Road Works - City of Melville 2018-19

Find out about current road works across the City, including new roads, road widening, resurfacing, sweeping, crack sealing, footpaths, signage and stormwater works.

If you have general enquiries regarding road works, please call 9364 0666. For enquiries relating to specific works, please contact the relevant responsible officer listed below. 

Civil Construction Road Works

The responsible officer for civil construction road works is the Construction Supervisor, Michael Powell 9364 0728.

LocationDescriptionStatus

Murdoch Drive / Hawke Pass, Bateman

New Roundabout Construction

Works to construct a new roundabout at the intersection of Murdoch Drive and Hawke Pass commenced 31 October.  The works will involve major road works including pavement widening, median island removal, pavement reconstruction to the northbound lanes of Murdoch Drive, kerbing, verge reinstatement and asphalt resurfacing works to the entire intersection. The works are being part funded by the National Blackspot Program.

Road works resumed 15 January. Construction of the new roundabout is well advanced with the intersection switching over to the new layout on 5 February.  Removal of road pavement in progress and kerbing scheduled from 11 February.

Murdoch Path Shared Path Stage 2C

Works to continue the construction of the Murdoch Drive Shared path towards South Street commenced 4 December.  This phase of construction will involve the path segment adjacent Bert Jeffrey Park.

Pavement construction and flush kerbing installation completed 21 December. The continuation of shared path construction works towards Somerville Boulevard are scheduled to resume late February 2019.

 

Road Resurfacing

Responsible Officer: Road Resurfacing Program Supervisor, Iuliana Anton 9364 0783.

View the Road Rehabilitation Program for 2018-2019 for a full list of planned works.

LocationDescription & Status
Petterson Avenue, Kardinya (South Street and Hadley Gardens)

The project will consist of civil, profiling and asphalting works.

Completed. Awaiting on pavement marking by Main Roads WA.

North Lake Road Southbound, Winthrop (Leach Highway to Somerville Boulevard)

The project will consist of civil, profiling and asphalting works.

Remedial works are required and will be scheduled shortly. Pavement marking by Main Roads WA to follow.

Murdoch Drive Southbound, Bateman (Leach Highway to Grave Pass and Marsengo Road to South Street)

The project will consist of civil, profiling and asphalting works.

Completed. Awaiting on pavement marking by Main Roads WA.

Canning Beach Road, Applecross

The project will consist of civil, profiling and asphalting works.

Civil works completed. The majority of the asphalt works on Canning Beach Road are now completed. Flanagan Road and the roundabout at Canning Beach Road/ Duncraig Road scheduled for 12-13 February 2019.

Ardross Street, Applecross/ Mount Pleasant (Macrae Road to Coogee Road)

The project will consist of civil, profiling and asphalting works.

The asphalt works adjacent to Canning Highway intersection are completed. Civil works completed. Asphalt works are scheduled for 14 February. The section between 108 Ardross Street and Bombard Street will be completed as night works.

Ardessie Street and Dornie Place, Ardross

The project will consist of civil, profiling and asphalting works.

Civil and asphalt works completed. Line marking by MRWA to be scheduled.

Leverburgh Street, Bragor Place and Lealt Place, Ardross

The project will consist of civil, profiling and asphalting works - Completed.

Civil works are scheduled to commence early December and include upgrades to drainage structures, kerbing, footpath and pedestrian ramps.

Asphalt works completed.  Line marking by MRWA awaiting to be scheduled.

Nicholls Crescent, Maley Street, Cave Place, Dewis Place, Hertford Close and Teague Close, Bull Creek

The project will consist of civil, profiling and asphalting works.

Civil works completed. Asphalt works completed.

Vigors Avenue, Bull Creek

The project will consist of civil, profiling and asphalting works.

Civil works completed.  Profiling and asphalt works scheuled for 7-8 February.

Casserly Drive, Leeming

The project will consist of cibvil, profiling and asphalting works.

Civil works compelted.  Profiling and aphlat works scheduled for 7-8 February.

Brian Avenue, Mount Pleasant

The project will consist of civil, profiling and asphalting works.

The civil works commenced on 5 February and include upgrades to drainage structures, kerbing, footpath and pedestrian ramps.

Road Sweeping

Responsible Officer: Road Resurfacing Program Supervisor, Iuliana Anton 9364 0783

The City is currently sweeping roads in Bicton and Leeming.

Crack Sealing

Responsible Officer: Technical Officer Works Services, Iuliana Anton 9364 0783

Crack Sealing Program 2018-2019

Road sealing program estimated to commence February 2019

Verge Infrastructure

Responsible Officer: Verge Infrastructure Supervisor, Bryce Hunt 9364 0682

Footpath Works

Location Status

Public Access Walkway, Bateman - Tupper Place through to Scouler Way

Footpath constructed.  Retaining wall construction in progress.

Harfoot Street, Willagee – Race Street to Milroy Street

Awaiting Water Corporation pit level adjustment.

Ullapool Road to Ogilvie Road Reserve, Mount PleasantPath through bush verge linking park to Ullapool Road.
Parry Avenue, Morphett Crescent to Marsengo Road, BatemanNew path from public access way to corner of Marsengo Road and Parry Avenue.

 

Signs

Responsible Officer: Verge Infrastructure Supervisor, Bryce Hunt 9364 0682

Current signage works:

Attadale Sign Replacement Program, 83% complete.

Civil Assets Maintenance

Responsible Officer: Civil Assets Maintenance Supervisor, Bradly Prideaux 9364 0734

Storm Water and Drainage

Responsible Officer: Civil Assets Maintenance Supervisor, Bradly Prideaux 9364 0734

Type of WorksDescription & LocationStatus
Stormwater Pit Cleaning

DECEMBER/JANUARY

Bicton - 556 pits cleaned

 

Total Pits cleaned in 2018/19

2128

Stormwater Pipe Relining586 Canning Hwy / North Lake Road (intersection), Alfred Cove

 Works commencing early February

Drainage Pipe InspectionsKintail Road, ApplecrossCommenced 23 January
Gross Pollutant TrapsVarious locationsAnnual cleaning of 52 pollutant traps has commenced (as of 23 January)

Road Closure

Due to the delivery of construction materials and frequent movements of heavy vehicles to and from the construction work site at 897 Canning Highway, Applecross, a static closure of Sleat Road southbound has been considered in order to improve safety for all road users.  The proposed southbound lane closure between Canning Highway and Helm Street will commence on 22 February 2019 and will remain closed for approximately 28 weeks.  Motorists wishing to travel on Sleat Road southbound need to detour at Reynolds Road as shown on the detour map.

In the interest of safety for all road users, the matter has been considered and approved by the City of Melville and Main Roads Western Australia.

Any enquiries regarding the road closure, please contact BGC Construction on 9261 1700 or via email to johnpr@bgcconstruction.com

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