General News

7 April, 2022

New crossing named

A PEDESTRIAN crossing under construction across a seasonal creek as part of Stage 12 of Amaroo Estate will be named after the man who was an integral contributor to the design and development of the residential subdivision, as well as numerous other developments throughout Mareeba.

Mareeba Shire Council approved the request the developers of Amaroo Estate, BTM & S Stankovich Pty Ltd, that the pedestrian bridge after Lance Dodds of Benchmark Survey & Design. 

Mr Dodds passed away in May 2021. 

Council agreed to allow the develoepors to name the crossing either the “Lance Dodds Crossing” or “Lance Dodds Way”. 

Council was advised that the family of Lance Dodds had been consulted and consented to the naming of the crossing.


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