UPDATE – BROOKHAMPTON ROAD NOW OPEN

BROOKHAMPTON ROAD DONNYBROOK  –(BRIDGE 3621A MAINTENANCE) 

Maintenance works on Brookhampton Bridge 3621A have been completed and Brookhampton Road is now open to all through traffic. Thank you for your co-operation during the road closure process.

Benjamin (Ben) Rose

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

 

UPDATE – TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE – BROOKHAMPTON ROAD, DONNYBROOK

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE –BROOKHAMPTON ROAD DONNYBROOK –(BRIDGE 3621A MAINTENANCE) 

Works have commenced and are scheduled to be completed end of July 2017 (weather permitting) Updates will be provided on this website.

Brookhampton Road is temporarily closed at bridge site 3621A, approximately 650m south west of the Sandhills Road intersection, to all through traffic from 29th May 2017 until the end of July 2017. (weather permitting)

The closure is required to undertake various maintenance tasks including a concrete overlay.

Traffic Management with detours will be in place throughout the closure.

Further details and a copy of the plan of the closure will be available for inspection at the Shire Office, Bentley Street Donnybrook, during normal office hours.

Hours of operation are normally between 7.00 am and 5.00 pm, Monday to Saturday.  Works will be clearly signed and you are requested to exercise due care when travelling near or through these areas.  Delays are expected to be minimal.  Should you have any further enquiries, please contact Council’s Works & Services Department on 97 804 209.

Benjamin (Ben) Rose

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

 

Donnybrook Recreation Centre – Temporary Closure – 20/5/2017

To allow for staff training and re-accreditation the Centre will be closed on Saturday 20th May, 2017.

Thank you for your support and patience while we work to improve the standards of safety within the Centre.

Temporary Centre Closure May 2017

Local Emergency Management Arrangements – Community Consultation

The Shire of Donnybrook – Balingup has recently reviewed and updated its Local Emergency Management Arrangements (LEMA).

The Local Emergency Management Arrangement is a comprehensive document which will be used in times of emergencies. This document details the Shire of Donnybrook – Balingup capacity to provide resources in support of an emergency, while still maintaining business continuity. Additionally, these arrangements are to ensure the community is prepared to deal with the identified emergencies should they arise.

A copy of the draft LEMA can be viewed here.

 

Suggestions and comments from the community and stakeholders can help improve these Draft Arrangements.

Feedback can include:

– What you do or don’t like about the Arrangements;

– Unclear or incorrect expression;

– Out of date information or practices;

– Inadequacies; and

– Errors, omissions or suggested improvements.

 

Feedback is required by 31 May 2017, and can be forwarded to:

Shire of Donnybrook-Balingup

PO Box 94

DONNYBROOK WA 6239

Or alternatively you may email to: shire@donnybrook.wa.gov.au

 

 

 

 

 

Annual Rural Road-Side Vegetation Control

ANNUAL RURAL ROAD-SIDE VEGETATION CONTROL

The Shire of Donnybrook-Balingup would like to advise the commencement of the annual Rural Road-side Vegetation Control. The spray program is scheduled to commence in June 2017 (weather permitting).  A professional vegetation control contractor will be engaged to undertake works on rural roads whilst the Shire’s Parks and Gardens staff will be managing weeds within the town sites.

Please contact the Shire’s Works & Services Department on 9780 4223 or email records@donnybrook.wa.gov.au (preferred option) if you do not want your verge to be sprayed, assuming responsibility for weed control on your verge.

Reminder: Weeds on private property are the responsibility of the landowner (including Blackberry, Cotton Bush and Apple of Sodom). 

If you require more information regarding the vegetation control spraying or weed control on your property please contact the Shire’s Environmental Officer, Debbie Brace, by email Debbie.Brace@donnybrook.wa.gov.au or phone as above.