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....

Council to commence bridge replacement works

July 28, 2022Posted in: Delivering, Roads and Assets
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Wingecarribee Shire Council is set to replace ageing bridges at both Wildes Meadow and Mittagong as part of a multi-million grant secured from the NSW State Government. Works will be undertaken simultaneously on the replacement of the Burrawang Creek Bridge on Belmore Falls Road in Wildes Meadow and the Diamond Fields Creek Bridge in Mittagong...

Council secures multi-million-dollar flood protection funding

July 27, 2022Posted in: Delivering, Roads and Assets
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Wingecarribee Shire Council has secured more than four and half million dollars from the Australian Government to assist in the construction of the Retford Farm Detention Basin. The Retford Farm Detention Basin is a major component of the Bowral Floodplain Risk Management Strategy (FRMSP) first adopted by Council in 2009 and coincides with the public...