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Mountainview Road – Road Reconstruction and Drainage Works

Posted 5th Mar 2015 in Current Road Conditions, Public Notices
Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that road reconstruction and drainage works will commence on Mountainview Road from the Kelly Road intersection for 1km towards Barratt Road on Monday 9th March, 2015 continuing until approximately Friday 8th May, 2015, weather permitting. More...
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Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that road reconstruction and drainage works will commence on Mountainview Road from the Kelly Road intersection for 1km towards Barratt Road on Monday 9th March, 2015 continuing until approximately Friday 8th May, 2015, weather permitting.

These works will be constructed under a full road closure, when necessary, 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.

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McDowell Road – Road Reconstruction and Drainage Works

Posted 19th Feb 2015 in Current Road Conditions, Public Notices
Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that road reconstruction and drainage works will commence on McDowell Road from the Burdekin Road intersection for approx 1km, on Wednesday 18th February, 2015 continuing until approximately Friday 3rd April 2015, weather permitting. More...
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Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that road reconstruction and drainage works will commence on McDowell Road from the Burdekin Road intersection for approx 1km, on Wednesday 18th February, 2015 continuing until approximately Friday 3rd April 2015, weather permitting.

These works will be constructed under a full road closure with access to local traffic only. McDowell Road will be closed from Burdekin Road to Berryman Road intersections with a detour in place via Berryman Road.

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.

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Caretaker – Ayr Showgrounds

Posted 18th Feb 2015 in Current Job Vacancies, Public Notices
Council wishes to appoint a Caretaker for the Ayr Showgrounds to assist with the management, supervision, maintenance and cleaning of the showgrounds. Applications close Monday 9 March 2015. More...
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Council wishes to appoint a Caretaker for the Ayr Showgrounds to assist with the management, supervision, maintenance and cleaning of the showgrounds.

Caretaker duties are expected to amount to approximately 20 hours per week. No remuneration is payable.  The successful candidate will be entitled to occupy the caretaker’s residence free of charge for the term.

The term will be for an initial period of 12 months. Satisfactory performance may see this term extended.  The caretaker will be expected to work with and take direction from the Council’s Management Agent for the showgrounds, the Ayr Pastoral, Agricultural & Industrial Association Inc.

Further information is provided in the Caretaker Agreement.  You can download the agreement using the link below.

Enquiries can be directed to the Secretary, Ayr Pastoral, Agricultural & Industrial Association Inc. on phone 07 4783 1790 or 0459 831 790.

Applications should include:

  • Covering letter
  • Resume
  • Details of at least 2 referees

The following qualifications would be advantageous:

  • C Class Licence
  • Forklift Licence
  • Commercial Operator’s Licence – Unrestricted Class (Agricultural Chemicals Distribution Control Act 1966)
  • General Mechanical Knowledge

Applications close on Monday 9 March 2015.

Applications clearly endorsed with the Position Title should be forwarded to:

Burdekin Shire Council, P.O. Box 974, Ayr.  Q4807;  or

Email: 

 

 

 

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Old Clare Road – Bitumen Reconstruction Works

Posted 12th Feb 2015 in Current Road Conditions, Public Notices
Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that bitumen reconstruction works will be commencing on Old Clare Road between Giddy Road and Webber Road. Works are scheduled to commence on Monday 16th February, 2015 continuing until Friday 24th April 2015, weather permitting. More...
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Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that bitumen reconstruction works will be commencing on Old Clare Road between Giddy Road and Webber Road.  Works are scheduled to commence on Monday 16th February, 2015 continuing until Friday 24th April 2015, 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.

Labourer - Water and Waste Water

Public Notice – Water Supply & Wastewater Services Proposed Customer Service Standards

Posted 9th Feb 2015 in Current Water Information, Public Notices
As a registered service provider of water supply and wastewater services Burdekin Shire Council is required to review the Customer Service Standard – Water/Wastewater at least every five years pursuant to the conditions of Section 120 of the Water Supply (Safety and Reliability) Act 2008. More...
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Labourer - Water and Waste Water

As a registered service provider of water supply and wastewater services Burdekin Shire Council is required to review the Customer Service Standard – Water/Wastewater at least every five years pursuant to the conditions of Section 120 of the Water Supply (Safety and Reliability) Act 2008.

If, when reviewing the customer service standard, the service provider amends the content of the standard, they must abide by the provisions of Section 115 of the Act by publishing the proposed standard on the internet to allow customers and other interested parties to view it and make submissions about the proposed customer service standard.

