Weekly Works Schedule

Schedule for week beginning Monday 25 February 2019

LOCATION

CONTROLS

BELLINGEN TOWN CENTRE UPGRADE PROJECT CHURCH ST NORTH PRECINCT

Bellingen Main Street Upgrade Accessibility Project - Church Street North Precinct

With the holiday season and School Holidays coming to a close, Council will be recommencing works for the completion of the upgrade of this area.  Council will be carrying out some of these works on Sundays to minimise disruption to businesses, residents and the community.

Planned works in Church Street North Precinct commencing in February 2019 consist of:

After the completion of the grinding, the following scheduled works will occur over a 2 week period, subject to availability of contractors:

  • Installation of street lighting
  • Installation of landscaping bollards
  • Construction of the two trellis structures
  • Completion of tactile buttons at crossings on footpaths

Council is also planning in install a trellis in the cafe precinct as well as the asphalting of Church Street North and south in the coming months.  Once these activity dates are confirmed additional works notifications will be issued.

 

BITUMEN PATCHING

Pothole repair at Darkwood Road, Thora and Summervilles Road, Thora

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

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 Newall 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.

Routine inspections of full length of Waterfall Way.

Drainage cuttings at Myers Bluff and the waterfalls and the cuttings (Gordonville and other) from waterfalls and Thora.

Slashing operations will occur on Waterfall Way.

 

 

Motorists are requested to exercise care and adhere to traffic control and conditions in place.

 

 

 

BRIDGE MAINTENANCE & CONSTRUCTION

Cob of Corn Bridge, Reids Road, Hydes Creek

Council will be undertaking maintenance works on select components of Cob O Corn Bridge located on Reids Creek Road at a distance of 0.1km from the Hydes Creek intersection, Hydes Creek.

Works will be undertaken during the hours of 7am and 4pm daily  from Monday 25 February to Friday 1 March 2019, weather permitting.

Unfortunately, these works will result in possible delays of up to 1 hour between the times of 9.30am to 2.30pm.  These works will be managed under traffic control.

Emergency services will have full access during these works.

GENERAL WORKS AND RESEALING PROGRAM 

Town Maintenance and Parks & Reserves:

Council crews will be undertaking:

  • Tree inspections 
  • Mowing Connell Park and other sporting grounds
  • Maintenance and review Council signs in the Bellingen area
  • Cleaning of drains on Waterfall Way
  • Attendance to gardens in our townships.

These works will be maintained under traffic control.  Road users are requested to adhere to traffic control in place.

MAINTENANCE GRADING

Capital Works grading will be carried out on Kalang Road, Kalang abd Promised Land Loop Road, Gleniffer

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

SLASHING AND VEGETATION CONTROL

Slashing operations will be carried out on:

  • Mylestom area
  • Raleigh area

Forest mulcher will ge carrying out works on the following roads:

ankslasher operations will undertaken on:​

ouncil staff will be addressing vegetation concerns raised by Service Requests and the community.

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

DORRIGO

Grading operations will occur on:

  • Rodgers Road West
  • Rodgers Road East

Slashing operations will occur in the  Mountaintop and Bielsdown Hills areas.

Bankslashing will commence on Tuesday 26 February in the Megan area and progressing Tyringham Road from Dorrigo to Bostobrick.

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

WEED & VEGETATION MANAGEMENT PROGRAMS

Please use the following hyperlink for further information

Current Pesticide Use Notifications