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Thompson Street, Tennant Creek NT - 048550-12NT-RTR

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Funding Programme:Roads to Recovery Programme
Status:Completed
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Aug 2013 - Aug 2013
Australian Government Contribution:$20,117
Local Council/Shire:Barkly Shire Council
State:NT

Project Description

Thompson Street harbours both a major Child Care Centre and a Primary school. It is a high density traffic location where speeding does ocurr. To prevent a potential vehicular or vehicular/pedestrian accident, the current school crossing needs to be brought up to standard. Two speed humps will also be installed 50 metres either side of the crossing.

Installation of a raised pedestrian crossing, 4.5 x 9 metres and the installation of two proposed speed humps 50 metres distant from each side of the children's crossing will assist in the elimination of speeding vehicles and reduce, if not eliminate the potential for an accident.

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Project details last updated: 10/11/2013