Bus Stop Improvements - Jensen St near Redwood St

  • Type of work: Minor Road Works
  • Suburb: Whitfield
  • Work period (anticipated): 21/09/2020 to 19/10/2020
  • Description: Bus stop improvement works
  • Likely impacts: Noise; Dust
  • Location: Jensen St (near the Redwood St intersection)
  • Status: Closed

The following bus stop improvement works are programmed for the northbound stop on Jensen Street, Whitfield, near the Redwood St intersection.

These improvements are part of a broader Disability Discrimination Act (DDA) Compliance Program of Works across the Cairns region to improve accessibility for patrons using the bus service.

Works include the removal and replacement of a section of existing footpath for the construction of a new bus shelter, seating and concrete boarding point.  New signage and line marking will also be undertaken to delineate the bus zone.

Works are programmed to start on MONDAY, 21 SEPTEMBER 2020, weather permitting, between the hours of 7am and 5pm Monday to Friday (Saturdays if required). It is anticipated that works will take approximately four (4) weeks to complete.

Council apologises for any inconvenience caused and appreciates your patience during these necessary improvement works.

These works are jointly funded by Cairns Regional Council and the Department of Transport and Main Roads Bus Stop Shelter Program.

Last updated: 19 October 2020