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DPTI Media Alert - traffic restrictions on Ayliffes Road, St Marys and Shepherds Hill Road, Bedford Part 23-26 September 2016

CONNECT - Message from the Chief Executive

21 September 2016

The Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure (DPTI) advises motorists that as part of the Darlington Upgrade Project there will be significant lane restrictions at two locations from 8pm on Friday 23 September to 6am on Monday 26 September 2016 for trunk water main relocation works.

23 – 26 September 2016 – Ayliffes Road, St Marys

Traffic will be restricted to one lane in each direction on Ayliffes Road between Norman Street and Main South Road. There will be no right turn into Novita Children’s Services or the Danthonia Track car park from Ayliffes Road.

23 – 26 September 2016 – Shepherds Hill Road, Bedford Park

Traffic will be restricted to one lane in each direction on Shepherds Hill Road between Main South Road and Burbank Avenue.

The works include trenching, pipe installation, backfilling and asphalt reinstatement.

Motorists and road users are requested to take extra care when workers are on site and observe traffic signage and speed and lane restrictions when travelling through the area. A speed restriction will be in place.

Visit the project website at for a suggested alternative routes map.

Lengthy delays are expected and motorists are advised to plan ahead and allow additional time while works are being undertaken.

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DPTI thanks motorists for their patience while these important works are carried out.