Friday, June 21, 2024

Roads & Transport

Gunnedah Council calls for change to roads grants methodology

Gunnedah Shire Council is calling on the Federal and NSW Governments to address Financial Assistance Grants methodology that it says is leading to regional...

Bass Coast adopts new roads policy

VIC Bass Coast Shire Council has today adopted a new Urban Roads and Drainage Improvement Policy and a list of priority projects. Key changes to the...

Regional road upgrades to support renewables growth

NSW regions from Newcastle to Dubbo and surrounds will benefit from a $128.5 million 2024–25 Budget investment to upgrade roads for drivers and allow...

Tenders called for Penrith road upgrade 

NSW Penrith City Council's highly-anticipated Dunheved Road Upgrade has entered its next phase, with the Council now seeking a qualified and experienced contractor to deliver...

Bass Coast drives Cape Paterson traffic plan

Bass Coast Shire Council is preparing a Local Area Traffic Management Plan for Cape Paterson in a bid to understand and better improve traffic...

Roadworks pave way for new stage of Wallsend renewal

The latest stage of a $6 million investment into roads and footpath improvements across Newcastle's western suburbs has seen extensive road resurfacing wrap up...

Brisbane kangaroo bridge project makes final leap

Brisbane's much-anticipated Kangaroo Point Bridge is taking shape, with the delicate operation to install the final span of the city-shaping project completed this week. The installation...

Cessnock onboard with bus stop upgrades

NSW Cessnock City Council has secured $88,000 in the latest round of the NSW Government’s Country Passenger Transport Infrastructure Grants Scheme, which will be used...

Strategy funded for vulnerable road users in Koroit, Mortlake

Moyne Shire Council has been awarded $30,000 in funding from the TAC Local Government Grant program to implement a Vulnerable Road Users Safety Implementation...

More bus stops on the way for Tasmania

The Tasmanian Government has announced 69 bus stops and shelters will be installed or upgraded across the state through the second round of its...

$12m roads recovery funding secured for Federation Council

Federation Council Mayor, Pat Bourke, has welcomed additional funding for local road safety measures through the Federal Government's Roads to Recovery program.  "Council will receive...

Inner West powers up state’s largest EV charger rollout

Sydney's Inner West Council has secured funding for a record 136 public electric vehicle charging stations to be rolled out across the local government...

Ballarat releases draft footpath plan

The City of Ballarat Council will today release a Draft Footpath Construction Strategy for community review and feedback. The draft strategy guides how the City...

CityCat on the prowl in Brisbane

Brisbane City Council has today announced new CityCat ferry services to the city's Howard Smith Wharves terminal will launch tomorrow. Lord Mayor, Adrian Schrinner says...

Newcastle seeks pedestrian views in city planning

City of Newcastle Council is inviting Novocastrians to share their thoughts on the safety and accessibility of pedestrian crossings to help guide future installations and upgrades across...