Conserve Water Notice – Home Hill – Tuesday 7 May to Wednesday 8 May 2019

Council requests all residents and businesses in Home Hill and surrounding areas connected to the town water supply, to conserve water from 12:00 noon Tuesday 7 May to 4:00pm Wednesday 8 May due to a planned power outage by Ergon Energy at the Home Hill Water Tower and its surrounding water bores.

This conserve water request is to prevent loss of water supply during the actual planned outage on Wednesday 8 May 2019 between the hours of 8:30am and 2:00pm (approximately 5.5 hours).  It is advisable to store sufficient drinking water prior to 8:30am on Wednesday 8 May for use during this time.

Council apologises for any inconvenience that may be caused to residents as a result of this power outage.

For further information or for any queries, please contact Council’s Customer Service Centre on (07) 4783 9800 between the hours of 8:00am and 5:00pm.


Bi-Annual Water Supply Meter Reading

Bi-annual water supply meter reading is scheduled to commence on Monday 29 April, 2019. Approximate times and areas for the commencement of meter readings are:

  • 29 April to Mid May – Home Hill, Rossiters Hill, Brandon and Parkside
  • Mid to Late May – East Ayr, Drysdale Estate, South Ayr
  • Late May to Early June – 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 please clear meters of all obstructions, isolate and/or restrain dogs and unlock gates.

For further information, or if specific arrangements are required regarding 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.

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