Water main replacement in Yorkeys Knob

  • Type of work: Water Supply Works
  • Suburb: Yorkeys Knob
  • Work period (anticipated): 18/08/2020 to 30/10/2020
  • Description: Water main replacement works in Narelle Close & Cunningham Street, Yorkeys Knob.
  • Likely impacts: Noise; Dust
  • Location: Narelle Close & sections of Cunningham Street
  • Status: Open

As part of Council’s ongoing water service improvement program, a water main is being replaced along Narelle Close, and sections of Cunningham Street, Yorkeys Knob.

Works will commence from mid-August 2020 and are expected to be completed by mid-October 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 may be some disruption to water services during this time however directly affected residents will be advised in advance.

Working hours will typically be between 7am and 4pm Monday to Friday, and 7am to 1pm on Saturday. Should any after-hours work be required, it will be undertaken on an “as needed” basis.

Council appreciates your patience and cooperation during this time.

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: 10 August 2020