Works and Road Closures

Council engages in a comprehensive program of maintenance and upgrades of our facilities and Infrastructure. Stay up to date with the latest works and any road closures or other impacts on amenity.

Japan Street (Koroit – Barkly)
Works: Japan Street Lower Catchment Drainage Upgrade
Commencement Date: Week commencing Monday 18 September 2023
Duration: Up to 8 week from commencement.
Impact: A road closure will be present within Japan Street to facilitate the road based works. Pedestrians and motorists are advised to observe all signage.
Contact: Project Manager, Shaun Lucas 0448 020 479

Queens Road
Works: Installation of a wombat crossing at Queens Road between Botanic Road and Jamieson Street.
Duration: Week commencing 18 September 2023 for 3 weeks.
Impact: The road works will be under traffic control. Motorists to observe all signage.
Contact: Don Allen, Construction Engineer on 0419 389 638.

Vegetation Clearing in Vicinity of Power Line Conductors
Under the Code of Practice for Electric Line Clearance Council must maintain vegetation clearance around power lines in compliance with the Electricity Safety (Electric Line
Clearance) Regulations 2020. Council is hereby giving notice that trimming of vegetation on public land within the declared area of the City will be conducted over the next 60 days (from 19 August 2023) in order to maintain the required clearance space around power lines prescribed by the Code. For further information contact Council’s Tree Management Unit on 5559 4800 or email