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NOTICE OF TEMPORARY ROAD/BRIDGE CLOSURE – Barlows Gate Road, Lower Acacia Creek – Bridge over Acacia Creek

Barlows Gate Road, Lower Acacia Creek – Bridge over Acacia Creek (440 metres from Mount Lindesay Road, Legume)

 In accordance with Section 115 of the Roads Act 1993, notice is hereby given by Tenterfield Shire Council as the Roads Authority that the above bridge will be closed to all traffic commencing Monday, 26 April 2021 for a period of up to six weeks, weather permitting.

Previously notified works have been delayed due to recent rain fall events within the Shire.

The temporary road/bridge closure is required for Council and it’s Contractors to replace the existing timber bridge which is currently restricted by a load limit.

 Motorists are requested to pay particular attention to the advance warning signposting and consider an alternate route.

All enquiries concerning the bridge replacement works can be directed to Council’s Works Engineer on (02) 6736 6001.