Interruption to Water Supply – Munro Street between Edwards and Parker Streets, Ayr – Sunday 19th August 2018

Weather permitting, Council will be replacing a section of water main at the intersection of Edwards and Munro Streets, Ayr on Sunday 19th August 2018.

These works will result in a loss of water supply to residences on Munro Street between Edwards and Parker Streets between the hours of 9:00am and 2:00pm on this day.   You are advised to store sufficient drinking water during this time.

Council regrets any inconvenience that may be caused to residents as a result of these works.  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.

 

Changes to Traffic Conditions – Burdekin R.U.M Weekend

Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th August 2018

The following temporary changes to traffic conditions will be in place between 2.00pm and 1.00am on Saturday 18th August and  9.00 am to 4.00 pm on Sunday 19th August, 2018 for the hosting of the Golden Octopus Foundation Burdekin R.U.M weekend.

  • Craig Street will be closed at its intersection with Bruce Highway
  • Bruce Highway traffic will be reduced to 40km/hr between Lynch Street and the Heavy Vehicle Bypass
  • Mackenzie Street traffic will be reduced to 40km/hr between Lynch Street and the Heavy Vehicle Bypass

Parking for the Burdekin R.U.M weekend will be available at the following locations:

  • Bus, Taxi and Disabled parking only in Craig Street with access via Mackenzie Street
  • General parking is available on both sides of Mackenzie Street from Lynch Street to Jones Street
  • General parking is available on the Showgrounds side only on the Bruce Highway from Lynch Street to Ayr Cemetery
  • General Parking off Craig Street opposite the Ayr Max Motel, this parking area is managed by Scout’s with gold coin donation
  • Trans North will be operating a park and ride service every half hour from the Burdekin Rugby League grounds in Wickham Street, Ayr between 3.00pm and 1.30am.   For further information on this service please contact The Golden Octopus Foundation on 0428 129 226.

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

Septic Receival at the Ayr Waste Water Treatment Plant closed from 14th to 16th May 2018

Council advises that Septic Receival services will be closed between Monday 14th May 2018 to Wednesday 16th May 2018 to allow essential maintenance works to be carried out at the Ayr Waste Water Treatment Plant.

Council regrets any inconvenience that may be caused as a result of these necessary maintenance works.

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

Fire Hydrant Replacement – Queen Street, Ayr – Sunday 17 Sept

Council will be undertaking a Fire Hydrant Replacement in Queen Street, Ayr on Sunday 17th September, 2017 between the hours of 10:00am and 12:00 pm.

These works will result in an interruption to the water supply during this period to residents in the Queen Street area from Railway Street to Little Drysdale Street. Residents are advised to store one day’s supply of drinking water.

Residents in this area may experience water discolouration for a period following the planned works.  It is advisable to delay washing of clothes etc., for up to two days after work is completed.

Council regrets any inconvenience that may be caused to residents as a result of this necessary maintenance work.

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.

Queen Street – Temporary Lane Closure – Ronald McDonald House Fundraiser

A temporary single lane closure, including centre parking, will be established in Queen Street, Ayr from the Edwards Street intersection at Harvey Norman up to and including the shop frontage of  Sibby Saitta’s World of Fashion, on Saturday 26th July 2014, from 5.00pm to 7.00pm for the Ronald McDonald House Fundraiser.

The general public and business owners are requested to remove their vehicles from the affected area prior to the 5pm closure.

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

Burdekin River Bridge – Temporary Lane Closure

The Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) wishes to advise that single lane closures on the Burdekin River Bridge will take place from Tuesday 29 July to and including Friday 1 August 2014 and Monday 4 August to and including Friday 8 August 2014 (weather permitting) between the hours of 9.30am and 2.30pm.

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 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.

Ayr Showgrounds – Changed Traffic Conditions and Partial Road Closure – Queensland Heritage Rally

Changed traffic conditions and a partial road closure will be in place on the streets surrounding the Ayr Showgrounds including the Bruce Highway from 9.00am to 4.00pm Friday 25th July 2014 to Sunday 27th July 2014 for the Queensland Heritage Rally.

Motorists are requested to comply with speed restrictions in place and to exercise caution when driving in the vicinity of the showgrounds due to the anticipated high pedestrian traffic volumes during these hours.

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

Kilrie Road – Bitumen Reconstruction Works

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that bitumen reconstruction will be occurring on Kilrie Road just before intersection with Rita Island Road on Monday 21st July 2014 until approximately Friday 25th July 2014, weather permitting.

These works will be constructed utilising traffic control, requiring reduced traffic movements and reduced speeds during working hours.

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.

Tastes of the Burdekin – Temporary Road Closure

A temporary road closure will be in place in Queen Street, Ayr between Young and MacKenzie Streets, on Saturday 19th July 2014 from 2pm to 11pm for the staging of the 2014 Blue Ribbon Rice Tastes of the Burdekin Food Fair.

The general public and business owners are advised to remove their vehicles prior to the 2pm closure.

For further information please visit Council’s website www.burdekin.qld.gov.au or contact Council’s Customer Service Centre on (07) 4783 9800.

Burdekin River Bridge – Single Lane Closures

The Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) wishes to advise that weather permitting, single lane closures on the Burdekin River Bridge will take place on the following dates:

Tuesday 15 July to and including Friday 18 July 2014
Monday 21 July to and including Friday 25 July 2014
Between the hours of 9.30am and 2.30pm.

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 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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