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Changed traffic conditions and night work for new Grafton bridge project

Changed traffic conditions will be in place across Grafton next week as part of the new Grafton bridge project.

Motorists are advised that two-way traffic will be reinstated on Clarence Street from the rail viaduct to Pound Street from the week beginning Monday 24 September, weather permitting. Traffic will also move to the eastern side of Clarence Street between Pound and Craig streets. Pedestrian access will be maintained at all times.

Also from Monday, motorists are advised of changed traffic conditions at the intersection of Iolanthe / Spring streets and the Pacific Highway for the installation of new power lines. The work will be carried out between 6pm and 6am on Monday 24 and Tuesday 25 September, weather permitting. Access to Iolanthe and Spring streets from the Pacific Highway will be under traffic control. Delays of up to five minutes can be expected.

Motorists are also advised of changed traffic conditions on the Pacific Highway, about 400 metres north of Spring Street near Hungry Jacks, from Wednesday 26 September for essential road surveying work to be carried out. The work will be carried out between 6pm and 6am, weather permitting. Delays of up to five minutes can be expected.

Traffic control and a reduced speed limit of 40km/h will be in place for the safety of workers and motorists at all locations.

Motorists are advised to drive to the conditions, and follow the directions of signs and traffic control.

Roads and Maritime thanks motorists for their patience during this time.

For the latest traffic updates download the Live Traffic NSW App, visit or call 132 701.