Current Council Works – for the fortnight ending Thursday 24th  August 2017

Western Scenic Road.
Eastern Campbellfields Road.
Southern Linden Road and Back Jugiong Road.

Gravel Maintenance

Western Scenic Road.
Eastern No Gravel Resheeting.
Southern Back Jugiong Road and Linden Road.

Sealed Road Repairs

Western Garabaldi Bridge on Murringo Road guard rail repairs. Cold mix patching on various roads.
Eastern Cold mix patching on various roads. Rugby Road shoulder grading and table drain maintenance.
Southern Cold mix patching on various Roads, Regional and State.

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

Construction Works

Western  Binalong St Lane and Willawong Street Lane Kerb sealing works. Milvale Road vicinity of Tubbul Road and Highbank Lane intersection. Grandstand and earth works at Cranfield oval. Burrangong Creek Bridge
Eastern Storm damage works on Frogmore Rd at Graham.
Southern Gutter repairs at Mechanics Institute. Painting Maintenance on paths.  Footpath reinstatement at Bathurst Street subway. Concrete pavement installed at Weighbridge Road. Rendering, external M & R gutter/down pipe replacements, western window refurbishment at Court House Murrumburrah.

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

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Western

 

Water main installation is continuing on the Olympic Highway. The works are expected to be completed by the end of August 2017.

 

Eastern Water meter replacement.

 

Southern No current works. Albury street

Planned pesticide use by Council works crews until week ending Thursday 24th August 2017 will include the use of Round Up, Brush Off, Amitrol, Weedmaster, Dicamba, Grazon, Basta, Primo, MCPA and Broadstrike and Fusilade for herbicide control. Confidor for Aphid and Access for wild fruit tree control on:

  • All roads in Hilltops Council – Young, Boorowa and Harden area, Council Parks, Ovals, Laneways and some town areas;
  • All Villages, Rest Areas and Reserves; and
  • Old General Cemetery.
  • Rural and Regional roads

Naturalure Fruit Fly Bait will be used in the above areas to target the control of fruit fly.

In accordance with Hilltops Pesticide Notification Plan signs and flashing lights will be provided on vehicles applying pesticides, signs placed to inform the public where required, and escort warning vehicles will be used for the 2017 road shoulder program.

Drivers should exercise extreme caution when passing these vehicles

ANY ENQUIRIES TO JASON CORCORAN ON (02) 6385 3189

In accordance with Council’s Pesticide Use Notification Plan, signs will be provided on the vehicle applying the pesticide and signs will remain on-site to inform the public for 24 hours after spraying.  For further information in the Young Area, please call Council’s Parks and Gardens Asset Planner on (02) 6380 1200.

The planned pesticide use is subject to change due to Council resources and weather conditions.

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