Maintenance Program

January 2019 Community Update

Please be aware that this report is presented as information only and that all works are subject to prevailing weather conditions. Some/all works listed below may be adversely affected by weather conditions.

Roadworks

Road Rehabilitation
The reconstruction of the pavement with primer seal and drainage to Mann Street between Bent Street and Palmer Street is complete and awaiting a final ashpalt seal.  Council is working with the State Government and contractors to implement a sustainability project incorporating recycled plastic into the asphalt wearing course.  It is expected that this phase of the project will be completed in the near future.
 
Road Maintenance
The maintenance grading crew will be working on Taylors Arm, Sheet O Bark and Butts Creek Roads.
Gravel resheeting will be undertaken on Tamban and Searles Roads.
Widening of Bellevue Drive Macksville will commence late in January.
 
Landslip Repair
Work will commence on 15 October to stabilise a section of the embankment above Riverside Drive, east of Woodbell Street.  Soil nails and mesh will be installed over the face of the embankment.  Traffic will be detoured around the site via Woodbell Street.  The works are expected to take approximately 3 weeks.
 
Bridges
The replacement of Lanes Bridge, Rodeo Drive, Bowraville will continue.
 
 
 

Construction

Kerb and Gutter
Maintenance works will be undertaken in Nambucca Heads and Macksville.
 
 
 

Green Spaces

The Green Space Team have the following planned for January:

  • Mowing, brush-cutting and manicuring of all maintained Council reserves and road reserves
  • Repairs and painting of reserve infrastructure including shelters and public seating
  • Weed control in road and council managed reserves
  • Tree pruning and removals as required
  • Pressure cleaning of all boat ramps
 
Engineering Services are responsible for the following:
ROADS PARKS & RESERVES DOMESTIC WASTE WATER SEWERAGE
Animals—Dead on road
Bridges
Cycleways
Driveways
Footpaths
General
Grading
Kerb and Gutter
Obstructions
Potholes
Rubbish
Stormwater drainage
Street numbering
Street signs
Traffic signs
Trees
Vegetation
Public Building Maintenance
Boardwalks
Trees on public land
Overgrown public land
4WD Access Tracks
Noxious Weeds
New Service
Additional Bins
Waste Depot
Hydrants
Leaks
Meter connections
Other
Odour
Overflows
Other