Projects & construction
At Alert Level 3, some major infrastructure projects in Waipā will recommence.
The Te Awamutu Water Supply and Waikeria Wastewater Pipeline projects are two projects that are able to continue with strict measures In place to ensure all workers abide by the COVID-19 Alert Level requirements.
The first stage of the Te Awamutu Water Supply project due will begin again with roadworks along Cambridge Road to complete this section of the pipeline. Traffic management and a reduced speed of 30kmph will be in place.
Waikeria Wastewater Pipeline project spans 30km and has a number of active work sites at Albert Park, Te Awamutu Rose Garden, Mutu Street and within Waikeria correctional grounds. Works will resume on a number of these sites which are able to comply with Alert Level 3 requirements.
It is unknown at this stage how the timelines of each project will be affected.
For more information about Covid-19, head to covid19.govt.nz.