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Warrego Highway - Toowoomba to Miles – Chinchilla Heavy Vehicle Route Strategy

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Status:Underway
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Early 2016 - Late 2017
Estimated Project Cost:$1,000,000
Australian Government Contribution:$800,000
State:QLD
Corridor:Brisbane - Darwin

Project Description

This is one of the 15 projects being delivered as part of the Australian Government's $508 million commitment to the Warrego Highway - Toowoomba to Miles - Upgrade Programme.

This project involves planning to identify a route for a future bypass or alternative heavy vehicle route at Chinchilla.

Benefits

The project will identify and assess options to improve safety and capacity at this location.

Funding

The Australian Government is providing up to $800,000 to the project in partnership with the Queensland Government.

Timetable

The planning project commenced in April 2016, and is expected to be completed by late 2017.

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Project details last updated: 5/10/2017