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Warrego Highway - Toowoomba to Miles – Jingi Jingi Creek Upgrade

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Status:Completed
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Mid 2016 - Mid 2017
Estimated Project Cost:$32,300,000
Australian Government Contribution:$25,840,000
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.

The project replaced the existing structurally defective and load restricted culvert with a concrete bridge, and widening of the existing approaches.

Benefits

The project will improve transport efficiency and capacity at this location, on the Warrego Highway. The project will also cater for the projected increase in traffic levels generated from the growth of the Surat Basin resource region.

Funding

The Australian Government is providing up to $26 million to the project in partnership with the Queensland Government.

Timetable

Construction commenced in July 2016 and was completed in August 2017.

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Project details last updated: 5/10/2017