Ten Newcastle CBD intersections overhauled in $40m plan

Ian Kirkwood
Updated March 5 2018 - 7:00am, first published 5:00am
ABOUT TO CHANGE: Looking west along King Street on Sunday. The green corner of Civic Park in the background will lose a triangular section to make way for a new left turning lane and footpath. Picture: Marina Neil
ABOUT TO CHANGE: Looking west along King Street on Sunday. The green corner of Civic Park in the background will lose a triangular section to make way for a new left turning lane and footpath. Picture: Marina Neil

 THE Newcastle CBD is about to encounter more traffic delays, with the state government spending $40-million on 10 intersections from Wickham to Civic Park as part of the light rail program.

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Ian Kirkwood

Ian Kirkwood

Journalist

Reporting journalist at the Newcastle Herald since 1987. Editorial writer, general reporter, industrial relations, industry and coal.

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