$7m more for Toodyay Road

TOODYAY Road (pictured left after serious traffic accident in February) will be further upgraded with another $5.6 million in Federal funds.

Two sections will be widened and a new passing lane completed by early next year.

Toodyay Shire President Rosemary Madacsi thanked the Federal Government for its contribution to the project.

“The Toodyay Road upgrade project has been in development for about five years and it is fantastic to see some substantial funding allocated to continue addressing one of the most dangerous roads in the Wheatbelt,” she said.

“The $7 million allocated, of which $5.6 million is from the Federal Government, will enable the construction of 2.5km of Toodyay Road from Jingaling Brook heading east towards Toodyay.

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