The intersections of Ginninderra Drive/Tillyard Drive and Tillyard Drive/Lhotsky Street are receiving safety upgrades. Both intersections have a high number of recorded crashes, high volumes of traffic, long queue lengths and time delays culminating in a negative driving experience for road users. The upgrades include traffic lights at both intersections which will improve time delays experienced and alleviate the safety concerns of motorists, cyclists and pedestrians.
Upgrades at the intersection of Ginninderra Drive and Tillyard Drive include:
Upgrades at the intersection of Tillyard Drive and Lhotsky Street include:
Work is now underway and expected to be completed by the end of August 2019 (weather permitting).
Work will take place at the intersection of Tillyard Drive and Lhotsky Street to remove some of the existing traffic islands from Thursday 11 April 2019. This work will take approximately one week and is expected to be completed prior to the Easter long weekend (weather permitting). The following traffic restrictions will be in place as required between the hours of 7 am and 5 pm Monday to Friday:
Please note that on Thursday 11 and Friday 12 April 2019, whilst school is still in session we will not put the closures in place until 9.30 am following morning peak.
Work will commence on Monday 29 April 2019 at both the intersections of Ginninderra Drive/Tillyard Drive and Tillyard Drive/Lhotsky Street. To complete these works as quickly as possible and for the safety of motorists and pedestrians, the following traffic restrictions will be in place:
Motorists will be detoured via Florey Drive however where possible motorists are encouraged to avoid the intersections and use alternate routes via Kerrigan Street or Spalding Street and Kingsford Smith Drive.
The below maps detail the changed traffic arrangements at the intersections during Stage Two.