Weekly Works Schedule

Schedule for week beginning Monday 27 March 2017

LOCATION

CONTROLS

BELLINGEN SHIRE LOCAL RESEALING PROGRAM

Council has been undertaking its Local Resealing Program recently and anticipated to continue over the   next 3 weeks These works  have been delayed due to recent extreme wet weather conditions.  These will resume as soon as practicable:

These works will include spray sealing of existing road surface:

Whisky Creek Road, Dorrigo - various locations with total length of 2280m - to be undertaken Wednesday 29 March 2017

Summervilles Road, Thora - various locations - total length of 2490 metres

Promised Land Road, Gleniffer - 0  to 1890 - total length of 1890m

Timboon Road, Gleniffer - 800m from Gleniffer Road to 1430 - total length of 630m

Roses Road, Gleniffer - two locations - total length of 1600m

Gleniffer Road, Gleniffer - total length of 1650m

Gleniffer/Roses Road - total length of 20m

Hydes Creek Road (from North Bank) two locations - total length of 1290m

North Bank Road (from Old Pacific Highway, Raleigh)  - total distance of 760m

Bowraville Road (from Kalang Road) - various locations - total distance of 5010m

Valery Road, Valery - total length of 1640m 

Mylestom Drive, Mylestom - various locations - total distance of 3300m 

Road users are requested to exercise care in these locations and adhere to traffic control in place.

BITUMEN PATCHING

The paveliner will be carrying out seal preparation works on the following roads:

  • Bowraville Road, Kalang
  • Dorrigo area - potholes

Road users are requested to exercise care in the vicinity of these works and adhere to traffic control in place.  Weather permitting.

 

WATERFALL WAY & ROUTINE MAINTENANCE

SO Kerbworks - Dorrigo Mountain :

  • Works are being undertaken west of the Sherrard Falls (top waterfall)
  • Installation of new concrete drains adjacent to the westbound lane to improve road drainage and provide safety improvements for road users
  • Traffic control in place with delays of up to 5 minutes
  • One lane only throughout the normal working hours and reverting to 2 lanes outside of these hours
  • Duration of works remaining is anticipated to be 4-5 weeks, weather permitting.

Deer Park Slip Rehabilitation:

Slip rehabilitation works will be undertaken on Waterfall Way at Deer Park in the location 1km west of the western end of Deer Vale Loop Road, Deer Vale.

The construction of a retaining wall to secure failed road shoulder embankment will include:

  • placement of blocks and backfilling with rock material
  • shoulder widening and rehabilitation of the site

Road users are requested to exercise care in the vicinity of these works and adhere to traffic control in place.

Deer Park Slip Rehabilitation Changed Traffic Conditions:

Traffic will be reduced to one lane 24 hrs per day during these works.

Traffic control will be in place which includes traffic lights, variable message boards and lane conditions until completion of these works. It is anticipated these works will take 6 weeks, weather permitting.

Road users are requested to exercise care in the vicinity of these works and adhere to traffic control in place. Short delays may be experienced at times.

BRIDGE MAINTENANCE & CONSTRUCTION

As part of the Natural Disaster , detailed designs are in progress for the replacement of  Cooks Creek Bridge, Kalang Road, Kalang and McFadyens Bridge,  Gordonville Road, Gleniffer.    The construction of the  new bridges will take place without impacting on the current timber bridges to ensure there is minimal disruption to road users.  Once the bridges are completed the old structures will be removed.  It is anticipated that construction will commence in the coming weeks and with completion anticipated by mid June 2017.

Construction of new Cooks Creek Bridge, Kalang Road, Kalang:

  • Anticipated setting up of compound, site management plans and controls - Mid-March 2017.
  • Mobilisation of piling equipment and plant working beside the road.  
  • Anticipated completion mid June 2017.

Construction of McFadyens Bridge, Gordonville Road, Gleniffer:

  • Anticipated setting up of compounds, site management plans and controls (nil affect to traffic flow) - Mid-March 2017
  • Mobilisation of piling equipment and plant will involve works beside the road with contractors minimising impact on traffic flow by timely deliveries to suit busy times road user activities.
  •  It is anticipated the main structure will be completed mid June 2017.

Road users are requested to exercise care in the vicinity of these works and adhere to traffic control in place.

Possible minor delays.

Cooks Creek and McFadyens Bridge are being constructed adjacent to existing bridges and every effort will taken by the contractor to minimise disruption to road users with timely deliveries outside of busy times.

 

GENERAL WORKS

Shoulder Repairs to South Arm Road, Raleigh

Lend Lease is undertaking repair works in preparation of the hand back of South Arm Road to Council from their recent works in conjunction with the Pacific Highway Upgrade.

Road users are requested to exercise care and adhere to traffic control in place. - 40kph speed zone.  

Kerb and Guttering Works:

  • High Street, Urunga
  • Rosedale Drive, Urunga
  • Alex Pike Drive, Raleigh
  • Boronia Street, Mylestom

MAINTENANCE GRADING

Formation grade works will be undertaken on:

  • Martells Road, Urunga
  • Coramba Road, Dorrigo

Road users are requested to exercise care in the vicinity of these works and adhere to traffic control in place.

 

SLASHING

Roadside slashing will be undertaken on:

  • Kalang Road, Kalang
  • All roads in the Megan area

Road users are requested to exercise care in the vicinity of these works and adhere to traffic control in place.

DORRIGO

General town maintenance including mowing and edge trimming of all parks and reserves, cleaning of public amenities etc.

The following works will be continuing on:

Grading of Coramba Road, Dorrigo

Pothole repairs in the Dorrigo area

Slashing works  will be carried out on all roads in the Megan area.

Road users are requested to exercise care in the vicinity of these works and adhere to traffic control in place.

 

TOWN MAINTENANCE

General maintenance of all parks, amenities and reserves

Mowing operations in Bellingen areas

Maintenance and clearing at the Roads Maritime Services roundabouts Raleigh

Darkwood Road, Thora - drainage works

Road users are requested to exercise care in the vicinity of these works and adhere to traffic control in place.

WEED & VEGETATION MANAGEMENT PROGRAMS

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