'Rip it up and start again': Wollongong mayor's wish for troublesome road

Glen Humphries
Updated February 27 2024 - 2:23pm, first published February 26 2024 - 7:09pm
Residents of The Avenue in Mt St Thomas, Lorraine Graham, Noel Broadhead and Belinda Steward are among those who have called over the years for safety improvements to the road. Picture by Adam McLean
Residents of The Avenue in Mt St Thomas, Lorraine Graham, Noel Broadhead and Belinda Steward are among those who have called over the years for safety improvements to the road. Picture by Adam McLean

A long-complained about street in Figtree needed to be ripped up and rebuilt from scratch, said Wollongong Lord Mayor Gordon Bradbery.

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Glen Humphries

Glen Humphries

Senior journalist

I'm an award-winning senior journalist with the Illawarra Mercury and have well over two decades' worth of experience in newspapers. I cover the three local councils in the Illawarra for the Mercury, state and federal politics, as well as writing for the TV guide. If I'm not writing, I'm reading.

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