Bold Park Reservoir maintenance work

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Project goal:

Ensuring the reservoir’s storage ability is maintained and further improving the reliability of supply to local residents.

Status:

In construction

Delivery Date:

Mid-July 2018 - March 2019

What's happening?

Water Corporation is currently undertaking essential work to upgrade the water infrastructure at the Bold Park Reservoir site. Please view this information for further details on this work.

Over this period there will be excavation and repair work taking place in the area, including the replacement of existing pies, valves and valve buildings.

Community impacts

  • Local residents may experience low-level construction noise from general construction activities and the use of machinery to complete this work, including excavators, cranes and loaders.
  • People walking along the Kulbardi walking trail directly alongside the reservoir's fence will notice this work occurring and project signage will be in place.
  • We are aware that the Rainbow Bee Eater is nesting on the banks of the reservoir, where this work is being undertaken. We have taken measures to ensure their nests and breeding activities are not disturbed and will continue to do this throughout this work.
  • The banks of the reservoir will be reinstated, so the birds will be able to continue to nest in this area in the future.

Timing

Work will take place between normal working hours of 7am to 5pm, Monday to Saturday throughout the project.

If you have any questions regarding this work, please direct them to Elecia Wheat, Advisor - Community Engagement, Water Corporation via email at Elecia.Wheat@watercorporation.com.au or call (08) 9420 3265.

For more technical enquiries, please contact Ben Shaw, Valmec Project Manager on 0427 293 381.

 


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