|Funding Program:||Roads of Strategic Importance
|Expected Start/Finish:||Mid 2023 - Mid 2025
|Estimated Project Cost:||$45,000,000
|Australian Government Contribution:||$36,000,000
|Local Council/Shire:||Forbes Shire Council
This project involves constructing a new bridge over the Lachlan River as well as a new road alignment between Lachlan Valley Way and the Escort Way near Forbes.
Improved road safety for all road users.
Improved efficiency and network reliability.
Improved accessibility and connectivity of road networks.
Improved freight productivity (and access to freight gateways).
The Australian Government is committing $36 million towards this project.
Construction is expected to commence mid 2023 and be completed by mid 2025
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Project details last updated: 17/05/2021