Bright goes to 40

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BRIGHT’S CBD will become a 40km/hour zone after the Alpine Shire Council approved the change at last week’s Ordinary Council Meeting.

The change to the speed limit will cover the entire town centre of Bright and extend along the Great Alpine Road from Woolworths to Mountbatten Avenue, along with Anderson, Barnard, Camp, Wills, Burke, and Ireland Streets.

The new speed limit is part of a broader plan designed to make Bright more pedestrian- and cycle-friendly with council recognising Gavan Street can be difficult to cross during busy times.

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