INCREASED Easter traffic entering and leaving the Riverland this weekend will be monitored at each bridge roadwork site to avoid congestion and repeat delays.
A “DANGEROUS” traffic light malfunction at the Paringa causeway on Wednesday night has added to local motorists’ frustrations triggered by simultaneous Riverland roadworks.
A LOXTON resident has offered a “simple solution” to avoid further delays at the Kingston-On-Murray Bridge during the upcoming peak Easter holiday period.
THE Riverland’s peak tourism body spokesperson says a number of roadworks being completed around the region will fail to deter visitors during the upcoming Easter long weekend.
MOTORISTS caught in the Kingston-On-Murray Bridge roadworks on Monday were left fuming as public holiday traffic banked up for an estimated 3km, causing lengthy delays – and raising concerns about the looming Easter break.
THE Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure (DPTI) says a speed limit review for the Brown’s Well Highway – between Loxton and Pinnaroo – is nearing completion, despite the change still frustrating local motorists.
A LOCAL mayor says it is an “absolute disgrace” urgent repairs – carried out on Friday – were needed to Riverland stretches of recently completed $2.1 million roadworks along the Sturt Highway
LOXTON Waikerie councillors have decided against recommendations to lower speed limits from 60km/h to 50km/h on five Loxton roads.