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News in May 2019

Minor roadworks planned for Queen Street

From June, Downer will carry out some minor roadworks in Richmond’s Queen Street.

The work will include repairs to manholes, valve fittings and garden borders on the...

Trimming vegetation over the road

The Council’s road maintenance contractor is about to start trimming vegetation encroaching near the road in mainly rural areas. This is routine work to ensure general...

Speed limits - tell us what you think

The Government has placed a focus on reducing serious injuries and deaths associated with crashes on our roads, not only by investing in road safety improvements...