The timeline below has been provided by NBN Co as part of their updated three-year construction plan. It will be updated each quarter to include new areas and reflect ongoing variations arising from the planning process.Read more
it is great to see that after a year of pressuring the government, that the works along the Southern Expressway Noisewall are almost complete.
Today I met with the Minister's Office and the Department of Planning, Transport, and Infrastructure to discuss the Marion and Sturt Road Intersection upgrade.Read more
I rise to speak on this motion and note that it is the second incarnation for the member for Kaurna to get this up. In fact he withdrew it from the Notice Paper (or it was not moved) before parliament was prorogued, because it was not finished, because it was quite unusual. It was opened a handful of times before it was completed.Read more
Following the Southern Expressway Project’s community meeting on 9 June 2015 I provided the Minister for Transport and Infrastructure with a summary of the decisions that were made at the meeting and he was notified of outstanding concerns that residents had regarding the completion of the Southern Expressway project.
The following is an update from the Department on these issues.Read more
Thank you to everyone who came to the follow up community meeting regarding the noise wall in Sturt and Darlington and to everyone who could not attend but who provided feedback. At the meeting, the Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure (DPTI) presented computer generated images of what a Colourbond fence would look like to cover the ‘rusty looking’ façade of the noise wall.Read more
On Sunday the Minister for Transport, and the Federal Assistant Minister for Infrastructure, Jamie Briggs MP, announced the revised plan to the Darlington Interchange.
In the wake of transport forums in Sheidow Park/Trott Park and Reynella, as well as subsequent community meetings in Sturt and Darlington last year, a number of residents raised issues during the planning stages for the Darlington Interchange which I took to the government.Read more
Unrest about the Government’s handling of the noise wall project around the Southern Expressway project led to two community meetings in Sturt and Darlington about the issue.Read more
Speech to Parliament
20 November 2014
Mr WINGARD ( Mitchell ) ( 15:41 ): I rise today to speak on an issue that is troubling many people in my electorate—the unfinished or ignored section of the Southern Expressway.Read more