2018 Members of Parliament media releases

December 2018

18 December - Improving safety on Pennant Hills Road at Carlingford
18 December - Richmond River bridge milestone achieved
17 December - New traffic lights at the Kingsway and Woolooware Road
17 December - Work progressing on major Heathcote Road upgrades
14 December - Statement: Noise mitigation
11 December - Easing congestion at major Caringbah intersection
11 December - Barham Koondrook Bridge opens to traffic
10 December - Last girder installed for new road bridge at Shark Creek
6 December - Grafton bridge segments notch up a century
7 December - Northern Beaches Clearway changes scrapped
6 December - Traffic investigations during the festive season on Princes Highway at Falls Creek
5 December - Traffic signals light up for Kambala School, Rose Bay
5 December - $800,000 safety work underway for Princes Highway at Jerrawangala
4 December - Funding green light for detailed design of Goonoo Goonoo Road
4 December - Works on track at Kincumber roundabout
3 December - Easing congestion on Parramatta Road at Concord
3 December - Have a look at plans for the Manilla Road upgrade
2 December - Safer driving through Alstonville intersection

November 2018

30 November - Digital driver licence trial kick starts in Sydney's East
30 November - Faster journeys through Bankstown a step closer
30 November - Road safety vital at Kamilaroi Rail Crossing
30 November - 170 years of boating access celebrated at Thompson Street in Drummoyne
28 November - Easing congestion on Elouera Road Cronulla
27 November - Reducing congestion by 30 per cent at busy Ashfield intersection
27 November - Speed limit reduced on Todman Avenue at Kensington
23 November - Pedestrian safety improvements start at Mount Hutton Public School
22 November - LH Ford Bridge strengthening project to start in coming weeks
22 November - Work under way on bridges for Berry to Bomaderry upgrade
21 November - Night work on M1 Princes Motorway at Mount Ousley
20 November - President Avenue upgrades at Kirrawee open to traffic
20 November - New Charleyong Bridge a step closer
19 November - Contract for next stage of Pacific Highway upgrade, The Entrance
19 November - Detailed design for Albion Park Rail bypass on display
19 November - Changed traffic conditions and investigations on Princes Highway at Falls Creek
16 November - Ulmarra residents activate fixed speed camera
15 November - Green light on for Marius and Fitzroy Street Junction
15 November - Display centre opens for Coffs Harbour bypass
14 November - New milestone reached on Bringelly Road upgrade
9 November - Smoother ride on the way for Sturt Highway in Wagga Wagga
7 November - Grafton bridge progresses with girder delivery
7 November - Improved traffic conditions for locals with F6 extension stage 1
6 November - Changed traffic conditions on Croome Road at Albion Park
6 November - Have your say on Newell Highway intersection upgrade at Narrabri

October 2018

31 October - Reducing traffic noise on Captain Cook Drive
29 October - Work starts on Clarence Road Rail Bridge to improve safety
28 October - A new connection linking the past to Penrith's bright future
25 October - Further safety improvements for Alstonville intersection
24 October - Historic Frenchs Forest pear tree finds new home
22 October - An infrastructure pipeline for the Central West
19 October - Speed limit change for Gregory Hills Drive
18 October - Free road safety workshops in Coffs Harbour
16 October - New and extended clearways along Taren Point Road
15 October - Call for tenders to build new Nelligen Bridge
15 October - Free road safety workshops in Grafton
15 October - Congestion relief on the way at Heathcote Road intersections
11 October - Changed traffic conditions on New England Highway at Singleton
11 October - Girder deliveries for the new Tabulam Bridge
9 October - Pacific Highway upgrade at Ourimbah completed
9 October - Booyong Bridge offically opens
9 October - Have your say on plans to ease congestion at Mascot
8 October - Heavy vehicle lane restriction trial on the M1 Motorway
8 October - School zone extension for Goulburn public school
4 October - Investigation work on Princes Highway at Yallah and Oak Flats

