Roads and Maritime Services media releases

September 2019

18 September 2019 - Pacific Highway upgrade progresses at Pimlico
17 September 2019 - Further action against truckie who got stuck in Broughton Pass
12 September 2019 - Find out more about the Coffs Harbour bypass Environmental Impact Statement
12 September 2019 - Sewage truck removed intact from seabed at Pittwater
11 September 2019 - Machinery making a difference on Woolgoolga to Ballina upgrade
11 September 2019 - Work starts to tackle congestion across Mascot
03 September 2019 - Heavy lifting equipment arrives for barge and sewage truck salvage

August 2019

30 August 2019 - Removal of upturned barge and sewage truck likely to start next week
22 August 2019 - Work starts to salvage commercial barge and truck from Pittwater
15 August 2019 - Motorists encouraged to plan ahead for temporary road closures across Penrith Region
14 August 2019 - Boat owners reminded to moor and dispose of boats responsibly
14 August 2019 - Court refuses dodgy safety examiner’s appeal
12 August 2019 - Cameras installed for safer traffic management at Bolivia Hill
12 August 2019 - Changed traffic conditions along Spit Bridge from next week
09 August 2019 - Villiers Street roundabout to be improved in preparation for opening of new Grafton Bridge
09 August 2019 - Learn more about upcoming roadwork for the new Gunnedah bridge project at a community drop-in session
08 August 2019 - Trial of right turn ban at Alstonville intersection extended
08 August 2019 - More than 17 thousand reasons to keep your truck safe and roadworthy
07 August 2019 - Transport for NSW takes a message of safety and continuous improvement to BusNSW annual forum
01 August 2019 - Crews dig deep for Warringah Road underpass
01 August 2019 - Improving safety at popular pedestrian zones around Sydney CBD
01 August 2019 - Changes to King Georges Road widening after community feedback

July 2019

25 July 2019 - Safety work complete Oxley Highway near Coonabarabran
23 July 2019 - New and extended clearways on Stoney Creek and Forest roads
23 22 July 2019 - New clearways around Sydney Airport precinct
18 July 2019 - Diamond grinding trial noise report released
17 July 2019 - Noise report published for Woolgoolga to Glenugie Pacific Highway upgrade
15 July 2019 - Ignoring signs leads to stuck truck and hefty fines
15 July 2019 - Work ramps up on road upgrade at Frenchs Forest
15 July 2019 - Pedestrian improvements on the way for busy Sydney intersections
12 July 2019 - Work drives ahead on The Northern Road upgrade at Bringelly
11 July 2019 - Improvement work now complete at busy Greystanes intersection
8 July 2019 - Bridging the gap at busy Frenchs Forest intersection
8 July 2019 - Upgrades to ease Parramatta congestion
4 July 2019 - Bringelly Road closed for essential work this weekend
4 July 2019 - Tabulam Bridge work continues with new contractor
3 July 2019 - Technology upgrade to improve trips for motorists at Chatswood

June 2019

28 June 2019 - CPI increase on roads and maritime fees
21 June 2019 - City Road intersections to be upgraded in Newcastle Pinch Point Project
20 June 2019 - Speed zone changes for safer journeys at Moore Creek
17 June 2019 - Facelift ahead for Lismore's Fawcett Bridge
17 June 2019 - Reducing congestion on King Georges Road at Beverly Hills
17 June 2019 - New and extended clearways along Kissing Point Road
13 June 2019 - Free road safety workshops in Quirindi
12 June 2019 - New clearways along Old Northern Road at Castle Hill and Baulkham Hills
7 June 2019 - Road safety awareness gets big boost from community event
7 June 2019 - Paving the way with recycled glass on the Woolgoolgs to Ballina upgrade
4 June 2019 - Tackling congestion on Stacey Street at Bankstown

May 2019

31 May 2019 - New clearways along Sunnyholt Road and Third Avenue
31 May 2019 - Building a bark canoe in Ballina to bond the community
30 May 2019 - The Horsley Drive upgrade submissions report now online
24 May 2019 - Changed traffic conditions on Allambie Road and Rodborough Road at Frenchs Forest
21 May 2019 - Comment invited for intersection upgrades on Manns Road
20 May 2019 - Traffic flow improved at busy Campbelltown intersection
18 May 2019 - More than 500 commerical vessels inspected during statewide compliance operation
14 May 2019 - Have your say on pavement grinding trial at Valla
14 May 2019 - Changed traffic conditions on Campbelltown Road at Bardia
6 May 2019 - Safer journeys under the Pacific Highway for Frogs, Koalas and Quolls
6 May 2019 - Take a stroll with history across the refurbished Raleigh Bridge
6 May 2019 - Noise report published for Kundabing to Kempsey Pacific Highway upgrade
6 May 2019 - 255 Vessels inspected during operation blue waters
3 May 2019 - Lower speed limit on the way near vehicle ferry crossings
3 May 2019 - Catch fish, not fines when boating off shore

April 2019

30 April - Submissions reports now online for proposed Appin Road improvements
30 April - Work now complete at busy Pacific Highway intersection
26 April - Work powers ahead on Sydney's iconic Meccano Set
24 April - Boaters behaving better at the tail end of boating season
21 April - Boaters and swimmers reminded of the dangers which lie beneath
21 April - First hand advice from the survivor of a propeller strike incident
19 April - First stage of Stacey Street and Fairford Road improvements now open
15 April - Holiday safety comes first on Pacific Highway at Grafton
14 April - Easing congestion on Railway Road at Sydenham
11 April - Speed limit lowered on Heathcote Road
9 April - Have your say on Caringbah parking changes
4 April - Free road safety workshops in Tenterfield
4 April - Changes on the way to busy Frenchs forest intersections
3 April - Free road safety workshops in Glen Innes

March 2019

29 March - Truss removal on Old Sportsmans Creek Bridge
29 March - Second ferry trialled at Lawrence
27 March - Major work starts on Manilla Road upgrade in Tamworth
25 March - Woolgoolga to Ballina upgrade to progress with batch plant at Gulmarrad
5 March - New bridge across Warringah Road opens to traffic

February 2019

26 February - Boaters: Slow down and keep an eye out where vehicle ferries are about
15 February - Smoother journeys between Mascot and Moore Park
15 February - Regulatory change in NSW to support ACCC Takata airbag recall
7 February - Work on new road bridges at Frenchs Forest in full swing
6 February - Lifejackets save lives, learn how to look after yours for free

January 2019

22 January - Boaters behaving better on water
11 January - You wouldn't drink and drive, so don't have a beer and steer
7 January - Changes on the way at intersection of Warringah Road and Forest Way

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