See below for a list of current roadworks taking place around the municipality.
A new bridge will be built at Three Mile Creek joining Cruse Street (close to the new Wangaratta Turf Club entrance) a new road will be built adjacent to Bella Vista Way. There will be large construction equipment at Bella Vista Way and Worland Road including Reith Road. Delays are to be expected and local residents are recommended to use alternate roads.
Ovens Street and the beautification of King George V Gardens (staged improvements from February to June 2019). Ovens Street (between Faithfull/Temple and Reid/Rowan) is open on the Co-Store side but can only be accessed from Faithfull Streets/Templeton Streets. King George V Gardens side of Ovens Street is not open. Limited parking is available outside the Co-Store and more parking can be found at the Co-Store multi car park.
Road work improvements will occur on 4 February 2019 along Sisley Avenue and will affect traffic at the corner of Cruse and Purbrick Streets, Osboldstone Road, Appin Street, Kerr Street and Dodsworth Streets. The current road will be removed and a new asphalt sealed road including new kerb and channelling will replaced. Delays are to be expected.
Dunlop Street kerb and channel renewal will begin construction on Wednesday 30 January 2019. Works will include the removal and reinstatement of the existing kerb as well as minor resealing. During construction between the hours of 7:00am - 5:00pm, there will be half road closure which will be dependant on what side of the road they will be working on. The construction period is expected to be finalised within 5 weeks.
Burns Street kerb and channel renewal will begin construction this Wednesday 13 February 2019. Works will include the removal and reinstatement of the existing kerb as well as minor resealing. During construction, between 7:00am-5:00pm, there will be half road closure dependant on what side of the road they will be working on. The construction period should last no longer than 5 weeks.
Wangaratta-Eldorado Rd and Bourke Rd Intersection rehabilitation works will begin on Monday 1 April 2019. This project will rehabilitate a 560m length of failed pavement on Wangaratta-Eldorado Rd, and improve the safety of the intersection. During the first stage of construction, Wangaratta-Eldorado Rd will be closed for a period of 6 weeks. Vehicle traffic heading east towards Eldorado township will be redirected via a detour route using Crosher Lane, Bourke Road and then back onto Wangaratta-Eldorado Rd. During the final stages of construction, there will be half road closures that will allow one lane of travel with the assistance of traffic lights. The overall construction works is expected to be completed by 19 June 2019.