Bridge & culvert repair - various locations

Works on bridge

We have secured funding to undertake several bridge and culvert repair projects as part of the Australian Government bridges renewal program. The following projects were successfully funded in the 2018/19 budget.

• Emu Creek Hall Road, Crows Nest bridge replacement - The budget allocated to this project totals $727,100, with $363,550 provided in our budget and the other 50% funded by the Australian Government.
• Mally Road, Hodgson Vale culvert replacement - A total $700,300 budget has been allocated to this project, which is a 50/50 funding split with the Australian Government ($350,000 funded by us, $350,000 by the Australian Government).
• Post Office Road, Ravensbourne culvert replacement - Of the total $708,500 budget, we provided $354,250 with the Australian Government offering a matching $354,250.

 

Emu Creek Hall Road, Crows Nest bridge replacement

Under this project the existing single lane timber bridge on Emu Creek Hall Road will be replaced with a wider concrete bridge. The concrete bridge will have an increased load limit of 166 tonnes and will ensure continued access for the local community. This upgrade will also improve stormwater drainage and flood immunity for the local area.

Start date

Design and construction planning is in progress.

Construction is scheduled to begin in the second half of 2018.

Target completion date

June 2019, weather permitting.

 

Mally Road, Hodgensvale culvert replacement

This project will involve replacing the existing steel culvert with a concrete culvert on Mally Road, Hodgensvale. The replacement and widening of the culvert will improve safety for all road users and ensure continued access for the local community. The upgrade will also improve stormwater drainage for the local area.

Start date

Design and construction planning is in progress.

Construction is scheduled to begin in the second half of 2018.

Target completion date

June 2019, weather permitting.

 

Post Office Road, Ravensbourne culvert repacement

This project will involve replacing the existing steel culvert with a concrete culvert on Post Office Road Culvert , Ravensbourne. The new concrete culvert will increase the load limit from 90 tonnes to 166 tonnes allowing for improved community access and safety.

Start date

Design and construction planning is in progress.

Construction is scheduled to begin in the second half of 2018.

Target completion date

June 2019, weather permitting.

Last Updated: Thursday, 11 April 2019 13:53