UPCOMING NIGHT AND WEEKEND WORKS – SOUTH ROAD INTERSECTION WITH GRANGE ROAD AND MANTON STREET, WEST HINDMARSH – 04/04/16 – 07/04/16

As part of Torrens Road to River Torrens Project, an ongoing program of activities in preparation for the traffic switch onto the new, northbound road alignment between Hindmarsh Avenue, West Hindmarsh and Grange Road, West Hindmarsh will take place from Monday 4 April to Thursday 7 April 2016

Hours of work:

  • between 7pm and 6am every day

Types of work:

Where:  Grange Road/Manton Street and South Road intersection

What:    Telstra and signalling works, profiling and asphalting works

Where: South Road (new northbound road alignment) – between Grange Road and Port Road, West Hindmarsh

What:    Pavement works and asphalting and installation of remaining noise wall panels

These are critical activities to complete prior to the traffic switch onto the new, northbound road alignment between Hindmarsh Avenue and Grange Road, which will take place in the near future.

Various machinery will be used to perform these works including road saws, excavator, mobile cranes, tipper truck, grader, compaction equipment, vacuum trucks and light vehicles. Lighting towers will also be in operation during night works.

In addition to the above activities, service relocation works are also continuing on South Road, near the Hope Inn and First Choice Liquor and adjacent to Susan Street, Hindmarsh.

Some noise at times from these works can be expected, however, works will be managed to minimise disturbance to local residents as much as possible.

Traffic Management

  • Temporary lane closures around the South Road intersection with Grange Road and Manton Street, West Hindmarsh and on South Road between Grange Road and Port Road will apply.
  • Detours and signage will alert motorists to the changed traffic conditions and alternative detour routes.
  • Motorists, pedestrians and cyclist are advised to follow the direction of traffic controllers.
  • Emergency Services will be notified of road closures and alternative detour routes.

Local Road Closures

  • Orsmond Street, Hindmarsh will be temporarily CLOSED from Saturday 2 April 2016 until early May 2016.
  • Susan Street, Hindmarsh will be LEFT OUT only from Monday 4 April 2016 for approximately 1 month.

Parking

  • No parking on Grange Road and Manton Street within the vicinity of works area will be permitted.

Pedestrian and Cyclist Access

  • Pedestrian access at the South Road intersection with Grange Road and Manton Street, West Hindmarsh will be provided.
  • Cyclists will be required to share a through lane with motor vehicles at the South Road and Grange Road / Manton Street intersection.

Buses

  • Bus stop 12 (southern side of Grange Road) will be temporarily CLOSED during the works period.
  • Bus stop 11 on the eastern side of South Road, near Manton Street will also be temporarily CLOSED.
  • Signage will direct public transport users to the next available bus stop.

For the detour map and more information click here