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Upgrade of Exit 45

Eligibility - Queensland residents

Principal Petitioner:

Patrick Reynolds
13 Daintree Drive

Total Signatures - 396

Sponsoring Member: Michael Crandon MP

Posting Date: 9/08/2017

Tabled Date: 9/08/2017

Responded By: Hon Dr Steven Miles MP on 8/09/2017

TO: The Honourable the Speaker and Members of the Legislative Assembly of Queensland

The petition of residents of the State of Queensland draws to the attention of the House the urgent need for an upgrade of Exit 45 south bound, including a slip lane to allow traffic to "slip" back on to Lahrs Road, that doesn't require them to go through the roundabout. In addition, a second, more southerly off ramp, that can take pressure off the current exit. Congestion occurs every afternoon in peak periods at Exit 45, causing ramping back on to the M1 which is a serious safety issue.


Your petitioners, therefore, request the House to do all in its power to ensure the State Government undertakes improvements to the operation of this dangerous interchange as a matter of upmost urgency, before lives are lost.