Papanui intersection upgrade to start in 2019?

Good news out of yesterday’s Infrastructure, Transport and Environment Committee meeting. An upgrade of the Greers/Northcote/Sawyers Arms intersection is currently planned to start in 2026, but this could be brought forward to 2019, thanks to an increase in subsidies available from NZTA. (Alert…


With NZTA increasing their subsidy on certain transport projects to 75.5%, there is an opportunity that a couple of significant transport projects in the ward will be brought forward at the next Annual Plan, while at the same time not increasing the budget.