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Road - Widening Road

NDRRA – Bitumen Reconstruction Works – Home Hill and Ayr Rural Areas

Posted 7th Aug 2014 in Current Road Conditions, Public Notices
Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that bitumen reconstruction works will be occurring at various locations in the Home Hill and Ayr Urban areas, until approximately Friday 26th September 2014, weather permitting. More...
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Road - Widening Road

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that bitumen reconstruction works will be occurring at various locations on the following roads in the Home Hill Rural area:

  • Carter Road
  • Charlies Hill Road
  • Coppo Road

and the following roads in the Ayr Rural area:

  • Hillier Road
  • Keith Venables Road
  • Sexton Road
  • Tomlins Road

Works will commence on Monday 11th August 2014 until approximately Friday 26th September 2014, weather permitting.

These works will be constructed utilising traffic control, requiring reduced traffic movements and reduced speeds during working hours. However whilst stabilising works is in progress road closures will be in place.

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.

Burdekin Bridge

Burdekin River Bridge – Temporary Lane Closure

The Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) wishes to advise that weather permitting, single lane closures on the Burdekin River Bridge will take place on Monday 11th August to and including Wednesday 13th August 2014 from 9.30am to 2.30pm. More...
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Burdekin Bridge

The Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) wishes to advise that weather permitting, single lane closures on the Burdekin River Bridge will take place on Monday 11th August to and including Wednesday 13th August 2014 from 9.30am to 2.30pm.

Single lane closures will be in place for maintenance works on the lower spans of the Burdekin River Bridge.

All heavy vehicle operators with vehicles/loads in excess of 3.0m must contact Dave MacCauley on 0407 690 314 at least 48 hours in advance with an anticipated time of arrival to allow for barriers and other infrastructure to be cleared. Failure to provide sufficient advance notice will result in delays.

During this time, speed restrictions will be in place and the site will be under traffic control. North and south bound road users should expect minor delays.

Please note a temporary mass limit closure on Tuesday 12th August 2014 from 9.30am to 2.30pm for vehicles/loads wider than 3.0m will also occur in conjunction with these works.

We apologise for any inconvenience and seek your cooperation during these works.

If you have any queries in relation to this work, please contact Department of Transport and Main Roads Community Engagement Services team on 1800 625 648.

Burdekin Bridge

Burdekin River Bridge – Temporary Mass Limit Closure

The Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) wishes to advise that weather permitting, a temporary mass limit closure of the Burdekin River Bridge, Home Hill will take place on Tuesday 12 August 2014 from 9.30am to 2.30pm. More...
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Burdekin Bridge

The Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) wishes to advise that weather permitting, a temporary mass limit closure of the Burdekin River Bridge, Home Hill will take place on Tuesday 12 August 2014 from 9.30am to 2.30pm.

The temporary mass limit closure will occur due to the removal of steel drainage grid parts running across bridge lanes for maintenance works.

The Burdekin River Bridge will be closed to all vehicles/loads wider than 3.0m.  All vehicles/loads in excess of 3.0m will NOT be able to traverse the Burdekin River Bridge during this period and MUST use alternative routes.

If you have any queries in relation to this work, please contact Department of Transport and Main Roads Community Engagement Services team on 1800 625 648.

Road - Widening Road

Intersection of Gillian and Old Home Hill Road – Bitumen Reconstruction and Intersection Realignment

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that bitumen reconstruction and intersection realignment works will be occurring at the intersection of Gillian and Old Home Hill Roads, McDesme. Works are scheduled to commence on Monday 4th August 2014 continuing until Friday 12th September 2014, weather permitting. More...
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Road - Widening Road

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that bitumen reconstruction and intersection realignment works will be occurring at the intersection of Gillian and Old Home Hill Roads, McDesme.  Works are scheduled to commence on Monday 4th August 2014 continuing until Friday 12th September 2014, weather permitting.

Works will be constructed utilising traffic control with reduced traffic movements and speed restrictions in place during working hours. Traffic utilising Old Home Hill Road to access the Burdekin River will be reduced to one lane during the works period.

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.

