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Federal Highway - Truck Lay-bys

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Funding Programme:National Highway Upgrade Programme
Status:Completed
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:4 March 2016 - 23 December 2016
Estimated Project Cost:$4,000,000
Australian Government Contribution:$3,200,000
State:ACT
Corridor:Canberra Connectors

Project Description

The project constructed two truck lay-bys on the Federal Highway in the vicinity of the New South Wales border and associated deceleration and acceleration lanes, signage and lighting.

Benefits

The project improved driver safety and amenity for vehicle parking along the highway. The project also increased productivity and improved of pavement integrity.

Funding

The cost of the project was $4 million. The Australian Government contributed $3.2 million and the Australian Capital Territory Government $800,000.

Timetable

Construction commenced on 4 March 2016 and was completed on 23 December 2016.

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Project details last updated: 15/02/2017