Weekly Works Schedule

Schedule for week beginning Monday 10 August 2020

LOCATION

CONTROLS

FEATURED WORKS

Martells Road Rehabilitation Workd Update - click here for more information

GENERAL WORKS

  • Responding to service requests raised by the community.

BITUMEN PATCHING & ASPHALT WORKS 

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

Road Patching:

  • Pothole and edgebreak patching on plateau local roads network -  Mountaintop area through to Dorrigo Township
  • Pavement completion works on Mylestom Footpath - shape correction against kerb and gutter, sealing of carpark area.

Road Rehabilitation Works:

  • Martells Road - works completed east of Rocky Wharf Road and west of Savins Bridge.
  • Coramba Road - section now sealed and under speed restrictions.
    • Motorists to be aware of 40kph roadworks speed zones and signage on these roads and  drive to conditions. 

MAINTENANCE GRADING, RESEALS AND SLASHING OPERATIONS

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

Grading Operations (Heavy Formation Grading):

  • ​Bowraville Road (unsealed section)

  • Briggsvale Road

  • Wards Road

    • Motorists to be aware of trucks and machinery on the road during works and drive to conditions

Slashing Operations:

To control roadside vegetation:

  • Roadside spraying on selected rural roads - weather dependant

TOWN MAINTENANCE AND PARKS & RESERVES

Residents are requested to exercise care in the vicinity of these works and adhere to controls in place. 
Weather permitting.
  • General town maintenance including mowing and edge trimming of all parks and reserves, cleaning of public amenities etc.
  • Responding to service requests raised by the community.

WATERFALL WAY & ROUTINE MAINTENANCE

GENERAL WORKS

  • Control of ground vegetation; spraying around roadside furniture

CLOSURE OF ONE LANE WATERFALL WAY, DORRIGO MOUNTAIN

Roads and Maritime Services have declared a one lane closure on  Waterfall Way on Dorrigo Mountain.

A downhill slip during recent wet weather has necessitated the closure of the east bound lane located 500 metres of Newell Falls on the mountain.  This area will be monitored daily for the next 3 weeks.

This section of closed road has been reduced to 40km speed limit and is controlled under traffic lights.

Scoping of works at Crystal Falls, Waterfall Way which involves the extension of culverts upstream and some shoulder widening.  This area will be reduced to one lane with minor delays.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BRIDGE MAINTENANCE & CONSTRUCTION

EMERGENCY CLOSURE OF TALLOWWOOD POINT BRIDGE, PROMISED LAND  ROAD, GLENIFFER

Following the immediate emergency closure of this bridge, investigations have been undertaken by Council Engineers and specialist structural engineers, identifying further defects within the structure. The structure has been recommended to remain closed until replacement can occur.  

Replacement of the structure will be undertaken upon the completion of currently scheduled works – dates will be advised.

Tallowwood Point Bridge is located 7.2 kms along on Promised Land Road from the Gleniffer 4-way intersection at Gleniffer.  Access can be maintained either side of this bridge on the Promised Land Road.

Council does apologise for any inconvenience this closure for safety measures may cause to motorists and residents.

DEEP CREEK BRIDGE, CORAMBA ROAD, DORRIGO

Council has engaged contractors for the replacement of Deep Creek Bridge located on Coramba Road 3km from the intersection of Waterfall Way, Dorrigo.

Motorists may experience short delays at various times during the construction.

Council staff are currently working on the approaches to this bridge.

Possible short delays can be inspected  whilst these are unloaded from trucks, managed under traffic control.

Council requests motorists and residents plan their trips around these works.  Council apologises for any inconvenience experienced by residents and road users. Should you have any enquiries please contact Customer & Business Services on 02 6655 7300.

WEED & VEGETATION MANAGEMENT PROGRAMS

Please use the following hyperlink for further information

Current Pesticide Use Notifications