provide the bus lanes, guideways and junction changes needed to
deliver the first class service that Fastway will offer, major construction
is necessary on and alongside busy roads. Unfortunately, this brings
with it inevitable temporary impacts on those who live and travel
along the affected roads through traffic diversions, congestion,
noise and inconvenience. Regrettably, the long term gain to the
local community that Fastway offers can only come about after some
short term pain.
started in May 2002 with works in Coachmans Drive and along Southgate
Avenue. Every effort is being made to minimise the disruption caused
by these works, and the Fastway team apologies for any inconvenience
caused and would like to thank you for your patience and tolerance
during this time.
By Summer 2003,
the first of the Fastway services are planned to start running.
Subject to satisfactory funding and the completion of statutory
procedures, construction is planned to continue with Phases 2 and
3 through 2003 and 2004, to bring you a fully operational service
by early 2005.