Weir removal to delay traffic

WORK to temporarily remove Mildura Weir is expected to start on Monday to deal with increased flows in the Murray River.

Acting executive director of river ­management for the Murray-Darling Basin Authority Andrew Reynolds said river users should take into account changing water levels.

“This is important preparation for higher flows down the Murray, which are expected to start affecting the river at Mildura next week,” Mr Reynolds said. 

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