Peek Street - Racecourse Road Roundabout

Project overview

Council will construct a roundabout at the intersection of Racecourse Road and Peek Street to improve road safety.

Investment

The total project cost is $673,000, which will be funded through a combination of Council's capital works program and Roads to Recovery (R2R) monies.

Location

The roundabout will be constructed at the intersection of Racecourse Road and Peek Street - refer to the map below.

Contact Details

For further information relating to the project please phone Council on (07) 4761 5300 or email mail@charterstowers.qld.gov.au.

 

Project Sponsor

  • Which Councillors portfolio does the project belong to?

    Councillor Bernie Robertson - Community Safety - Road Safety Portfolio

Document Library

# Name Size File Type Download

Timeline

100% Design - July 2020

Adopted by Council - July 2020

Construction commences - April 2021

Practical completion - July 2021

Asphalting - 9 and 10 August 2021

FAQ's

  • The installation of the roundabout will lessen the severity of an accident, due to vehicles travelling at significantly lower speeds (<25 kph).

  • Construction of the Roundabout is proposed to commence Monday 12 April, 2021, and is anticipated to take 16 weeks, until Friday 30 July, 2021, with detours in place during construction.

  • Council will install synthetic grass on the roundabout to improve the aesthetics of the new structure. This assists in reducing whole-of-life costs, and does not compromise the pavement due to water ingress.

  • Yes, please see the design images included on this page for details.

  • Yes, please see the design images included on this page for details.

  • Pedestrian access around the roundabout will be included and plans for further footpath linkages will be developed.