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Upgrade of Exit 49

Eligibility - Queensland residents

Principal Petitioner:

Beverley Gordon
15 Tallawood Road

Total Signatures - 38

Sponsoring Member: Mr Michael Crandon MP

Posting Date: 15/02/2018

Tabled Date: 15/02/2018

Responded By: Hon Mark Bailey MP on 19/03/2018

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

Queensland residents draws to the attention of the House the urgent need to upgrade the northbound off-ramp of Exit 49 of the M1, at Pimpama. In addition, a new southbound on ramp, off Yawalpah Road and east of the current on ramp is required, to allow the roundabout to become a four-way intersection. Dangerous ramping occurs every afternoon in peak periods and regularly in the morning at Exit 49. It is a serious safety issue that has the potential to cause serious accidents resulting in injury or death.

Your petitioners, therefore, request the House to ensure the government undertakes, as a matter of utmost urgency, improvements to the operation of the dangerous interchange that is the northbound off-ramp Exit 49 of the M1 at Pimpama.