Asphalt Works – Ayr

Burdekin Shire Council will be undertaking asphalt works in Gainsborough Drive, Picasso Court, Constable Court and Rubens Court commencing on Thursday 13 December to Saturday 15 December 2018, weather permitting.

Motorists utilising Edwards Street will be controlled by traffic controllers to allow for construction traffic to enter and exit the worksite.

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

 

Ayr-Dalbeg Road – Pavement Seal Aftercare Signage

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that due to the extreme heat conditions pavement bleeding has occurred on the section of the Ayr-Dalbeg Road from the rear of the United Service Station towards Dalbeg for approximately 350 metres.

Council has undertaken additional seal works today, 27 November 2018, on behalf of the Department of Transport and Main Roads, to assist in alleviating the issue.

Motorists should note traffic management aftercare signage has been erected at either end of the affected area. This signage will remain in place until such time as road surface conditions improve.

Burdekin Shire Council thanks road users for their patience during this time.

 

McDowell Road – Road Closure

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that drainage works will be undertaken on McDowell Road from Watt Road to Woods Road intersections. The works are scheduled to commence on Tuesday 27th November 2018 and are expected to be completed by 20th December 2018, weather and construction conditions permitting.

McDowell Road will be closed to all traffic during these works with a detour via Watt Road, Ford Road and Woods Road, to enable works to be undertaken safely and efficiently.

Burdekin Shire Council thanks residents and road users for their patience during these works.

For further information please contact Council’s Customer Service Team on 4783 9930.

Burdekin River Bridge – Temporary Lane Closures

As part of the Burdekin River Bridge Rehabilitation project, the Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) wishes to advise of single lane closures on the Burdekin River Bridge, Home Hill on the following dates.

  • Tuesday 27 November to Friday 30 November 2018 (bridge maintenance works)
  • Tuesday 4 December to Friday 7 December 2018 (barrier railing works)
  • Tuesday 11 December to Friday 14 December 2018 (clearing of drains)

9.30am to 2.30pm (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 southbound 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 questions about any TMR projects, please contact our Customer and Stakeholder Management team via email at or by telephoning 1800 625 648.

 

Rangemore Road – Road Reconstruction

Burdekin Shire Council advises that road reconstruction works will be undertaken on Rangemore Road. The works are expected to commence on 16th November 2018 and be completed on 14th December 2018, weather and construction conditions permitting.

All construction works will occur Monday to Saturday between 7.00am and 6.00pm.

Rangemore Road will be closed to all traffic for works to be undertaken safely and efficiently.

Every effort will be made to keep disruption to a minimum for road users during the construction period. Burdekin Shire Council thanks residents and road users for their patience during these works.

For further information please contact Council’s Customer Service Team 4783 9930

 

Corica Road – Drainage Works

Burdekin Shire Council advises that drainage works will be undertaken on Corica Road approximately 1km from Sexton Road intersection commencing Monday 12 November 2018. The works are expected to be completed by Friday 23 November 2018, weather and construction conditions permitting.

All construction works will occur Monday to Saturday between 7.00am and 6.00pm.

Corica Road will be closed to all traffic from Monday 19 November to Thursday 22 November 2018 to enable work to be undertaken safely and efficiently.

Every effort will be made to keep disruption to a minimum for road users during the construction period. Burdekin Shire Council thanks residents and road users for their patience during these works.

For further information please contact Council’s Customer Service Team 4783 9930

Hodel Road – Road Reconstruction and Drainage Works

Burdekin Shire Council advises that road reconstruction and drainage works will be undertaken on Hodel Road from the Bruce Highway intersections for 1km. The works are expected to be completed in December 2018, weather and construction conditions permitting.

All construction works will occur Monday to Saturday between 7.00am and 6.00pm.

Hodel Road will remain open during these works but will be subject to changed traffic conditions, including lane closures and reduced speed limits to enable work to be undertaken safely and efficiently.

What to expect:

  • Temporary Lane Closures
  • Speed Restrictions
  • Dust associated with construction activities
  • Increased noise levels and vibration from machinery, equipment and site vehicles

Property Access:

There will be at times when access to properties directly adjacent the works will be temporarily restricted while the works are in progress.  Residents will be notified should their access be temporarily restricted.

Every effort will be made to keep disruption to a minimum for road users during the construction period.  Burdekin Shire Council thanks residents and road users for their patience during these works.

For further information please contact Council’s Customer Service Team 4783 9800.

Footpath Works – Seventh Avenue

Burdekin Shire Council advises that footpath construction works will be undertaken in Seventh Avenue from Sixteenth Street to Fourteenth Street. The works are scheduled to commence on Tuesday 2nd October 2018 and are expected to be completed in December 2018, weather and construction conditions permitting.

All construction works will occur Monday to Saturday between 7.00am and 6.00pm.

Seventh Avenue will remain open during these works but will be subject to changed traffic conditions, including lane closures and reduced speed limits to enable work to be undertaken safely and efficiently. At times Fourteenth A Street and Fourteenth Street will be subject to road closures.

What to expect:

  • Temporary Lane Closures
  • Speed Restrictions
  • Reduced trafficable widths
  • Dust associated with construction activities
  • Increased noise levels and vibration from machinery, equipment and site

Property Access:

There will be times when access to properties will be temporarily restricted while the works are in progress. Residents will be notified should their access be temporarily restricted.

Every effort will be made to keep disruption to a minimum for road users during the construction period. Burdekin Shire Council thanks residents and road users for their patience during these works.

For further information please contact Council’s Customer Service Team 4783 9930

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