Tagged: roadwork

Colo Street Bridge in Mittagong opens to traffic

March 16, 2017Posted in: Roads and Assets

Wingecarribee Shire Council has today opened the Colo Street Bridge in Mittagong to motorists and pedestrians. The opening follows months of work that involved the demolition of the former timber bridge and construction of a new concrete bridge.  As part of the works the bitumen road approaching the bridge in both directions was also reconstructed...

Storm repair works hit full swing in November

November 4, 2016Posted in: Events, Roads and Assets

Works to repair roads damaged as a result of June’s East Coast Low storm event will hit top gear in November as Council restores more than a dozen storm-affected roads. In total 14 local roads will be tended to throughout the month of November at a cost of over $300,000. Council’s Deputy General Manager of...

Berrima Road consultant announced

September 22, 2016Posted in: Roads and Assets

Commencement of work on the multi-million dollar Berrima Road Deviation Project is a step closer with the appointment of specialist infrastructure consultancy firm Opus International Consultants P/L. The multi-disciplinary infrastructure consultancy group has been engaged by Wingecarribee Shire Council to undertake detailed design and environmental studies for the multi-million dollar project. The project will see...

Surveying begins on Bowral Distributor Road Upgrade

March 1, 2016Posted in: Roads and Assets

Preliminary works have commenced on the $9.5 million Bowral Distributor Road Upgrade project, designed to relieve traffic congestion and improve traffic flow around the Shire’s largest town. Member for Wollondilly, Jai Rowell MP, said he was excited to see the continued progress of the project. “I’m looking forward to seeing the continued development of the...

Council secures Federal bridge replacement funding

January 19, 2016Posted in: Roads and Assets

Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Councillor Larry Whipper has today welcomed the news that the Belanglo Road culvert will be replaced following the announcement of successful grant funding from the Federal Government. “This is great news for residents and motorists who use the road,” Mayor Whipper said. “It will provide residents, farmers and visitors with improved, safer...