PREMIER Denis Napthine has foreshadowed property developments and upgrades at Dutton Way following the completion of the area’s $3.4 million sewerage scheme.
The $3.4 million scheme, officially opened by Dr Napthine on Friday, will allow 168 developed lots to be connected to a reticulated sewerage service.
Landowners who have vacant lots and want to build houses, subject to Glenelg Shire Council approvals, will be able to have their properties connected to the service.
Dr Napthine said Dutton Way was a popular area with more than 200 people calling it home, swelling to more than 1000 people during peak tourist periods.
“This will allow people an opportunity to develop their properties,” he said.
“This scheme removes the environmental and health risks posed by the out-dated septic system which discharges into the high groundwater table, the same water used for Dutton Way’s non-potable supply,” Dr Napthine said.
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