Safer conditions on Melbourne Street at Mulwala

4 October 2013

Safer conditions on Melbourne Street at Mulwala

Member for Albury, Greg Aplin is pleased to advise motorists will soon benefit from safer conditions at the intersection of Melbourne and Inglis streets at Mulwala with work starting this month to build a new roundabout.

“The work aims to improve safety and traffic flow along this busy road,” Mr Aplin said.

“The NSW Government contributed $400,000 for the new six metre wide roundabout. A centre light pole will also be installed to improve visibility at night.

“The work will be carried out by Corowa Shire Council as part of council’s streetscape plans along Melbourne Street.

“Roads and Maritime Services will work with council on further improvements along Melbourne Street from Bayly Street to the Mulwala canal.

“The work is an example of Roads and Maritime’s commitment to improving road safety in south western NSW,” Mr Aplin said.

Motorists are advised of changed traffic conditions will be in place while the work is carried out on weekdays from 7am to 4pm and on Saturdays between 8am and 1pm. Work is expected  to be completed in mid December.

Electronic message signs in and around the area will advise motorists of the changes. Roads and Maritime thanks motorists for their patience while the work is carried out. Wet weather may change work dates and times.
Traffic control and reduced speed limits will be in place to ensure the safety of workers and road users.

Motorists are advised to plan their journey, allow extra travel time and follow all signs.

For the latest traffic information, visit, download Live Traffic NSW for iPhone® and iPad from the App StoreSM, download Live Traffic NSW for AndroidTM from Google Play, or call 132 701.

Media: 6021 3042

Contact: Roads and Maritime Services Media Unit: 8588 5999
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Safer conditions on Melbourne Street at Mulwala 

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