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Bremer Valley Road, Callington , South Australia - 058728-15SA-RTR

Funding Program:Roads to Recovery Program
Status:Completed
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Dec 2015 - Mar 2016
Australian Government Contribution:$340,582
Local Council/Shire:Rural City of Murray Bridge
State:SA

Project Description

Following on from the Completion 3500m of during 2014/15 FY Bremer Valley Road provides a strategic route that links the areas of Harrogate ,Rockliegh and Monarto to the township of Callington and the South Eastern Freeway. It acts as a bus route that transports student to Callington, Nairne, Mount Barker and Murray Bridge.As it stand Bremer Valley Road is councils only Rural Link Road that does not meet the basic Levels of Service as detailed above. In its current form Bremer Valley Road is unsealed with a varying width ranging from 8.5m to 9.5m and over the last 5 years has required significant maintenance resulting in nearly 400 man and plant hours allocated to Patrol Grading. This equates to an annual plant and labour allocation of 80 hours (2 weeks) and a maintenance bill of nearly $15,000 per annum.

Rehabilitate and upgrade 3600m of the existing granular pavement by introducing an additional 150mm of limestone rubble. In addition, seal the upgraded pavement with a 14/7 spray to meet Rural City of Murray Bridge Rural Link Standards.(3.5km of this project was completed during the 2014/15 FY)

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Project details last updated: 10/04/2016