Council works and road closures 
Road Closures/Speed Restrictions 
The latest road closures and traffic information here

Council advise that Cudgell Creek Bridge located on the Old Forbes Road is now closed. A two lane bypass is open under worksite management. Please take note of signage and 60km/h speed limit. 

Council advise 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.

Council advise that Haddons Creek Bridge located on Murringo Gap Road is closed and the Bypass is open under worksite management.
  • One lane crossing
  • 20, 40 and 60 kph speed limit signs
  • Speed bumps present
  • All appropriate warning and detour signage has been erected
Planned roadworks, water supply and sewerage works for the period ending Thursday 25 June 2020
The following planned works are underway in the Hilltops Council area:
Western Reactive maintenance grading activity.
  Eastern Reactive maintenance grading activity.
  Southern Reactive maintenance grading as required.
Western Isaacs Road, Boundary Road and Douglas Gap Road.
  Eastern Corringle Lane and Harry’s Creek Road.
Reactive gravel resheeting as required.
  Southern Reactive gravel resheeting as required.
Sealed Road
Western General maintenance of kerb and guttering around town streets.
Hand patching works on various roads.
Reactive maintenance on signs and trees.
  Eastern Sealed regional road pothole patching.
Pavement repairs and cleaning on town streets.
Weed spraying of road shoulders and spot spraying of noxious weeds.
Lachlan Valley Way road repairs and maintenance.
  Southern Shoulder grading on Olympic Highway.
Sealed road pothole patching.
Signage repairs and replacements on local and regional roads.
Western Iandra Street/Blackett Avenue intersection upgrade.
Musgrave Street reconstruction.
Bourkes Lane rehabilitation.
New footpath, kerb and guttering and some road repairs in Cloete Street near Young District Medical Centre.
  Eastern Nil.
  Southern Allsop Street cycleway.
Harden Caravan Park kerb and guttering.
Building maintenance as required.
Parks and
Western Planting trees and shrubs near Wombat village.
Routine maintenance of turf on sporting fields and ovals as needed.
Routine maintenance and mowing of recreational grounds, sporting fields, ovals, parks and reserves as needed.
Routine maintenance and mowing of village, rural and rest areas and town entrances.
Street tree maintenance and pruning.
General maintenance of CBD.
  Eastern Mowing of cemeteries.
Spot spraying, weeding and hedge trimming in Marsden Street and Pudman Street.
Street tree pruning – as needed.
Streetscape cleaning every morning.
Mowing parks and paths.
  Southern Mowing town area.
Neill Street garden and streetscape maintenance.
Cemetery mowing and general maintenance.
Turf maintenance on sporting ovals.
General maintenance on sporting fields.
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.
Routine operations and maintenance.
Routine water quality testing and monitoring.
Hydrant maintenance throughout town.
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.