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Community Facility Projects - Universal Access Improvement Program - various suburbs

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Key Facts

The City's Universal Access Improvement Program focuses on improving accessibility to buildings and facilities to current National Construction Code (NCC), Building Code of Australia (BCA) and Australian Standards. 

The project scope is to deliver a prioritised programme of adjustments and improvements to the City’s buildings and facilities to support an inclusive community where all people have an equal ability to access City facilities.

Locations

  • Jenolan Way - disabled toilet and pathways.
  • Kingsway dog park - pathways.
  • Ashby Animal Care Centre - access improvements.
  • New footpaths to improve accessibility to playgrounds at Nanatee, Donatello and Huntington.
  • An audit for new footpaths to improve further accessibility to playgrounds.

Works vary depending on the facility being targeted but are likely to include improvements to toilets, doors, access paths, signage and parking bays. In some cases structural alterations or even extensions may be required to accommodate larger access requirements and/or cubicle sizes.

To date, projects have been identified through internal operational assessments and also from customer and user requests. Requests are considered and prioritised for inclusion in the relevant budget year.    

Completed Stages

Kingsway Dog Park pathways - design.

Current Stage
  • Jenolan Way disabled toilet – detailed design.
  • Jenolan Way pathway – detailed design.
  • Kingsway Dog park pathways – construction procurement.
  • Ashby Animal care centre access improvements – design & construction procurement.
  • New footpaths to improve accessibility to playgrounds – detailed design.
  • Accessibility and conditions audit for future sites – procurement of consultancy services.
Upcoming Stages

Project Completion for Gumblossom Community Centre and Phil Renkin Centre accessibility upgrade works.

Expected Date of Completion June 2020
Enquiries

Ph: 9405 5000
Email: enquiries@wanneroo.wa.gov.au

Date Last Updated: 19 February 2020.