Roads and bridges status
Updated 7:50am 12 September 2018

Macleay Valley Way (Lachlan Street), South Kempsey - roadworks in progress
Update No. 9 - 1 September 2018

Roadworks in Lachlan Street, South Kempsey are nearing completion. The project involves upgrading and/or replacement of the road pavement, drainage. kerb and gutter and footpaths between Middleton Street and Bloomfield Street and includes a roundabout at Middleton Street. Resurfacing of the roundabout on the east side of Lachlan Street has been completed and the intersection will commence operation as a roundabout on 3 September (weather permitting) when construction of the centre island will commence. While the centre island is under construction, heavy trucks and buses will be unable to make right hand turns to or from Middleton Street. Alternative routes are available through Macquarie Street and Nicholson or Yarravel Streets or via South Street. Left turns and through traffic on Lachlan Street are not affected.

During the work traffic control will be in place as required and a temporary speed limit will be enforced. Motorists are requested to follow instructions from traffic controllers at all times.

Council appreciates the cooperation and support of local residents and businesses while the works are carried out. For further information please contact the Customer Service Centre on 6566 3200


Temagog Road, Temagog - proposed bridge works

Bridge repair works at Anderberg’s Bridge on Temagog Road are planned to commence on 28 August (weather permitting). The work involves replacement of the deck and some structural timber components and requires closure of the bridge for up to two weeks. During the work a single lane by-pass track around the bridge site will be in operation.

Traffic control will be in place as required and a temporary speed limit may be enforced. Motorists are requested to obey the speed limit and follow instructions from traffic controllers at all times.

Council appreciates the cooperation and support of local residents while the works are carried out. For further information please contact the Customer Service Centre on 6566 3200


Plummers Lane - roadworks in progress
Update No. 3 - 5 June 2018

Roadworks on Plummers Lane from Macleay Valley Way and extending 1.2km to the east have now commenced. The work involves widening, strengthening and bitumen sealing the road and requires the use of earthmoving plant and trucks. Short delays can be expected.

During the work traffic control will be in place and a temporary speed limit may be enforced. Motorists are requested to obey the speed limit and follow the directions of traffic controllers at all times.

Council appreciates the cooperation and support of local residents while the works are carried out. For further information please contact the Customer Service Centre on 6566 3200


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