We’ve been continuing to relocate utility services to prepare for the widening of Lathams Road and Rutherford Road, and the construction of the new Lathams Road bridge over Peninsula Link.
Throughout recent months, we’ve:
In January, crews worked around the clock to construct the new westbound carriageway, service lane and pedestrian paths.
During the closure, we:
We also installed over 440 meters of new drainage infrastructure under the road, spanning across 25 trenched pits. Over 15000 hours of labour were dedicated to this closure, to ensure that it was reopened on time.
Noise from construction will vary depending on the type of activity being undertaken. If you’re close to our works, you may notice increased noise levels at times.
Some of the main sources of noise during construction include excavators and graders, piling rigs, generators, power tools, site workers, and trucks delivering and transferring materials to and from our construction sites.
We’ll make every effort to minimise any impacts on local residents and businesses during these works by:
We’ll endeavour to maintain access to homes and businesses at all times. If access needs to be restricted we’ll notify residents and businesses regarding any future impacts.
This upgrade includes changing access to some local side streets.
The changes will provide better connectivity and improve traffic flow and safety for all road users by reducing the likelihood and severity of crashes. Under the new design, permanent changes will be in place to provide safe turning options at nearby intersections.