The Western Australian Government has confirmed funding from the Road Trauma Trust Account has been approved so safety works on the project can begin immediately.
The WA Government is using an interactive map that enables drivers to have their say on safety concerns on Indian Ocean Drive, a coastal tourist drive where six lives have been lost already this year.
The Federal Government has given the green light to three more upgrades on the major freight network, totalling 37.6 kilometres.
The Western Australian Government has signed off on $30.79 million in funding for the bridge in the Kimberly and announced the successful tenderer for the project.
The Australian and Western Australian Governments have brought forward the release of funding for safety upgrades on Indian Ocean Drive as part of the Federal Government’s $44.2 million Budget commitment for regional WA projects.