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Operational notification #43: Port Drive Upgrade – Out of hours' work and changes to traffic

From late September to late-October, out of hours’ activities will be carried out at various locations along Port Drive and Lucinda Drive between 6pm and 5am.

Activities will include:
  • Realigning / removing barriers, road surfacing works and linemarking on Lucinda Drive and Port Drive on Wednesday 27 September, Thursday 28 September and Friday 29 September.
    • This work is in preparation to reinstate all traffic movements on Lucinda Drive and Port Drive southbound between Bulk Terminal Drive and Lucinda Drive Bridge by Saturday 30 September.
  • Bridgeworks which include pouring concrete and installing parapets for the Kite Street overpass (from 3 October to late October).
  • Drainage and public utility services works.

During this work, traffic control including stop/go arrangements and signage will be in place to direct traffic.

Kite Street roundabout closures and detours out of hours (6pm to 5am).

During the Kite Street overpass bridgeworks, detours will be in place on the following dates:
  • Tuesday 3 October and Wednesday 4 October
    • No right turn from Port Drive outbound / southbound into Kite Street: Detour via Export Street and Pritchard Street
 
  • Thursday 5 October
    • Kite Street roundabout not in use to turn around: all traffic using the roundabout to turnaround, enter or exit Kite Street will be diverted via Bulk Terminal Drive roundabout or Export Street/Pritchard Street.
 
  • Sunday 8 October (late night shift)
    • No right turn from Port Drive outbound / southbound into Kite Street: Detour via Export Street and Pritchard Street
 
  • Sunday 8 October (early morning shift)
    • No right turn at Kite Street roundabout into Port Drive outbound / southbound: Detour via the Bulk Terminal Drive roundabout and then Port Drive outbound / southbound

Access to Kite Street and the boat ramp will be maintained under the direction of traffic control.

Pleaese click here to view the detour maps.
 
Posted on Friday, 22 September 2017 (Archive on Thursday, 22 March 2018) Return