Capital works project update July 2018

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Council has an on-going program of capital works and upgrades to buildings, parks, playgrounds and roads across Ku-ring-gai.

Stay updated on the progress of these projects via our Monthly Capital and Operational Project Report.

July 2018 Capital and Operational Project Report

Suburb Project description Project update comments - July 2018
Pymble Robert Pymble Park Masterplan Preliminary Draft Landscape Masterplan prepared.
West Pymble Norman Griffiths Oval Upgrade Concept plans prepared. Design to be revisited to consider hydraulic and open space design options and assess cost benefit.
Turramurra Streetscape Works Eastern Rd (West Side,Rohini St-Olive Lane This work forms part of a broader planning study for Turramurra Local Centre. Work has commenced including updating traffic counts. New position of Public Domain Coordinator currently being finalised whose role will be to manage this project.
Turramurra Stormwater harvesting and reuse project - Kent Oval Carry forward for Bannockburn Oval stormwater harvesting project.
Turramurra Turramurra Community Hub - Project Management Proceeding to prepare the detailed business case as planned.
Turramurra Howson Oval carpark upgrade New project. Scope of works to be determined.
Turramurra Construction of newly acquired park at Duff Street & Allan Boyds Orchard Park - documentation complete pending further engineering advice and environmental approval prior to tender.
Turramurra Irish Town Grove Playground Landscape Works Irish Town Grove - Works to continue on from 109027 - including construction works.
Gordon St Johns Avenue - Project Management This project forms part of a broader study for the Gordon Local Centre Plan. This work has commenced with preparation of project briefs. New position of Public Domain Coordinator currently being finalised whose role will be to manage this project.
Gordon Gordon Civic Hub - Project Management This project was placed on hold by way of Council resolution on 10 April 2018. Recommencement currently linked to establishment of Gordon Public Realm Committee which has not been finalised by Council.
Gordon New Street - 32 Dumaresq to Moree Street Construction of the new link road between Dumaresq to Moree Street has commenced. The progress of this project is reliant on the developer's progress. The project is approximately 10% complete.
Gordon Gordon Library - HVAC Replacement The new air conditioning system at Gordon Library has been installed and is operational.
Gordon Tulkiyan Building – Capital Improvement Work has commenced on restoring the building. An assessment of the external structure is due to commence next month.
Gordon Gordon Recreation Ground Masterplan Landscape Masterplan adopted - construction documentation commenced.
Gordon Gordon Recreation Ground Playground Upgrade Landscape Masterplan adopted - construction documentation commenced.
Gordon Reclass and Rezoning - 4 Pennant Avenue,Gordon (former Gordon Bowling Club) Draft Planning Proposal documentation prepared by external consultants. Currently being reviewed for referral to the Ku-ring-gai Planning Panel's meeting in September 2018.
Killara Killara Park Accessible Toilet Block Conservation Management Plan completed - architect appointed for preparation of concept and detailed design.
Killara Marian Street Theatre Building Renewal Marian Street Theatre - Quotations being sort for Site Investigation Report.
East Killara Koola Park Oval Amenities, Changerooms Only There is insufficient funding to carry out the amenity and change room upgrade in accordance with the current building codes and the club's requirement. The upgrade has been deferred for future capital programs.
Roseville Roseville Park Implementation of Landscape Masterplan Stage 1 works priority works - Tennis Pavilion designs underway.
Roseville Park Upgrade - Roseville park Roseville Park upgrade works to compliment the new Tennis Pavilion and balance of masterplan works.
Roseville Rezoning of 47 Warrane Road, Roseville Chase (former East Roseville Bowling Club) Draft Planning Proposal documentation prepared by external consultants. Currently being reviewed for referral to the Ku-ring-gai Planning Panel's meeting in September 2018.
Lindfield Lindfield Soldiers Memorial Park Playground Upgrade Community consultation for playground and associated works completed - design development commenced.
Lindfield Queen Elizabeth Reserve Tennis Courts Fencing Replacement New project. Scope of works to be determined.
Lindfield Primula Oval Sportsfield Upgrade Sportsfield lighting contractor appointed. Final scope of landscape and sportsfield improvements to be determined post completion of lighting upgrade.
Lindfield Lindfield Library Site Project is Design only and does not include disposal. DA soon to be lodged.
Lindfield Lindfield Village Green - Design Stage Initial design was approved in November 2017. Council subsequently resolved to lodge a S96 for an additional level of basement carparking. S96 approved on 1 August 2018. Negotiations with Transport for NSW for funding of commuter parking ongoing.
