The Federal Government has committed a $1.8 billion boost for road and community projects through local governments.
Austroads has published a research report to guide local governments in developing and implementing road safety management frameworks.
Work has begun on the second stage of a $3 million state funded pave and seal project in central Queensland.
The ACT is trialling asphalt made from recycled material including soft plastics, used printer toner cartridges, crushed glass and reclaimed asphalt material.
The New South Wales government has announced a package of $1 billion dollars to repair timber bridges and reclaim up to 15,000 kilometers of council owned regional roads.
Funding is set to increase by $21 million for WA’s local government road networks due to an agreement struck between the WA Local Government Association and the state government.