Ruahihi Bridge repairs to cause delays

Work to repair the Ruahihi Bridge could cause delays for drivers next week.

Work to repair the bridge's expansion joints, which now need to be replaced, will begin on Monday and last the week.

State Highway 29 , near the Ruahihi Power Station at Omanawa will be reduced to one lane with traffic being managed through a manual stop/go operation during the day from 7am to 6pm.

A signal lane will be open at night time, but will be managed by traffic signals, drivers are advised to take care when through when driving through this construction area.


- Bay of Plenty Times

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