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Council works and road closures 
Road Closures 
 
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Planned roadworks, water supply and sewerage works for the period ending Thursday 20 December 2018

The following planned works are underway in the Hilltops Council area:
 
Maintenance
Grading
Western Murringo Flats Road, Spring Creek Road, Roberts Road, Scenic Road, Taylors Road.
 
  Eastern Strathmore Lane, Willowmere Lane, Kennys Creek Road, Little Plains Road, Maryvale Road, Summerdale Lane, Perks Road.
 
  Southern Colorado Road, Bramshot Road, Celonso Road, Fairview Road, Nubba South Road, Strathdoon Road, Newington Road.
Shoulder grading on Moppity Road, Back Wombat Road, Race Creek Road.
Flood maintenance on Araluen Road, Colorado Road, Hartfield Road, Huntleigh Road, Redbridge Road, Wombat Creek Road, Race Creek Road, Colenso Road.
 
Gravel
Resheeting
Western Scenic Road, Taylors Road.
 
  Eastern Nil due to heavy patching works.
 
  Southern Nil due to heavy patching and sealing works.
 
Sealed Road
Repairs
Western Shoulder repairs on MR78 Olympic Highway at Apps Lane.
Hand patching and minor patching works on various roads.
Weed spraying of road shoulders.
 
  Eastern Sealed road pothole patching and minor sign replacements.
Weed spraying of road shoulders and spot spraying of noxious weeds.
Roadside shoulder vegetation control (slashing).
 
  Southern RMS reseal on MR84 Burley Griffin Way (Seg 150).
Programmed reseal on Moppity Road including Roads to Recovery, McMahons Reef Road, Back Wombat Road, Race Creek Road.
Minor pavement defect hand patching on various roads.
Weed spraying of road shoulders and spot spraying of noxious weeds.
 
Construction
Projects
Western McHenrys Creek Bridge construction.
Stage 3 of Shared Pathway Linkages from Cranfield Oval to Gus Smith Oval and Thornhill Street to Mackenzie Street.
 
  Eastern Boorowa Waste Transfer station footings.
Boorowa Recreational Park amenities block construction.
Galong Road reconstruction.
 
  Southern Mechanic Institute – capital upgrades to building including gutter replacement, painting, flooring, kitchen and amenities works.
Murrumburrah Landfill fencing.
Chinese Cemetery fencing.
Witton Street (Harden) concrete dish drain.
Bent Street (Galong) kerb and gutter works.
Roberts Park internal painting works.
 
Parks and
Gardens
Western Preparations for National Cherry Festival in CBD and town approaches.
Alfred Oval closed for rejuvenation.
Monitor and review all lines and sprinklers for Summer watering program.
Routine maintenance of turf on sporting fields and ovals.
Cricket pitch preparation for matches.
Linemarking for schools sports, Little Athletics, Touch Football and cricket boundaries.
Routine maintenance and mowing of recreational grounds, sporting ovals and reserves.
Check lights.
Street tree pruning – as needed.
General maintenance of CBD.
 
  Eastern General operation and street and parks maintenance.
General maintenance on cemeteries.
 
  Southern Neill Street garden and streetscape maintenance. Cemetery mowing.
Park maintenance and mowing.
 
 
 
 
Water supply and sewerage works:
 
Western Water main renewal on Cowra Road – ongoing.
Templemore Street water main works.
Sewer mains renewal and upsizing in Lighting Lane and Lynch, Nasmyth and Zouch Streets – ongoing.
Hydrant maintenance throughout town – ongoing.
 
Eastern Works on sewer junctions.
 
Southern Works on sewer junctions.
 
All Areas Water Meter Replacement Program – ongoing.
Water and Sewer Mains maintenance – ongoing.
Routine operations and maintenance – ongoing.
 
Speed restrictions will be in place and minor delays may be experienced.  The planned works are subject to change due to Council resources and weather conditions.

Motorists are advised that Roadwork Speed Limits are enforceable by the NSW Police.  Speeds should be reduced and caution should be exercised when travelling through roadwork sites.