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Traffic changes at Bowral Hospital to deliver extra car spaces

April 13, 2021Posted in: Roads and Assets

Map of Bowral showing directional traffic changes

On-street parking around Bowral Hospital is set to be improved following the implementation of several traffic changes immediately surrounding the hospital. From early May, Wingecarribee Shire Council will convert Ascot Road between Sheffield Road and Mona Road to one-way traffic. At the same time Mona Road between Ascot Road and Bowral Street will also be...

Council delivers $17 million in Capital Works during 2017/18

October 26, 2018Posted in: Roads and Assets

Wingecarribee Shire Council has completed 119 Capital Works Projects totaling more than $17 million during the last financial year. Councillors were briefed of the impressive output as part of Council’s recent quarterly Finance Committee Review. Details from the report presented at the October meeting show a total of 119 Capital Works Projects valued at $17.2...

Willow Vale and Colo Street bridges nearing completion

December 23, 2016Posted in: Roads and Assets

Two major construction projects in the Shire’s north designed to ease traffic congestion and improve road safety are set to open in early 2017. Major construction works on the Railway Terrace bridge in Willow Vale and the Colo Street bridge project in Mittagong are nearing completion with final works to be completed next month. “In...

Council secures Black Spot funding

May 26, 2015Posted in: Roads and Assets

Wingecarribee Shire Council has this week secured over $700,000 from the Australian Federal Government to rectify two well-known local ‘black spots’. In total $715,000 has been allocated as part of the Australian Government’s Black Spot Programme to remedy traffic accident sites on Mt Broughton Road and Yarrawa Road. Wingecarribee Shire Mayor, Councillor Duncan Gair praised...

Council secures bridge renewal funding

February 19, 2015Posted in: Roads and Assets

Robertson and Kangaloon are each set to receive new bridges following the announcement of successful grant funding from the Federal Government. A total of $571,000 was this week allocated to the Wingecarribee Shire by the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure and Regional Development, Warren Truss as part of the Australian Government’s regional Bridges...