Council works and road closures 
Road Closures/Speed Restrictions 
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Council advises motorists that use the Spring Creek Road Bridge in Young that the bridge bypass is now open to all traffic.

The Spring Creek Bridge is now closed to all vehicles.

Motorists are to note access to Spring Creek Road and roads adjoining this road is to be made via MacKenzie and Glensloy Streets and the new bypass road to Spring Creek Road.

Access to residents in McVeigh Street from Templemore and Spring Street remains unchanged.

Planned roadworks, water supply and sewerage works for the period ending Thursday 22 August 2019
The following planned works are underway in the Hilltops Council area:
Western Weedallion Road, Butts Road, Elliotts Road, Karoopa Lane and Johnsons Road.
  Eastern Meads Lane, Alloway Road, Brial Road, Kenyu Road, Kennys Creek Road and Strathmore Lane
Reactive work orders as required.
  Southern Bibaringa Road, Boundary Road, Back Wombat Road, Manning Street, Ellersie Road and Glenayre Road.
Reactive work orders as required.
Western Longhurts Road.
  Eastern No gravel resheeting activity.
  Southern Bibaringa Road, Holman Road, Bonnington Road, Boundry Road and Glenayre Road.
Sealed Road
Western Hand patching works on various roads.
Reactive maintenance on signs and trees.
  Eastern Sealed road pothole patching.
Weed spraying of road shoulders and spot spraying of noxious weeds.
Signage repairs and replacements on local and regional roads.
Pavement repairs on town streets and local roads.
  Southern Minor pavement defect hand patching on various roads.
Weed spraying of road shoulders and spot spraying of noxious weeds.
Road shoulder vegetation control (slashing) – weather permitting.
Signage repairs and replacements on local and regional roads.
Western No construction activity at present.
  Eastern Boorowa Waste Transfer Station.
Tarrants Gap Road Causeway.
  Southern Mechanic Institute – capital upgrades to building including painting, flooring, new kitchen bench and bar area.
North Street linking concrete cycleway – Stage 2.
Wombat Hall disabled toilets construction.
Major Mackay statue footings.
Placement of sheeting material on ceiling at Jugiong change rooms.
Placement of fencing material around pump shed at Jugiong pool.
Parks and
Western Commence excavations and installation of Well Paddock playground at Murringo.
Routine maintenance of irrigation systems.
Routine maintenance of turf on sporting fields and ovals.
Line marking for Winter sports, school sports and athletics carnivals.
Routine maintenance and mowing of recreational grounds, sporting ovals and reserves.
Light maintenance on ovals and playing fields.
Street tree maintenance and pruning.
General maintenance of CBD.
  Eastern Mowing of cemeteries.
Spot spraying, weeding and pruning Marsden Street.
Street tree pruning – as needed.
General maintenance on sporting fields.
Streetscape cleaning every morning.
  Southern Neill Street garden and streetscape maintenance.
Rose pruning and garden bed mulching in Neill Street.
Cemetery mowing and general maintenance.
Turf maintenance on sporting ovals.
Line marking for Winter sports.
Park maintenance and mowing.
Monitor and review all lines and sprinklers for Winter watering program.
Water supply and sewerage works:

All Areas
Water meter replacement program – ongoing.
Routine operations and maintenance – ongoing.
Routine water quality testing and monitoring – ongoing.
Hydrant maintenance throughout town – ongoing.
Water meter reading starts 13th August 2019 in Young, Harden and Boorowa.
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.  Speed should be reduced and caution exercised when travelling through roadwork sites.