The Maitland Athletics Centre Project continues to progress well and remains on track for completion in July 2020. Piling was completed in October and the concrete slab for the multipurpose building was poured last month.
Council has finished a major reconstruction on Allandale Road in Allandale. Crews have completed significant road shoulder widening, embankment works and there has been a complete reconstruction of the road pavement.
In response to the worst drought on record in New South Wales and for the first time in 25 years, Level 1 Water Restrictions came into effect across Maitland on 16 September. Since then, Council has changed a number of processes to save water.
Council has started works on a new playground and fitness equipment at Norm Chapman Oval in Rutherford.The play space and fitness equipment will be located next to the new half court. A shelter with picnic tables will also be installed.
Council recently completed works on new public toilets in the IGA car park at East Maitland.The toilets are a significant upgrade from what was there previously and were delivered at a cost of $110,000.