|Funding Program:||Investment Road and Rail Program
|Expected Start/Finish:||Late 2014 - Mid 2015
|Estimated Project Cost:||$2,432,000
|Australian Government Contribution:||$1,945,600
|Local Council/Shire:||Northern Midlands Council
|Corridor:||Hobart - Burnie
The project widened the Midland Highway at Conara to provide a northbound slow vehicle turn out lane from Esk Main Road to Panec Street.
The project achieved a 3 Star AusRAP Safety Rating on this section of the Midland Highway. The project improved safety, capacity and overtaking opportunities.
The cost of the project was $2,432,000. The Australian Government contributed $1,945,600 and the Tasmanian Government $486,400.
Construction commenced on 1 November 2014 and was completed on 19 May 2015.
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Project details last updated: 21/05/2018