East Orange Harvesting Wetlands
Detailed design plans have been completed and their review is continuing giving particular consideration to construction and operational safety.
An application was made to the Natural Resources Access Regulator to approve the scheme which was advertised on 25 August 2021. The period for submissions closed on the 22 September 2021.
It is anticipated that the Natural Resources Access Regulator will forward concerns raised during the advertising period to Council for comment or clarification prior to making a determination on the application.
Other Major Projects
Future Cities Upgrade – Byng Street and Lords Place
Recently completed road works include the on grade disabled parking in Lords Place and Byng Street, the centre island in Byng Street, and the widening of the roundabout at the Lords Place/Byng Street intersection.
In addition, the hand rail has been installed leading to the main Civic Centre door. The handrails leading to the Theatre will be installed once the rectification and painting of the garden beds has been completed.
Subject to weather, it is currently anticipated that the asphalt works will occur in mid-October.
Future Cities Upgrade – McNamara Street
McNamara Street works are nearing completion with the festoon lights over the McNamara Street car park put up and tested.