Posts Categorized: Roads

New traffic flow measures for South Tuggeranong announced

Temporary Traffic Control Map [PDF 1 MB] Roads ACT in conjunction with ACT Policing, the ESA and the South Tuggeranong Fire & Rescue project contractor will implement the following measures to help alleviate the traffic congestion being created by road works during morning and afternoon peak periods. From tomorrow morning Woodcock Drive will became two… Read more »

Update – House fire at Chisholm

Three fire pumpers are on scene with the Bronto Skylift Hydraulic Aerial Platform, the Breathing Apparatus Van and two Commanders. The three bedroom house is well alight and part of the roof has collapsed. ACT Fire & Rescue has conducted a primary search and found no-one inside the home. No neighbouring properties are damaged. The… Read more »

Roads melting due to prolonged extreme heat

Roads ACT is currently placing crushed stone on a number of roads throughout Canberra to prevent damage from the heat. Signs warning of loose stones are posted at all sites where this treatment has been applied. Motorists are advised to drive with caution in the heat and watch for loose stone signage. In some areas… Read more »

Builders asked to implement dust reduction measures

The ACT Government reminds builders that dust suppression during construction is important during the current weather conditions in the ACT. The generation of dust can cause detrimental effects to the health and amenity of neighbours and employees, reduced visibility on site, increased wear on machinery and equipment and complaints from neighbours. During dry spells and… Read more »

Temporary road closure for triathlon

The ACT Government wishes to advise motorists and other road users of a temporary road closure of westbound lanes of Parkes Way and a nearby car park for the Triathlon ACT January Festival 2014. The westbound lanes of Parkes Way between Kings Avenue and Glenloch Interchange will be closed from 6am to 12.30pm Sunday 19… Read more »