Local Street Signs
Installation and maintenance of your street signs include;
Street Name Blades
New blades now comply with the Australian Standard and can be seen on every street corner, Council is currently retiring the timber post type as they are non conforming.
Getting children to and from school safely is a key priority for the safety of our future generations. Each year council enhancement works activities identify, maintain and repair the 80 sites for the 60 primary and secondary schools.
Residents may purchase old signs and a nominal cost if available.
Special Community Signs
These are blue signs with white writing that prompt and direct the public to a venue. Approval by Council is required the owner may be charged costs.
New Signs: Stop / Give Way
Evaluation for need is based on criteria set out by Vic Roads, Councils Traffic Engineer makes recommendation to Vic Roads for installation. Council is attempting to limit the proliferation of signs & the subsequent maintenance costs.
Parking Control Signs
Erection of new parking signs require compliance approval from our Traffic Engineering Staff, contact 9784 1888.
Pavement and Line Markings
To ensure road users safety the council installs reflective pavement markers, such as "cats eyes". These reflectors assist drivers in finding their destinations safely.
Please report any sign, safety barriers or road markings in a road reserve that appears to be:
- Of an advertising nature
As soon as possible in order to minimise the risk to resident's and the travelling public safety.