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Burdekin Bridge

Burdekin River Bridge – Temporary Lane Closures

Posted 15th Oct 2014 in Current Road Conditions, Public Notices
Burdekin River Bridge temporary lane closures to take place from Tuesday 21st October to Friday 24th October 2014 between the hours of 9.30am to 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 21 October to Friday 24 October 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 a minimum of 24 hours in advance 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 Department of Transport and Main Roads Community Engagement Services team on 1800 625 648.

Road - Widening Road

Twelfth Avenue Home Hill – Bitumen Widening and Kerb and Channel Works

Posted 26th Sep 2014 in Current Road Conditions, Public Notices
Bitumen widening and kerb and channeling will be commencing in Twelfth Avenue between Sixth and Fourth Streets, Home Hill. Works are scheduled to commence on Monday 29th September 2014 continuing until Friday 7th November 2014, weather permitting. More...
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Road - Widening Road

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that bitumen widening and kerbing and channeling will be commencing in Twelfth Avenue between Sixth and Fourth Streets, Home Hill. Works are scheduled to commence on Monday 29th September 2014 continuing until Friday 7th November 2014, weather permitting.

These works will be constructed 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.

Water Meter Reading

Bi-Annual Water Supply Meter Reading

Posted 24th Sep 2014 in Current Water Information, Public Notices
Bi-annual water supply meter reading is scheduled to commence on Monday 20th October, 2014 and is expected to take approximately six weeks to complete. More...
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Water Meter Reading

Bi-annual water supply meter reading is scheduled to commence on Monday 20th October, 2014.  Approximate times and areas for the commencement of meter readings are:

  • October – Home Hill, Rossiters Hill, Brandon and Parkside
  • Early November – East Ayr, Drysdale Estate, South Ayr
  • Mid November – Ayr CBD, Little Drysdale & Kennedy Street areas, Sutcliffe Estate area, Alva Beach, Mt. Kelly and Giru

To assist Councils meter readers, residents are requested to clear meters of all obstructions, isolate and/or restrain dogs and unlock gates.

For further information, or if specific arrangements are required for access, please contact Council’s Customer Service Centre on (07) 4783 9800 between the hours of 8.00am and 5.00pm Monday to Friday.

Council appreciates your assistance in these matters.

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.

Footpath Works

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

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.

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.

Road Profilier at work

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.