Improving Bridge Street rest area, Erskineville

We plan to upgrade the Bridge Street rest area near Swanson Street and Erskineville train station.

Project Status: Open for feedback

Public consultation period to

What we’re doing

The proposal for Bridge Street rest area includes:

  • new turf, shrubs, and 2 new trees
  • a new paved accessible path through the site
  • new low glazed brick wall
  • new bins
  • relocating seats to a more central position.

Why we’re doing this

This is part of our parks upgrade program. Over the next 10 years, we’ll upgrade more than 60 parks across the City of Sydney area, from small pocket parks to larger local parks.

We’re asking local community groups and residents for their feedback on the concept design. We’re interested in understanding who uses the rest area, what works and what doesn’t. We’d also like to hear any ideas you have for the rest area.

Next steps

We'll report all feedback and design changes to Council and continue a detailed design. We will keep you updated on the progress of this project.

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How you can give feedback

Consultation closes at 5pm on Monday 11 October.

We have a range of ways you can provide feedback:

Feedback may be published in publicly available reports at the end of the consultation period. Your name or organisation’s name may appear in these reports with your feedback attributed. If you would like your feedback to be kept confidential, please let us know when making your submission.

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