Road dam­age cuts ac­cess to ranges

Midwest Times - - NEWS -

Tourists hop­ing to visit the Kennedy Ranges Na­tional Park have been frus­trated af­ter the Shire of Up­per Gas­coyne was obliged to close the ac­cess road.

Shire chief ex­ec­u­tive John McCleary said trucks trav­el­ling to and from the Yan­gibana rare earth project have caused an es­ti­mated $2.6 mil­lion dam­age to Ullawarra Road. Mr McCleary said he had ap­pointed Talis Con­sul­tants to work out a plan with project owner Hast­ings Tech­nol­ogy Met­als, which had agreed to pay for re­pairs.

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