Your Rates at Work - November 2019

Published on 07 November 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
  • Jackson Street reconstruction
  • Replacement old bin locks
  • Various street sign replacement
  • Darlot Street drainage replacement including kerb and channel and roadworks
  • Margaret Street reconstruction

Parks and Gardens

  • Turf wicket preparations
  • City gardens tidy up
  • Merit requests
  • Finalise Wimmera Walk landscaping
  • Annual flower bed maintenance
  • Herbicide programs
  • Rural road tree trimming
  • Mowing program
  • May Park playground upgrade 
  • Special events works

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, Council Roads and VicRoads.
  • Rural road re sheet program – various locations
  • Rural gravel/grading program – various locations - weather permitting
  • Reconstruction Longerernong Rd (part) reduced speed limits apply
  • Dimboola Minyip Road reconstruction, 1km
  • Shoulder re sheet program
  • Fire breaks various locations 

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