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WE'RE BUILDING A NEW BAY ST ENTRY
What work are you doing out on Bay Street?
We are refurbishing the façade and main
entry to the centre on Bay Street to improve the standard and presentation of
the centre, which will provide a positive environment for both our retailers
and customers. Works will include:
When will the works finish?
- A new glazed awning along Bay Street
(between Grose Street and Francis St);
- New under awning signage as well as a new “Broadway Sydney” blade sign
on the façade above the main entry;
- New footpath paving along Bay Street (between Grose Street ad Francis
- Refurbishment of existing façade
- New lighting; and
- New and refurbished shopfronts along Bay
We anticipate all works will be
completed by September 17.What will the construction work hours be?
Construction hours will comply with noise-restriction
regulations under the Protection of the Environment Operations Act 1997.
Standard hours of work are as specified in the development consent: Monday to Saturday,
7.30am to 10pm with no works allowed on Sundays or public holidays. Will we get any new retailers (or other
Yes, we are introducing one new retailer and will be able
to release details very soon.Will the works affect my day-to-day
living as a nearby resident?
Due to the nature of the work there may be some minor
noise and minor disruption, however we expect disruption to local residents to
be minimal, and will keep the community informed of any major works in advance. We will
endeavour to minimise disruption to the community by developing relevant
management plans (e.g. traffic management) and communicating these changes in
advance.I heard you were replacing the
escalators and introducing a new entry to the centre. Is that true?
The existing escalators and lift will remain, there are
no immediate plans to change these entry points to the centre.Will access to the shops and services
along Bay Street and Francis Street be impacted during the works?
All shops and services will be fully accessible during
the works, signage will be installed to redirect pedestrians if required. The
escalators which connect to the Ground Floor of the centre will remain
operational during the works.Will the Community Bus or the Post
Boxes be impacted during the works?
The free Community Bus will operate as usual and there
will be no impact to the Australia Post Boxes on Bay Street.What other works are you doing out the
front of the Centre?
Two raised pedestrian crossings are being constructed; 1.
across Grose Street at Bay Street and 2. across Bay Street to replace the
current island crossing opposite the centre. These crossings will calm traffic
and provide improved access for pedestrians and customers accessing Broadway
Construction works will be undertaken in two stages,
commencing with the Grose Street crossing on Monday 6 February. Traffic Management
will be in place and signage will assist to direct pedestrians during the
Who do I contact if I have a question
or issue? For further information about the
redevelopment of Broadway, please contact our Centre Manager, Justine
Saltmarsh, on (02) 9213 3333.
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