Capital works projects update December 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.

Capital and Operational Project Report December 2018 

 

Suburb Project Description  Project Update Comments - December 2018  Project Update Comments - year to date 

Local Government Area

Fire breaks and trails

Fire Breaks - maintenance works were completed on the Wyuna to Kippara APZ (BRIMS: HR10070844942) and Bobbin Head Road APZ (BRIMS: HR10070944967). Both APZ's received intensive maintenance to restore them to RFS APZ maintenance standards. 

Fire trails - upgrade works have been identified for the Kissing Point Road and Cove St Fire Trails.  Works will commence in December and continue into the new year. 

Inspections will continue to identify more areas of APZ and Fire Trails which require maintenance / upgrading.

Local

Neighbourhood Centres Revitalisation Program

No change.

Preliminary layouts commenced.

Killara

Marian Street Theatre Building Renewal

Site Investigation Report & initial costings for three (3) re‐development Options is complete. Findings are to be reported to Council in December.

Site Investigation Report & initial costings for three (3) re‐development Options is complete. Findings are to be reported to Council in December.

St Ives

St Ives Indoor Courts

Council was short listed to lodge a stage 2 business case for $5 million in the Greater Sydney Sports Facility Fund. Applications due by 7 December.

Negotiations continuing with School Infrastructure NSW.

Gordon

Tulkiyan Building – Capital Improvement

Remediation work is ongoing.

75% of mould removal is complete.

East Lindfield

East Lindfield Community Hall ‐ Remedial Works

Community consultation is complete. Council report drafted for 26 February 2019. Community consultation is complete. Council report drafted for 26 February 2019.

St Ives

St Ives Cultural and Environmental Education

Centre

Investigations for new location in progress.

Investigations for new location in progress.

Local Government Area

Drainage

  1. Council drainage network ‐ Tender advertised and will be closed on 18/12/18.

     

  2. Gordon Recreation ‐ CCTV completed and design proposal being prepared.

     

  3. Quotations requested from suitable contractors

     

  4. 41 Arnold ‐ Construction has commenced with completion to be confirmed.

     

  5. 77 Roseville Avenue ‐ contract awarded, works commencing 26 November 2018 , date of completion to be advised.
  1. Council drainage network ‐ Tender advertised and will be closed on 18/12/18.

     

  2. Gordon Recreation ‐ CCTV completed and design proposal being prepared.

     

  3. Quotations requested from suitable contractors

     

  4. 41 Arnold ‐ Construction has commenced with completion to be confirmed.

     

  5. 77 Roseville Avenue ‐ contract awarded, works commencing 26 November 2018 , date of completion to be advised.

Local

Government Area

Drainage

Final design submitted and is being reviewed.

Final design submitted and is being reviewed.

St Ives

St Ives Showground Main Car Park Upgrade

Preliminary design commenced ‐ project linked to regional playground.

Preliminary design commenced ‐ project linked to regional playground.

Turramurra

Howson Oval car park upgrade

Scheduled for completion in April. Scheduled for completion in April.

Wahroonga

Wahroonga Park‐ New Accessible Parking

New project per adopted landscape masterplan - full scope of works to be determined.

New project per adopted landscape masterplan ‐ full scope of works to be determined.

Local

Government Area

Footpath

Total footpaths reconstructed = 9

Total square metres of footpaths reconstructed = 913m2

Total footpaths reconstructed = 43

Total square metres of footpaths reconstructed = 4,178m2

 

Local Government Area

Footpath

Minor Works ‐ Two (2) projects constructed, four (4) designs completed and handed to Project Delivery, one design waiting for structural consultant submission, two (2) design in progress.

Minor Works ‐ Two (2) projects constructed, four (4) designs completed and handed to Project Delivery, one design waiting for structural consultant submission, two (2) design in progress.

Lindfield

Lindfield Library Site

Lodgement of the DA is on programme, expected first week of December.

Lodgement of the DA is on programme, expected first week of

December.

Roseville

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

No change.

Planning Proposal submitted to Department for Gateway Determination 2 October 2018.

Gordon

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

No change.

Planning Proposal submitted to Department for Gateway Determination 2 October 2018.

St Ives

Putarri Reserve Upgrade

No change.

Concept design adopted, preliminary design development

commenced.

St Ives

St Ives Showground Landscape Masterplan ‐

Phase 1

Documentation package being finalised for tender.

Playground design documents completed; arboricultural impact

assessment completed; REF completed and authorised; tender package being prepared.

St Ives

St Ives Village Green Masterplan Implementation Works

New wombat crossing in Village Green Parade and accessible car spaces in St Ives Shopping Village carpark nearing completion.

Staged construction of a safe accessible pedestrian route between park and accessible parking spaces in carpark is near complete.

St Ives

Koola Park Upgrade Stage 4 ‐ carparks and

surrounds

Work has commenced. Work has commenced.

St Ives

St Ives Village Green New Recreation Precinct

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

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

East Lindfield

Lindfield Soldiers Memorial Park New Facilities

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

Community consultation for playground and associated works

completed ‐ design development commenced.

St Ives

St Ives Showground Upgrade Works

Project funding linked to the delivery of the Regional Playground & associated site upgrades - full scope of works to be determined.

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

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.

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.

