Comiskey Road – Emergency Drainage Works

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that emergency drainage works will commence on Comiskey Road on Tuesday 30th January, 2018 with an estimated completion date of Wednesday 31st January 2018, weather permitting.

These works will be constructed under a full road closure with access to local 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

Homestead Road – Emergency Drainage Works

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that emergency drainage works is being undertaken on Homestead Road with an estimated completion date of Friday 9th February 2018, weather permitting.

These works will be constructed under traffic lights with traffic reduced to one lane.

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

Mount Inkerman – Road Closure

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that construction works are still being undertaken on Mount Inkerman with an expected completion date of Friday 26th January 2018, weather permitting.

Mount Inkerman will remain closed to all traffic and pedestrians until construction work is completed.

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.

Temporary Road Closure – Christmas Street Party 2017

QUEEN STREET, AYR

CHRISTMAS STREET PARTY

THURSDAY 14TH DECEMBER, 2017

A temporary road closure will be in place between 4.00pm and 10.00pm, Thursday 14th December, 2017 for the hosting of the Christmas Street Party Shopping Promotion.

  • Queen Street will be closed between Young Street and Parker Street, Ayr.

It is respectfully requested that all vehicles not involved with the event are removed from Queen Street for the duration of the closure.

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

Munro Street – Footpath Construction

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise footpath construction works will commence in Munro Street, Ayr from Coles Supermarket to Parker Street intersection. Works are scheduled to commence on Monday 4th December, 2017 continuing until approximately Friday 2nd February 2018, weather permitting.

These works will be constructed under traffic with speed restrictions in place and on-street parking will be affected within the 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.

Bitumen Reseals – Urban Areas

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that bitumen reseal works will commence in the urban areas of Ayr and Brandon between the following dates and locations, weather permitting:

Monday 4th December 2017 to Friday 8th December 2017

Monday 11th December 2017 to Wednesday 13th December 2017

 

·         Albert Crescent

·         Cameron Street

·         Canberra Street

·         Craig Street

·         Gould Place

·         Hillier Street

·         Kennedy Street

·         Little Drysdale Street

·         Margaret Street

·         Mary Street

·         Victoria Street

·         Young Street

·         Bond Street

·         Burke Street

·         Green Street

·         Hocking Street

·         Smith Street

·         Adelaide Street

·         Toll Street

 

Please contact Burdekin Shire Council’s Customer Service on 4783 9800 for further information.

 

Burdekin River Bridge – Temporary Lane Closures

MAINTENANCE WORKS

November 2017

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:

Tuesday 14 November to Friday 17 November 2017

9.30am to 2.45pm

(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 three (3) metres wide or greater 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.

Traffic Hazard – Colevale Road

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise of a traffic hazard on Colevale Road.  A drainage culvert has collapsed approximately 300m past the Hillier Road intersection and traffic has been reduced to one lane.

Colevale Road is currently under traffic lights and motorists can expect delays.

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

Temporary Road Closures – Home Hill Harvest Festival

SATURDAY 11th NOVEMBER, 2017

The following temporary road closures will be in place on Saturday 11th November, 2017 for the hosting of the 2017 Home Hill Harvest Festival.

9.00am to 12.00 midnight – Mardi Gras

  • Ninth Avenue will be closed between Tenth Street and Eighth Street
  • Ninth Street will be closed between Ninth Avenue and IGA access

3.00pm to 6.30pm – Procession

  • Eighth Avenue (Bruce Highway) will be closed from Fifteenth Street to Fourth Street.
  • Highway traffic will be detoured via Fifteenth Street, Tenth Avenue and Fourth Street.

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

 

Queen Street, Ayr – Night Asphalt Resurfacing Works Wed 8 to Tue14 Nov

The Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) would like to advise that asphalt works will commence along Queen Street between Mackenzie Street and the Bower/Kennedy Street roundabout.

Night works will take place from:

Wednesday 8 November to Tuesday 14 November 2017 (weather permitting)

Work hours: 7.00pm to 5.00am

Work will not occur on Saturday night

Queen Street will remain open but will be subject to changed traffic conditions, including lane closures and reduced speed limits, to enable works to be undertaken safely and efficiently. To minimise disruption to road users, works have been planned in stages with advanced warning signs in place to notify road users of these changes.

Every effort will be made to keep disruption to a minimum for road users during these activities. The project team apologises for any inconvenience and appreciates the community’s patience during these important works.

For more information please contact The Department of Transport and Main Roads Customer and Stakeholder Management section on 1800 625 648.

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