Capital Works Highlights 2018/19

Playgrounds, Parks and Gardens 

Completed

In Construction

Planning Phase

  • Flagship Park
    The Lakes Reserve, Taylors Lakes ($1.95m).
    • Two components:
      Shared User Path along Taylors Creek schedule to start in January 2019. 
      Playground/picnic area scheduled to start in March 2019.

Pathways

Completed

  • Local Cycle Route Connection Program ($130,000) 
  • Extend Kororoit Creek Shared User Path
    From Wright Street Bridge south to pedestrian bridge.
  • Harvester Road Shared User Path
    Sunshine ($1.86m)
  • Kororoit Creek Share User Path Extension
    From Davitt Drive to Abercairn Court, Deer Park ($199,000)

Planning Phase

  • Sydenham Rail Corridor Shared User Path Upgrade
    From Gilmour Road to Furlong Road, Sunshine North ($569,000)
  • Taylors Creek Shared User Path Extension
    From Hart Place to Rowlandson Place, Taylors Lakes ($246,000)
  • 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

In Construction

  • Sports Ground Redevelopment- McKechnie Reserve 
    Playing Surface replacement of soccer pitch 1  including drainage, irrigation, perimeter fencing, coaches boxes
    $900,000 
  • New Sports Pavilion- Errington Reserve
    New Football/Cricket/Tennis/Kabaddi and Community pavilion to include change rooms, social rooms, kitchen, meeting room, first aid and public toilets
    $4,572,000

Planning Phase

  • Female Friendly Change Room upgrades
    Refurbishment of change room facilities to make female friendly at Lionheart Football/Cricket, John McLeod Football/Cricket, Keilor Park Football/Cricket, Keilor Park Softball, Keilor Lodge Soccer and Keilor Rec Football/Cricket 
    $2,012,000
  • Sports Ground Lighting Upgrade
    New and upgraded lighting to 100 Lux LED at Ainsworth Football/Cricket, Ralph Soccer, Churchill Soccer 1 & 3, Ardeer Soccer, Larissa Soccer and Keilor Lodge Soccer 3
    $1,600,000
  • New Sports Pavilion Designs
    Design of sports pavilions at More Park, Delahey Reserve and Bon Thomas Reserve Stage 2
    $300,000

Town Centres

Completed

Planning Phase

  • Errington Precinct Master Plan, St Albans Stage 4 – Princess Street Upgrade. Works schedule to start early January 2019. ($1.175m)
  • St Albans Town Centre – works to integrate grade separation. ($500,000)
  • St Albans Streetscape Upgrades. ($280,000)
  • Hampshire Road Masterplan Stage 3 design.
  • Hampshire Road Masterplan Stage 4. Works scheduled to start early January 2019. ($1.6m)
  • Albion Station Access Improvements. Works scheduled to start early 2019. ($500,000)

Traffic Management

In Construction

  • Fosters Road, Keilor Park – Roadworks and retail streetscape enhancements
  • Maxweld Street, Ardeer -  Roadworks near a local activity centre and a local school 
  • Goldsmith Ave, Delahey - Road Rehabilitation Works - Road closure from March - June 2019