16 Feb 2016
Safety will soon be improved for motorists with street lighting to be upgraded on Happy Valley Drive.
The project will improve night time safety with the installation of new light emitting diode (LED), low energy use street lighting on Happy Valley Drive, between Black Road and Manning Road.
The works are scheduled to commence today, Tuesday, 16 February 2016 and are expected to be completed by early May 2016, weather permitting.
The Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure (DPTI) advises that a 25 km/h speed restriction will be in place while workers are on site and road users are asked to exercise extra caution when workers are on site.
This $786 000 safety initiative is funded by the Australian Government’s Black Spot Programme.
DPTI thanks road users for their cooperation and patience while these important works are undertaken.
National Safe Work Australia Week is almost over, however our focus on safety in the workplace continues as we look at more than just physical safety, but also mental health and wellbeing.
We have launched our new online Road Works Schedule to provide the community with a forward view of upcoming Departmental road works and traffic restrictions on the arterial road network across the State.
Sections of seven roads in the Riverland, Murray Mallee and Murray Bridge will be resealed improving safety and extending the life of each road.
The second stage of a $9 million upgrade of a major rural road connecting the upper Yorke Peninsula towns of Bute and Kulpara will begin in March.