Queen and Soper Street – Road Closure

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that asphalt works will be undertake at the intersection of Queen and Soper Street, Ayr on Saturday 11th March 2017, from 12.00noon to 6.00pm and Sunday 12th March 2017, from 7.00am to 6.00pm, weather permitting.

These works will be completed under a full road closure of the Queen and Soper Street intersection during the above stated dates and times.

Motorists and pedestrians are asked to obey all directional signs and any instructions from traffic controllers or on site personnel for their own safety and the safety of Council’s workforce.

Burdekin Shire Council thanks residents and road users in anticipation of their patience during the construction period.

For further information please contact Council’s Customer Service Centre on (07) 4783 9800.

Seventeenth Street – Temporary Road Closure

A temporary road closure will be in place between 9.00am to 3.00pm, Friday 3rd March, 2017 for the hosting of the annual Rotary Youth Driver Awareness Program.

Seventeenth Street will be closed between First Avenue and Sixth Avenue, Home Hill with all traffic detoured around the TAFE College via First Avenue, Fifteenth Street, Fourteenth A Street and Sixth Avenue.

For further information please contact Council’s Customer Service Centre on (07) 4783 9800

McCathie Street – Drainage Works

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise drainage works will commence in McCathie Street, Ayr on Monday 27th February, 2017 continuing until approximately Friday 24th March, 2017, weather permitting.

These works will be constructed under traffic with reduced trafficable widths in place around the work area.

Motorists are asked to obey all directional signs and any instructions from traffic controllers or on site personnel for their own safety and the safety of Council’s workforce.

Burdekin Shire Council thanks residents and road users in anticipation of their patience during the construction period.

For further information please contact Council’s Customer Service Centre on (07) 4783 9800.

Road Closure – Preliminary Works – Mt Inkerman Lookout Upgrade Project

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that preliminary works for the Mt Inkerman Lookout Upgrade Project will be occurring on Wednesday 22nd February from 7.00am to 3.00pm, weather permitting.

These preliminary works will be completed under a full road closure of Mt Inkerman Road to all traffic and pedestrians on Wednesday 22nd February from 7.00am to 3.00pm.

Motorists are asked to obey all directional signs and any instructions from traffic controllers or on site personnel for their own safety and the safety of Council’s workforce.

Burdekin Shire Council thanks residents and road users in anticipation of their patience during the construction period.

For further information please contact Council’s Customer Service Centre on (07) 4783 9800.

 

Bruce Highway – West Barratta Creek to Jerona Road

Bruce Highway (Ayr – Townsville)

Changed Traffic Conditions

West Barratta Creek to Jerona Road

Friday 10 February and Saturday 11 February  2017

The Department of Transport and Main Roads advises that as part of the West Barratta Creek to Jerona Road overtaking lane project, changed traffic conditions will be in place along the Bruce Highway between Ayr and Townsville.

The temporary lane closures are to complete the linemarking at the tie in points between West Barratta Creek and Jerona Road.  The Bruce Highway at this location will be reduced down to one lane to enable works to be carried out safely and efficiently.  Traffic controllers will be on site during work hours to direct traffic.

To minimise disruptions, heavy vehicles operators with loads over three (3) metres must contact David Tickle on 0400 838 495 to advise of an anticipated time of arrival to allow for road barriers and other infrastructure to be cleared.  Failure to give advance warning will result in further delays. Please be aware of the changing traffic conditions in this area, slow down and obey all signage and traffic control.

We apologise for any inconvenience and seek your cooperation during this program of works. If you have any queries in relation to this work, please contact Mrs Paula Paoletti on 1800 625 648.

 

Burdekin River Bridge – Temporary Lane Closures

Burdekin River Bridge

Temporary Lane Closures

As part of the Burdekin River Bridge Rehabilitation project, the Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) wishes to advise that single lane closures on the Burdekin River Bridge, Home Hill will take place (weather permitting) on the following dates:

  • Monday 13 February to Wednesday 15 February
  • Tuesday 21 February to Friday 24 February 2017

9.00am to 2.30pm

(please note start and finish times)

During this time, speed and width restrictions will be in place and the site will be under traffic control.  North and south bound road users should expect minor delays. To minimise disruptions, heavy vehicles operators with loads over three (3) metres must contact Michael Brennan on 0409 643 768 to advise of an anticipated time of arrival to allow for road barriers and other infrastructure to be cleared.  Failure to give advance warning will result in further delays.

We apologise for any inconvenience and seek your cooperation during this program of works. If you have any queries in relation to this work, please contact Mrs Paula Paoletti on 1800 625 648.

Homestead Road – Culvert Replacement

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that culvert replacement will be commencing on Homestead Road at approximately 1.1km from the Fredericksfield Road intersection. Works are scheduled to commence on Monday 6th February, 2017 to Friday 10th February, 2017, weather permitting.

Works will be constructed under a road closure of Homestead Road from Baker Road intersection to Fredericksfield Road intersection with access to residents only.

Motorists are asked to obey all directional signs and any instructions from traffic controllers or on site personnel for their own safety and the safety of Council’s workforce.

Burdekin Shire Council thanks residents and road users in anticipation of their patience during the construction period.

For further information please contact Council’s Customer Service Centre on (07) 4783 9800.

Fredericksfield Road – Culvert Replacement

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that culvert replacement will be commencing on Fredericksfield Road at approximately 4km from the Iona Road intersection. Works are scheduled to commence on Monday 30th January, 2017 to Wednesday 1st February, 2017, weather permitting.

Works will be constructed under traffic with part lane closures in vicinity of the work area.

Motorists are asked to obey all directional signs and any instructions from traffic controllers or on site personnel for their own safety and the safety of Council’s workforce.

Burdekin Shire Council thanks residents and road users in anticipation of their patience during the construction period.

For further information please contact Council’s Customer Service Centre on (07) 4783 9800.

Bruce Highway Ayr – Townsville

Changed Traffic Conditions

Bruce Highway (Ayr – Townsville) West Barratta Creek to Jerona Road

Monday 30 January to Tuesday 31 January 2017

The Department of Transport and Main Roads advises that as part of the West Barratta Creek to Jerona Road overtaking lane project, changed traffic conditions will be in place along the Bruce Highway between Ayr and Townsville.

Works include sealing and asphalting between West Barratta Creek and Jerona Road and require closing the Bruce Highway to one lane reversible flow.  The temporary closure is planned to be in place during work hours only with traffic opened to one lane in both directions on completion.

Traffic controllers will be on site during work hours to direct traffic.

To minimise disruptions, heavy vehicles operators with loads three (3) metres and over must contact David Tickle on 0400 838 495 to advise of an anticipated time of arrival to allow for road barriers and other infrastructure to be cleared.  Failure to give advance warning will result in further delays. Please be aware of the changing traffic conditions in this area, slow down and obey all signage and traffic control.

We apologise for any inconvenience and seek your cooperation during this program of works. If you have any queries in relation to this work, please contact Mrs Paula Paoletti on 1800 625 648.

 

Queen and Soper Street Intersection – Minor Upgrade Works

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that minor upgrade works will commence at the intersection of Queen and Soper Street, Ayr on Monday 23rd January 2017 to Friday 10th February 2017, weather permitting.

These works will be constructed under traffic control with speed restrictions in place throughout the work area.

Motorists and pedestrians are asked to obey all directional signs and any instructions from traffic controllers or on site personnel for their own safety and the safety of Council’s workforce.

Burdekin Shire Council thanks residents and road users in anticipation of their patience during the construction period.

For further information please contact Council’s Customer Service Centre on (07) 4783 9800.

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