Charles Street Upgrade

Green Street/Walcott Street to Wanneroo Road/Wiluna Street

Upgrades to the busy intersections of Charles Street, Green Street, Walcott Street and Wiluna Street are complete.
Cars driving along Charles Street

Safety and congestion have been improved at this intersection by:

  • Changing the signals so vehicles turning right from Charles Street into Walcott Street and Green Street can only do so under dedicated green arrow control
  • Installing traffic signal mast-arms at Green Street and Wiluna Street to improve visibility of the signals and reduce potential for rear-end crashes
  • Widening Charles Street and reducing the median width to extend existing right-turn pockets
  • Extending existing turning lanes at Wanneroo Road southbound at Wiluna Street and modifying turning lanes at both intersections
  • Modifying intersection alignments to improve safety for all road users
  • Upgrading pedestrian crossing facilities for vulnerable road users

Improve safety for road users and pedestrians

Reduce the number of crashes

Ease congestion

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Charles street map
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Acknowledgement of country

The Government of Western Australia acknowledges the traditional custodians throughout Western Australia and their continuing connection to the land, waters and community. We pay our respects to all members of the Aboriginal communities and their cultures; and to Elders both past and present.

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