles Road,... Read More

Information sought after BOP fatal crash

  Police are appealing for information following a fatal crash on a Bay of Plenty highway.   One person died and another was critically... Read More

Additional road works planned for SH30

Motorists are being advised to expect some delays on State Highway 30/Te Ngae Road next week as work continues on the Eastern Corridor Stage One project. A... Read More

Fatal crash bus driver admits changing his story

The driver of a bus which crashed and killed an 11-year-old girl has admitted to falsifying information and changing his story about how he was driving. Hannah... Read More

SH36 open following serious crash

UPDATE 2.44PM: State Highway 36 is open following a serious crash earlier today. Emergency services were called to the crash, on the Tauranga-side of... Read More

Opposition to Marguerita St closure overwhelming 

A proposal to close Marguerita St to through traffic or build "speed calming measures" on the partly residential road has been met with overwhelming... Read More

Man killed in Tokoroa crash named

Police are now able to confirm the name of the man who died following a crash on State Highway 1 in Tokoroa on Saturday. He was Keith Robert Roebuck,... Read More

Detour for heavy vehicles from Monday

NZTA advise that there will be a detour in place for heavy vehicles on SH30/Sala Street from Monday. The left-turn slip lane from Te Ngae Road into... Read More