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Midland Highway 10 Year Action Plan

Official road openings

Official road openings

14 August 2017

The $500 million 10 Year Midland Highway Action Plan is progressing with the recent official opening of three projects completed at a total cost of $34 million. They are:

The projects provided work for 114 contractor employees, with more than 500 other site inductees, including subcontractor personnel and others from service authorities, the Department of State Growth and professional services businesses.

11 projects have now been completed in the first two years of the Action Plan funded by the Australian and Tasmanian governments. This has resulted in 25 km of the Highway being upgraded to the national AusRAP three-star safety standard.

The Midland Highway near Kempton.

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