Road noise complaints
working with the community to find a solution.
‘‘So far we have commissioned an independent report in to the noise levels. Our initial approach was to add in additional chip seal coating however the independent report recommends that this won’t make much difference to the noise level,’’ she said.
‘‘We are willing to continue to investigate the options and we will include the economic and tourism impacts the noise is having in any decision making.’’
NZTA would also be looking into other measures, such as increased signage to encourage people to travel safely at the speed limit, she said.