Projects and Works

Introduction

The Capital Works Program has been developed to meet anticipated community infrastructure needs and the future development of the Town to align with the strategic plan, driven by population growth, requirements of the community and asset management.  These works include footpath replacement, traffic management treatments and road re-sheeting works among other minor capital works.

Upcoming Projects
Underground Power Project
nbn
Rollout
Maintenance

Upcoming Projects 

Footpath Reconstruciton - South side of Osborne Parade

The footpath reconstruction project on the south side of Osborne Parade is scheduled to commence on Monday, 10 December 2018. The goal is to complete the major works before Wednesday, 19 December 2018, weather permitting. 
The works include removing sections of the existing old footpath and replacing with new 1.5m width concrete footpath in Claremont Cream colour. Works are expected to occur during typical working hours [between 7am and 5pm] on weekdays. Whilst it is inevitable that works of this nature will cause some inconvenience, every effort will be made to ensure that this is kept to a minimum. 

Compacted Limestone Path Installation - Lake Claremont

The Town would like to advise that a compacted limestone path installation project is scheduled to commence on Monday, 3 December 2018 at the end of Lakeway St to Lake Claremont and Mulder Park to Lakeway link. The goal is to complete the major works before Friday 14 December, weather permitting. 
The works including earthworks to achieve path levels and grades, soak well installation at the end of the Lakeway cul-de-sac as part of a drainage system upgrade and the installation of a new 2m wide, compacted limestone footpath. Works are expected to occur during typical work hours [7am to 5pm] on weekdays.  Whilst it is inevitable that works of this nature will cause some inconvenience, every effort will be made to ensure that this is kept to a minimum. 

Footpath Reconstruciton - North side of Airlie Street

The footpath reconstruction project on the north side of Airlie Street is scheduled to commence on Monday, 3 December 2018. The goal is to complete the major works before Friday, 7 December 2018, weather permitting. 
The works include removing sections of the existing old footpath and replacing with new 1.5m width concrete footpath in Claremont Cream colour. Works are expected to occur during typical working hours [between 7am and 5pm] on weekdays. Whilst it is inevitable that works of this nature will cause some inconvenience, every effort will be made to ensure that this is kept to a minimum. 

Installation of uplighting on Norfolk Island Pines opposite Swanbourne Shops

The Town will be installing uplighting to the row of seven Norfolk Island Pines opposite the Swanbourne Shops. This is due to be completed in the last week of November. During this time, some car bays may be impacted however this will be kept to a minimum. 

Installation of BBQ and Picnic facilities at Lapsley Road Playspace


A BBQ, two picnic tables and a shelter will be installed at the new Lapsley Road Nature Playspace during the second half of November. The works are due to be completed by the start of December. The playspace will still be available during the contrsuction period. 

Christmas Decorations Installation - Claremont Town Centre

Town of Claremont will be installing Christmas decorations in Bay View Terrace, St Quentin Ave, Avion Way, Maude Jackson Lane and Old Theatre Lane on the night of Monday, 19 November 2018. The lights will then be dismantled on Monday, 7 January 2019. 
Works will required a staged closure of Bay View Terrace, St Quentin Ave and Avion Way. Work will begin at the western end of St Quentin Ave and in Avion Way around 5pm and more in an easterly direction towards Bay View Terrace by 9pm. This process has been planned to minimise noise disruption to residents. 

Christmas Decorations Installation - Swanbourne Shopping Precinct

The Christmas decorations at Swanbourne Shopping Precinct will be installed on Sunday, 18 Novemebr 2018 from 5pm and dismantled on Monday, 7 January 2019 from 5pm. Traffic management will be in place to assist vehicles and pedestrians. Every endeavour will be made to ensure customer access to parking will be maintained. 

Water Corporation Sewer Relining July to December 2018

Water Corporation will begin to reline ageing wastewater pipes in Claremont near Victoria Ave and Swanbourne near Australind St.
 
Workers will be on-site from Monday to Saturday between 7am and 5pm and we will generally be in one area for a few days at a time.
 
Interflow, the Water Corporation contractor will be placing a notifications in the letterbox of nearby residents prior to the work commencing.  For any enquiries regarding this work, please contact:

Interflow Project Manager, Steve Thompson on 0407 157 056
Water Corporation Project Manager, Janarthan Ganesh on (08) 9420 2178
Water Corporation Community Engagement, Chantelle Blight on (08) 9420 2057

Ashton Avenue Bridge Replacement


The Ashton Avenue Bridge reopened to the public on Wednesday 12 September 2018. Minor finishing works will be completed by October. These include landscaping and permanent lighting for the shared path and Ashton Avenue.

For further information about this project, please visit:
https://project.mainroads.wa.gov.au/home/southmetropolitan/Pages/ashtonavenuebridge.aspx or call Main Roads WA on 13 81 38.
 

Underground Power Project

The undergrounding of power to the final pocket of the Town of Claremont commenced in May 2018. The project will run for approximately 13 months with a planned completion around June 2019, weather and contractor conditions permitting. 
Please click here to view the Project Start-Up Newsletter. Below is a map of zone areas as well as an up-to-date table of estimated start and completion dates for each zone (updated 30 July 2018).


Please note the Estimated Start and Estimated Completion dates in the table below have changed from those originally publicised in the 2018 Project Start Up information pack dated 30 April, 2018. 
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  Estimated Start Date Estimated Completion Date
Zone 1 May 2018 December 2018
Zone 2 June 2018 December 2018
Zone 3 June 2018 February 2019
Zone 4 October 2018 April 2019
Zone 5 November 2018 May 2019
Zone 6 January 2019 May 2019
Zone 7  February 2019 May 2019
Zone 8 February 2019 June 2019
Zone 9 August 2018 March 2019
Project Completion   June 2019


Last updated 30 July, 2018. 


Please click here to view the Frequently Asked Questions. 

To view a map of the high voltage transmission powerlines (66v and 132v) that will not be removed, please click here.

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nbn™ Rollout

nbn™ is responsible for the design, build and operation of Australia's new broadband network.  Construction has commenced in some areas of Claremont, with the estimated completion dates ranging from March 2017 to March 2018.  For information on nbn™ in your area visit www.nbnco.com.au


Maintenance

To report a problem

Roads signs line markings and traffic signals are serviced by Main Roads WA.

  • WORK ZONE PERMIT APPLICATION are required to be submitted to temporarily obstruct road, verge, footpath or parking bays click here
  • ROAD SIGNS - To report a problem with a Road Sign please lodge the problem with Main Roads WA click here.
  • INFRASTRUCTURE - To report a problem with the Town’s Roads, Paths, Drainage, or Street Name & Parking Signs or any other Infrastructure.  To provide details to the Town click here
  • STREETLIGHTS - To report a problem with Streetlights please lodge the problem with Western Power click here, unless in the Town Centre (Bay View Terrace, St Quentin Ave and Freshwater Close then click here)
  • SEWER or MAINS WATER - To report a problem with Sewer or Mains Water please lodge the problem with Watercorp click here.
  • To view our street sweeping maintenance schedule  click here.
  •  Click here for private and council owned right of way information.
  • CROSSOVER MAINTENANCE is the responsibility of the owner of the adjacent property with the exception of bitumen crossovers constructed prior to January 2016 which the Town will maintain. Please click here for the Town’s Policy Manual for more information.   For all new developments, new crossovers or when making changes to please click here.