Safety works on state roads

19 Sep 2014

Works on the South Eastern Freeway, Mallee Highway and in the Fleurieu (Callington to Goolwa Road and Main South Road) to improve the road surface quality begin this weekend.

The Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure (DPTI) is undertaking the works as follows:

South Eastern Freeway

  • starting on Monday, 22 September 2014
  • a total of 1.2 kilometres of surfacing works at 3 locations on the South Eastern Freeway approximately 5 kilometres east of White Hill
  • work will be undertaken between 7.00 am and 5.30 pm each day of the week
  • the road remains open to traffic and minor lane restrictions in place
  • a 25 km/h speed restriction will apply when workers are on site, with speed restrictions in place at other times until line marking is complete
  • expected to be completed by end of September 2014, weather permitting
  • the works are being carried out at a cost of $54,000 as part of the Federal Government’s Periodic Road Maintenance Program.

The Fleurieu

  • starting on Tuesday, 23 September 2014
  • surfacing works on the Callington to Goolwa Road, various sections approximately 17 kilometres south of Callington for 660 metres
  • surfacing works on Main South Road, approximately 14 kilometres south of Normanville for 285 metres
  • work will be undertaken between 7.00 am and 5.30 pm each day of the week
  • the road remains open to traffic and minor lane restrictions in place
  • a 25 km/h speed restriction will apply when workers are on site, with speed restrictions in place at other times until line marking is complete
  • expected to be completed by early of October 2014, weather permitting
  • the works are being carried out at a cost of $115,000 as part of the State Government’s Periodic Road Maintenance Program.

Mallee Highway

  • starts on Sunday, 21 September 2014
  • a total of 1.2 kilometres of surfacing works on the Mallee Highway approximately 2 kilometres east of the Dukes Highway
  • work will be undertaken between 7.00 am and 5.30 pm each day of the week
  • the road remains open to traffic and minor lane restrictions in place
  • a 25 km/h speed restriction will apply when workers are on site, with speed restrictions in place at other times until line marking is complete
  • expected to be completed by mid September 2014, weather permitting
  • the works are being carried out at a cost of $42,000 as part of the State Government’s Periodic Road Maintenance Program.

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