Capital works projects update October 2018

 capital_works_roads.jpg

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.

Capital and Operational Project Report October 2018 

 

Suburb

Project Description

Project Update Comments - October 2018

Project Update Comments - year to date

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

No change

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

DUMARESQ STREET END - Independent testing of road surface completed. Issues identified and corrected under supervision of independent consultants. Rectification works complete. Ready for asphalt. Kerb and gutters complete. Footpaths complete. Landscaping commenced. MOREE STREET END - Quantity surveyors report adopted. Awaiting submissions for construction work.

DUMARESQ STREET END - Independent testing of road surface completed. Issues identified and corrected under supervision of independent consultants. Rectification works complete. Ready for asphalt. Kerb and gutters complete. Footpaths complete. Landscaping commenced. MOREE STREET END - Quantity surveyors report adopted. Awaiting submissions for construction work.

St Ives

Putarri Reserve Upgrade

No change

Concept design adopted, preliminary design development commenced.

Lindfield

Lindfield Soldiers Memorial Park Playground Upgrade

Reviewing tree retention & site layout to optimise design.

Community consultation for playground and associated works completed - design development commenced.

Wahroonga

Morona Ave Reserve Playground upgrade

Tender evaluation reported at Council Meeting on 30th October.

Tender evaluation reported at Council Meeting on 30th October.

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

No change

No change

Gordon

Tulkiyan Building – Capital Improvement

Meeting scheduled with Director Community to determine commitment of ongoing funding and new Community representative

Meeting scheduled with Director Community to determine commitment of ongoing funding and new Community representative

East Lindfield

East Lindfield Community Hall - Remedial Works

Awaiting results from community consultation process

Awaiting results from community consultation process

Lindfield

Queen Elizabeth Reserve Tennis Courts Fencing Replacement

Quotations requested from suitable contractors.

Quotations requested from suitable contractors.

West Pymble

Norman Griffiths Oval Upgrade

No change

Norman Griffiths Oval Flood Study reported to Flood Risk Management Committee on 18 September 2018.

Lindfield

Primula Oval Sportsfield Upgrade

Installation of floodlight footings commenced.

Installation of floodlight footings commenced.

Lindfield

Lindfield Library Site

Design team responding to formal pre DA meeting feedback

Project is design only and does not include disposal. DA expected to be lodged December 2018.

Lindfield

Lindfield Village Green - Design Stage

Heads of agreement signed with minor alterations required by TfNSW.

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

Tenders for detailed design and documentation awarded and project inception meeting held.

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.

Lindfield

Lindfield Village Green - Construction

Not due

Construction commencement subject to conclusion of negotiations with Transport for NSW regarding funding.

Local Government Area

Drainage

1. Council drainage network - Tender documentation is being finalised. 2. Gordon Recreation - CCTV completed and design proposal being prepared. 3. Quotations requested from suitable contractors project officer- No change 4. 41 Arnold - Service location and survey partially completed.

1. Council drainage network - Tender documentation is being finalised. 2. Gordon Recreation - CCTV completed and design proposal being prepared. 3. Quotations requested from suitable contractors project officer- No change 4. 41 Arnold - Service location and survey partially completed.

Local Government Area

Drainage

Final design submitted and is being reviewed

Final design submitted and is being reviewed

Local Government Area

Footpath

Total footpaths reconstructed = 6
Total square metres of footpaths reconstructed = 818m2

 

Local Government Area

Footpath

Minor Works Contract approved by Council. Two designs completed and handed to project delivery. Three designs are still in progress.

Minor Works Contract approved by Council. Two designs completed and handed to project delivery. Three designs are still in progress.

Local Government Area

Roads Maintenance (Block Grant)

Work is currently being scheduled.

Work is currently being scheduled.

Lindfield

Lindfield Community Hub - Project Management

EOI put to market during October. Proponent briefing conducted mid October and was well attended. Procurement for Planning Consultants completed and Planner appointed to Major Projects team.

