Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts

Rapid Bay Road (Rural Road) - 057557-15SA-RTR

Funding Program:Roads to Recovery Program
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Sep 2015 - Jun 2017
Australian Government Contribution:$300,000
Local Council/Shire:South Australian Local Government Grants Commission

Project Description

The section of Rapid Bay road contains pavement failure, surface ravelling, cracking, seal edge break and an extensive seal edge drop off. Rapid Bay Road is a regionally significant Tourist and Community Access Route and the work will improve the safety of the road particularly for road users (tourists) who are unfamiliar with the road.

The reestablishment / repair of the unsealed shoulders to reduce edge drop off and excessive cross fall. Pavement reconstruction and resealing to the road surface to provide a minimum sealed width of 7.2 metres with localised sealing width around bends. Replacement of substandard warning and advisory signage and guide post installations. Intersection realignment at Lord Road. Investigation to intersection signage at Main South Road in liaison with the Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure.

Total cost of proposed project is $1,200,000

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Project details last updated: 10/07/2017