Advice of Shire Works – April 2019

The Shire of Donnybrook-Balingup advises that the following works are in progress or programmed to commence in the near future.  Please note all works are subject to weather conditions, therefore dates may change.

TREVENA ROAD, QUEENWOOD – Bridge Construction. Works will continue throughout April 2019 on the construction of the bridge and approach roads.

GRAVEL RE-SHEETING WORKS Tassone Road and Macquarie Road. These works will be undertaken on identified sections of road. 

BRIDGE ST PATHWAY – Construct new pathway along Bridge Street from existing path (near Middleton St intersection) to Smith Street intersection. These works are scheduled to commence late April/early May 2019. 

BALINGUP-NANNUP ROADClearing of fire-damaged trees from the recent fires along sections of Balingup-Nannup Road are scheduled to commence Monday 1st April 2019 and may take some weeks to complete.  Works will be undertaken in conjunction with Forest Products Commission (FPC). Traffic management will be in place and some delays may occur.

Hours of operation are normally between 7.00 am and 5.00 pm, Monday to Friday.  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 require further information, please contact Council’s Works & Services Department on 9780 4209. 

Benjamin (Ben) Rose

Chief Executive Officer

Proposed Closure of Portion of Collie-Preston Road, Mumballup

Main Roads WA (MRWA) proposes to upgrade and widen sections of Collie-Preston Road, including sections that have been constructed outside of the existing road reserve.

MRWA proposes to rationalise tenure and close and amalgamate the redundant sections of the road into State Forest 26.

Notice is hereby given of the proposed closure of a 1.4408ha portion of Collie-Preston Road, through State Forest near Glen Mervyn Dam, Mumballup.

Plans showing the proposed closure are available for viewing through the following link; http://www.donnybrook-balingup.wa.gov.au/wp-content/uploads/sites/137/2019/03/Road-Closure-Drawing.pdf

Members of the public are invited to comment on the proposal. Comments must be submitted in writing by 3rd May 2019. Submissions can be emailed to records@donnybrook.wa.gov.au or posted to PO Box 94, Donnybrook WA 6239.

For any further information, please contact Works & Services Administration on 9780 4209.

Yours Sincerely

Benjamin (Ben) Rose
Chief Executive Officer