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Council confirms multi-million-dollar infrastructure investment

April 21, 2022Posted in: Roads and Assets

Wingecarribee Shire Council has committed more than $21 million to improving key infrastructure across the Southern Highlands following the overnight endorsement by Council. Critical funding adopted by Council’s Interim Administrator Viv May include monies to replace ageing timber bridges, carpark and stormwater drainage construction and improvements in Station Street and additional funding to renew Old...

Road repairs hindered by record rain

April 1, 2022Posted in: Roads and Assets

Wingecarribee Shire Council is cautioning motorists to drive to conditions as full restoration of the Shire’s road and infrastructure network is likely to take some time to resolve. This comes in the wake of further forecast heavy rain in the days ahead. Council’s Director Service and Project Delivery Karin Targa said the repair bill would...

Council secures additional funding to progress Moss Vale Bypass

March 16, 2022Posted in: Roads and Assets

Drone image of Moss Vale Town

Wingecarribee Shire Council has secured $1.1 million from the State Government to progress detailed designs for Stages 2 and 3 of the proposed Moss Vale Bypass Project. The funding is in addition to $2.4 million previously committed by the NSW Government in 2021/22 to develop Stage 1 of the long-awaited traffic project. Wingecarribee Shire Council...

Old South Road set for multi-million refurbishment

February 14, 2022Posted in: Roads and Assets

Wingecarribee Shire Council is finalising details on a multi-million-dollar mid-year make-over of Old South Road. A total of 9.3 kilometres of the road between Merrigang Street in Bowral and Aylmerton Road in Mittagong is slated for improvement. “We are fine-tuning final design details for what is a very complex project,” said Council’s Director of Service...

Tender for Moss Vale Bypass design announced

November 19, 2021Posted in: Roads and Assets

Moss Vale, Kramer Photography ©

The long-awaited Moss Vale Bypass took another step towards reality with Council accepting a tender for detailed designs to be prepared for Stage 1 of the proposed project. Council appointed the MU Group Pty Ltd to undertake the detailed designs at Council’s Ordinary Meeting of Wednesday 13 October 2021. Costing to undertake the detailed designs...