Stormwater pipe replacement program

  • Type of work: Drainage Works
  • Suburb: Various
  • Work period (anticipated): 13/10/2020 to 15/11/2020
  • Description: Stormwater pipe replacement works
  • Likely impacts: Noise; Dust; Odours; Traffic Control; Road Closure
  • Location: Various
  • Status: Open

Stormwater drainage improvement works are programmed to be undertaken in the coming months. These works will involve the replacement of underground stormwater pipes in various locations. Downer Group has been engaged by Council to perform these activities.

Typical works will be undertaken between the hours of 7.00am to 6.00pm Monday to Friday and 7.00am to 4.00pm Saturday however Sunday work may be required. During works, there may be temporary disruptions such as noise and dust however, inconvenience will be minimised wherever possible.

Vehicular access will be managed under traffic control during these activities. Please observe and obey traffic controllers and signs advising the changes to normal traffic conditions.

Works are scheduled to be undertaken at the below locations during September and October 2020. Please note that construction dates are estimates only and this schedule may change due to weather, contractor and material delays.

Please email Council via feedback@cairns.qld.gov.au for further details.

SuburbStreet / LocationEstimated construction
dates
   

Edge Hill

Collins Avenue (near 517 McCormack Street and 13-79 Collins Avenue)
Woodward Street (near 65 to 81-83 Woodward Street)
Pease Street (near 281 Pease Street)
17 & 18 October 
19 to 21 October
22 & 23 October
   
Holloways BeachHolloways Beach Access Road (approx. 220m west of the Holloways Beach Access Road  and Wisteria Street roundabout)28 to 31 October
   
PortsmithHartley Street (near 16 William Street and 102-108 Lyons Street)15 to 16 October
   
SmithfieldCanopys Edge Boulevard (near 10 Canopys Edge Boulevard to the roundabout)
Panguna Street (near 251-259 Panguna Street)
1 & 2 November
14 & 15 November
   
Trinity BeachNathan Street (near 184 and 186 Trinity Beach Road)6 to 13 November
   
WestcourtMann Street (near 241 and 243 Buchan Street)13 & 14 October
   
WhitfieldAldinga Close (near 1-2 and 8 Aldinga Close)
Gloucester Street (near 16 Gloucester Street and 67 Nolan Street)
24 & 25 October
26 & 27 October
   
Yorkeys KnobBuckley Street (near 32-36 Buckley Street and the Discover Sailing School)3 to 5 November
  
Last updated: 30 September 2020