New valve pits for water main

  • Type of work: Water Supply Works
  • Suburb: Brinsmead
  • Work period (anticipated): 01/08/2019 to 30/01/2020
  • Description: New valve pits for water main on Brinsmead Terrace
  • Likely impacts: Noise; Dust
  • Location: Brinsmead Terrace
  • Status: Closed

New valve pits are being constructed and installed along a section of the trunk water main located toward the end of Brinsmead Terrace in Brinsmead. These works will complete the Brinsmead Terrace to Christies Drive trunk water main project which forms part of a strategy to provide additional water security to the Cairns northern beaches.

These works will commence from August 2019 to January 2020, subject to favourable weather conditions.

Construction noise, some dust, and an increase in heavy vehicle movements associated with the work may be experienced during working hours but will be kept to a minimum where possible.

Traffic management will be in place where construction activities affect vehicle and/or pedestrian movements and residents will be notified directly regarding any disruptions to water services. Council appreciates your patience and cooperation during this time.

Working hours will typically be between 7am and 6pm, Monday to Friday, and 7am to 4pm on Saturday. Any afterhours work being undertaken will be on an "as required" basis.

Should you require further information in regards to the above work please contact Cairns Regional Council's Customer Service Centre on 1300 69 22 47.

Last updated: 30 January 2020