September 2018

27 September - New extended clearways along Taren Point Road
26 September - Light shines on Empire Bay Drive intersection upgrade
21 September - Pedestrian safety to be improved by Wauchope CBD upgrades
21 September - Vital work will prolong life of historic Wardell Bridge
21 September - Improving pedestrian safety in Kirrawee
20 September - Investigation work on Princes Highway at Mount Ousley interchange
20 September - Have a say on Pacific Highway upgrades between Turramurra and Wahroonga
20 September - Safety improved along Balmoral Road at Burrill Lake
19 September - Have your say on plans to ease congestion on King Georges Road
19 September - Submissions report now available for the new Barrington Bridge
14 September - New $2.45M dredging plan for Ettalong channel
14 September - Henty Machinery Field Day level crossing warning
14 September - Murray River ferry contracts awarded
11 September - Free workshop for parents and supervisors of learner drivers
11 September - Survey and geotechnical work starts for Albion Park Rail bypass
11 September - Back to horsing around at Croom Regional Sporting Complex
10 September - Changed traffic conditions on Linden Street at Sutherland
6 September - Upgrade of busy Croydon Park intersection a step closer
6 September - Improving safety on Calga Place at Bronte
3 September - Clearways on the way between Brookvale and The Spit

August 2018

30 August - Major work begins on Princes Highway upgrade between Berry and Bomaderry
29 August - Improved traffic flow with completion of North Wollongong interchange
24 August - Landcare partnership to meet Hume Highway duplication commitments
21 August - Work on the narrow bridge across the Woronora River on Heathcote Road
21 August - Pedestrian and cyclist safety improved in Redfern
17 August - Community engagement commences for clearways between Mona Vale and The Spit
16 August - Tenders invited for Ogilvies Hill and Winery Hill upgrades on the Golden Highway
14 August - Seamless transition with new head contractor appointed to complete Princes Highway upgrade at Dignams Creek
13 August - New clearways along Windsor Road between Showground Road and Seven Hills Road
13 August - Girder lifted into place as $48m Tabulam bridge takes shape
12 August - Drivers claim $6 million in free rego in just six weeks
8 August - New and extended clearways to improve traffic flow on The Horsley Drive
6 August - Moss Vale Road closure as safety work continues
6 August - $3 million safety upgrade on Mid Western Highway completed at Blayney
3 August - New outlook for motorists as anti-graffiti project reaches completion
2 August - Easing congestion in Caringbah CBD

July 2018

31 July - Investigative work underway on M1 at Cataract
30 July - Dangerous lifejackets being traded in for new designs
30 July - Work on bridge over Packsaddle Creek on Silver City Highway to start in September
27 July - M4 interchange taking shape as part of The Northern Road upgrade
27 July - New and extended weekday clearways on Henry Lawson Drive, Forest Road and Stoney Creek Road
26 July - New and extended weekday clearways on Henry Lawson Drive, Forest Road and Stoney Creek Road
26 July - Major road and rail initiatives delivered at Hermidale
24 July - New England Highway upgrade plans refined after community consultation
20 July - New milestone reached on North Wollongong Interchange
19 July - Back to the drawing board for Clarence Pacific Highway upgrade asphalt plant temporary asphalt batch plant
16 July - Road safety improvements start at Whittingham intersection
13 July - $500,000 invested into upgraded safety on New South Head Road, Bellevue Hill
10 July - More than $1.4 million in free rego returned to drivers in just over a week
9 July - Albion Park Rail bypass design and build contract gets green light
6 July - Completion of major upgrade of Middle Falbrook Bridge
5 July - Paving the way for improvements to Pitt Town roads
5 July - Final stages of utility relocations underway as part of Berry to Bomaderry upgrade
4 July - New design for Queanbeyan River Bridge protects local platypuses
4 July - NSW Government delivering on pinch points
4 July - NSW Government delivering for Strathfield
4 July - NSW Government delivering on Appin Road
4 July - NSW Government delivering for Eastern Creek
4 July - NSW Government delivering for Sydney's West
3 July - Delivering for Warimoo
2 July - Delivering local boating infrastructure for Ballina boaties
2 July - New bridge over Richmond river at Broadwater taking shape
2 July - High level support for koala protection measures
2 July - Lignum Creek Bridge upgrade will provide a smoother, safer journey
2 July - Work to start on Kincumber Roundabout upgrade

