Barnes St drain works

  • Type of work: Drainage Works
  • Suburb: Earlville
  • Work period (anticipated): 07/08/2019 to 13/09/2019
  • Description: Repairing damaged concrete drain
  • Likely impacts: Noise; Dust
  • Location: Barnes St drain
  • Status: Closed

Drainage improvement works are programmed for the Barnes Street Drain, Earlville.

This work will involve removing and replacing damaged sections of the concrete lined drain that runs along the rear of properties from no. 33 to no. 55 Henley Street and from no. 2 to no. 18 Granadilla Drive.

To be able to undertake this work will require some vegetation removal along the bank of the drain at the back of properties no. 39, 41, 43 and 45 Henley St. Trimming of vegetation in other locations will also be required. Vegetation removal will commence Wednesday 7 August 2019.

Drainage repair works will follow during the week commencing Monday 12 August 2019.

It is expected to take approximately 5 weeks to complete the project, weather permitting.

During construction, there may be noise associated with the works, as well as machinery and trucks entering and leaving the site however, Council officers will minimise temporary inconveniences wherever possible.

Council appreciates your patience during these improvement works. For further information, please email feedback@cairns.qld.gov.au.

Last updated: 13 September 2019