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DPTI MEDIA ALERT - Fiveash Drive And Day Drive Intersection, Pasadena – installation Of traffic lights

CONNECT - Message from the Chief Executive

4 November 2016

Safety will be improved at the intersection of Fiveash Drive and Day Drive, Pasadena, with the installation of new traffic lights. 

The Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure (DPTI) advises motorists that works to upgrade the intersection of Fiveash Drive and Day Drive at Pasadena will begin from Tuesday 8 November 2016 and are expected to be completed by January 2017.

As part of the upgrade, traffic light signals will be installed as well as two right-turn lanes and a separated left-turn lane on Day Drive, and an extension of the right-turn lane of Fiveash Drive. Portions of the existing road surface and lighting will be upgraded.

Some lane closures and speed restrictions will be necessary to assist with the delivery of this project however, Fiveash Drive will remain open to the public at all times. Access to Pasadena Shopping Centre will be maintained at all times.

Contraflow traffic arrangements on Fiveash Drive, where necessary, will only be implemented during off-peak times.

Advance notice signage will be in place to advise motorists of the changed traffic conditions, and road users are requested to take extra care when workers are in the area and observe traffic signage and speed restrictions.

For real time roadwork information download the AddInsight app for Apple ( or Android  ( at, or visit the Traffic SA website at