Pymble

Robert Pymble Park Masterplan

No change.

Preliminary Draft Landscape Masterplan prepared.

Gordon

Gordon Recreation Ground Masterplan

Preliminary layouts being reviewed.

Preliminary Draft Landscape Masterplan prepared.

Killara

Killara Park Accessible Toilet Block

Architect engaged to prepare concept and detailed design.

Architect engaged to prepare concept and detailed design.

Turramurra

Construction of newly acquired park at Duff

Street & Allan

Tender closed, currently being evaluated. Tender closed, currently being evaluated.

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

Second round of consultation has commenced.

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

Roseville

Roseville Park Implementation of Landscape

Masterplan

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.

Lindfield

Lindfield Soldiers Memorial Park Playground

Upgrade

Reviewing tree retention & site layout to optimise design outcomes.

Community consultation for playground and associated works

completed ‐ design development commenced.

Wahroonga

Morona Ave Reserve Playgound upgrade

Works commenced.

 Morona Ave Reserve Playground upgrade

St Ives

St Ives SG Regional Playground & Accessible Toilet ‐ Stage 2

Tender being advertised with closing date in February 2019.

St Ives SG Regional Playground & Accessible Toilet - Stage 2

St Ives

St Ives Village Green New Playground & Landscaping

No change.

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

Gordon

Gordon Recreation Ground Playground

Upgrade

Drainage work is currently being planned.

Gordon Recreation Ground Playground Upgrade.

St Ives

St Ives Village Green amenities upgrade and extension

Revised architectural plans being reviewed.

Architect appointed, concept plans prepared and design development underway.

Gordon

New Street ‐ 32 Dumaresq to Moree Street

No change.

New Street - 32 Dumaresq to Moree Street.

Local Government Area

Roads Maintenance (Block Grant)

Planning has commenced.

Roads Maintenance (Block Grant).

Lindfield

Queen Elizabeth Reserve Tennis Courts Fencing

Replacement

Contractor appointed and works programmed to commence in

January 2019.

Queen Elizabeth Reserve Tennis Courts Fencing Replacement.

East Lindfield

Lindfield Soldiers Memorial Park ‐ Upgrade of

Cricket Nets

Slab has been poured.

Lindfield Soldiers Memorial Park - Upgrade of Cricket Nets.

West Pymble

Norman Griffiths Oval Upgrade

Stakeholder consultation held with sports club on feasibility and high cost of proposed synthetic upgrade within flood basin. Project on hold pending outcome of investigations on alternative synthetic field site at Mimosa Oval.

Norman Griffiths Oval Flood Study reported to Flood Risk Management Committee on 18 September 2018. Preliminary stakeholder consultation held with sporting club. Alternative site for synthetic field is being investigated.

Lindfield

Primula Oval Sportsfield Upgrade

Works complete. Works complete.

St Ives

St Ives Showground Main Arena Sportsfield

Expansion

No change.

New project. Full scope of works yet to be determined.

Local Government Area

Town Centre & Urban Design ‐ Planning Study Updates

Background studies for Lindfield and Turramurra Local Centres are in final draft stage. Consultants have been engaged for St Ives local centre with Stage 1 reports due end of December 2018. Gordon not commenced on consideration of Major Project Steering Committee.

Ongoing studies for local centres masterplanning.

Gordon

St Johns Avenue ‐ Project Management

Public Doman Coordinator commenced on 19th November. Internal meetings commenced to scope project and develop project brief.

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

Public Doman Coordinator commenced on 19th November. Internal meetings commenced to scope project and develop project brief.

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.

Lindfield

Lindfield Village Green ‐ Design Stage

Tender and award for Detailed Design consultancy has been completed and is now underway. Negotiations with TfNSW are ongoing.

Tender and award for Detailed Design consultancy has been completed and is now underway. Negotiations with TfNSW are ongoing.

Gordon

Gordon Civic Hub ‐ Project Management

No change.

MPSC recommended that roles and decisions for both planning and property development functions be resolved prior to re‐establishing the project.

Lindfield

Lindfield Village Green ‐ Project Management

No change.

Tender and award for Detailed Design consultancy has been completed and is now underway. Negotiations with TfNSW are ongoing.

Lindfield

Lindfield Village Green ‐ Construction

No change.

Detailed design for documentation to tender for construction has commenced. Tender for construction is expected in May 2019 pending conclusion of negotiations with TfNSW.

Lindfield

Lindfield Community Hub ‐ Project Management

A strong response was received from the marketplace to the invitation to submit an expression of interest for the Lindfield Village Hub project with 18 responses received. Staff and consultants are evaluating the submissions, and propose to take a report to Council in December 2018, recommending a Tender shortlist.

EOIs evaluated and shortlist of proposed tenderers being prepared.

Turramurra

Turramurra Community Hub ‐ Project Management

Proceeding to prepare the detailed business case as planned. Further engagement with legal advisers pending legal panel establishment.

Proceeding to prepare the detailed business case as planned.

Local

Government Area

Street Signage Audit

Documentation is progress for proposed Tender for the supply and installation pf new signage.

Street Signage Audit.

Turramurra

Stormwater harvesting and reuse project ‐

Kent Oval

No change.

Carry forward for Bannockburn Oval stormwater harvesting project.

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