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Flood Mitigation – Port Creek

Works Commence
Estimated completion date
Monday 11 December, 2023
May 2024

Detailed description

Flood mitigation works at Port Creek will start on Monday December 11, 2023

The construction will involve the excavation of open channels and levee banks along the end of the airport, behind Martin Street and following Port Creek down through to Mt Hicks Road. The project aims to safely moderate flow in the creek through a series of levees and a diversion channel to minimise the risk of urban flooding.

Working hours will be.

Monday to Friday – 7.00am to 6.00pm

Saturday (if required) – 8.00am to 6.00pm

Sunday (if required) – 10.00am to 6.00pm

Estimated completion date is the end of May 2024.

How will this affect local residents?

We will be using machinery that generates some noise and vibration.  There will also be some construction traffic utilizing Martin Street and Petunia Street to access this area of the site.

Should you require any further information, please contact Nigel Searle, Project Manager for Contractors Gradco, on  0408 422 894, or contact Council on 64438333.