Maintenance Program

October 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 a section of Bellingen road at Ushers Dairy.
 
Road Maintenance
The maintenance grading crew will be working in the Eungai area.
 
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
Construction of Argues Bridge will finish and then works on the replacement of Algomera No 2 will commence shortly after.
 
 
 

Construction

Kerb and Gutter
New kerb and footpath will be constructed in Conen Street Bowraville
 
 
 

Green Spaces

The Green Space Team have the following planned for January:

  • Mowing and brush-cutting reserves and street scapes as required
  • Weeding and mulching of street gardens/plantings
  • Planting new trees throughout street scapes and reserves
  • Bindii control in reserves
  • Weed control in roadsides and council managed reserves
  • Picnic table / shelter repairs, painting and replacement
  • Playground repairs and maintenance as required including soft fall top up
  • Pruning of street trees as required
  • New playground construction at Hennesey Tape Oval
 

Water and Sewerage

The water and sewerage teams will be:

  • Sewer main repairs South Pacific Drive Scotts Head
  • Sewer main replacement Kuta Street Valla Beach
  • Sewer main cleaning Valla Beach Road, Buchanan Street, Gregory Street, Henderson Street, Hibiscus Drive and Dolphin Place Valla Beach
  • Borefield pump replacements
  • Sussex Street Nambucca Heads water main replacement
  • Commissioning new dosing plant at Valla Pump Station 9
  • Final UV upgrade works to Bowraville Waste water treatment plant
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