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Work continues on the Gwydir Highway at Waterview Heights

Work is continuing on the safety upgrade of the Gwydir Highway at Waterview Heights with the next stage of work which commenced on Monday of this week.
Clarence MP, Chris Gulaptis said the NSW Government had provided $1.8 million funding to upgrade the Gwydir Highway, a major route for light and heavy vehicles travelling between Grafton and Glen Innes.
“The most recent stage of work involved rebuilding a 900 metre stretch of the highway near Rogans Bridge Road and was completed in July this year,” he said.
“On Monday work will started on the next stages of the project between Friars Lane and finishing at Heritage Park Close.
“Clarence Valley Council will carry out the work on behalf of Roads and Maritime including repairing and improving drainage structures and removing vegetation.
“The road surface will also be rebuilt and resealed to provide a safer surface.
“Work will be carried out on weekdays from 7am to 6pm and on Saturdays from 8am to 1pm with the project expected to be completed in the first half of next year, weather permitting.”
Traffic control and reduced speed limits will be in place during work for the safety of workers and motorists.
Road users are asked to follow all directions and plan ahead their journey as delays can be expected.
For the latest traffic updates call 132 701, visit livetraffic.com or download the Live Traffic NSW App.

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