Your Rates at Work - August 2019

Published on 22 August 2019

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Our Operations Team is making improvements to facilities throughout the municipality, with the following works and projects currently underway.

Urban Infrastructure

  • Footpath repairs, multiple locations, short term works, signage in place
  • Road pothole repairs, multiple locations, short term works, signage in place
  • Drainage works various locations
  • Dollar Avenue reconstruction
  • Fixing/patching various urban roads
  • Derimal Street reconstruction
  • Natimuk bike track upgrade
  • Jackson Street reconstruction

Parks and Gardens

  • Nature strip sowing
  • Roundabout works Wimmera Bridge 
  • Street tree planting program
  • General service requests
  • Finalise Wimmera Walk landscaping
  • Annual flower bed maintenance
  • Herbicide programs
  • Rural road trimming
  • Selective herbicide program
  • Mowing program

Rural Infrastructure

  • Rural road pothole repairs, multiple locations, short term works, signage in place
  • Replace damaged culverts, various rural roads/drainage works
  • Fixing patches various rural roads, and Council roads
  • Rural Road re-sheet program – various locations
  • Rural gravel/grading program – various locations - weather permitting

The following are Horsham subdivisional streets that are being constructed by private developers, and in the near future will become publically accessible:

  • Southbank, Stage 11 continuation of McLean Drive and Seater Close
  • De Castella Estate (Sunnybrae Stage 10)
  • Colonial Water, Stage 5
  • Jenkinson Estate Stage 11