Drainage Projects

Project Scope  2017-18 Adopted Budget Estimated Completion Current Status
Copelands Road Warragul- Construction of drainage pipes

Construction of drainage pipes Y3 – Y1 & X2 & X1 as per the Warragul Urban Drainage Strategy Update.

(These works enable drainage of existing and developing subdivisions towards the Copelands Road culverts and retardation basin & wetland.)

$500,000 May 2018 On Track
Tarwin Street Construction of retention basin and wetlands Construction of retention basin R1 and wetlands W1, W2, and W17retardation basin & wetlands (DR-NW-01) Stage 2 and 3 of 3 $1,700,000 Apr 2018 On Track
Roadside drains and flanking - Rural Road (sealed)
  • Flanking of road shoulders, cutting and clearing of roadside drains and cross-road culverts to improve road pavement and roadside drainage on local (sealed) road network.
  • Annual program- responsive works
$351,799 May 2018 On Track
Wetland Establishment Program Annual wetland improvements and periodic renewal program- responsive works. $70,360 May 2018 On Track
Drainage Improvement Program

Works as a result of the investigations / studies as per priority listing:

1. Burtonwood Court, Neerim South

2. Andrew Court, Drouin

3. Church Street, Longwarry

4. 21 Neerim St, Drouin

$150,015  May 2018 On Track

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