12 Dec 2023

Waikato Expressway repairs mired in delays

From Morning Report, 7:46 am on 12 December 2023

Almost $50 million of repairs to a rutted expressway between Auckland and Hamilton are mired in delays and question marks.

The latest low point in the decade long saga of State Highway One outside Ngāruawāhia, has come with the completion date suddenly shooting  out by another 15 months

It's bad news for locals and holiday makers on one of the country's busiest sections of highway

Phil Pennington is looking into it