With the 2018 har­vest set to be one of the big­gest in years, truck driv­ers are be­ing urged to slow down to 70km/h to help pre­serve the con­di­tion of un­sealed ru­ral roads in the Mid­west.

Geraldton Guardian - - NEWS -

With over $2.2 mil­lion spent on ru­ral roads main­te­nance last fi­nan­cial year, ex­ces­sive speed ac­cel­er­ates de­te­ri­o­ra­tion of the un­sealed road net­work. This fi­nan­cial year the City has al­lo­cated more than $8 mil­lion to­wards re­new­ing over 47kms of un­sealed roads, 16kms of sealed roads and 50kms of road swales and shoul­ders.

To re­port un­safe road con­di­tions, con­tact the City on 9956 6600 or email coun­cil@cgg.wa.gov.au

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