Images show what the section of SH2 will look like when complete.
The announcement comes after event postponements and cancellations
Rain is expected in the early part of the week, possibly becoming heavy.
About 3000 people attended Outfield festival on Saturday.
The statue was gifted by the New Zealand Federation of Women's Institutes
A Hawke's Bay dairy couple say 'I do' with just seven days to plan the wedding.
Hastings jeweller Richard James has had several heart attacks himself.
The ban would include the full Te Mata Park, its roads, walkways and parking.
"They're not just little homes stuck on a little section."