Upgrade of Nelson Bay Road from Williamtown to Bobs Farm, following recent community consultation Nelson Bay (Tomaree Peninsula areas) Port Stephens News Williamtown, Salt Ash by News Of The Area - Modern Media - March 17, 2020 RESIDENTS, landowners and businesses will help shape changes to the upgrade of Nelson Bay Road from Williamtown to Bobs Farm, following recent community consultation. Modern Media: Advertise with News Of The Area and you get your ad in 1) in Print, 2) on the News Website (like this ad), and 3) on our Social Media news site. A much more efficient way to advertise. Reach a HUGE audience for a LOW price TODAY! Call us on 02 4983 2134. Or firstname.lastname@example.org Or CLICK FOR ADVERT QUOTE Parliamentary Secretary for the Hunter Catherine Cusack said Transport for NSW sought comments from the community and stakeholders on the proposed route options for the project in September 2019. “Potential route options include following the current alignment and building a new road along a different alignment,” Ms Cusack said. “Transport for NSW will now explore other route options suggested by the community, and will go back out to the community with another Have Your Say in mid-2020.” Minister for Regional Transport and Roads Paul Toole said the upgrade would change the way motorists move in and around the Hunter region. “The NSW Government is committed to improving safety and travel times along Nelson Bay Road by investing $275 into the corridor, with the Williamtown to Bobs Farm stretch identified as the next priority,” Mr Toole said. Following a review of the comments, a Community Consultation Report has been prepared, which summarises the feedback and our responses. A copy of this report is available at www.rms.nsw.gov.au/projects/nelson-bay-road/index.html or by contacting the Nelson Bay Road Project Team on 1800 512 277 or email@example.com.