Lindfield Lindfield Village Green - Project Management Ongoing project. Initial design was approved. Initial design was approved in November 2017. Council subsequently resolved to lodge a S96 for an additional level of basement carparking. S96 approved on 1 August 2018. Negotiations with Transport for NSW for funding of commuter parking ongoing. Preparation of documentation for tender on hold pending conclusion of negotiations with Transport for NSW regarding funding.
Lindfield Lindfield Village Green - Construction Construction commencement subject to conclusion of negotiations with Transport for NSW regarding funding.
Lindfield Lindfield Community Hub - Project Management EOI is in development and on track for release on 2nd October 2018, subject to Council approval at an OMC on 25 September 2018. Technical Advisor tender is currently being negotiated. The Technical Advisor is there to assist with the development of the RFDP documentation and updated Masterplan.
East Lindfield East Lindfield Community Hall - Remedial Works Community consultation is scheduled to commence in September.
East Lindfield Lindfield Soldiers Memorial Park New Facilities Community consultation for playground and associated works completed - design development commenced.
St Ives Putarri Reserve Upgrade Concept design adopted, preliminary design development commenced.
St Ives St Ives Cultural and Environmental Education Centre Investigations for new location in progress.
St Ives St Ives Showground Main Car Park Upgrade Preliminary design commenced - project linked to regional playground.
St Ives St Ives Showground Landscape Masterplan - Phase 1 PRMF project funding linked to the delivery of the Regional Playground.
St Ives St Ives Village Green Masterplan Implementation Works Consultants appointed for New Recreation Precinct with project currently at design development stage pending resolution of building upgrades.
St Ives Koola Park Upgrade Stage 4 - carparks and surrounds Stage 4 carpark design of front area - approval pending environmental assessment and Native Title investigation.
St Ives St Ives Village Green New Recreation Precinct Consultants appointed for New Recreation Precinct with project currently at design development stage pending resolution of building upgrades.
St Ives St Ives Showground Upgrade Works Project funding linked to the delivery of the regional playground and associated site upgrades - full scope of works to be determined.
St Ives St Ives VG & William Cowan Oval Implementation of Masterplan Consultants appointed for high priority New Recreation Precinct project . Balance of funds to be used for landscape masterplan implementation with full scope of works to be determined , expenditure likely to be in 2020-21.
St Ives St Ives SG Regional Playground & Accessible Toilet - Stage 2 Documentation nearing completion in preparation for final arboriculture assessment and environmental approval.
St Ives St Ives Village Green New Playground & Landscaping Consultants appointed for New Recreation Precinct with project currently at design development stage pending resolution of building upgrades.
St Ives St Ives Village Green amenities upgrade and extension Architects appointed and concept plans prepared.
St Ives St Ives Showground Main Arena Sportsfield Expansion New project. Full scope of works yet to be determined.
St Ives Hassall Park Implementation of Master Plan New project - full scope of masterplan works to be determined.
St Ives St Ives Indoor Courts Negotiations continuing with School Infrastructure NSW.
Local Government Area Town Centre & Urban Design - Planning Study Updates Ongoing studies for local centres masterplanning.
Local Government Area Street Signage Audit The proposed design for the new street blades is complete. The audit for all current street and directional signs is complete.
Local Government Area Drainage 1. A request for tender is currently being drafted for condition assessment services for Council's drainage network.
2. Gordon Recreation - Drainage inspection has commenced.
3. 77 Rosedale Avenue - Drainage work is currently in the design process.
4. 66 Arnold Street - Drainage work is currently in the design process.
Local Government Area Drainage A brief for a design consultant is currently being drafted for Oliver Road and Trafalgar Avenue.
Local Government Area Footpath Total footpaths reconstructed = 7
Total square metres of footpaths reconstructed = 361m2
Local Government Area Footpath The footpath in Pentecost Avenue is complete. All other footpath construction work is awaiting the adoption of Council's new Minor Works Contract which is scheduled to be reported to Council in September.
Local Government Area Roads Maintenance (Block Grant) Work is being scheduled and work has not commenced.
Local Government Area Neighbourhood Centres Revitalisation Program Babbage Rd Shops initial concept adopted by Council for consultation. Further works required in accordance with the adopted program.
Local Government Area Fire breaks and trails Planning has commenced to identify priority works on Council's fire trail and APZ network to improve access and maintenance opportunity. Need to set up contracts. Fire trail networks have been identified. Bushfire Officer Role.
Wahroonga Wahroonga Park- New Accessible Parking New project per adopted landscape masterplan - full scope of works to be determined.