Bus Stop Improvements - Jensen St near Boden St

  • Type of work: Minor Road Works
  • Suburb: Whitfield / Edge Hill
  • Work period (anticipated): 21/09/2020 to 19/10/2020
  • Description: Bus stop improvement works
  • Likely impacts: Noise; Dust; Traffic Control
  • Location: Jensen St (near Boden St intersection)
  • Status: Open

The following bus stop improvements are programmed for Jensen St, between property no’s 101 & 103 Jensen St and in front of property no 91 Boden St, Edge Hill.

These improvements are part of a broader Disability Discrimination Act (DDA) Compliance Program of Works across the Cairns region to improve accessibility for patrons using the bus service.

Changes to both stops involve the removal and replacement of a section of existing footpath for a new shelter structure including seating, a concrete boarding point and ground tactiles. New signage and line marking will also be undertaken at both stops to delineate the bus zone.

Works are programmed to start on MONDAY, 21 SEPTEMBER 2020, weather permitting, between the hours of 7am and 5pm Monday to Friday (Saturdays if required). It is anticipated that works will take approximately four (4) weeks to complete

Council apologises for any inconvenience caused and appreciates your patience during these necessary improvement works.

These works are jointly funded by Cairns Regional Council and the Department of Transport and Main Roads Bus Stop Shelter Program.

Last updated: 08 September 2020