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.

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.

Temporary Road Closure – Student’s Ball 2017 – Fri 3 Nov

HOME HILL HARVEST FESTIVAL STUDENT’S BALL

FRIDAY 3rd NOVEMBER, 2017

The following temporary road closure will be in place on Friday 3rd November, 2017 for the hosting of the 2017 Home Hill Harvest Festival Student’s Ball.

5.00pm to 7.30pm

  • Access to the Memorial Hall will be available, one way, from Eleventh Street to allow for student arrivals
  • Ninth Avenue will be closed from Eighth Street to Tenth Street
  • Ninth Street will be closed on one side opposite the backpackers establishment
  • Tenth Street will be closed at the intersection with Eighth Avenue
  • Parking available in Eighth Street and Tenth Street

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

Ayr Aerodrome – Gravel Runway Closure

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that the gravel runway at the Ayr Aerodrome is closed to all air traffic due to soft surfaces and hazards on the runway.

Should you require any additional information please contact Council’s Customer Service Centre on 4783 9800.

Temporary Closure – Cromarty Creek Boat Ramp and Camping Facilities

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that a temporary closure of the Cromarty Creek Boat Ramp and camping area is required from Monday 30th October, 2017 until approximately Friday 3rd November, 2017, weather permitting.

The temporary closure is required to undertake replacement of existing road drainage structures on Cromarty Creek Boat Ramp Road. No travel will be permitted beyond the Giru Waste Transfer Station during the closure.

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.

Young Street – Road Reconstruction

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise road reconstruction of Young Street from Burke Street to Wilmington Street intersections will commence on Monday 25th September, 2017 continuing until approximately Friday 3rd November, 2017, weather permitting.

These works will be constructed at times; under a full road closure with a temporary detour installed or alternatively under traffic control with reduced speeds and trafficable widths 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.

Temporary Closure – Cromarty Creek Boat Ramp and Camping Facilities

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that a temporary closure of the Cromarty Creek Boat Ramp and camping area is required from Tuesday 3rd October, 2017 until approximately Friday 6th October, 2017, weather permitting.

The temporary closure is required to undertake replacement of existing road drainage structures on Cromarty Creek Boat Ramp Road. No travel will be permitted beyond the Giru Waste Transfer Station during the closure.

Further closures of the Cromarty Creek Boat Ramp and camping area will be required to complete additional road drainage replacement works however Council will notify the public of dates and times well in advance of the planned works.

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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