Maintenance and Capital Works

Maintenance and Capital Works
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We have an on-going program of capital works, as well as infrastructure upgrades to ensure that standards are kept high. Works and projects We have an on-going program of capital works, as well as infrastructure upgrades to ensure that standards are kept high.  
Buildings
Drainage
Parks
Roads
​2018-19 projects​

A record $90.1 million will be invested in hundreds of projects in 2018-19, including:

  • $31 million for roads and transport;
  • $10.9 million for buildings;
  • $8.1 million for parks and recreation;
  • $7.3 million for town centre upgrades;
  • $3.9 million for footpaths and boardwalks;
  • $3.7 million for bridges;
  • $3.2 million for recreational equipment;
  • $1.7 million for water quality and waterways;
  • $1.3 million for car parks;
  • $1.2 million for stormwater drainage;
  • $250,000 for bus stops.​​

The projects, which have been identified and prioritised for 2018-19, were selected based on the condition of existing assets and feedback from residents.  More than 10,000 residents told us they want Canterbury-Bankstown to be safe and strong; clean and green; prosperous and innovative; moving and integrated; healthy and active; liveable and distinctive; and leading and engaged, by 2028 (see cb.city/cbcity2028)​​.​

2018-2019 Capital Expenditure Program​​

We have an on-going program of capital works as well as upgrades to buildings, parks, playgrounds and roads across the area, to ensure that standards are kept high.

Current projects

Road

Road Rehabilitation - Ryrie Rd, Earlwood

Road Safety Improv​ements - Moreton Street, Lakemba​

Road Resurfacing - Marigold Street, Revesby

Road and Drainage Improvement - Una​ra Street, Campsie​

Night Works - Road Resurfacing - Milton Street, Ashbury

Road Resurfacing - Burton Avenue and Meakin Crescent, Chester Hill​

Footpath

Other

Asbestos Remediation - Peac​e Park, Ashbury​

Amenities​ upgrade - Yatama Park, Clemton Park​

Playing Surface Upgrade - Armour Park - November 2018 to March 2019

Town Centre Up​grade - Canterbury Town Centre Redevelopment (Stage 1)​

Accessibility Improvements - Ashbury Senior Citizens Centre​

Playing Surface Upgrade - Parry Park – 575 Punchbowl Road, Lakemba​

Livvi's Place ​Inclusive Playground - Bankstown City Gardens

Old Yagoona Senior Citizens Club - Demolition​

Pedestrian Crossing Lighting - The Mall, Bankstown at The Appian Way and Jacob Street​

Sports Ligh​ting Upgrade - Earlwood Oval, Earlwood​

New boardwalk - L​ambeth Reserve, Picnic Point

Building Imp​rovement - Henry Lawson Drive, Panania

Field reconstruction​ - Bennett Park, Riverwood

Field reconstruction - Waterwo​rth Park, Earlwood​

New synthetic pitch - Jensen Park, Sefton​

Salt Pan Creek Capp​ing Works

Lift Upgrade - Bankstown Civic Tower

Projects completed in 2017/18​

A total of $22.7 million was invested on roads ​and $5.7 million on footpaths in 2017-18.

​Contact

​​​​For more information, contact Council's Works and Projects Unit ​on 9707 9000​.

Other non-Council related projects impacting local residents

Essential maintenance on Henry Lawson Drive - Sunday 20 January to​ Friday 17 May 2018​

Turrella to Leppington track maintenance - ​15-17 December 2018

Stormwater fencing repairs in Bankstown - December 2018 to January 2019​

The​​​​ Hume Highway 'Meccano Set', Lansdowne - mid​-January 2019 to June 2019

Day and night work - water main renewal in W​aratah Street, Punchbowl - 14 November to 5 December 2018​

Intersection improvements at Canterbury Road and Bexley Road, Campsie

Intersection improvements at Canterbury Road and New Canterbury Road, Dulwich Hill

New and extended clearways on Henry Lawson Drive, Forest Road and Stoney Creek Road -  commencing 5 November 2018

Upgrading Wiley Park Water Pumping Station - Will take approximately 12 months to complete starting October 2018

New and extended weekday clearways on Henry​ Lawson Drive, Forest Road and Stoney Creek Road​

New and extended weekday clearways on Henry Lawson Drive, Forest Road and Stoney Creek Road

Landscaping work continuing, Menai to Bankstown - July to December 2018

Landscaping work continuing, East Hills to Georges H​all - July to December 2018​

Landscaping work continuing, Strathfield to Yagoona - July to December 2018​

​New M5 Bexley North - Barrier removal and placement work & Overhead pedestrian footbridge - from 2 April 2018 for 18 months

Widening of Stacey Street and Fairford Road, Bankstown, by RMS - Commencing mid-2018