Roads, trees and major projects news
Accessibility upgrades in Officer
Upgrade works have been completed on a new accessible carpark in Officer.
Building safer local roads in Nar Nar Goon
Black Spot upgrade works are now underway on Bald Hill Road and Five Mile Road in Nar Nar Goon.
Building sustainable local roads across Cardinia Shire
Cardinia Shire Council is making ground-breaking strides in sustainable road construction practices, using ground penetrating radar (GPR) to survey underground tree roots.
Connecting roads in Officer
Upgrade works are underway on Brunt Road and Pioneer Way in Officer.
Building better local roads in Gembrook
Cardinia Shire Council has started road sealing works on Innes Road, Blackwood Lane, Russell Road and the services roads for Redwood Road and Gembrook Road in Gembrook.
More than $100 million withdrawn from local roads projects
Council has received official confirmation that $109 million of committed funding for the Sealing the Hills roads program, has been discontinued and withdrawn by the federal government.
Lighting the way for local wildlife
Cardinia Shire Council is trailing wildlife sensitive lighting in selected locations including along McGregor and Soldiers Roads in Rythdale.
Better local roads in Rythdale
Sealing upgrade works are now complete on McGregor Road and Soldiers Road in Rythdale.
Council continues advocacy for road program funding
Cardinia Shire Council resolved to continue to advocate for the delivery of the Sealing the Hills program at last night’s council meeting.
Council continues to advocate for Sealing the Hills funding
Cardinia Shire Council and Yarra Ranges Council sent representatives to Canberra last week to meet with the federal government about their commitment to fund the $300 million unsealed roads projects.
Building better local roads in Officer
Construction is underway in Officer on Timbertop and Pink Hill Boulevards.
Assessing our local roads
A shire-wide sealed and unsealed road condition assessment to improve the renewal and maintenance programming, connectivity, mobility and safety of Cardinia Shire’s road networks will begin shortly.
Temporary connecting path for Rix Road, Officer
Cardinia Shire Council is currently considering options for constructing a temporary path linking the Rix Road and Bridge Road pathway networks in Officer.