The City of Kalamunda has constructed a new pedestrian refuge on Kalamunda Road, between Abernethy Road and Stirling Crescent in High Wycombe. The works will conclude with new line-marking, which is scheduled to take place in April.
The $35,000 project involved localised road widening and construction of a refuge island, pram ramps and new footpath to the nearby bus stop.
Mayor John Giardina said, “A lot of residents from the nearby Hillview Lifestyle Village cross this road on a daily basis to get to the bus stop.
Kalamunda Road is very busy at this location and there was a clear need for a safer means of crossing the road.”
The upgrades form part of a significant capital works program for 2019, with over 20 projects currently scheduled for completion this year.
For more information on the Kalamunda Road/Newburn Road/Chipping Drive project, please contact the City of Kalamunda on 9257 9999 or email firstname.lastname@example.org