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Works Progress Report: August 2021

Friday 17 September 2021

During August 2021, Dungog Shire Council undertook significant road and infrastructure construction and maintenance works across the shire. These include:
 

Road and Bridge Construction

Message from the Mayor - 17 September 2021

Friday 17 September 2021

The big news in Dungog is that as of 1pm yesterday, 16 September, we have had our lockdown restrictions eased, along with Muswellbrook, Singleton and the Upper Hunter.

Dungog Shire Council Meeting Highlights: 15 September 2021

Thursday 16 September 2021

DUNGOG SHIRE COUNCIL MEETING - Wednesday 15 September 2021, 6pm 

Dungog Shire Council meets on the third Wednesday of every month from February – December. 

Works to Commence on 23 New Bridges for Dungog - 10 September 2021

Friday 10 September 2021

Dungog Shire Council is set to commence construction works to replace 23 of its 24 timber bridges under the NSW Government’s Fixing Country Bridges program, following the announcement earlier this year of a $16.44M grant to better connect regional and rural communities in the area. 

Message from the Mayor - 10 September 2021

Friday 10 September 2021

As I write this, Dungog Shire, along with many other parts of the Hunter and broader NSW, remains under Stay at Home Orders from the NSW Government, due to the growing COVID-19 concerns in our area.

Message from the Mayor - 3 September 2021

Friday 3 September 2021

We’re pleased to announce that $1.83M worth of works for priority upgrades to Segment 1 of Clarence Town Road are scheduled to commence next week.

$25M Clarence Town Road Upgrade Progress: 31 August 2021

Tuesday 31 August 2021

To enhance transport efficiency and keep our community better connected, Dungog Shire Council has accepted a tender from Downer EDI Pty Ltd for $1.83M worth of works for priority upgrades to Segment 1 of Clarence Town Road, scheduled to commence next week.

Rural Lands Strategy - Have Your Say on Dungog’s Future: 30 August 2021

Monday 30 August 2021

Dungog Shire’s draft Rural Lands Strategy (RLS) is currently on public exhibition and all residents and stakeholders are being invited to have their say on shaping the region’s future. 

Message from the Mayor: 27 August 2021

Friday 27 August 2021

This week I’m asking us all to stand united in the fight against COVID-19 and ‘Get it Done', by getting vaccinated to protect the health and safety of our community.

Both the General Manager and I are now fully vaccinated with the AstraZeneca vaccine, and we are sending out a literal ‘call to arms’ for all residents to follow suit.

Let’s Get it Done, Dungog Shire! : 26 August 2021

Thursday 26 August 2021

Mayor of Dungog Shire, Councillor John Connors, and General Manager, Gareth Curtis, are leading the way in protecting the shire community against COVID-19, and are sending out a literal ‘call to arms’ for all residents to follow suit.