On 8 September 2014 we completed a major upgrade of the Principal Shared Path (PSP) adjacent to the Kwinana Freeway, between south of The Narrows Bridge and the Thelma Street footbridge.
The project included:
The project also included emergency repair works to a section of decayed river wall, which partially collapsed in a winter storm surge.
The upgraded PSP has:
This section of PSP between the Narrows Bridge and the Canning Bridge is the most heavily trafficked in the metropolitan area. It recorded more than 3,000 daily and 712,000 annual bike movements in 2011 and usage is growing at an annual rate of about seven percent.
This $3.1million project was funded by the State Government’s 2013-14 Infrastructure for Community Access Program (Department of Transport) and the Network Safety Improvement Program.
Leanne Pitcher, Main Roads' Community Relations Representative
Tel: 0408 923 249