Council to commence bridge replacement works

October 14, 2022Posted in: Delivering, Roads and Assets

Bowral Town

Wingecarribee Shire Council is set to replace an ageing timber bridge located on Merrigang Street in Bowral as part of a multi-million grant secured from the NSW State Government. Construction to replace the unnamed bridge spanning Mittagong Creek will begin on Monday 17 October 2022. Works will include removing and replacing the old timber bridge...

Trees to take root in Merrigang Street

July 23, 2014Posted in: Roads and Assets

As works on Bowral’s Merrigang Street Reconstruction Project hits the final stages, Council staff are busy preparing the site for the arrival of 60 new trees. The advanced Crab Apple trees will be one of the final touches to the $2.1 million reconstruction project. Since constructed started in February, Council crews and contractors have renewed...

Countdown to Merrigang Street reconstruction

January 31, 2014Posted in: Development, Roads and Assets

Merrigang Street

One of the Shire’s busiest streets is set for a new lease of life as Council prepares to begin work on the multimillion dollar makeover of Bowral’s Merrigang Street. The long-awaited project will see the road pavement of Merrigang Street renewed, new kerb and guttering constructed, stormwater drainage installed, gas services redirected, existing driveways reconstructed...

Merrigang Street public workshop

August 14, 2013Posted in: Roads and Assets

Residents of Merrigang Street are invited to attend a workshop on Tuesday 20 August 2013 to hear about progress on the street’s upgrade and to choose a replacement species of street trees which will enable the refurbishment of the popular Bowral street. The $1.9 million dollar upgrade includes the relocation of the existing gas and...