June 2018

29 June - Changed traffic conditions on Martin Bridge at Taree
26 June - Night work on Kelly Street at Scone
25 June - Croome Road temporarily closed for road resurfacing work
21 June - Safety to be improved on section of the Hume Highway north of Holbrook
19 June - Budget invests in Western NSW
19 June - Budget boost for Hunter and Central Coast
19 June - Illawarra benefits from NSW budget
19 June - Northern NSW gets budget boost
19 June - Southern NSW gets a boost from NSW budget
18 June - Have a say on plans to improve pedestrian safety at North Wollongong
13 June - Major milestone for M4-M5 WestConnex tunnel link
9 June - Maintaining the historic Martin Bridge for the community of Taree
8 June - Safer travel with major Kosciuszko road upgrades complete in time for snow season
8 June - Nine 80-tonne bridge girders to be installed over the Pacific Highway at Broadwater
8 June - Raleigh Bridge repaint a step closer
6 June - Safety work to start on Moss Vale Road at Cambewarra Mountain
6 June - Kings Highway given new lease of life at Currowan

May 2018

30 May - Work powers up at Croom Regional Sporting Complex
29 May - Smoother and safer journeys on the way for Kings Highway motorists
29 May - Golden Highway upgrade at Elong Elong progressing well
29 May - Sound walls on Memorial Drive to feature all things bright and beautiful
29 May - $1 million essential maintenance work to start on Old Hume Highway
28 May - Median makeover to reduce maintenance costs on Illawarra roads
28 May - Going, going, gone! Lansdowne Bridge demolition completed
28 May - Night work on Mount Ousley Road between Mount Ousley and Fairy Meadow
28 May - Changed traffic conditions on the New England Highway at Whittingham
28 May - Community Engagement Report now online for new and extended clearways on Taren Point Road
27 May - Pedestrian access works at The Entrance
25 May - Planning approval for Empire Bay Drive roundabout
24 May - $500,000 safety upgrade for Jingellic and Tumbarumba roads
24 May - Safety first on Jingellic Road at Carboona Gap
24 May - Temporary closures of Middle Falbrook Bridge across Glennies Creek
23 May - Plan ahead of night work on Moss Vale Road at Barrengarry Mountain
23 May  - Early works start on new Charleyong Bridge
23 May - Watch out, kids about! New signs to be installed at Robertson Public School
21 May - School zone extended outside St Joseph's College at Hunters Hill
21 May - Changed traffic conditions on Head Street and Macintosh Street intersection at Forster
18 May - Work starts to improve busy Sylvania intersection
18 May - Another major milestone for new bridge across Clyde River at Batemans Bay
17 May - Work starts on improvements along Barrier Highway west of Cobar
14 May - Victoria Cross recipient honoured in lasting tribute
14 May - Tender award Berry good for Princes Highway motorists
14 May - Safety improvements on the way along the Illawarra Highway
11 May - Night work to commence on Princes Highway at Mogo
9 May - Pedestrian safety for Darling Street and Cobra Street intersections
9 May - Traffic moves onto new section of the Mitchell Highway
9 May - Safety first! Work starts to reduce risk of ice on Snowy Mountains Highway
9 May - Safety paramount with Kings Highway upgrade work starting soon
8 May - Intersection improvements start on Kingsway at Caringbah
8 May - $1.9 million reasons to smile as Snowy Mountains Highway upgrade completed
8 May - Berry to Bomaderry Princes Highway upgrade a step closer
4 May - Have a say on proposed safety improvements on Brisbane Water Drive at Point Clare
4 May - $1 million safety work to start this month at Golden Highway intersection with Durraween Lane
1 May - Work starts to keep locals moving around Croom Regional Sporting Complex
1 May - Refined design for fifth stage of Newcastle Inner City Bypass
1 May - Planning for new bridge at Nelligen progressing

April 2018

30 April - New clearways on Old Windsor Road between Kellyville Ridge and Glenwood
30 April - Consultation report now available for Centennial Avenue and Epping Road intersection improvements
30 April - Feedback sought on intersection upgrade at Lochinvar
26 April - $1.8 million for Seaham Road and Raymond Terrace Road intersection upgraded at Nelsons Plains
26 April - New pedestrian crossing on Turton Road at Waratah
24 April - Wyong Road upgrade completed
24 April - Pedestrian bridge across rail line at Moss Vale starts to take shape
23 April - Changed traffic conditions at Pacific Highway Intersection, Tuggerah
23 April - 54 cheers! final section of main road between Goulburn and Bathurst sealed
23 April - Maintenance work on Tilpa Bridge across Darling River
19 April - Kangaroo Valley's Hampden Bridge to be given new lease of life
20 April - Pedestrian improvements at Kanwal intersection
18 April - Work powers on to improve busy North Richmond intersection
18 April - Welcoming feedback on the proposed road upgrade of The Golden Highway in the Upper Hunter r egion
18 April - Next stage of planning for Mount Ousley interchange
14 April - New pedestrian crossing for Pacific Highway at Belmont
13 April - Work progresses on Schofields Road upgrade
12 April - Time to think P.A.C with 168-tonne girders to be moved on Pacific Highway at Harwood
11 April - Reminder to have your say for the new Barrington Bridge
9 April - First eight kilometres sealed on $4 million Cobb Highway at Fairmount South of Wilcannia
9 April - Safety first! Changes coming for Sharp Street, Cooma
6 April - Changes on the way for Charles Street at Parramatta
4 April - Installation of safety barriers on The New England Highway from Parkville to south of Murrurundi

