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Russell Road to Roe Highway Kwinana Freeway northbound widening

Atwell, Aubin Grove, Bibra Lake, Cockburn Central, Jandakot, Leeming, South Lake, Success

Overview

  • Road

    Project type
  • $49 million

    Total budget
  • Under Construction

    Project phase
  • Main Roads WA

    Lead agency
  • 340

    Jobs supported
  • Late 2018

    Start date

    Late 2020

    End date

This project involves the widening of Kwinana Freeway, providing an additional lane from Russell Road to Berrigan Drive and two additional lanes from Berrigan Drive to Farrington Road. The project has also included a new five metre wide Principal Shared Path (PSP) for pedestrians and cyclists.

The works are part of an overall plan to transform the Mitchell and Kwinana freeways to support population growth and economic development.

Benefits

  • Reduce congestion and improve road safety, particularly in morning peak periods
  • Allow for an extra 1,800 vehicles per hour on the Kwinana Freeway
  • Enable traffic to move more effectively through this critical section of the transport network
  • Provide better access to local services such as Fiona Stanley and St John of God Hospitals
  • Support population growth and economic development

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