Duplication milestone

THE $260 million Princes Highway duplication has passed another major milestone with the partial opening of a new bridge across Blind Joe’s Creek at the western entrance of Rosedale this week.

Eastbound traffic has been allowed onto the latest stage of the project after sealing works were completed ahead of schedule.

Gippsland MHR Darren Chester said the project was progressing well and he thanked motorists for their patience.

For more read Friday’s Gippsland Times.