Northland Transportation Alliance
The NTA was launched on 01 July 2016 and is a collaboration between Kaipara District Council, Whangarei District Council, Far North District Council, Northland Regional Council and NZ Transport Agency (NZTA). The alliance has combined staff, services and resources for roading and transportation in Northland to improve consistency and services for all Northland road users.
Kaipara District Council's roads network provides accessibility to the residents and visitors within a safe and clean environment.
The services cover the provision and maintenance of the physical components; roads, footpaths, bridges and other structures (e.g. street furniture), lighting, drainage, traffic services and safety (e.g. signage), as well as the planning and management to ensure the network is safe and able to cope with future needs.
Council's Roads and Footpaths Asset consists of 1,570km of formed roads (446km sealed and 1,124km unsealed), 353 bridges, 88km of footpaths and walkways, 1,136 streetlights, 6,687 traffic signs, and 13,612 culverts. Included in the Asset Management are: