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Roadworks

See below for a list of current roadworks taking place around the municipality.

Commencement Expected Completion Location Detail
5 November 18 TBA Across municipality Spray sealing of roads is programmed to happen starting 5 November 18. Road sealing works will go on throughout the Municipality for two to three weeks (weather dependent.) Sealing in each road/street will be complete in one day. Residents in those streets are advised to keep their cars off the street during the works. Traffic and pedestrian management will be in place and occasional delays are expected. The roads/streets that will be affected by this sealing program this year are as follows, even more roads may be added: Arnott Rd Killawarra, Benton Rd Byawatha, Boorhaman Rd Boorhaman, Boralma-Tarrawingee Rd Londrigan, Browning St Wangaratta, Buckler Rd Nth Wangaratta, College St Wangaratta, Crows Rd Wangaratta, Edwards St Wangaratta, Evans St Wangaratta, Gravel Pit Rd Wangaratta Sth, Grossman Drv Nth Wangaratta, Hansen St Wangaratta, James Crt Wangaratta, Kensington Drv Killawarra, Mayfair Ct Wangaratta, Mcdonald Ct Wangaratta, Mcgregor St Eldorado, Mistletoe Ln Glenrowan, O'Callaghan Drv Wangaratta, Ovens View Terrace Wangaratta, Park Lane Wangaratta, Peechelba Rd, Peechelba East, Pinkerton Cres Wangaratta, Roanoke Drv, Waldara, Russell Ave Wangaratta, Sadler St Wangaratta, Talgai Drv Waldara, Taminick Rd Taminick, Tavern Terrace Wangaratta, Tudgey St Wangaratta, Usshers Drv Waldara, Waldara Drv Waldara, Wangaratta-Eldorado Rd Nth Wangaratta, Waratah Drv Wangaratta, Whorouly-Bowmans Rd Bowmans Forest, Willow Drv Wangaratta, Worland Rd Wangaratta. 
7 November 18 14 November 18 One Mile Creek Bike Path Bike path works are planned to commence Wednesday 7 November along the One Mile Creek Bike Path between the Phillipson Street Bridge and Bronmar Street. Pedestrians and cyclists should seek alternative route while the bike path is altered to suit the new pedestrian bridge approaches. Bike path will be closed between Phillipson and Bronmar Street. It is estimated that this section of path could be closed until the 14 November 18. 
Commenced TBA Various As part of Council's 2018 Dust Suppression Program road sealing has commenced. Occasional delays are to be expected. Motorists are asked to obey roadworks signs during this period. Roads included in this program are Boralma-Rutherglen Road, McMahons Road, Powerhouse Lane Eldorado, Ivones Lane Milawa, Allans Lane Milawa, Oxley-Meadow Creek Road and the intersection with Docker-Carboor Road. Laceby-Targoora Road, Moyhu-Hansonville Road, Orchard Drive Glenrowan and Boweya Road Boweya.
16 October 18 7 November 18 (Vic Roads) Glenrowan-Myrtleford Road Whorouly Traffic will be reduced to a single lane on Glenrowan-Myrtleford Road, Whorouly for works between 16 October and 7 November 18. Stabilisation and resealing works will be undertaken on a 1km section from Trakton Road to Barneys Lane. Daily lane closures will be in place between 7:00am and 5:00pm with speed set at 40km/h. Delays of up to 10 minutes are expected. 
Commenced TBA Byrne Street Moyhu Drainage and streetscape construction to take place for a period of about 12 weeks. Traffic management will be in place and occasional delays are to be expected.

 

Re-sealing program - various roads

Dates Details Roads Impact
Commenced Spray sealing of roads began on 5 November 18. Road sealing works will go on throughout the Municipality for two to three weeks (weather dependent.) Sealing in each road/street will be complete in one day. Residents in those streets are advised to keep their cars off the street during the works. Traffic and pedestrian management will be in place and occasional delays are expected. 

Various - see below attachment 

Temporary closures and delays

 

Dust Suppression Program

Dates Details Roads Impact
Commenced

 As part of Council's 2018 Dust Suppression Program road sealing has commenced. Occasional delays are to be expected. Motorists are asked to obey roadworks signs during this period. 

Various - see attachment

Delays

 

Wareena Street - Street & Drainage upgrade

Street and drainage upgrade has began. This includes kerb and channel replacement and installation of drainage pipes. In sections of the road there will be full depth pavement road reconstruction and in other sections of the road only asphalt regulations, milling and asphalting works. Part of the road and full road closures will occur during the construction stages with local access to residents. Traffic and pedestrian management will be in place and occasional delays are to be expected. Updates will be provided as the project progresses.

Gravel road re-sheeting

The Rural City of Wangaratta has commenced its gravel road re-sheeting program on various roads for 2018/19. Motorists are asked to obey roadwork signs during this period. It is expected to be completed by February 2019.

Great Victorian Bike Ride

There will be multiple road closures for The Great Victorian Bike Ride commencing on 26 November 18. Monday 26 November White Post Rd between Beechworth-Wangaratta Rd and Great Alpine Rd (7.19am-11.00am). Saturday 1 December Devenish-Wangaratta Rd through to Wangandary Rd will be closed across the Warby's (8.50am-2.44pm). Saturday 1 December Daniel Lane and Hill Street Glenrowan leading to the Glenrowan Recreation Reserve will have traffic management in place (9.00am Saturday 1 December - 12.00pm Sunday 2 December).

Note Permits have been sent to residence only that live on the above mentioned closed roads within the Rural City of Wangaratta, which allows them to travel along the closed roads during the event. Any vehicle which doesn’t have their permit displayed, will not be granted access to travel on the closed roads. Any other road user will not be granted access to use the closed roads. If a resident on the closed roads have not received a letter and permit, please contact Council on 03 5722 0888. Motorists are advised that in the addition to restricted vehicle access, there will be changed traffic conditions in the area, which will include speed restrictions and the presence of traffic controllers etc. Due to the presence of a large number of cyclists, motorists are to take into consideration the safety of all road users, as the conditions implemented have been achieved after extensive consultation with Council, Vic Roads and Victoria Police. 

Cruse Street

Works on Cruse Street have commenced. Workman signage is in place but no delays to traffic expected. Updates will be provided as project progresses.

Williams Road

Both lane's on the bridge are now re-opened. Works are still continuing, this will enable bridge strengthening work to be carried out.

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