In response to the NSW Health stay at home order, Council services, facilities and events have been impacted. Important changes to the status of Council services will take place from Monday 18 October 2021.
Due to the COVID-19 outbreak in the greater Newcastle and Hunter Valley areas, NSW Health has issued a stay at home order. Following the NSW Government's Roadmap to Reopening announcement, there will be further changes from Monday 18 October.
The Fosters Bridge upgrade works are now complete and involved replacing the existing single lane timber structure with a two lane concrete bridge to meet an open load limit. This project also included road and drainage works to accommodate the new bridge.
These works are a jointly funded project between Cessnock City Council and the Australian Governments Bridge Renewal program.