24th July 2020
Fire Reduction works on Kangaroo Island July 2020.
We are about to commence some fire prevention works and wish to alert the following communitie(s)
- Kingscote: works in vegetation fuel reduction
- Off Flinders Avenue/Beare Street a large patch of vegetation that is approved for fuel reduction
- Off Burdon Drive- Haney Reserve- a long line of dense and high vegetation that is a threat to houses
- Smith Street under the power lines
- Crossing Playford Hwy /Jones Street- clean up a 20m wide break under power lines
- American River:
- Longview Road- in a storm water drain/Roadway that has a high level of fuel- approved works include removing dead and larger timber
- The Shed land adjacent toTangara Drive/Bimberta/Moreanda Streets - a high level of dead vegetation that is a significant threat to houses
Council staff will commence these works and will be removing the vegetation to arranged locations.