Council’s new Pot Hole Crew hits the ground

October 6, 2022Posted in: Delivering, Roads and Assets
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Wingecarribee Shire Council’s ranks have been bolstered with the addition of a dedicated new Pot Hole Crew. The team of five have hit the ground running tending to damage left in the wake of this year’s record-breaking multiple rainfall events. Council’s Acting Director Service and Project Delivery Greg Bray said the team had already repaired...

Animal Shelter and SES building DA approved

October 6, 2022Posted in: Community, Delivering, Roads and Assets
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Architectural impression of Animal Shelter and SES facilities

Progress on the new Wingecarribee Animal Shelter has taken another step towards fruition as development approval is granted for the joint-facility. The Development Application (DA), including detailed designs of both the Animal Shelter and adjoining State Emergency Service (SES) building was yesterday approved by the Regional Planning Panel. The approved DA for the new facility...

Station Street pavement works begin

August 18, 2022Posted in: Delivering, Roads and Assets
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Improvement works on Station Street are set to move aboveground following the Council Meeting where it was resolved to award the surface pavement rehabilitation contract to Nace Civil Engineering Pty Ltd. Council accepted the $2.44 million tender that will involve digging up the old road pavement, preparing a new sub-base and laying fresh asphalt for...

Bowral Memorial Hall refurbishment update

August 17, 2022Posted in: Delivering, Roads and Assets
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Hazardous materials unearthed during the renovation of Bowral Memorial Hall have required Wingecarribee Shire Council to allocate an additional $850,000 towards the restoration of the historic Bowral building. A report presented at Council’s Meeting of Wednesday 17 August 2022 detailed impacts necessitating an extension to the project’s original delivery deadline and budget. The discovery of...

Council calls for Old South Road rehabilitation tenders

August 9, 2022Posted in: Delivering, Roads and Assets
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Wingecarribee Shire Council is calling on contractors to submit a tender to rehabilitate Old South Road. Wingecarribee Shire Council’s Director Service and Project Delivery said the upgrade of Old South Road had been years in the planning. “Council is very excited to invite qualified contractors to submit a tender to refurbish the road,” she said....