Bowral Memorial Hall to retain name

September 21, 2022Posted in: Community, Listening

Bowral Memorial Hall will retain its long-standing name following this evening’s endorsement by Council. A report presented at Council’s Meeting of Wednesday 21 September 2022 found that 88 per cent of survey respondents did not support the renaming of the historic building. Council’s Administrator Viv May PSM said the community feedback was decisive. “Residents have...

Station Street pavement works begin

August 18, 2022Posted in: Delivering, Roads and Assets

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

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

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....

Watermain renewal works set to start on Station Street

July 15, 2022Posted in: Delivering, Roads and Assets

Improvement works on Station Street are set to move underground as Wingecarribee Shire Council begins preparations to replace essential water services beneath the busy Bowral thoroughfare. Council contractors will begin preliminary works in preparation of the excavation and replacement of the 50-year-old watermain starting Monday 25 July 2022. Council’s Director Service and Project Delivery Karin...