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

Warren Road upgrade, Coonamble to Warren

Funding Program:Roads of Strategic Importance
Status:In planning
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Early 2023 - Late 2023
Estimated Project Cost:$4,833,400
Australian Government Contribution:$1,930,000
Local Council/Shire:Coonamble Shire Council,Warren Shire Council
State:NSW

Project Description

This project will upgrade Warren Road between Coonamble to Warren. The road is the most direct freight route between these two towns, but heavy vehicles are currently required to take a longer route due to the deteriorating condition of the road.

The upgrade will improve connectivity between the two townships, as well as other local villages, and deliver road safety, traffic flow and freight efficiency improvements.

Benefits

- Improve road safety for all users

- Improve accessibility and connectivity of road networks

- Improve connectivity between people with jobs and services, and goods with markets

Funding

The Australian Government funding contribution is capped at $1.93 million.

Timetable

Construction is expected to commence in early 2023 and to be completed by late 2023.

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Project details last updated: 21/09/2022