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Let there be light: Budget boost for sports fields

23 May 2018

Upgraded and new sports field lighting across the Gold Coast will be a priority of the 2018-19 City Budget, to be delivered on 21 June.

Mayor Tom Tate said Council would ...

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Road closures

Temporary road closure Yatala

Day 208 of 273

Streets affected: Burnside Road (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Eastern Service Road and Prairie Road

                     

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Start date: 31 October 2017

End date: 31 July 2017

Duration: Continuous

Reason: Asphalt works

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Temporary road closure Yatala

Day 198 of 537

Streets affected: Stanmore Road (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Peachey Road and Enkleman Road

                  

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Start date: 10 November 2017

End date: 30 April 2019

Duration: 6.30am - 4.27pm

Reason: Upgrade to 4 lane road with off road shared path   

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Temporary Road Closure Currumbin Waters

Day 111 of 165

Streets affected: Judeller Road (full road closure local traffic access only) between Natasha Court and Reynton Street

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Start date: 5 February 2018

End date: 19 July 2018

Duration: Continuous

Reason: Replacement of timber bridge

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Temporary Road Closure Ormeau

Day 100 of 169

Streets affected: Upper Ormeau Road (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Landsdown Road and Thompson Road

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Start date: 16 February 2018

End date: 3 August 2018

Duration: 6.30am - 4.30pm

Reason: Road upgrade

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Temporary Road Closure Mermaid Beach

Day 88 of 94

Streets affected: Avanti Street (full road closure local traffic access only) between Crescent Avenue and Markeri Street

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Start date: 28 February 2018

 End date: 1 June 2018

Duration: Continuous

Reason: Drainage pipe upgrade

south

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Temporary Road Closure Mermaid Beach

Day 40 of 106

Streets affected: Dudley Street, Venice Street and Ocean Avenue (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum - full road closure only if works cannot be plated outside of work hours) between Gold Coast Highway and Hedges Avenue

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Start date: 17 April 2018

End date: 31 July 2018

Duration: 6.30am - 6.30pm

Reason: Catchment upgrade

south

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Temporary Road Closure Upper Coomera

Day 40 of 85

Streets affected: Kriedeman Road (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Tamborine Oxenford Road and Gladrose Crescent

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Start date: 17 April 2018

End date: 10 July 2018

Duration: 6.30am - 5pm

Reason: Pipe and Road works

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Temporary Road Closure Labrador

Day 33 of 68

Streets affected: Robert Street and Muir Street (full road closure local traffic access only) between Ahearn Street / Central Street and Echlin Street / Walter Street

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Start date: 24 March 2018

End date: 30 June 2018

Duration: 6am - 11.59pm

Reason: Intersection upgrade to roundabout

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Temporary Road Closure Biggera Waters

Day 30 of 35

Streets affected: Brighton Street and Clark Street (lane closure) between Parr Street / Loder Street and Brisbane Road / Marine Parade

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Start date: 27 April 2018

End date: 31 May 2018

1 day only between dates                  

Duration: 7am - 5pm

Reason: Sewer reline

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Temporary Road Closure Oxenford

Day 27 of 47

Streets affected: Silverpine Crescent (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Barrs Avenue and Waverly Park Close

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Start date: 30 April 2018

End date: 15 June 2018

Duration: 7am - 5pm

Reason: Facilitate crane and equipment access to facility

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Temporary Road Closure Guanaba

Day 26 of 26

Streets affected: Birds Road and Equestrian Drive (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Maudsland Road / Birds Road and Abbott Court / End of Street

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Start date: 1 May 2018

End date: 26 May 2018

Duration: 6.30am - 5pm

Reason: Road repairs

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Temporary Road Closure Oxenford

Day 26 of 33

Streets affected: Binstead Way (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Greenway Boulevard and Pitcairn Way     

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Start date: 1 May 2018

End date: 2 June 2018

Duration: 9am - 4pm

Reason: Guardrail upgrade

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Temporary Road Closure Upper Coomera

Day 25 of 43

Streets affected: Riverstone Crossing (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Valley Brooke Rise and Northern Skies Terrace

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Start date: 2 May 2018

End date: 13 June 2018

Duration: 7am - 6.30pm

Reason: Geotechnical Testing

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Temporary Road Closure Mermaid Waters

Day 25 of 43

Streets affected: Barrier Reef Drive (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Wild Duck Drive and Rio Vista Boulevard

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Start date: 2 May 2018

End date: 13 June 2018

Duration: 7am - 5pm

Reason: Geotechnical investigations

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Temporary Road Closure Hope Island

Day 25 of 43

Streets affected: Crescent Avenue (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Broadwater Avenue and Shoe Street

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Start date: 2 May 2018

End date: 13 June 2018

Duration: 7am - 7pm

Reason: Geotechnical Investigations

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Temporary Road Closure Ashmore

Day 25 of 43

Streets affected: Cotlew Street (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Wardoo Street and Parasol Street

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Start date: 2 May 2018

End date: 16 May 2018

Duration: 9am - 2.30pm

Reason: Mobile pavement data collection

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Temporary Road Closure Molendinar

Day 25 of 43

Streets affected: Crestwood Drive (lane closure) between Lockwood Place and Grasstree Way

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Start date: 2 May 2018

End date: 13 June 2018

1 day only between dates                  

Duration: 9am - 2.30pm

Reason: Mobile pavement data collection

central

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Temporary Road Closure Runaway Bay

Day 25 of 43

Streets affected: Morala Avenue (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Simbai Street and Erave Avenue

