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

Variable Speed Limit System

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Status:Completed
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Mid 2021 - Early 2022
Estimated Project Cost:$127,834
Australian Government Contribution:$55,000
State:ACT

Project Description

The project involves the planning work around viability of a variable speed limit system on the Tuggeranong Parkway between Cotter Road and the Glenloch Interchange to allow Transport Canberra City Services to vary speeds to manage traffic congestion.

Benefits

This planning project is expected to consider benefits from a variable speed limit system, including:

  • Improved road safety for all road users
  • Reduced congestion and improve travel times
  • Improved efficiency and network reliability
  • Improved accessibility and connectivity of road networks

Funding

The Australian Government has committed $55 thousand to this project.

Timetable

The project was completed in early 2022

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Project details last updated: 28/03/2022