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Warburton-Blackstone Road (rural road) - 068362-16WA-RTR

Funding Program:Roads to Recovery Program
Status:Completed
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Jan 2017 - Mar 2017
Australian Government Contribution:$300,000
Local Council/Shire:Shire of Ngaanyatjarraku
State:WA

Project Description

Existing road is depressed and narrow formation with multiple wide creek crossings which is prone to severe inundation, flash flooding and extensive scouring due to water cross-flow in heavy rain events.

Reconstruct road on existing alignment to improve formation, vertical and horizontal geometry; carry out laterite sheeting; install additional drainage, levee banks and push out causeways through creeks; cut down steep banks of creeks to reduce water flow velocity. Road width 10m, total length of works across 18km.

Total cost of proposed project is $425,997

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Project details last updated: 17/05/2017