Category: Minister for Road Safety and the TAC

A Safer Journey On The Maroondah Highway

Drivers using the Maroondah Highway can look forward to a safer journey with safety improvements underway between Coldstream and Healesville thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Roads, Road Safety and the TAC Jaala Pulford said the works would upgrade four busy intersections with new turning lanes, install flexible safety barriers at high-risk locations, […]

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More Grants To Boost Road Safety

Football clubs across Victoria that want to work with their local communities to educate the importance of road safety will be able to apply for their share of the $1.3 million Toward Zero Club grants program. Minister for Road Safety and the TAC Jaala Pulford today announced the expansion of the grants into thirteen regional […]

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Boosting Safety At Key South-East Intersection

The Andrews Labor Government has delivered on its election commitment to make one of the busiest intersections on the South Gippsland Highway safer, with the installation of flashing safety signs now complete. Minister for Roads and Road Safety Jaala Pulford announced works were complete at the intersection, which has had 26 collisions and a double […]

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Safer Crossings For Nepean Special School

The Andrews Labor Government has made it safer for students from Nepean Special School to cross the road with the installation of new crossing technology helping them get to school. Minister for Roads, Road Safety and the TAC Jaala Pulford announced that works were complete on the $20,000 upgrade of the intersection at Harnett Street […]

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A Safer Ride2School For Victorian Students

The Andrews Labor Government is encouraging more students to cycle to school safely with Ride2School Day reaching more than 100 additional schools across the state. Minister for Roads, Road Safety and the TAC Jaala Pulford visited North Melbourne Primary School this morning as part of Ride2School Day to see how students plan their journey to […]

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Keeping Traffic Moving Across Melbourne

The Andrews Labor Government will crack down on private companies blocking inner-city roads and causing traffic congestion with a new scheme to keep traffic moving along key arterial roads. Private companies will pay a Road Occupation Charge to use inner-city arterial roads as part of building works or other activities from Wednesday, 1 April 2020. […]

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Hazardous Trees To Be Removed On Black Spur

Hazardous tree removal works along the Maroondah Highway are set to begin in coming weeks to keep locals and visitors safe on one of Victoria’s most scenic routes. Minister for Roads, Road Safety and the TAC Jaala Pulford announced the removal today, which follows an arborist report that identified the need to remove 98 trees […]

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New Test Helping Learner Drivers Become Safer Drivers

The Andrews Labor Government is rolling out a new Hazard Perception Test across the state to better prepare learner drivers to safely share our roads. Minister for Roads, Road Safety and the TAC Jaala Pulford visited the new VicRoads Deer Park Licence Testing Centre today to give the new initiative, developed by road safety experts, […]

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Safer Hospital Access For Ballarat

The Andrews Labor Government is making it safer and easier for pedestrians to move around Ballarat’s busy medical precinct with a range of upgrades getting underway. Minister for Roads and Road Safety Jaala Pulford and Member for Wendouree Juliana Addison today announced a package of improvements along Drummond Street North – improving access to medical […]

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Powering Through The Regional Road Maintenance Blitz

Drivers across regional Victoria are experiencing safer and smoother journeys everyday, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government’s massive road maintenance blitz improving kilometres of roads across the state. Minister for Roads and Road Safety Jaala Pulford and Member for Macedon Mary-Anne Thomas today visited Trentham-Kyneton Road today to mark the halfway mark of the blitz, […]

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