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Replacement of St Marys and Upper Scamander Bridges

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Status:Under construction
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Mid 2017 - Mid 2018
Estimated Project Cost:$665,000
Australian Government Contribution:$300,000
Local Council/Shire:Break O'day Council
State:TAS

Project Description

The project involves the replacement of three timber bridges in the St Marys region and one timber bridge at Upper Scamander.

Benefits

The benefits of this project will be improved safety, increased load capacity for the new bridge, improved freight efficiency and reduced maintenance costs.

Funding

The estimated cost of the project is $665,000. The Australian Government is contributing $300,000 and the Break O'Day Council $365,000.

Timetable

Project commenced construction on 1 May 2017 and is planned to be completed in mid 2018.

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Project details last updated: 24/05/2017