Media Release: NSW Government
Transport for NSW is continuing work on The Northern Road between Eaton Road, Luddenham and Glenmore Parkway, Glenmore Park.
Road users are now travelling on the recently opened new road section between Mersey Road and Eaton Road, which diverts around the site of the Western Sydney International Airport. Transport for NSW are continuing work to finish the rest of the road, including the extra lanes in each direction.
Upcoming Temporary Weekend Road Closure
To allow key work to be carried out to progress the project, a temporary closure of The Northern Road between Park Road and Elizabeth Drive, Luddenham is necessary.
From 7pm Friday 10 July to 5am Monday 13 July, this road will be closed. Detours will be in place via Badgerys Creek Road, Park Road, Mulgoa Road or Elizabeth Drive.
Date and Time of Work
Work will take place from 8pm Friday 10 July to 4am Monday 13 July 2020. A contingency date is in place for the weekend of Friday 24 July to Monday 27 July 2020, if there is a late change to the schedule due to weather or site conditions. If any further change occurs to the proposed work schedule, a notification to let you know the change of dates will be provided.
How Will the Work Affect You?
The work will involve using heavy machinery to upgrade the section of road within the work area. Equipment used for this work will include excavators, paving machines, milling machines, road sawing equipment, trucks and lighting towers.
The Northern Road will be closed temporarily during this work. Local access will be maintained at all times. However please allow extra travel time especially during peak traffic periods. Electronic message signs will
be in place to direct road users through these changes.
Please adhere to speed limits and follow the direction of traffic controllers and signs. For the latest traffic updates, you can call 132 701, visit livetraffic.com or download the Live Traffic NSW App.
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the project Community Relations Team on 1800 703 457 press 1 then press 5 or email t[email protected]sw.gov.au
For more information on our projects, visit rms.nsw.gov.au/thenorthernroad