Marrickville Road East streetscape improvements

This section of Marrickville Road connects Marrickville town centre with Sydenham Station. Council is seeking your input on how to improve the streetscape in order to provide a safe, enjoyable street for all.

View a map of the area Council is planning to improve.

Take the survey below to help us understand your thoughts on what the area should look and be like in five years time


Background

Council has identified the critical roles that Marrickville Road East performs as:

  • an interface with businesses in the area
  • a through road and bus route
  • a pedestrian/cycle/vehicle connection from the town centre to Sydenham station,
  • as a strip of commerce and industrial employment

Preparation of a streetscape improvement plan is underway improve the safety of the area for all users and maintain vehicle movement required for industrial activity


Sydenham Station Creative Hub

An industrial area adjacent to Marrickville Road East is currently the subject of a planning proposal to allow development of restaurants, cafes, small bars and business premises for creative industries. The scheduled street improvements will acknowledge but not affect this proposal. Read more about the Sydenham Station Creative Hub plans here


Project Stages

  • February-March
    Information gathering and community survey

  • March- April
    Creating the draft plan - Council will use the information gathered, site analysis, and existing council strategies to develop a plan and detailed strategies for the improvements

  • Mid April
    Public Exhibition - the plans will be available for public comment for 4 weeks to receive final feedback

  • May - June
    Finalisation of plan - the feedback will be incorporated into the final plan, all changes will be tracked, and the final documents will then be sent back to Council for adoption


When will the improvements be built?
Funding is available in Council’s forward budget to start detailed design during 2017/2018 and construction in 2019


Have your say in the survey below - closes 19 March 2017

This section of Marrickville Road connects Marrickville town centre with Sydenham Station. Council is seeking your input on how to improve the streetscape in order to provide a safe, enjoyable street for all.

View a map of the area Council is planning to improve.

Take the survey below to help us understand your thoughts on what the area should look and be like in five years time


Background

Council has identified the critical roles that Marrickville Road East performs as:

  • an interface with businesses in the area
  • a through road and bus route
  • a pedestrian/cycle/vehicle connection from the town centre to Sydenham station,
  • as a strip of commerce and industrial employment

Preparation of a streetscape improvement plan is underway improve the safety of the area for all users and maintain vehicle movement required for industrial activity


Sydenham Station Creative Hub

An industrial area adjacent to Marrickville Road East is currently the subject of a planning proposal to allow development of restaurants, cafes, small bars and business premises for creative industries. The scheduled street improvements will acknowledge but not affect this proposal. Read more about the Sydenham Station Creative Hub plans here


Project Stages

  • February-March
    Information gathering and community survey

  • March- April
    Creating the draft plan - Council will use the information gathered, site analysis, and existing council strategies to develop a plan and detailed strategies for the improvements

  • Mid April
    Public Exhibition - the plans will be available for public comment for 4 weeks to receive final feedback

  • May - June
    Finalisation of plan - the feedback will be incorporated into the final plan, all changes will be tracked, and the final documents will then be sent back to Council for adoption


When will the improvements be built?
Funding is available in Council’s forward budget to start detailed design during 2017/2018 and construction in 2019


Have your say in the survey below - closes 19 March 2017

Marrickville Road East 17/6126

Council would like to understand how you use the Marrickville Road East area to ensure the plan meets your needs now and in the future.

CLOSED: This engagement has concluded. Thank you to everyone who provided feedback.