Traffic

Traffic woes

The major delays faced by commuters traversing the freeway during peak hour last week are yet another sign that a solution to Adelaide’s freight traffic…

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Traffic plan

Concerns about dramatically increased traffic problems and congestion in Mt Barker are hardly surprising.Thousands of new residents have poured into the town since the State…


Cash splash

News of a mystery $200m cash injection for Hahndorf is both welcome and perplexing. The funding – which will be boosted by a further $50m…


Road tragedy

The Hills community reached a horrific milestone last week – five lives lost on Long Valley Road between Wistow and Strathalbyn in less than two…


Heavy handed

The State Government last week softened penalties for truck and bus drivers caught speeding on the freeway’s downtrack. Previously, first offenders faced an automatic six-month…


Traffic solution

For almost three decades the good people of Nairne have been told the traffic woes experienced at the intersection of the Old Princes Highway and…


Freeway safety

Since the Heysen Tunnels opened in March 2000, a raft of improvements have been made to the freeway’s down-track to increase its safety. A third…


Traffic congestion

Traffic congestion along the freeway is becoming an increasing concern among Hills commuters. The planned additional lane between Crafers and Stirling will likely ease some…


Speeding fines

The State Government is no doubt feeling the squeeze from a sizable cut in GST revenue allocated to SA by the independent Commonwealth Grants Commission….


Simple solution

The tragic death of Bree Nicolo in 2016 at the Bridgewater freeway interchange is a sobering reminder of the fragility of life. Nothing can change…