Sewage pump station upgrade in Yorkeys Knob

  • Type of work: Sewerage Works
  • Suburb: Yorkeys Knob
  • Work period (anticipated): 07/01/2020 to 30/11/2020
  • Description: Sewage pump station upgrade in Boden St, Yorkeys Knob
  • Likely impacts: Noise; Dust
  • Location: Yorkeys Knob
  • Status: Open

As part of Council’s ongoing sewerage infrastructure maintenance program, an existing sewage pump station (SPS YK1) located on Boden Street, Yorkeys Knob is to be refurbished. Works will commence in January 2020 and are expected to be completed by November 2020, subject to favourable weather conditions.

Construction noise and some dust 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.

There should be no disruption to water or sewer services 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 and nearby residents and/or businesses will be advised.

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: 16 June 2020