Major milestone of EOI being put to market achieved during October

Turramurra

Turramurra Community Hub - Project Management

Proceeding to prepare the detailed business case as planned and procurement of legal and commercial consultants in underway, as well as procurement of communications and planning advice. KPMG are peer reviewing financial assumptions in business case

Proceeding to prepare the detailed business case as planned

East Killara

Koola Park Upgrade Stage 4 - carparks and surrounds

Awaiting lump sum pricing information and program from selected contractors from the Minor works.

Awaiting lump sum pricing information and program from selected contractors from the Minor works.

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

No change

90% document issue received; arboricultural impact assessment complete; REF completed and authorised.

St Ives

St Ives Village Green Masterplan Implementation Works

Wombat crossing and disability access spaces are being constructed in the St Ives Shopping Village carpark

Wombat crossing and disability access spaces are being constructed in the St Ives Shopping Village carpark

East Killara

Koola Park Upgrade Stage 4 - carparks and surrounds

Quotation requested from suitable contractor.

Quotation requested from suitable contractor.

St Ives

St Ives Village Green New Recreation Precinct

No change

Consultants appointed - project at design development stage pending resolution of building upgrades.

East Lindfield

Lindfield Soldiers Memorial Park New Facilities

Reviewing tree retention & site layout to optimise design.

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 & 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 2020-21

St Ives

St Ives SG Regional Playground & Accessible Toilet - Stage 2

No change

Documentation nearing completion, pre-ordered equipment received, arboricultural impact assessment complete and Environmental Assessment commenced.

St Ives

St Ives Village Green New Playground & Landscaping

No change

Consultants appointed - project at design development stage pending resolution of building upgrades.

St Ives

St Ives Village Green amenities upgrade and extension

Revised architectural plans received and being reviewed.

Architect appointed, concept plans prepared and design development underway.

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

Preliminary layouts commenced.

Preliminary layouts commenced.

Turramurra

Howson Oval carpark upgrade

No change

No change

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

Preliminary layouts being reviewed.

Landscape Masterplan adopted - construction documentation commenced.

Killara

Killara Park Accessible Toilet Block

Site measure by architects 16.10.18.

Architect progressing the preparation of concept and detailed design.

Turramurra

Construction of newly acquired park at Duff Street & Allan

Finalising tender documentation

Finalising tender documentation

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

The community feedback - which includes over 110 completed surveys is being currently analysed and reviewed by relevant staff, prior to the preparation of a preliminary draft concept plan, arboricultural report and internal stakeholder review. A draft concept plan will then be prepared and distributed for community comment prior to reporting results back to Council in the first quarter of 2019.

Irish Town Grove - Works to continue on from 109027 - including construction works.

Roseville

Roseville Park Implementation of Landscape Masterplan

Sydney Water S73 application submitted. Draft documentation to be reviewed.

Stage 1 priority works - Tennis Pavilion design documentation 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)

Planning Proposal submitted to Department for Gateway Determination 2 October 2018

Rezoning of 47 Warrane Road, Roseville Chase (former East Roseville Bowling Club)

Gordon

Reclass and Rezoning - 4 Pennant Avenue, Gordon (former Gordon Bowling Club)

Planning Proposal submitted to Department for Gateway Determination 2 October 2018

Reclass and Rezoning - 4 Pennant Avenue, Gordon (former Gordon Bowling Club)

Killara

Marian Street Theatre Building Renewal

Draft Site Investigation Report received and currently being reviewed

Draft Site Investigation Report received and currently being reviewed

St Ives

St Ives Indoor Courts

No Change

Negotiations continuing with School Infrastructure NSW.

East Lindfield

Lindfield Soldiers Memorial Park - Upgrade of Cricket Nets

Tender evaluation being report to the Council meeting of 30 October

Tender evaluation being report to the Council meeting of 30 October

View previous reports

View capital works project update September 2018

View capital works project update August 2018

View capital works project update July 2018