[First filed: Aug 30, 2010 @ 11:53]
The National Capital Authority is warning that they’re having a go at building a bridge over Parkes Way at the Russell Roundabout on Saturday and suggest finding another route:
The main temporary traffic diversions and arrangements will include:
— Traffic from the city-side to the airport will be diverted from the Anzac Parade / Parkes Way roundabout via Anzac Parade, Constitution Avenue and Russell Drive, before being reconnected to Morshead Drive.
— Traffic from the airport-side to the city will be diverted from the Morshead Drive / Russell Drive roundabout via Russell Drive, Constitution Avenue and Anzac Parade before being reconnected to Parkes Way.
— Parkes Way north-side, to the airport, will be fully closed, including the north-side of Kings Avenue on the Russell side.
— At the Russell roundabout, Kings Avenue will only have one left lane in, from Morshead Drive, and one left lane out to Parkes Way operating.
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The changes apply from 6.30am to 8.00pm on Saturday 4 September.
UPDATE: No bridge collapse this week. The NCA now reports that they’ve deferred the concrete pour on the Russell Roundabout due to forecast bad weather.