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

Commercial Road - Doggett Street Intersection Upgrade, Newstead

Funding Program:Urban Congestion Fund
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Mid 2020 - Mid 2020
Estimated Project Cost:$4,260,000
Australian Government Contribution:$1,740,000
Local Council/Shire:Brisbane City Council

Project Description

This project upgraded the Commercial Road and Doggett Street intersection in Newstead. Works undertaken included the signalising of the intersection, crossings, installation of bike boxes and adjustments to in-street car-parking arrangments at the intersection.


The upgrade is expected to reduce congestion, improve travel time reliability and increase safety at the intersection for all road users.  


The Australian Government committed $1.74 million towards the project under the Urban Congestion Fund. Brisbane City Council will provide the remaining funding.


The project commenced in May 2020 and was completed in July 2020.

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Project details last updated: 3/09/2020