Capital Works Highlights 2017/18

Playgrounds, Parks and Gardens 

Completed

In Construction

Planning Phase

Works for surburban and neighbourhood parks upgrade include path upgrade, new playground, bbq, park furniture, and extensive tree planting.

  • Nature Places - Matthews Hill Reserve, Sunshine 
    Create a system of trails, points of interest and interpretive signage close to playgrounds and protected conservation zones
    $96,000

Pathways

Completed

  • Local Cycle Route Connection Program
    Apollo Rd to Sunshine Ave: between Taylors Lakes and Taylors Lakes Shopping Centre
    $130,000

In Construction

  • East-West Transmission Line Cycle Path - M80 Trail to Kororoit Creek
    New off-road 3m wide concrete path from Stradbroke Drv to Percy St, St Albans; and
    On-road lane along Percy St to Main Road West, St Albans
    $300,000
  • Harvester Rd Off-Road Cycle Path
    Path to connect Sunshine Station to the Anderson Rd
    $1,150,000 (Project requires external funding to proceed)

Planning Phase

  • On-Road Cycling Route Program
    Duke St, Sunshine (southern section)
    $100,000
  • Sydenham Rail Corridor Bicycle Track
    Development of the off-road cycling route linking the Sydenham, St Albans and Sunshine Town Centres
    $450,000

Sports Facilities

Completed

In Construction

  • Pavilion Development: Arthur Beachley Reserve 
    New sports/soccer pavilion. Designed in 2016/2017; construction in 2017/2018.
    $1,400,000

Planning Phase

  • Sports Reserve Car Parking Upgrade: Bon Thomas Reserve
    Seal existing gravel car park at pavilion for development of a new sports pavilion and increased use of the reserve
    $380,000

  • Cricket Net Replacement ProgramDempster Park Reserve
    Upgrade or replace cricket nets in sporting facilities
    $320,000

  • Keilor Park Sports Precinct Car Park Upgrade
    $950,000

Town Centres

In Construction

  • Sunshine Town Centre - Hampshire Road Upgrade, Stage 2B
    From Devonshire Road to Brimbank Community & Civic Centre
    $750,000 

Planning Phase

  • Errington Precinct Master Plan, Stage 4: Princess St Upgrade
    Upgrade of Princess St as a shared zone/pedestrian friendly street to connect St Albans Station and bus interchange forecourt to the Community and Performing Arts Centre
    $800,000
  • St Albans Town Centre Car Park
    Construction of at-grade car park to provide additional parking spaces (approx. 34)
    $250,000

  • St Albans Town Centre - Streetscape Upgrades: Elaine Street, Stage 2  
    To improve pedestrian accessibility; create consistent pavement throughout the activity centre.
    $400,000

  • Albion Station - Access Improvements
    Improvements to station access for pedestrians, public transport and vehicles around Sydney St and Ballarat Rd. 
    $500,000
     

Traffic Management

In Construction

  • Construction/modification of Roundabouts
    To improve safety and traffic movements at Bond Dve/Parmelia Dve intersection
    $200,000

Planning Phase

  • Traffic Signals 
    Installation of 2 pedestrian crossings at Harvester Rd and Foundry Rd, Sunshine; and contribution to traffic signals and civil works at Hume Dve/Overton Lea Bvd
    $850,000 
  • Modified T-intersection Treatments
    Improve safety of traffic movements Dickson St/Gertrude St intersection, Sunshine
    $160,000

  • Roadworks
    Browne Avenue, Denton Ave to Furlong Rd, St Albans
    $805,000

    Byrne Street, Railway Pde to Poole St, Deer Park
    $300,000

    Cleveland Street, Disraeli St to Main Rd West, St Albans
    $367,000

    Conrad Street, Theodore St to East Esplanade, St Albans
    $570,000

    Cumberland Street, Phoenix St to Suffolk Rd, Sunshine North
    $605,000

    Cynthia Court, Catherine Drv to ends, Hillside
    $389,000

    Davey Street, Young St to Collenso St, Sunshine West
    $290,000

    Erebus Street, Queensbury St to Spence St, Keilor Park
    $531,000

    Fraser Street, Western end to Change of seal at # 27/33, Sunshine
    $993,000

    Fremont Parade, Austral Ple (#27) to Dinnell St, Sunshine West
    $546,000

    Galena Crescent, Kuring Drv to Paraburdoo La, Kings Park
    $685,000

    Heron Avenue, Furlong Rd to Tania St, Sunshine North
    $618,000

    Hibiscus Drive, Oleander Drv to O'Brien Drv, St Albans
    $294,000

    Kerry Court, Browne Ave to end, St Albans
    $149,000

    Lachlan Road, Gum St to western end, Sunshine West
    $972,000

    Lancelot Court, Paraburdoo La to end, Kings Park
    $316,000

    Lillypilly Crescent, Grevillea Rd to Rex St, Kings Park
    $328,000

    Marcellin Court, Ballarat Rd to End, Deer Park
    $424,000

    Oleander Drive, Hibiscus Drv to change of seal at #90, St Albans
    $835,000

    Paringa Drive, Wahgunyah Drv to Main Rd East, St Albans
    $660,000

    Perth Avenue, Selwyn St to Ballarat Rd service road, Albion
    $1,000,000

    Pottenger Way, Browne Ave to end, St Albans
    $650,000

    Redbank Court, Nariel Rd (change of seal) to End, Kings Park
    $302,000

    Station Place, Monash St to Withers St, Sunshine
    $492,000

    Tamar Drive, Warrington Cr to Billingham Rd, Deer Park
    $1,035,000

    Wendy Way, Oldfield Str to Lachlan Rd, Sunshine West
    $388,000

    Young Street,Bell St to Ridgeway Pde, Sunshine West
    $660,000