Construction of a $1.8 million roundabout for a major Craigmore intersection has been announced by the State Government.
^^ Plans for the road safety upgrade. The Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure will install the roundabout at the Yorktown Road junction with Blair Park Drive, Craigmore. The project includes:
Relocation of the eastern access to the Craigmore Shopping Centre to align with the new roundabout;
Installation of a raised median on Yorktown Road to restrict right-turn movements;
Installation of pedestrian refuges on Yorktown Road and Blair Park Drive;
Installation of new street lighting.Preliminary site works to remove vegetation and relocate services will start next month, weather permitting, with the main construction works scheduled to begin in September.The project is estimated to be completed by early 2018. More reading: Craigmore road project