Thanks, what you are saying is true.
It had never been flooded.
Recommendation was due to an open drain adjoining the site.
So now the builder is ready to jump at the chance to rip some money from it, as the developer only suggested this to the council!!!
Hi Bargain Hunter,
Thank you for the reply.
As far as I know, it was a recommendation by the stormwater engineer after the DA approval was give as the site supervisor thought land might get flooded.
Sadly can't contact the stormwater engineer during the holiday season :-(
I was advised by the council to do the following for a duplex building.
council stormwater engineer had recommended the following steps to be taken by the builder;
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I have encountered difficulties with the builder at Port Macquarie and I would be grateful if anyone could provide me advice on how to proceed.
After the DA was granted the builder?s construction manager noted that the land could be subject to flooding. They informed the council and the...