In pursuance of the provisions Section 38B of the Roads Act 1993, notice is hereby given that Muswellbrook Shire Council proposes to close those parts of Council Public Road listed in Schedule 1.

Schedule 1: Parts of Bureen Road being those parts through Lots 411, 412 & 413 of DP1251003 and Lot 89 of DP753786 rendered unnecessary. This application is in conjunction with a road opening of Bureen Road dedicating the physical formed road alignment as public road.

Upon closure of the unnecessary sections of road, Council intends to give the former road as compensation to the adjoining landowners under the provisions of Section 44 of the Roads Act 1993 in exchange for other land required for road.

All interested persons are hereby invited to make submissions concerning the proposal to:- The General Manager, Muswellbrook Shire Council, PO Box 122, Muswellbrook NSW, 2333. Please note under the provisions of the Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009, such submissions may be referred to third parties for consideration by close of business Friday 12th June, 4:30pm.

Once the submission period is completed, Muswellbrook Shire Council will consider all duly made submissions before deciding whether to continue with the road closure proposal.

Council Ref: Part Bureen Road Closure Enquiries: Imelda Williams (02) 65493782 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

For the General Manager, Muswellbrook Shire Council

Details are also available on Council’s Website

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