Road resurfacing on Ashley Drive northbound lanes this week


Released 13/03/2019

Motorists and other road users are advised that road resurfacing will take place on the northbound lanes of Ashley Drive between Isabella Drive and Erindale Drive from today, Wednesday 13 March 2019.

Location and timing of works

Asphalting work will be carried out between 9.30 am and 5 pm from Wednesday 13 to Friday 15 March 2019 (weather permitting) on the northbound lanes of Ashley Drive between Isabella Drive and Erindale Drive.

Location and timing of road closures

  • One northbound lane will be closed at a time on Ashley Drive between Isabella Drive and Erindale Drive between 9.30 am and 5 pm on Wednesday 13, Thursday 14 and Friday 15 March 2019. One lane will remain open at all times.
  • Access to and from Ashley Drive at the following intersections will be temporarily closed whilst road resurfacing occurs at the intersection:
    • Barraclough Crescent
    • Bugden Avenue
    • Clive Steele Avenue
    • Statton Street.

Effects on traffic

  • Delays are expected.
  • Barriers as well as warning signs will be erected to alert people to the closures.
  • Traffic controllers will be on site to guide motorists through the area.
  • Drivers are asked to be mindful of the changed traffic arrangements and adhere to the work zone speed limits of 40 km/h.

This is the final layer of road resurfacing in this section following on from works in January. This final layer will extend the life of the road and give it a smoother finish, improving the driving experience for all road users.

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