Stage one will include works from Old Maitland Road, Cessnock to Sawyers Gully. This section is between the Abermain Trail and Native Dog Hill Road.
This project forms part of Council's Operational Plan. You can find it within the Operational Plan with the Project ID RRL 2021 012.
The works are scheduled to commence in late July 2022 and are expected to be completed by early 2023 (weather depending).
The planned works are located on Old Maitland Road between property numbers 1519 - 1427 for distance of approximately 800 metres.
Stage one road upgrade works for Old Maitland Road works include:
During the course of the works, Old Maitland Road will be closed to through traffic from the intersection with Iron Bark Lane to intersection with Sawyers Gully Road.
All adjoining laneways will be closed at the intersections with Old Maitland Road with access allowed for residents and emergency vehicles only.
A detour for Old Maitland Road users will be in place via Maitland and Cessnock Roads then Frame Drive and Sawyers Gully Road.
All emergency services will be notified of the road works and details.
Waste collection will not be affected during the works.
Total of $2,560,085 from Fixing Local Roads grant and Cessnock City Council Contributions.