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Port Phillip City

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Sealed local road requests per 100km of sealed local roads

Number of sealed local road requests received by council per 100 kilometres of sealed local road

Port Phillip City (2018-2019)

53.21

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

80.07

All Councils (2018-2019)

45.30

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Port Phillip City Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 52.08 68.40 36.84
2016-2017 64.53 82.56 47.10
2017-2018 68.68 78.53 45.89
2018-2019 53.21 80.07 45.30

Port Phillip City Council Says...

Council service intervention levels on our road network are higher than the VicRoads network. Council receives a lot of requests in relation to hazards on VicRoads assets. Community cannot identify which Authority is responsible for what assets.

Sealed local roads maintained to condition standards

Percentage of sealed local roads that are below the renewal intervention level set by council and therefore do not require renewal

Port Phillip City (2018-2019)

96.98%

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

95.16%

All Councils (2018-2019)

96.48%

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Port Phillip City Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 96.98% 95.17% 96.64%
2016-2017 96.98% 94.97% 96.12%
2017-2018 96.98% 94.57% 95.71%
2018-2019 96.98% 95.16% 96.48%

Port Phillip City Council Says...

This result remains consistent and shows the percentage of sealed local roads including laneways that are below the renewal intervention set by Council and are not requiring renewal.

Cost of sealed local road reconstruction per square metre

Direct cost to council of sealed local road reconstruction per square metre reconstructed

Port Phillip City (2018-2019)

$91.10

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

$157.22

All Councils (2018-2019)

$89.97

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Port Phillip City Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 $156.51 $135.52 $82.05
2016-2017 $190.87 $153.53 $83.91
2017-2018 $152.85 $141.06 $84.34
2018-2019 $91.10 $157.22 $89.97

Port Phillip City Council Says...

Council have not completed major reconstruction of our sealed local road pavement in the past 60 years. Deflection testing carried out in 2018/19 results indicated the remaining useful life of our Macadam pavements is between 200 to 1000 years. Minor Road realignments are calculated in these figures.

Cost of sealed local road resealing per square metre

Direct cost to council of sealed local road resealing per square metre resealed

Port Phillip City (2018-2019)

$31.12

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

$26.91

All Councils (2018-2019)

$13.24

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Port Phillip City Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 $43.03 $26.28 $13.16
2016-2017 $49.90 $25.04 $11.97
2017-2018 $55.26 $26.56 $13.53
2018-2019 $31.12 $26.91 $13.24

Port Phillip City Council Says...

This measurement compares spray seals with Asphalt mixes. Council only re-sheet using asphalt mixes. Council are now trialling recycled plastic asphalt mix which will assist Council reaching its sustainability targets.

Community satisfaction with sealed local roads

Community satisfaction rating out of 100 with how council has performed on the condition of sealed local roads

Port Phillip City (2018-2019)

68/100

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

68/100

All Councils (2018-2019)

57/100

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Port Phillip City Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 70/100 67/100 55/100
2016-2017 70/100 66/100 54/100
2017-2018 67/100 67/100 55/100
2018-2019 68/100 68/100 57/100

Port Phillip City Council Says...

A slight increase was experienced, compared to 2017/18.