March 2018

29 March - Vital Gocup Road upgrade adds indigenous workforce skills to the project team
29 March - Focus on safety with work starting on Kosciuszko Road
28 March - Improving safety and reliability along the Golden Highway east of Denman
28 March - Major step forward for Albion Park Rail bypass
23 March - Early work under way on Oxley Highway upgrade at Spencers Cutting
23 March - Improving Lyons Road for a safer journey
23 March - Have your say on the Review of Environmental Factors for the new Barrington Bridge
23 March - Planning accelerates for Berry to Bomaderry Princes Highway upgrade
22 March - New signs to promote bypassed town ahead of easter long weekend
22 March - Delivered: Gilmore gets green light for safer roads
21 March - Roundabout improvements on the way at Wollongong
20 March - Work to start on improvements to Princes Highway intersection at Jaspers Brush
19 March - Final chance to have a say on Kincumber intersection upgrade
19 March - Delivering better road infrastructure for a future Dubbo
19 March - Proposed works for Broadmeadow intersection
19 March - Contract awarded to upgrade rail bridge and New England Highway at Singleton
16 March - Road upgrade for New South Head Road Double Bay
15 March - Upgrade to pedestrian safety for Brisbane Water Drive
14 March - Traffic to be switched on to new section of Mitchell Highway at Guanna Hill
12 March - Improvements for Pacific Highway at Highfields and Adamstown Heights
9 March - Have your say on pedestrian safety improvements on Oakland Avenue at The Entrance
7 March - Waiting at the stop! work complete on bus stop upgrade at Baulkham Hills
6 March - Helping learners become safer drivers - Kempsey workshop
6 March - Changed traffic conditions on Snowy Mountains Highway near Tumut

February 2018

28 February - Gunnedah overpass moves ahead
28 February - Plans accelerate for Mona Vale Road East upgrade
28 February - Maintenance starts on pedestrian bridge across Princes Highway at Bulli
24 February - Lawrence community celebrates bridging of the gap at Sportsmans Creek
23 Fsbruary - Wymah Ferry temporarily closed in March for maintenance
22 February - Safety improvements on the way for Burley Griffin Way at Stockinbingal
21 February - Lighting the way for improved pedestrian safety in Wollongong
19 February - Preferred option released for the Nowra Bridge project
13 February - Free workshop for supervisors who teach learner drivers
9 February - Lawrence community invited to put best foot forward before new bridge opens
9 February - Work starts on heavy vehicle stopping bay at Hollydeen
7 February - Changed traffic conditions on main street at Parkville
6 February - Feedback closing on Warnervale Link Road project
5 February - Next stage of Manilla Road upgrade reaches major milestone
2 February - 1500 reasons to celebrate the Northconnex training hub
1 February - Piling up! Work on Tabulam Bridge to reach new heights

January 2018

29 January - Safer overtaking opportunities with new passing lane near Jerilderie
29 January - First concrete segment poured for new Grafton Bridge
25 January - Another 14 kilometres of the Cobb Highway to be sealed
23 January - More upgrade works on Oxley Highway
23 January - Watch out, kids about! Motorists advised of new school zone
18 January - Hive of activity on Bruxner Highway around Lismore
18 January - Work underway to improve Prince Albert Bridge pedestrian safety
11 January - New and extended clearways to improve traffic flow on Carlingford Road
9 January - Changed traffic conditions on Sturt Highway in Wagga Wagga
9 January - Night work on bridge across the Hunter River on New England Highway
8 January - Three, Two, One! Nepean River bridge gets ready to launch
8 January - Demolition of old Biggara Bridge starts south of Towong

... 2017 Members of Parliament media releases

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