Intersection improvements at Rooty Hill Road North, Jersey Road and Lamb Street, Plumpton

Updates and announcements

We have completed investigation work, removed the roundabout and built the pavement on Jersey Road.

The next stage includes:

  • forming underground drains and installing additional pavement
  • relocating overhead power lines and poles
  • temporarily removing some vegetation on the northbound side of Rooty Hill Road North to relocate utilities.

Our work schedule

For the next stage of work we will be on site for 45 shifts, between Friday 16 June and Thursday 3 August 2017, weather permitting. Our night shift hours will be from 8pm to 5am, between Sunday and Friday. Our day shift hours will be from 7am to 6pm on weekdays and from 8am to 1pm on Saturday.

Please see June 2017 Project Update (PDF, 277Kb).

Project background

This work is part of the NSW Government’s $225 million Pinch Point Program, which aims to reduce traffic delays, manage congestion and maintain travel times on Sydney’s major roads, particularly during weekday peak periods.

Benefits

The key benefits to the community include:

  • Improved traffic flow along Rooty Hill Road North, Jersey Road and Lamb Street
  • Reduced congestion and improved travel times
  • Improved road safety.

Key features

  • Removing the existing roundabout and installing traffic lights and signalised pedestrian crossings
  • Providing a dedicated right turn lane from Rooty Hill Road North into Jersey Road
  • Providing a left turn lane from Rooty Hill Road North into Lamb Street
  • Providing a right turn lane from Jersey Road onto Rooty Hill Road North
  • Providing a right turn lane from Rooty Hill Road North onto Lamb Street
  • Removing the existing centre median where the new right turn lane will be installed on Jersey Road
  • Installing CCTV cameras to monitor traffic
  • Widening Rooty Hill Road North near the intersection
  • Changes to the lane configuration on Lamb Street
  • Asphalting and line marking
  • Extending kerbs and gutters.

Community engagement

In January 2016 a ‘Have Your Say’ community update was distributed inviting stakeholders and the community to comment on the proposed improvements. A Community Consultation Report was prepared, which summarises the feedback and our responses.

In August 2016 a ‘Have Your Say’ community update was distributed inviting stakeholders and the community to comment on a proposed night construction work schedule. Comments close on Monday 15 August.

In September 2016 a ‘Project Update’ community update was distributed to stakeholders and the community to thank everyone who provided feedback on the proposal.

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