Member for Fisher Mal Brough was delighted to turn the first sod of the major new Bruce Highway interchange today to replace the Roys Road and Bells Creek Road intersections at Beerwah. “This delivers the first instalment of the Coalition’s election commitment to the Sunshine Coast section of the Bruce Highway,” he said. The $80.7 […]
The footprint for the future upgrade of the Bruce Highway between Caloundra Road and Sunshine Motorway has been dramatically decreased from 35 hectares down to 24 hectares. Minister for Transport and Main Roads, Scott Emerson, has confirmed the finer details of the preferred plan for the project. “Stage one, which involves the realignment of part […]
Palmwoods-Montville Road will today re-open to traffic following the completion of reconstruction work to repair significant landslip damage. Member for Glass House Andrew Powell today thanked local residents, businesses and motorists for their patience and cooperation while works were underway on the enormous reconstruction task for the past three years. “The road was initially closed […]
Mooloolaba Road will soon see an innovative half-a-bout be constructed as part of the $10.4 million safety improvements, due to start at the end of the month. Member for Buderim Steve Dickson said the construction would work as half a roundabout, and would be installed allowing for U-turns at the entrance of Panorama Crescent. “The […]
[Video] Ted, O’Brien LNP Candidate for Fairfax and Mal Brough, LNP Candidate for Fisher said the release of the Coalition’s $8.5 billion upgrade of the Bruce Highway will be welcomed by all Queenslanders. The Coalition’s Policy to Fix the Bruce Highway includes $1.55 billion to be spent on needed local upgrades. The Policy to Fix […]
New traffic lights have been switched today (Friday 26 April at 1pm) in front of the Bli Bli River Markets on David Low Way. The installation of new traffic lights in front of Bli Bli’s refurbished River Markets shopping precinct will go a long way towards reducing the high number of vehicle accidents experienced […]
Upgrade work is set to begin mid-year at a notoriously deadly intersection at Landsborough following a fierce campaign by locals and Caloundra MP Mark McArdle. The Department of Transport and Main Roads last year confirmed it would fast-track the delivery of the Safer Roads Sooner (SRS) Program, which included future installation of traffic signals at […]
Construction of the replacement Grigor Bridge on Maleny-Kenilworth Road at Conondale is expected to start this week. Member for Glass House Andrew Powell said the new bridge would provide an improved connection for Conondale, Maleny and Kenilworth communities. “The existing timber structure will be replaced with a higher, two-lane concrete bridge that will improve flood […]
On-road cycle lanes will be installed on the southern side of David Low Way at Bli Bli to create a safer route for cyclists.
Travelling between Dicky Beach and Currimundi via Battery Hill will now be a more enjoyable experience thanks to Sunshine Coast Council’s Road Reseal and Rehabilitation Program.