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Intention to Close Road to Vehicular Traffic - ANZAC Day

Pursuant to Section 342 (b) and the Tenth Schedule of the Local Government Act 1974, notice is hereby given that, the Rangitikei District Council intends to consider closing the roads as listed below for the purpose of permitting Taihape, Hunterville, Marton and Bulls RSA’s to hold the ANZAC Parades.

Roads to be closed Wednesday 25 April 2018

Taihape

05.45am till 06.30am

  • Hautapu Street (SH1) – From Kuku Street to Huia Street
  • Huia Street – From Hautapu Street (SH1) to Kokako Street
  • Kokako Street - From Huia Street to Kuku Street

Hunterville

05.30am till 07.00am

  • State Highway 1 – At both ends of Hunterville (not closed for the entire duration of the parade)
  • Bruce Street – from Paraekaretu Street to State Highway 1
  • High Street – from State Highway 1 to Kotukutuku Road

Marton

0545 -0700 hrs

  • Wellington Road – From High Street to Beavan Street

Bulls

0540 – 0700 hrs

  • High Street (SH1) – From Bridge Street (SH3) to Wilson Street
  • Criterion Street - From Bridge Street (SH3) to High Street (SH1)
  • Daniell Street - From intersection of High (SH1) and Criterion Streets to Bull Street

Any person objecting to the proposals is called upon to lodge notice of his/her objection and grounds thereof in writing, before 4.00 pm, Friday 16 March 2018, at the office of the Rangitikei District Council, Private Bag 1102, Marton 4741.

Should the Rangitikei District Council decide to close the said roads, a public notice shall be given.


Intention to Close Road to Vehicular Traffic - Targa Rally

Pursuant to Section 342 (b) and the Tenth Schedule of the Local Government Act 1974, notice is hereby given that, the Rangitikei District Council intends to consider closing the roads as listed below for the purpose of permitting Club Targa Inc to hold the Targa Hawkes Bay 2018 Event, 18 May 2018.

Roads to be closed:

Stage 1: Waiouru – 11.67kms, Road Closure 08:50 – 12:50hrs

  • Start: On Waiaruhe Road, 300mts from its intersection with SH1
  • Past Maukuku Road (no exit)
  • Left onto Turakina Valley Road at its intersection with Owhakura Road
  • Finish: On Turakina Valley Road, 300mts from its intersection with Kaimatawi Road

Stage 2: Mataroa - 20.26 kms, Road Closure 09:10-13:10hrs

  • Start: On Ruanui Road, 300mts from its intersection with Turakina Valley Road
  • Past Harakeketangi Road (no exit)
  • Past Tihoi Street (no exit)
  • Past Turehu Street (no exit)
  • Left on to Mataroa Road
  • Finish: On Mataroa Road, 300mts from its intersection with SH1

Stage 3: Taihape South - 13.11kms, Road Closure 10:15-14:15hrs

  • Start: On Wairanu Road, 300mts from its intersection with Gorge Road
  • Right into Torere Road at intersection with Mangapapa Road (North Street) (no exit)
  • Past Kotukuraeroa Road
  • Left into Pukeokahu Road at intersection with Mokai Road
  • Finish: On Pukeokahu Road, 300mts from its intersection with Moawhango Valley Road

Stage 4: Taihape North – 13.38kms, Road Closure: 10:40 – 14:40hrs

  • Start: On Moawhango Valley Road, 300mts from its intersection with Hiwera Road
  • Left into Pungatawa Road
  • Past Kotukuraeroa Road
  • Past Waikakahi Road
  • Finish: On Pungatawa Road, 300mts from its intersection with Spooners Hill Road

Stage 5: Gentle Annie West – 39.92kms, Road Closure: 12:25 – 18.25hrs

  • Starts: On Te Moehau Road, 300mts from its intersection with Spooners Hill Road
  • Past Moawhango Valley Road
  • Straight into Erewhon Road at its intersection with Wherewhere Road
  • Past Burridges Road (no exit)
  • Past Makokomiko Road (including Moore Road) (no exit)
  • Straight into Taihape-Napier Road
  • Finish: On Taihape-Napier Road, 300mts from its intersection with Mangaohane Road

Stage 6: Gentle Annie East – 39.35kms Road Closure: 12:25 – 18.25 (Rangitikei DC/ Hastings DC)

  • Start: On Taihape-Napier Road, 300mts from its intersection with Mangaohane Road
  • Straight into Taihape Road
  • Past Lawrence Road (no exit)
  • Past Willowford Road (including Tareha Road) (no exit)
  • Finish: On Taihape Road, 300mts from its intersection with River Road and Glencross Road

Any person objecting to the proposals is called upon to lodge notice of his/her objection and grounds thereof in writing, before 4.00 pm, (Friday 16 March 2018), at the office of the Rangitikei District Council, Private Bag 1102, Marton 4741.

Should the Rangitikei District Council decide to close the said roads, a public notice shall be given.


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However, the weight restriction of 3,000 axle load and 6,000 kg gross mass will remain in place.

Furthermore, a speed restriction of 10 kph and "no stopping" will apply for all vehicles.