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Switchback Road, Chirnside Park - 066270-16VIC-RTR

Funding Program:Roads to Recovery Program
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Feb 2017 - May 2018
Australian Government Contribution:$170,000

Project Description

Safety for right turners, damage to road shoulder due to the passage of through traffic, damage to vehicles due to poor condition of road shoulder. North side gravel road shoulder is continually being driven on and deteriorates badly due to through vehicles attempting to pass turning vehicles. Improvements to street lighting will also enhance safety

Construction of a right turn refuge lane to provide safe protection for traffic wishing to turn right into Rolling Hills Road. Widening of the road to allow for passing traffic to safely by-pass turning vehicles without the need to drive on the shoulder.

Total cost of proposed project is $270,000

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Project details last updated: 10/08/2018