Fire Prevention Work in progress July 2020

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)

  1. Kingscote: works in vegetation fuel reduction
    1. Off Flinders Avenue/Beare Street  a large patch of vegetation that is approved for fuel reduction
    2. Off Burdon Drive- Haney Reserve- a long line of dense and high vegetation that is a threat to houses
  2. Parndana:
    1. Smith Street under the power lines
    2. Crossing Playford Hwy /Jones Street- clean up a 20m wide break under power lines
  3. American River:
    1. Longview Road- in a storm water drain/Roadway that has a high level of fuel- approved works include removing dead and larger timber
    2. 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.