Sewer main works in Cairns North

  • Type of work: Sewerage Works
  • Suburb: Cairns North
  • Work period (anticipated): 06/04/2020 to 31/05/2020
  • Description: Repair works to two sewer mains located on Water and Upward Streets in Cairns North.
  • Likely impacts: Noise; Dust
  • Location: Water and Upward Streets
  • Status: Open

Two sewer mains are programmed for repair works near the intersection of Upward and Water Streets in Cairns North. These works form part of Council's ongoing sewerage maintenance program.

Works will commence from the week of 6 April 2020 and will be underway for approximately 3-4 weeks, 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 mimimum where possible. Traffic management will be in place where construction activities affect vehicle and/or pedestrian movements. Residents and businesses will be notified directly regarding any disruptions to car parking arrangements.

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 directly affected residents will be notified.

Council appreciates your patience and cooperation during this time.

Should you require further information on the above work, please contact Council's Customer Service Centre on 1300 69 22 47.

Last updated: 07 April 2020