The Boulevard - pedestrian safety improvements
- Project value$227,169
- Contractor nameBurnie City Council
- Completion Date30 June 2021
The Boulevard is a key collector road that has a history of speeding and minor crashes.
To address safety concerns and to improve the overall management of traffic and pedestrians in the area, Council has been successful in obtaining a grant of $187,169 under the Vulnerable Road Users Program (Department of State Growth) to provide the improvements by defining crossing locations through the installation of outstands, kerb ramps and pedestrian refuges, and reduced traffic speeds with central traffic islands in a separation (median) lane.
Works also include a footpath along the western side of The Boulevard, from Montello Primary School to Joyce Street.
Work has commenced onsite and will continue until the end of June.
The Boulevard, from Montello Primary School to Joyce Street, Montello 7320 View Map and directions