RISKY ROADS – IN OR­DER OF VOTES RE­CEIVED

Southern Gazette (South Perth) - - Front Page -

■ Fauntleroy Av­enue and Great Eastern High­way, Red­cliffe ■ Alexan­der Drive and Or­rong Road, Rivervale/Lath­lain ■ Oats Street and Or­rong Road, Kew­dale/Carlisle ■ Ac­ton and Cleaver streets, Rivervale ■ Fran­cisco Street and Or­rong Road, Rivervale/Lath­lain ■ Roberts and Or­rong roads, Rivervale/Carlisle ■ Canning High­way and Man­ning Road merge point, Kwinana

Free­way south-bound, Como ■ Labouchere and Mill Point roads, South Perth

■ Mint Street and Shepperton Road, East Vic­to­ria Park con­sid­er­ing the re­port it was al­ready pro­vid­ing safer roads that needed less main­te­nance, which he said was a sig­nif­i­cant sav­ing that en­hanced safety.

Up to Novem­ber 20, po­lice sta­tis­tics had the State’s road toll at 164 – 22 more than last year’s end-of-year to­tal and two more than the end-of-year to­tal in 2012.

Mr Golsby said WA’s met­ro­pol­i­tan road net­work was un­der pres­sure with a cap placed on road fund­ing to lo­cal govern­ment and a 15 per cent per year re­duc­tion in fund­ing from the road main­te­nance bud­get over the next three years.

“This is on top of the huge back­log in

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