Footpath Works

Cox Street, Ayr – Footpath Works between Davenport and James Street

Posted 29th Jul 2014 in Current Road Conditions, Public Notices
Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that construction of a concrete footpath on the eastern side of Cox Street between Davenport and James Streets will commence on Wednesday 30th July 2014 and continue until approximately Friday 22nd August 2014, weather permitting. More...
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Footpath Works

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that construction of a concrete footpath on the eastern side of Cox Street between Davenport and James Streets will commence on Wednesday 30th July 2014 and continue until approximately Friday 22nd August 2014, weather permitting.

Motorists and pedestrians are asked to obey all directional signs 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.

Ronald McDonald TMP

Queen Street – Temporary Lane Closure – Ronald McDonald House Fundraiser

A temporary single lane closure, including centre parking, will be established in Queen Street, Ayr from the Edwards Street intersection at Harvey Norman up to and including the shop frontage of Sibby Saitta’s World of Fashion, on Saturday 26th July 2014, from 5.00pm to 7.00pm for the Ronald McDonald House Fundraiser. More...
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Ronald McDonald TMP

A temporary single lane closure, including centre parking, will be established in Queen Street, Ayr from the Edwards Street intersection at Harvey Norman up to and including the shop frontage of  Sibby Saitta’s World of Fashion, on Saturday 26th July 2014, from 5.00pm to 7.00pm for the Ronald McDonald House Fundraiser.

The general public and business owners are requested to remove their vehicles from the affected area prior to the 5pm closure.

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

Road closed

Lena Road – Bitumen Construction Works

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that bitumen construction works will be occurring on Lena Road from the intersection with the Ayr Dalbeg Road for approximately 300m. Works are scheduled to commence Monday 28th July 2014 until approximately Friday 5th September 2014, weather permitting. More...
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Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that bitumen construction works will be occurring on Lena Road from the intersection with the Ayr Dalbeg Road for approximately 300m. Works are scheduled to commence Monday 28th July 2014 until approximately Friday 5th September 2014, weather permitting.

These works will be conducted under a full road closure with access to local traffic 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.

Burdekin Bridge

Burdekin River Bridge – Temporary Lane Closure

The Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) wishes to advise that single lane closures on the Burdekin River Bridge will take place from Tuesday 29 July to and including Friday 1 August 2014 and Monday 4 August to and including Friday 8 August 2014 (weather permitting) between the hours of 9.30am and 2.30pm. More...
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Burdekin Bridge

The Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) wishes to advise that single lane closures on the Burdekin River Bridge will take place from Tuesday 29 July to and including Friday 1 August 2014 and Monday 4 August to and including Friday 8 August 2014 (weather permitting) between the hours of 9.30am and 2.30pm.

During this time, speed 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 wider than three metres must contact David Macauley on 0407 690 314 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 the Community Engagement Services team on 1800 625 648.

QLD Heritage Day

Ayr Showgrounds – Changed Traffic Conditions and Partial Road Closure – Queensland Heritage Rally

Changed traffic conditions and a partial road closure will be in place on the streets surrounding the Ayr Showgrounds including the Bruce Highway from 9.00am to 4.00pm Friday 25th July 2014 to Sunday 27th July 2014 for the Queensland Heritage Rally More...
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QLD Heritage Day

Changed traffic conditions and a partial road closure will be in place on the streets surrounding the Ayr Showgrounds including the Bruce Highway from 9.00am to 4.00pm Friday 25th July 2014 to Sunday 27th July 2014 for the Queensland Heritage Rally.

Motorists are requested to comply with speed restrictions in place and to exercise caution when driving in the vicinity of the showgrounds due to the anticipated high pedestrian traffic volumes during these hours.

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

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Kilrie Road – Bitumen Reconstruction Works

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that bitumen reconstruction will be occurring on Kilrie Road just before intersection with Rita Island Road on Monday 21st July 2014 until approximately Friday 25th July 2014, weather permitting. More...
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Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that bitumen reconstruction will be occurring on Kilrie Road just before intersection with Rita Island Road on Monday 21st July 2014 until approximately Friday 25th July 2014, weather permitting.

These works will be constructed utilising traffic control, requiring reduced traffic movements and reduced speeds during working hours.

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.