Weekly Works Schedule

Schedule for week beginning Monday 22 April 2019

LOCATION

CONTROLS

BELLINGEN TOWN CENTRE UPGRADE PROJECT CHURCH ST NORTH PRECINCT

Bellingen Main Street Upgrade Accessibility Project - Church Street North Precinct

The Church Street North Precinct works are now in the final stages with the remaining activities being the installation of the Trellis’ Structure and Asphalting Works.

Trellis’

Council has awarded the fabrication of the trellis’. The construction and supply of the trellis’ is anticipated to take 6 – 8 weeks, and involves:

  • Finalisation of structural details & development of shop drawings;
  • 2 weeks for fabrication;
  • 3 weeks for galvanisation of the trellis’;
  • 1 week for powder coating;
  • Finally, coordination with businesses for installation of the trellis’.

 Asphalt Works

The asphalt is programmed for 3 consecutive night shifts from Sunday 12 May to Tuesday 14 May 2019, weather permitting.

Scope of Works:

  • Church Street – re-surfacing Hyde Street to Short Street Lane
  • Car Park re-surfacing – behind the Federal Hotel and the Hammond and Wheatley Building
  • Church Street – asphalt correction and patching works Hyde Street to William Street

The detail of the scope and sequence of these works will be communicated after the Easter weekend.

Council thanks you for your patience and understanding whilst these works have been and continue to be finalised for this project.

 

BITUMEN PATCHING

Inspections will be undertaken to identify all defects on Council's road network for repairs.

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

SLOPE REHABILITATION WORK ON WATERFALL WAY FROM MONDAY 4 MARCH 2019

NSW Roads and Maritime Services will carry out slope stablilisation work which will also include reinstalling guardrail, pavement rehabilitation and line-marking.

Works will occur between the hours of 7am and 6pm weekdays from Monday 4 March 2019 and it is anticipated to complete the work by end of May 2019, weather permitting.

Due to the difficult terrain of the area, one lane will be closed with alternate traffic flow arrangements to allow for equipment to be moved and traffic delays of up to 10 minutes may be experienced.  If you have any questions, please contact Project Manager, Warren Martin on (02) 6640 1300.

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.

CONSTRUCTION WORKS:

Crown Street Rehabilitation Works:

Council is undertaking rehabilitation works, road widening of the carriageway on both sides and associated drainage on Waterfall Way east of Crown Street to Fullers Fruit Store.  Works commenced on 28 March 2019 and are progressing well.

During these works traffic will be down to one lane and under traffic control.

Duration is anticipated at 12 weeks, weather permitting with a stand down during  the School Holiday period.  

Routine inspections of full length of Waterfall Way.

Repair to signs on Waterfall Way.

Maintain non delineated sections of Waterfall Way.

One lane closure and a 40km/h speed limit will be in place during works hours and may afffect travel times.  Alternate traffic flow arrangements will be in place between 7am and 6pm and motorists should allow up to 10 minutes extra travel time during this work.  

Traffic will be returned to two lanes after working hours.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

BRIDGE MAINTENANCE & CONSTRUCTION

BRIDGES:

Road closure for temporary bridge installation on Darkwood Rd, Thora.

Council contractors will be carrying out the installation of a temporary bridge at Manns Creek Culvert, approximately 8.4km along Darkwood Road, Thora.

These works are necessary to allow for the subsequent replacement of the failed culvert with a new bridge structure.

These works will involve the following arrangements:

  • Full road closure on Thursday, 18 April 2019 between the hours of 9am and 1pm, for the purpose of unloading materials for the temporary bridge, weather permitting

Variable message boards will be placed advising of this road closure as a result of these works. Arrangements have been made for emergency vehicles access if required. School bus operations will not be impacted at all.

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.

RESEALING PROGRAM:

Valery Road, Repton:

Council contractors will be carrying out asphalt overlay works on Valery Road, Valery.  Council will be undertaking these works on a 500m section of Valery Road located off Keevers Drive, from approx. 100m from the Keevers Drive intersection heading west on Valery Road for a distance of 500 metres.

These works will involve the following arrangements:

  • Due to the weather sensitive nature of asphalting works, allowance has been made to perform these works between 16 April and 18 April, 2019.
  • Full road closure is planned to occur on Tuesday, 16 April 2019 between the hours of 8am to 3.30pm, weather permitting.  Variable message boards will notify of any changes.
  • Alternate routes are available via Hydes Creek Road and Mailmans Track.
  • Arrangements  have been made with emergency services with no impact to school bus operations.

GENERAL WORKS AND RESEALING PROGRAM 

Town Maintenance and Parks & Reserves:

Council crews will be undertaking:

  • Mowing Connell Park and other sporting grounds
  • Maintenance and review of Council signs in the Bellingen area
  • Attendance to gardens in our townships.
  • Attendance to gardens and trees Bellingen Main Street.

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

MAINTENANCE GRADING

Capital Works Program for  grading/resheeting is as follows (please note this may be subject to change and weather permitting):

  • Roses Road, Gleniffer
  • Summervilles Road, Thora

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: (programmed works to occur in the near future)

  • Kalang Road, Kalang
  • Little North Arm Road, Thora 

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 Woodlands Road, Dorrigo

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