As part of Council's ongoing service improvement program across the region, the Water and Waste department identified the need to complete the augmentation of Sewer Pump Station T1 sewer rising main. This $6.5m major project will provide safe and reliable wastewater collection and transfer services to the residents and businesses in the T1 catchment these include areas of Westcourt, Kanimbla, Manoora, Manunda and Mooroobool.
Local contractor FGF Developments Pty Ltd have been engaged to carry out the works, this involves the installation of a new sewer from Lennon Street Park, Manunda to the Southern Wastewater Treatment Plant facility in Woree. A mixture of technologies will be used, including trench-less methods in order to reduce the impact on the localities.
The works commenced May 2017 (at the following locations; Dillon, Marshall, McCoombe, Scott, Ponzo, Spotto and Kate streets and Southgate Close) and are expected to be completed by in early 2018, subject to favourable weather conditions.
Working hours for this contract shall generally be:
- Monday to Friday and 7am to 4pm
- Saturday 7am to 6pm
- Sunday & Public Holidays Nil
- The work should have no direct impact on sewerage services. Construction noise associated with the works may be experienced during working hours. Traffic management will be utilised where construction activities affect vehicle and / or pedestrian movements.
Please be assured, that any inconvenience will be kept to an absolute minimum where possible. Should you require any further information please contact Council customer service on 1300 69 22 47.