RISKY ROADS – IN ORDER OF VOTES RECEIVED
■ 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