Projects & Works

Bathers Way - Shortland Esplanade South

Council is upgrading the southern section of Shortland Esplanade and Church Street, extending from Zaara Street to Watt Street in Newcastle.

Blue Gum Road High Pedestrian Area

Blue Gum Road in Jesmond will become a 40km/h High Pedestrian Area between Newcastle Road and Janet Street.

Boronia Avenue Drainage Rehabilitation

Council is rehabilitating the stormwater infrastructure in Boronia Avenue, Adamstown Heights.

Bourke Street drainage rehabilitation

Council is rehabilitating the aging stormwater infrastructure in Bourke Street, Carrington, between Robertson Street and Coe Street.

Carrington Stormwater Cleaning

Council is currently undertaking work to remove debris from pipelines which will ensure maximum pipe flow capacity.

Carrington Tide Gates

Council is repairing 13 existing tide gates and installing three additional tide gates across six sites in Carrington.

City Hall Conservation - Southern facade and entry

Council is restoring the southern and part of the eastern sandstone façade of City Hall.

Community Information

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Cowper Street Bridge Lighting Upgrade

Council has replaced the pedestrian lights on Cowper Street bridge to improve both safety and usability.

John T Bell Drive, Maryland Pavement Rehabilitation

Council is undertaking road reconstruction in John T Bell Drive from Boundary Road to McNaughton Avenue, Maryland in two stages.

Kotara Park and Park Avenue works

Council is undertaking work at Kotara Park to address current stormwater issues.

Lambton Traffic Improvements

Council is making improvements to two intersections in Lambton to improve both safety and usability.

Lloyd Street Reserve Drainage Rehabilitation

Council is upgrading the existing drainage infrastructure from Gregory Crescent Merewether to reduce the overland flow impacts received by Scenic Drive residents.

Minmi Road, Wallsend - Road Improvements

We're undertaking road improvements on Minmi Road in Wallsend, including new street lighting, road widening and road resurfacing.

North Stockton Boat Ramp Upgrade

Council is upgrading the existing trailer parking, building a new amenities building, and landscaping the area to provide more efficient parking, improve storm water drainage and amenity.

Parker Street Drainage Rehabilitation

Council is rehabilitating the stormwater drainage network upstream of Throsby Creek between the Elizabeth Street culvert and the Hymix site on Parker Street in Carrington.

Patrick Street Intersection Improvements

We're carrying out intersection improvement works on Patrick Street at Watkins Street and Frederick Street in Merewether.

Richmond Vale Rail Trail

The Richmond Vale Rail Trail is proposed to run along the former Richmond Vale rail line between Kurri Kurri and Hexham, along the former Chichester to Newcastle water pipeline between Shortland and Tarro, and through the Hunter Wetlands National...

Road Rehabilitation and Resurfacing

Road rehabilitation and resurfacing works scheduled for 2015/2016

Samdon to Swan Street shared pathway

We're constructing 230m of off-road shared pathway on the northern side of Donald Street from Samdon to Swan Street in Hamilton.

South Newcastle Seawall Remediation

We're carrying out remediation works on the Newcastle South seawall between Newcastle Skate Park and King Edward Park.

St James Road Kerb Extension and Refuge

Council is constructing a kerb extension and pedestrian refuge at the intersection of St James Road and Royal Street in New Lambton.

Stockton and Kooragang Island Shared Path Construction

Council is upgrading cycling accessibility between Stockton and Kooragang Island.

Stockton Laneways Drainage Rehabilitation

We're undertaking drainage works in three laneways in Stockton to address localised stormwater ponding.

Stockton Beach Seawall Rehabilitation

Council is designing an underground rock sea wall at Stockton Beach to ensure the long term stability and protection of coastal assets.

Streeton Place and Pride Avenue Reserves

Council is upgrading the pathways in Streeton Place and Pride Avenue Reserve in Lambton.

Tooke Street Cooks Hill Kerb Ramps

Council is constructing kerb ramps along Tooke Street in Cooks Hill, between Corlette Street and Dawson Street.

Upper Reserve Wallsend Amenities Refurbishment

Council is upgrading this amenities block at Upper Reserve in Wallsend, including new accessible dressing areas, toilets and referee area.

Victory Parade Pedestrian and Cyclist Crossing

Council is trialling a combined pedestrian-cycle crossing on Victory Parade in Wallsend.

Wallsend Pioneers Memorial Hall Refurbishment

Council is carrying out internal refurbishments, window replacement, and installing air conditioning in the Wallsend Pioneers Memorial Hall.