The SH35 Maraenui hill will have its official opening of the highway on the 16 of November, with a blessing ceremony and speeches taking place at the Maraenui Hill project site compound.

East Coast MP, Anne Tolley will join local kaumatua in the launching of this project that has been going for over a year.

Ka tūwhera te huarahi hou kei te huarahi matua toru tekau ma rima ki Marae nui hei te tekau ma ono o te marama e tū mai nei, ka riro ma ngā karanga me ngā whai kōrero hei whakanui i tēnei kaupapa ki Marae nui.  Ka tae ake te mema mo Te Tai Rāwhiti a Anne Tolley ki tēnei kaupapa whakahirahira, neke atu i te kotahi tau tēnei kaupapa e haere ana.