The upgrades are part of the Tasmanian Government’s single biggest investment into the region’s tourist roads through its $72 million Roads Package to Support Tasmania’s Visitor Economy.
TasPorts will invest more than $200 million into Tasmania’s ports to ensure the facilities are able to meet future demand and support the state’s economic growth.
The $22 million Huon Highway Summerleas Road Intersection upgrade in Tasmania has been completed and is providing a safer and smoother journey for motorists in the Huon Valley.
The Tasmanian Government has commenced testing two Smarter Fleet Programs, aimed at reducing transport emissions and targeting heavy vehicles and electric vehicles in local government.
The first annual progress report has been released for the Launceston City Deal, which has found a boost in local jobs and investment in the city.