The proposed customer service standard is now available for viewing on the Burdekin Shire Council website using the following link:

Alternatively a hard copy can be collected from Council’s Customer Service Centre.

Submissions relating to the proposed standard will be accepted up until COB Friday, 6 March 2015.

For further information or queries, please contact Council’s Customer Service Centre on (07) 4783 9800 between the hours of 8am and 5pm.

Burdekin Bridge

Burdekin River Bridge Temporary Lane Closures

The Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) wishes to advise that single lane closures on the Burdekin River Bridge will take place on various dates throughout February, March and April 2015 (weather permitting) between the hours of 9.30am and 2.30pm. More...
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Burdekin Bridge

MAINTENANCE WORKS

The Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) wishes to advise that single lane closures on the Burdekin River Bridge will take place on the following dates (weather permitting) between the hours of 9.30am and 2.30pm.

FEBRUARY 2015

  • Monday 16 February to Friday 20 February 2015
  • Tuesday 24 February to Saturday 28 February 2015

 MARCH 2015

  • Monday 2 March to Friday 6 March 2015
  • Tuesday 10 March to Saturday 14 March 2015
  • Monday 16 March to Friday 20 March 2015
  • Tuesday 24 March and Wednesday 25 March 2015

APRIL 2015

  • Monday 13 April to Wednesday 15 April 2015

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 Community Engagement Services team on 1800 625 648.

 

 

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Spiller Street – Drainage Upgrade and Bitumen Widening

Posted 22nd Jan 2015 in Current Road Conditions, Public Notices
Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that drainage upgrade and bitumen widening works will commence in Spiller Street from Queen Street to MacMillan Street on Tuesday 27th January, 2015 continuing until approximately Friday 27th March, 2015, weather permitting. More...
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Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that drainage upgrade and bitumen widening works will commence in Spiller Street from Queen Street to MacMillan Street on Tuesday 27th January, 2015 continuing until approximately Friday 27th March, 2015, 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.

Ayr Pool

Ayr Swimming Pool closed Saturday afternoon for Ayr Sprint Carnival

Posted 13th Jan 2015 in Public Notices
Ayr pool will be closed from 12.30pm Saturday 17 January 2015 for Ayr Sprint Carnival. More...
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Ayr Pool

Ayr Pool will be closed from 12.30pm on Saturday 17 January 2015 for the Ayr Sprint Carnival. The carnival currently has more than 180 swimmers registered.

The pool is open from 5.30am on Saturday and will be open to the public again on Sunday from 10am – 6pm.  

Home Hill Pool will be open to the public all day on Saturday.

 

New Water Main

Temporary Road Closures – New Water Main Construction Works

Posted 8th Jan 2015 in Current Water Information, Public Notices
Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that to facilitate the construction of a new water main from the Rossiters Hill area to the Ayr Racecourse a number of temporary traffic restrictions will be implemented commencing from Monday 12 January, 2015 continuing until approximately Friday 27 March, 2015, weather permitting. More...
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New Water Main

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that to facilitate the construction of a new water main from the Rossiters Hill area to the Ayr Racecourse a number of temporary traffic restrictions will be implemented commencing from Monday 12 January, 2015 continuing until approximately Friday 27 March, 2015, weather permitting.

  • Speed restrictions will be in force along the Bruce Highway between Kilrie Road and Conlan Street;
  • Access to Clements Street, Honeycombe Street and Laurence Crescent, Rossiters Hill from the Bruce Highway will be via Conlan Street to allow the pipe to be installed under the Bruce Highway;
  • Cislowski Road will be closed at the intersection of Old Clare Road;
  • Woods Street will be closed at the intersection of Cunningham Street;

The works will be constructed utilising a combination of partial and full road closures during working hours and where possible reopened to traffic at night with speed restrictions 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 or queries, please contact Council’s Customer Service Centre on (07) 4783 9800 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.

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Hurney Road – Bitumen Reconstruction Works

Posted 6th Jan 2015 in Current Road Conditions, Public Notices
Bitumen reconstruction of a section of Hurney Road between Mann Road and Menkens Road will commence on Monday 5th January, 2015 continuing until Friday 27th March 2015, weather permitting. More...
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Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that bitumen reconstruction of a section of Hurney Road between Mann Road and Menkens Road will commence on Monday 5th January, 2015 continuing until Friday 27th March 2015, 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.