Capital works projects update

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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.

August 2018 Capital and Operational Project Report

Suburb Project Description Project Update Comments - August 2018 Project Update Comments - year to date (August 2018)
Local Government Area Town Centre & Urban Design - Planning Study Updates No change Ongoing studies for local centres masterplanning.
Gordon St Johns Avenue - Project Management No change 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.
Turramurra Streetscape Works Eastern Rd (West Side,Rohini St-Olive Lane No change 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.
Gordon Gordon Civic Hub - Project Management Project to be reinitiated following Council resolution of Gordon Public Realm Committee issue. 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 Proof rolling of the sub-base has commenced.
St Ives Putarri Reserve Upgrade No change Concept design adopted, preliminary design development commenced.
Lindfield Lindfield Soldiers Memorial Park Playground Upgrade No change Community consultation for playground and associated works completed - design development commenced.
WAHROONG Morona Ave Reserve Playgound upgrade Project issued for tender. Community consultation undertaken and tender documentation prepared.
St Ives St Ives Cultural and Environmental Education Centre No change Investigations for new location in progress.
Turramurra Stormwater harvesting and reuse project - Kent Oval No change Carry forward for Bannockburn Oval stormwater harvesting project.
Local Government Area Street Signage Audit Sample blades have been ordered for further consultation.
Gordon Tulkiyan Building – Capital Improvement No change Work has commenced on restoring the building. An assessment of the external structure is due to commence next month.
East Lindfield East Lindfield Community Hall - Remedial Works Council has adopted the draft Community Facilities Strategy Part 1 which will be referred to in the communication strategy as part of the community consultation process.
Lindfield Queen Elizabeth Reserve Tennis Courts Fencing Replacement No change New project. Scope of works to be determined.
West Pymble Norman Griffiths Oval Upgrade Options discussed with user groups. Concept plans prepared. Design to be revisited to consider hydraulic and open space design options and assess cost benefit.
Lindfield Primula Oval Sportsfield Upgrade Planning Impact Assessment for lighting design being assessed. Sportsfield lighting contractor appointed. Final scope of landscape and sportsfield improvements to be determined post completion of lighting upgrade.
Lindfield Lindfield Library Site Awaiting scehduling of Pre-DA meeting (by others) Project is Design only and does not include disposal. DA soon to be lodged.
Lindfield Lindfield Village Green - Design Stage Heads of agreement approved by Council on 28 August 2018 and returned to TfNSW for signing. 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 Preparation of documentation for detailed documentation tender commenced. 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 Not due Construction commencement subject to conclusion of negotiations with Transport for NSW regarding funding.
Local Government Area Drainage No change 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 Roseville Avenue - Drainage work is currently in the design process.
4. 41 Arnold Street - Drainage work is currently in the design process.
Local Government Area Drainage No change A brief for a design consultant is currently being drafted for Oliver Road and Trafalgar Avenue.
Local Government Area Footpath No change Total footpaths reconstructed = 7
Total square metres of footpaths reconstructed = 361m2
Local Government Area Footpath No change 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) No change Work is being scheduled and work has not commenced.
Lindfield Lindfield Community Hub - Project Management No change 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.
Turramurra Turramurra Community Hub - Project Management No change Proceeding to prepare the detailed business case as planned.
St Ives St Ives Showground Main Car Park Upgrade No change Preliminary design commenced - project linked to regional playground.
St Ives St Ives Showground Landscape Masterplan - Phase 1 With consultants for final design finalisation prior to environmental approval. PRMF project funding linked to the delivery of the Regional Playground.
St Ives St Ives Village Green Masterplan Implementation Works No change 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 car parked handed to Operations 28 August 2018 Stage 4 carpark design of front area - approval pending environmental assessment and Native Title investigation.
St Ives St Ives Village Green New Recreation Precinct No change Consultants appointed for New Recreation Precinct with project currently at design development stage pending resolution of building upgrades.
East Lindfield Lindfield Soldiers Memorial Park New Facilities No change Community consultation for playground and associated works completed - design development commenced.
St Ives St Ives Showground Upgrade Works No change 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 No change 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 With consultants for final design finalisation prior to environmental approval. Documentation nearing completion in preparation for final arboriculture assessment and environmental approval.
St Ives St Ives Village Green New Playground & Landscaping With consultants for final design finalisation prior to environmental approval. 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 Reviewing final concept drawings Architects appointed and concept plans prepared.
St Ives St Ives Showground Main Arena Sportsfield Expansion No change New project. Full scope of works yet to be determined.
Local Government Area Neighbourhood Centres Revitalisation Program No change Babbage Rd Shops initial concept adopted by Council for consultation. Further works required in accordance with the adopted program.
Turramurra Howson Oval carpark upgrade No change New project. Scope of works to be determined.
Wahroonga Wahroonga Park- New Accessible Parking No change New project per adopted landscape masterplan - full scope of works to be determined.
Pymble Robert Pymble Park Masterplan No change Preliminary Draft Landscape Masterplan prepared.
Gordon Gordon Recreation Ground Masterplan No change Landscape Masterplan adopted - construction documentation commenced.
Killara Killara Park Accessible Toilet Block No change Conservation Management Plan completed - architect appointed for preparation of concept and detailed design.
Turramurra Construction of newly acquired park at Duff Street & Allan Environmental approval and final engineering designs received Boyds Orchard Park - documentation complete pending further engineering advice and environmental approval prior to tender.
St Ives Hassall Park Implementation of Master Plan No change New project - full scope of masterplan works to be determined.
Turramurra Irish Town Grove Playground Landscape Works Public survey issued. Consultation commenced. Irish Town Grove - Works to continue on from 109027 - including construction works.
Roseville Roseville Park Implementation of Landscape Masterplan No change Stage 1 works priority works - Tennis Pavilion designs underway.
Roseville Park Upgrade - Roseville park Not due Roseville Park upgrade works to compliment the new Tennis Pavilion and balance of masterplan works.
Gordon Gordon Recreation Ground Playground Upgrade No change Landscape Masterplan adopted - construction documentation commenced.
Local Government Area Fire breaks and trails Not due 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.
Roseville Rezoning of 47 Warrane Road, Roseville Chase (former East Roseville Bowling Club) No change 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.
Gordon Reclass and Rezoning - 4 Pennant Avenue,Gordon (former Gordon Bowling Club) No change 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 Marian Street Theatre Building Renewal Not due Marian Street Theatre - Quotations being sort for Site Investigation Report.
St Ives St Ives Indoor Courts Both parties quantity surveyors scheduled to meet. Negotiations continuing with School Infrastructure NSW.
East Lindfield Lindfield Soldiers Memorial Park - Upgrade of Cricket Nets Project issued for tender. Tender documentation prepared.

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View capital works project update July 2018