Road Rehabilitation and Resurfacing

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Recently completed and current projects

  Recently Completed Current
Road Rehabilitation Patrick Street, Merewether John T Bell Drive, Maryland
  Watkins Street, Merewether Minmi Road, Wallsend
  North Stockton Boat Ramp Car Park Watt Street, Newcastle
    Nobbys Road, Newcastle East
Road Resurfacing Birdwood Street, New Lambton Gipps Street, Carrington
  King Street, Stockton Fletcher Street, Adamstown
  Fullerton Street, Stockton Harvard Street, Jesmond
  Bourke Street, Carrington Minmi Road, Wallsend - Fletcher to Maryland Drive (east)
  Eurabbie Close, Warabrook -cul de sac  
  Perks Street, Wallsend  
Kerb and gutter   Acacia Avenue, Waratah West
    Gloaming Close, Maryland
Footpath Rehabilitation Edward Street, Merewether  
  Glebe Road, Merewether  
  Pride Avenue Reserve, Lambton  
 
Council has allocated $90 million for Capital Works including $20 million for resurfacing works and road, footpath and furniture rehabilitation.
 

Road Rehabilitation and Resurfacing 2017/2018

Resurfacing
  1. Minmi Road Wallsend - Fletcher Street to Maryland Drive (east)
  2. Fullerton Street Stockton - Maitland Street to Flint Street
  3. Birdwood Street New Lambton - Watson Street to Carnley Avenue
  4. King Street Stockton - William Street to Fullerton Street
  5. Horseshoe Beach - access road and car park
  6. Watt Street Newcastle - Scott Street to Church Street
  7. Wharf Road Newcastle - Watt Street to Nobbys Road
 
Road Rehabilitation
  1. Patrick Street Merewether - Watkins Street to Frederick Street
  2. John T Bell Drive Maryland - Grange Avenue to Boundary Road
  3. Watt Street Newcastle - Scott Street to Church Street
  4. Nobbys Road Newcastle East - Stevenson Place to Wharf Road
  5. Anderson Drive Tarro - Central Avenue to Woodberry Road
Kerb and Gutter
  1. Vere Road Adamstown
  2. Greville Street Beresfield
  3. Kendall Avenue Beresfield
  4. Gloaming Close Maryland
  5. Myola Street Mayfield
  6. Meadow Street New Lambton
  7. Acacia Avenue Waratah West
 
Footpath Rehabilitation
  1. Edward Street Merewether William Street to Hugh Street - replace footpaths
  2. Hunter Stadium Pathway - resurfacing
  3. Pride Avenue Reserve Lambton - replace existing shared pathway
Village Centres
  1. Young Street Carrington - Cowper Street North to Victoria Street - construction
  2. Lawson Avenue Beresfield - Beresford Avenue to Railway Street - design and commence construction
  3. Mitchell Street Stockton - King Street to Crown Street - design and commence construction
  4. Llewellyn Street Merewether - Dent Street to Merewether Street - design and commence construction
 
There is also funding for replacement of street signs, line marking, ordinance fencing and street furniture.

Road surface preservation works include crack sealing, asphalt patching, resealing and surface rejuvenation treatments. If you would like more information about Council's re-sealing program and why we do it please visit the Re-sealing Your Road page.

Road resealing works are planned for Adamstown, Beresfield, Hamilton, Kotara, Maryland, Mayfield, New Lambton, Shortland, Stockton and Wallsend.

Road surface rejuvenation works are planned for Adamstown, Adamstown Heights, Beresfield, Broadmeadow, Carrington, Elermore Vale, Georgetown, Hamilton, Hamilton South, Islington, Jesmond, Kotara, Maryland, Mayfield, Mayfield East, Merewether, Merewether Heights, New Lambton, New Lambton Heights, North Lambton, Stockton, Tighes Hill, Wallsend and Warabrook.
 
Projects being investigated for future road programs
  1. Mathieson Street Carrington - Elizabeth Street to Coe Street
  2. Samdon Street Hamilton - Tudor Street to Bibby Street - reconstruction
  3. Howell Street Kotara - Park Avenue to Joanne Street - reconstruction
  4. Park Avenue Kotara - Howell Street to Seaview Street - reconstruction
  5. Pride Avenue Lambton - Chilcott Street to Barellan Street - reconstruction
  6. Frederick Street Merewether - Berner to Watkins Street - reconstruction
  7. Allowah Street Waratah - Platt Street to end - reconstruction

 

Additional funding for local roads provided by the Federal Government through the Roads to Recovery Program.

The Federal Government has provided funding under The Roads to Recovery stream for local road works with projects this year; completion of projects at Patrick Street Merewether, Minmi Road Wallsend and John T Bell Drive Maryland road rehabilitation.

Built Infrastructure - road safety, local area traffic management and pedestrian projects

Recently completed and current projects

 
  Recently Completed Current
Road Safety  
  • Platt Street Waratah - school pedestrian crossing upgrade
  • Croudace Road Elermore Vale - school pedestrian crossing upgrade
Local Area Traffic Management
  • Patrick and Watkins Street Merewether - intersection 
 
Pedestrian
  • Marton Street Shortland at Sandgate Road - pedestrian refuge
  • Mitchell Street Merewether - footpath connection
  • Smith Road Elermore Vale - footpath connection
  • Allowah Street Waratah West - footpath construction
  • Darling Street Hamilton South - footpath construction


Projects for 2017/2018

Road Safety - Federal Blackspot Program
  1. Glebe Road and Park Avenue - intersection design
Road Safety - Federal Safer Roads Program
  1. Federal Safer Roads program project for 2017/2018: Nil
Road Safety - Safety at Schools Program - Transport for NSW
  1. Glebe Road at Bryant Street Adamstown - school pedestrian crossing upgrade
  2. Young Street Carrington - school pedestrian crossing upgrade
  3. Union Street Merewether at Railway Street - school pedestrian crossing upgrade
  4. McCaffrey Drive Rankin Park at Spencer Street - school pedestrian crossing upgrade
  5. Brown Street The Hill at Newcastle East Public - school crossing upgrade
Active Transport Program - Transport for NSW
  1. Samdon Street at Belford Street - improve pedestrian access at Traffic Signals
Local Area Traffic Management
  1. Patrick and Watkins Street Merewether - intersection
  2. Samdon Street Hamilton - speed cushions
  3. Joslin Street Kotara - speed cushions
  4. Addison Street Beresfield - speed cushions
 Pedestrian projects
  1. Cardiff Road Elermore Vale at Smith Road - pedestrian refuge
  2. Croudace Road Elermore Vale - school pedestrian crossing upgrade
  3. Smith Road Elermore Vale at Grandview Road - footpath connection
  4. Tudor Street at Beaumont Street - kerb ramp access modification
  5. Kemp Street Hamilton South at National Park Street and Smith Street - kerb ramps
  6. Mitchell Street Merewether - footpath connection
  7. Marton Street Shortland at Sandgate Road - pedestrian refuge
  8. Anderson Drive Tarro - concrete footpaving
  9. Harriet Street Waratah at High - additional pedestrian crossing
  10. Platt Street Waratah - school pedestrian crossing upgrade
  11. Allowah Street Waratah West - footpath construction