Intersection gets the all clear


THE Elgin Boulevard and High Street intersection is now open to traffic in all directions. Celebrating yesterday’s informal opening were the manager of infrastructure and works, Theo Panagopoulos, director for planning and infrastructure, Leon Schultz, Cr Anna Speedie, mayor Rod Wangman; council chief executive Patience Harrington and Cr Michael Fraser. Wodonga Council will host an official opening of the new road next Saturday, August 23, from 9am to noon. Activities will be centred on the intersection adjacent to the Safeway car park. They will include face painting, balloon sculptures, street market stalls, free barbecue breakfast, music, art activities and a photo display. Picture: DYLAN ROBINSON