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Start date: 2 May 2018

End date: 13 June 2018

Duration: 9am - 2.30pm

Reason: Mobile pavement data collection

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Temporary Road Closure Mudgeeraba

Day 25 of 43

Streets affected: Cobai Drive (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Old Coach Road and Hinterland Drive

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Start date: 2 May 2018

End date: 13 June 2018

Duration: 9am - 2.30pm

Reason: Geotechnical investigations

hinterland

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Temporary Road Closure Miami

Day 25 of 43

Streets affected: Nobby Parade (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Miami Shore Parade and Dawn Parade

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Start date: 2 May 2018

End date: 13 June 2018

Duration: 9am - 2.30pm

Reason: Geotechnical investigations

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Temporary Road Closure Southport

Day 23 of 41

Streets affected: Coolibah Street (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Cotlew Street and Myall Street

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Start date: 4 May 2018

End date: 13 June 2018

Duration: 7am - 5pm

Reason: Mobile pavement data collection

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Temporary Road Closure Molendinar

Day 23 of 41

Streets affected: Crestwood Drive (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Watergum Parade and Rosegum Drive

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Start date: 4 May 2018

End date: 13 June 2018

Duration: 7am - 5pm

Reason: Mobile pavement data collection

central

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Temporary Road Closure Currumbin

Day 23 of 39

Streets affected: Guineas Creek Road (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Galleon Way and Riverside Drive 

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Start date: 4 May 2018

End date: 11 May 2018

Duration: 9am - 2.30pm

Reason: Sewer rising main works

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Temporary Road Closure Paradise Point

Day 20 of 22

Streets affected: The Esplanade (lane closure) between Muscovery Avenue and Elder Avenue

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Start date: 7 May 2018

End date: 28 May 2018

Duration: 9am - 5pm

Reason: Manhole works

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Temporary Road Closure Paradise Point

Day 20 of 22

Streets affected: Ephraim Island Parade (lane closure) between Falkinder Avenue and End of Road

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Start date: 7 May 2018

End date: 28 May 2018

1 day only between dates                  

Duration: 9am - 2.30pm

Reason: Manhole refurbishment

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Temporary Road Closure Southport

Day 20 of 24

Streets affected: Gold Coast Highway (lane closure) between Waterways Drive and Ada Bell Way

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Start date: 7 May 2018

End date: 30 May 2018

2 nights only between dates                  

Duration: 7pm - 12am

Reason: Mobile pavement data collection of bridge structure

central

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Temporary Road Closure Stapylton

Day 18 of 36

Streets affected: Quinn Hill East Road (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Stapylton Jacobs Well Road and Woolshed Road

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Start date: 9 May 2018

End date: 13 June 2018

Duration: 7am - 5pm

Reason: Geotechnical investigations

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Temporary Road Closure Burleigh Waters

Day 18 of 36

Streets affected: Treeview Drive (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Honeywood Court and Featherwood Close

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Start date: 9 May 2018

End date: 13 June 2018

Duration: 7am - 5pm

Reason: Geotechnical investigation

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Temporary Road Closure Southport

Day 18 of 36

Streets affected: Blake Street (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Alicia Street and Melinda Street

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Start date: 9 May 2018

End date: 13 June 2018

Duration: 7am - 5pm

Reason: Geotechnical investigations

central

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Temporary Road Closure Ormeau

Day 18 of 36

Streets affected: Peachey Road (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Sandy Creek Road and Vennor Drive

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Start date: 9 May 2018

End date: 13 June 2018

Duration: 7am - 5pm

Reason: Geotechnical investigations

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Temporary Road Closure Reedy Creek

Day 18 of 36

Streets affected: Bridgman Drive (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Old Coach Road and Ridgevista Court

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Start date: 9 May 2018

End date: 13 June 2018

Duration: 9.15am - 2.15pm

Reason: Geotechnical investigation

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Temporary Road Closure Labrador

Day 17 of 30

Streets affected: Musgrave Avenue and Clayton Street (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Turpin Road / Musgrave Avenue and Sandy Court / Walter Street

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Start date: 9 May 2018

End date: 8 June 2018

Duration: 10pm - 6am

Reason: Sewer reline program

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Temporary Road Closure Guanaba

Day 17 of 22

Streets affected: Guanaba Creek Road (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Stewart Road and Collaroy Road

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Start date: 10 May 2018

End date: 31 May 2018

Duration: 6.30am - 4.30pm

Reason: Replacement of culverts and headwall

hinterland

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Temporary Road Closure Nerang

Day 16 of 34

Streets affected: McLaren Road (lane closure) between Nerang Beaudesert Road and Yarimbah Drive

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Start date: 11 May 2018

End date: 13 June 2018

Duration: 7am - 5pm

Reason: Mobile pavement data collection

hinterland

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Temporary Road Closure Pimpama

Day 13 of 44

Streets affected: Armani Avenue (full road closure local traffic access only) between Winston Way and Matthews Crescent

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Start date: 14 May 2018

End date: 29 June 2018

Duration: 7am - 5pm (Mon-Fri) & 8am - 4pm (Sat)

Reason: Demolition and installation of new flow meter and pit

 

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Water and sewerage

Sewer works - Robina

Day 2 of 3

Streets affected: Promenade Avenue, Woody Views Way, Fullham Place

Cause: Replace sewer fittings on rising main line

Ispot: 69704724 , 69704600

W/O: 60004953

Notif: 1000432330

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Start time and date: 5.00pm,  25  May  2018

End time and date: 5.00am, 27  May  2018

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