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21 December 2016

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Road closures

Road closure - Tugun

Day 80 of 366

Streets affected: Tugun Street and Morshead Road (footpath and pedestrian bridge closure)

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Start date: 31 October 2016

End date: 31 October 2017           

Duration: Continuous

Reason: Upgrade and reconstruction of existing open channel

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Road closures

Road closure - Elanora

Day 73 of 86

Streets affected: K P McGrath Drive (verge/footpath and parking lane closure) at various locations

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Start date: 7 November 2016

End date: 31 January 2017        

Duration: 6.30am - 3.30pm

Reason: Construction of eight (8) bus stops

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Road closures

Road closure - Yatala

Day 49 of 52

Streets affected: Darlington Drive (lane and shoulder closure - at least one (1) traffic lane to be kept open in each direction at all times from through traffic) between Elderslie Street and Link Drive

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Start date: 1 December 2016

End date: 21 January 2017

Duration: Various times

Reason: Soil surveys

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Road closures

Road closure - Pimpama

Day 49 of 52

Streets affected: Wharf Road (lane and shoulder closure - at least one (1) traffic lane to be kept open in each direction at all times from through traffic) between Pimpama Jacobs Well Road and end of road

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Start date: 1 December 2016

End date: 21 January 2017

Duration: Various times

Reason: Soil surveys

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Road closures

Road closure - Nerang

Day 49 of 52

Streets affected: Yarrayne Road (lane and shoulder closure - at least one (1) traffic lane to be kept open in each direction at all times from through traffic) between Tenalga Road and Ludong Street

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Start date: 1 December 2016

End date: 21 January 2017

Duration: Various times

Reason: Soil surveys

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Road closures

Road closure - Merrimac

Day 49 of 52

Streets affected: Bourton Road (lane and shoulder closure - at least one (1) traffic lane to be kept open in each direction at all times from through traffic) between Gooding Drive and Highfield Drive

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Start date: 1 December 2016

End date: 21 January 2017

Duration: Various times

Reason: Soil surveys

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Road closures

Road closure - Coomera

Day 49 of 52

Streets affected: Beattie Road (lane and shoulder closure - at least one (1) traffic lane to be kept open in each direction at all times from through traffic) between Foxwell Road and Dreamworld Parkway

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Start date: 1 December 2016

End date: 21 January 2017

Duration: 7am - 9am and 2pm to 4pm

Reason: Soil surveys

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Road closures

Road Closure - Southport

Day 17 of 26

Streets affected: Young Street (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Garden Street and Davenport Street

      

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Start date: 2 January 2017

End date: 27 January 2017

Duration: 6:30am - 6:30pm

Reason: Installation of Harvest Paifang (Chinese gateways)          

central

Road closures

Road Closure - Pacific Pines

Day 10 of 22

Streets affected: Pacific Pines Boulevard (lane closure) between Binstead Way and Malita Place

 

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Start date: 9 January 2017

End date: 30 January 2017             

Duration: 6:30am - 4pm

Reason: Excavation of aggi lines

central

Road closures

Road Closure - Broadbeach

Day 10 of 32

Streets affected: T E Peters Drive (lane closure) between Sunshine Boulevard and Havana Key

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Start date: 9 January 2017

End date: 9 February 2017                  

Duration: 7am - 4pm

Reason: CWG WM Replacement 

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Road closures

Road Closure - Paradise Point

Day 6 of 22

Streets affected: Paradise Parade (full road closure local traffic access only) between Victor Avenue and Bruce Street

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Start date: 12 January 2017

End date: 3 Feburary 2017

Duration: 6:30am - 5:30pm

Reason: Reconstruction of Storm Water Culverts, Base Slab, Gully Pit, Access Chamber and Roadway Pavement

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Road closures

Road Closure - Broadbeach

Day 3 of 12

Streets affected: Surf Parade (lane closure) between Gold Coast Highway and Old Burleigh Road

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Start date: 16 January 2017

End date: 27 January 2017

1 day only between dates                  

Duration: 7am - 5pm

Reason: Water main replacement

central

Road closures

Road Closure - Broadbeach

Day 3 of 12

Streets affected: Victoria Avenue (lane closure) between Gold Coast Highway and Old Burleigh Road

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Start date: 16 January 2017

End date: 27 January 2017

1 day only between dates                  

Duration: 7am - 5pm

Reason: Water main connection

central

Road closures

Road Closure - Oxenford

Day 2 of 8

Streets affected: Palmerston Drive (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Laysan Crescent and Maui Crescent

 

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Start date: 17 January 2017

End date: 24 January 2017

Duration: 6:30am - 5:30pm

Reason: Construction of new bus stop           

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Road closures

Road Closure - Main Beach

Day 2 of 7

Streets affected: Waterways Drive (lane closure)

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Start date: 17 January 2017

End date: 23 January 2017

Duration: 7:30pm - 5:30am
 

Reason: To locate Services in 2 location

central

Water and sewerage

Water interruption - Southport

Day 2 of 2

Streets affected: Olsen Avenue from Crestwood Drive to Nerang Southport Road, Keith Turnbull Drive

Cause: Relocate water main

Ispot: 59645632

W/O: 10373521

Notif: 1000298163

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Start time and date: 10.00pm, 17 January 2017

End time and date: 3.00am, 18 January 2017

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Mosquito spraying

Mosquito spraying - Helensvale, Hope Island

4.00am - 6.00am

Areas Affected:  Helensvale, Hope Island

Mosquito spraying will be undertaken in these areas on Wednesday 18th January 2017 from 4am to 6am for control of mosquitos and biting midges (weather permitting).

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Water and sewerage

Water interruption - Highland Park

7.25am - 8.10am

Streets affected: Orlando Court

Cause: Repair water fitting

W/O: 20287183

Notif: 1000301178

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Water and sewerage

Water interruption - Helensvale

9.00am - 2.00pm

Streets affected: Laidley Place

Cause: Repair water main

Ispot: 60318743

W/O: 20285563

Notif: 1000299187

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Water and sewerage

Water interruption - Helensvale

9.00am - 2.00pm

Streets affected: Discovery Drive between Latrobe Avenue and Wolvi Place

Cause: Repair water hydrants

Ispot: 60295457

W/O: 60002751

Notif: 1000300335

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Water and sewerage

Water interruption - Helensvale

9.00am - 2.00pm

Streets affected: Preston Place

Cause: Repair water hydrants

Ispot: 60294774

W/O: 60002751

Notif: 1000300299

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Road closures

Road Closure - Robina

Day 1 of 2

Streets affected: Robina Parkway North, Robina Parkway South, Cottesloe Drive and Robina Town Centre Drive Road (half road closure with hold and release for two (2) minutes maximum)

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Start date: 18 January 2017

End date: 19 January 2017

Duration: 9am - 3pm

Reason: Excavation of sign post holes and installation of Sign posts/signage

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Water and sewerage

Water interruption - Helensvale

9.00am - 2.00pm

Streets affected: Riana Place

Cause: Replace water hydrants

Ispot: 60296085

W/O: 60002751

Notif: 1000300396

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Water and sewerage

Water interruption - Highland Park

9.00am - 2.00pm

Streets affected: MacDougall Street, Stonehaven Place, MacDuff Court

Cause: Replace water main

Ispot: 60305689

W/O: 52008175

Notif: 1000300716

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