Topic: Roads

Victorian First Technology To Make Napier Street Safer

The Andrews Labor Government will install a new high-tech detection system to stop trucks and other tall vehicles hitting Footscray’s Napier Street Bridge. Minister for Roads and Road Safety Luke Donnellan joined Member for Footscray Marsha Thomson today to announce $1.2 million to build new warning systems at the notorious bridge. Automatic detection systems will […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Roads and Road Safety, Western Metropolitan Region

New Local Roads Funding Boosts Agribusiness

The Andrews Labor Government will deliver an additional $12.5 million to improve country roads and bridges to help farmers get their produce to market. The Minister for Agriculture Jaala Pulford called on Councils to work with farmers and local agribusinesses to identify priority road projects for round two of the Local Roads to Market program. […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Agriculture

New Lanes Open On West Gate, Tulla And CityLink

The Andrews Labor Government is reducing road congestion and boosting reliability with new lanes opening on CityLink, the West Gate and Tullamarine Freeways this week. More than 20 kilometres of new lanes will be progressively opened across the week between Bulla Road and Power Street. An extra inbound lane will be opened between Bulla Road […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Roads and Road Safety, Ministers

Building a safer Princes Highway in East Gippsland

Major upgrades to the Princes Highway in eastern Victoria will begin soon, with the federal and Victorian governments signing off on a combined $50 million package of works. Federal Minister for Infrastructure and Transport, and Member for Gippsland, Darren Chester said the road works would better connect Gippsland to the north of the border, including […]

Categories: Eastern Victoria Region, Media Release, Minister for Roads and Road Safety

Painting The West Gate Bridge

For the first time in 40 years, the West Gate Bridge is set to get a fresh coat of paint. But footy fans hoping to see the bridge painted in their team’s colours will be disappointed, durability requirements will restrict the colour choice. Minister for Roads Luke Donnellan today called for expressions of interest to […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Roads and Road Safety

Building A Better Path To The MCG

Footy fans can look forward to a safer and easier walk from Richmond to the MCG as part of the Andrews Labor Government’s Streamlining Hoddle Street project. Minister for Roads and Road Safety Luke Donnellan has unveiled designs for new walkways, pedestrian crossings and upgraded waiting areas in Melbourne’s iconic sporting precinct, to keep pedestrians […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Roads and Road Safety