Our South West Region is undertaking a project to realign a 1.7km section of the South Western Highway in Burekup between Russell Road and Raymond Road. This will include the construction of a new bridge over the Collie River and a culvert over the Collie River floodway. Work commenced in September 2015 and is expected to finish in April 2016. The culvert over the Collie River floodway is almost complete.
There will be some significant changes to the road layout over January and February 2016. Road users are advised that traffic management will be in place, and we ask you to follow the directions of traffic controllers and signage for your safety. Upcoming works include:
Funding for the project was announced in September 2015.
The project involves;
The new bridge will have upgraded safety barriers and the natural river bank will be enhanced with rock protection, and other modifications to improve erosion control.
Modifications to existing intersections will be required, with works including:
The project will:
We will be providing information to the Shires of Dardanup and Harvey, the Burekup community, businesses, schools and other stakeholders about the project using newsletters, website information, signage, media and other channels.
For more details, or to be placed on our project email update database, please contact Community Relations Manager, Carolyn Walker on (08) 9450 1445 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Tel: 138 138Email: email@example.com