Maintenance work on the M7 shared path, between Prestons and Kings Langley
Westlink M7 is carrying out planned maintenance on the M7 shared path to repair the surface and replace sections of asphalt pavement in locations between Prestons and Kings Langley. Line marking and some electrical maintenance work will also be carried out.
Work will be carried out between Monday 2 May 2016 and Friday 13 May 2016, weather permitting. Work hours are 7am to 5pm, Monday to Friday.
This work has been planned to minimise disruption to shared path users. Access to the shared path will be maintained at all times, with the exception of temporary, short-term pedestrian and cyclist detours in place at Prestons, Hoxton Park, Rooty Hill and Kings Langley. Please see table and maps provided for information on detours, dates and timing here.
Alternative pedestrian and cyclist routes will be clearly marked with signage.
Temporary traffic controls will be in place at entry/exit points where work is being carried out, to ensure the safety of pedestrians and cyclists. Traffic controllers will assist pedestrians and cyclists around work zones, when it is safe to do so.
Shared path users are asked to observe signage, follow instructions of traffic controllers and dismount from bikes when travelling by work zones.
Westlink M7 apologises for any inconvenience and thanks shared path users for their patience while these important works are carried out.
15 April 2016
Night work on the Westlink M7 Motorway at Quakers Hill
Abigroup-Leighton Joint Venture (ALJV) is carrying out planned maintenance work on the M7 motorway at Quakers Hill. This work involves repairing a section of motorway embankment to improve the road structure and ensure the safety of motorway users.
Work is being carried out at night on the Motorway to ensure the safety of workers and minimise disruption to motorists.
Work will start on Wednesday 27 April and be completed by Friday 20 May, 2016, weather permitting. Work will be carried out on weeknights from 8pm to 5am the following morning.
Road users are advised speed restrictions and a northbound lane closure will be in place on the motorway while work is carried out.
Please find attached a map of the area with the work zone highlighted in green.
18 March 2016
Shared path at Prestons, open
The shared path between Jedda Road and Kurrajong Road, Prestons is OPEN to pedestrians and cyclists, following a period of flooding from recent wet weather conditions. Thank you for your patience and understanding during this time. more+
Section of shared path at Quakers Hill, closed (north side of M7)
Due to an unforseen incident, a section of shared path will remain closed at Quakers Hill, until repairs can be completed, in May 2016.
The section of affected path is between the entry/exit points where Lovegrove Drive/Rickard Road and Eastern Road, Quakers Hill connect to the path (on the north side of the M7). The closed section is not affecting access to the main shared path (on the south side of the M7).
The section of path closure is between entry points 12 and 14 on the shared path map.
Detour signage will be in place during the closure. Cyclists and pedestrians will be able to continue to enter and exit the shared path at the overbridge from Eastern Road, Quakers Hill (point 14).
Once the section of path is re-opened, signage will be removed and an update provided. For more information, please contact us.
Check back regularly for updates on traffic impacts and information on planned maintenance programs.
Contacting Westlink M7
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