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Brooker Highway - Elwick Road to Howard Road

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Funding Programme:Investment Road and Rail Programme
Status:Under construction
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Early 2016 - Mid 2017
Estimated Project Cost:$33,810,000
Australian Government Contribution:$26,710,000
Local Council/Shire:Glenorchy City Council
State:TAS
Corridor:Hobart - Burnie

Project Description

The project will provide three lanes in each direction on the Brooker Highway from Elwick Road to Howard Road. The project will also realign and signalise the intersection of Elwick Road and Goodwood Road and signalise the intersection at Howard Road.

Benefits

The project is expected to ease congestion and improve traffic flow.

Funding

The estimated cost of the project is $33.81 million. The Australian Government is contributing $26.71 million and the Tasmanian Government $7.10 million.

Timetable

Construction commenced on 21 January 2016 and is expected to be complete in mid 2017.

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Project details last updated: 19/06/2017