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$10 million Katherine diversion consultation extended

Details:

Title

$10 million Katherine diversion consultation extended

Member

Lawrie, Delia

Political affiliation

Australian Labor Party

Collection

Media Releases for 11th Assembly 2008 - 2012; Media Releases; ParliamentNT

Date

2009-05-20

Location

Katherine

Language

English

Subject

Roads; Town planning

Publisher name

Northern Territory Government

File type

application/pdf

Use

Issued as a Media Release

Copyright owner

Northern Territory Government

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/218630

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/706645

Related items

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/706643

Page content

The four options include: Removal of some sections of angled parking to provide increased footpath areas and other measures like fencing to improve pedestrian safety while maintaining the existing route along Katherine Terrace; Diverting heavy vehicles 3.8km along Bicentennial Road and the Victoria Highway; Diverting heavy vehicles 1.5km along a new two lane carriageway connecting the extension of Chambers Drive across the Stuart Highway to the Victoria Highway near Condon street, supporting future land development; or Diverting heavy vehicles along a new two lane carriageway connecting from the existing Chambers Drive intersection to the Victoria Highway, parallel to the Stuart Highway and adjacent to Railway terrace. Residents and stakeholders now have until 30 June to view the public display at the Northern Territory Government Centre, Ms Lawrie said. Alternatively, people can go to www.nt.gov.au/katherinediversion or contact 8973 8661 to provide their comments and feedback. A report on the route options and outcomes of the feedback received from the public and stakeholders will be prepared and presented to the Territory Government for consideration after the public consultation period closes. 20 May 2009 DARWIN Ms Lawries office Edwin Edlund (0401 119 563) Mr Snowdons office Kate Sieper (0488 484 689)