Easter weekend is one of the busiest times on NSW roads especially for tens of thousands of Sydney-siders who traditionally head north-but relief is in sight for motorists with major milestones reached on the NorthConnex project.
A mammoth roads project set to make life easier for people living west of Brisbane is a step closer to completion, with detailed design for the $400 million Ipswich Motorway Upgrade: Rocklea to Darra-Stage 1, now finalised.
Stage 2 of the Monash Freeway Upgrade-which will add 36 kilometres of new lanes to the Monash Freeway and ease the gridlock faced daily by motorists-has been made possible by a $500 million grant from the Turnbull Government.
The first earthworks on the Western Sydney Airport site are on track to begin in the second half of this year, with WSA Co today releasing Requests for Tender for the Early Earthworks Package to companies selected through a Registration of Interest process.
The Turnbull and Berejiklian governments and eight Western Sydney councils have today agreed a landmark Western Sydney City Deal-a co-ordinated plan designed to deliver long-term prosperity for the region.