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Council works and road closures 
Road Closures/Speed Restrictions 

SPRING CREEK BRIDGE TRAFFIC RESTRICTION

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 25 July 2019
 
The following planned works are underway in the Hilltops Council area:
 
Maintenance
Grading
Western Koorawatha and Bribbaree town areas.
 
  Eastern Old Wheeo Road, Gentle Destiny Road, Corringle Road, Meads Lane, Alloway Road and Geegullalong Road.
Reactive work orders as required.
 
  Southern Bibaringa Road, Boundary Road, Back Wombat Road, Manning Street and Ellersie Road.
Reactive work orders as required.
 
Gravel
Resheeting
Western Reactive gravel resheeting as required.
  Eastern No gravel resheeting activity.
 
  Southern No gravel resheeting activity.
 
Sealed Road
Repairs
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.
Roadside slashing on Lachlan Valley Way and Rugby Road.
 
  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.
 
Construction
Projects
Western Preliminary works on Iandra Street/Blackett Avenue intersection upgrade.
Burrangong Creek beautification works continuing with solar lighting installation from Keith Cullen Oval to Young Bowling Club.
 
  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.
Derby Street – linking path construction from Public School to North Street.
North Street linking concrete cycleway – Stage 2.
Wombat Hall disabled toilets construction.
Construction of ashes plinth at Jugiong RC Cemetery.
Gutter replacement on History Hall at Murrumburrah.
 
Parks and
Gardens
Western Routine maintenance of irrigation systems.
Routine maintenance of turf on sporting fields and ovals.
Linemarking 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.
Tree pruning in Neill Street.
Cemetery mowing and general maintenance.
Turf maintenance on sporting ovals.
Linemarking 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.
 
 
 
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.