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Canberra Light Rail – new Mitchell Light Rail Stop

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Status:In planning
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Late 2020 - Early 2021
Estimated Project Cost:$12,000,000
Australian Government Contribution:$6,000,000
State:ACT

Project Description

This project involves modifying the existing Canberra Light Rail Stage 1 Project to include the design and construction of an additional light rail stop.

The Mitchell Light Rail Stop will be located at the intersection of Sandford Street-Morisset Road and Flemington Road.

Benefits

  • Improve passenger rail services
  • Improve efficiency and network reliability
  • Improve connectivity between people with jobs and services, and goods with markets
  • Improve accessibility and connectivity

Funding

The Australian Government has committed $6 million. 

Timetable

The project is expected to commence late 2020, and be completed early 2021.

This commitment will enable this project to commence one year ahead of schedule.

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Project details last updated: 10/07/2020