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Leach Highway (Welshpool Road) Interchange

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Status:Not started
Transport Mode:Road
Estimated Project Cost:$93,000,000
Australian Government Contribution:$46,500,000
Local Council/Shire:City of Canning
State:WA

Project Description

The project will construct an overpass to separate the Leach Highway from Welshpool Road and upgrade the Leach Highway Bridge over rail south of the proposed Welshpool interchange.

Benefits

Improve Connectivity and Travel Time:

  • improve connectivity between major freight infrastructure including airports and commercial and industrial areas
  • reduce costs for heavy vehicle operators, companies and commuters as a result of reduced travel time

Improve Local Amenities:

  • improve road safety and reduce congestion for all road users

Funding

The Australian Government has committed $46.5 million towards the $93 million project.

Timetable

The project is in planning.

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Project details last updated: 10/05/2018