Hemmings Street Shopping Centre Streetscape Improvements
Current Works – Stage One
The City of Greater Dandenong has engaged Urban Civil to undertake the Hemmings Street, Dandenong West, upgrade works between Jones Road and Purdy Avenue.
These works follow a community consultation process which provided feedback and ideas on how to improve the overall amenity and appearance of this neighbourhood shopping strip.
The works include:
Please note that there will be no net loss of parking within this shopping strip.
Construction is underway and will be completed within about 12 weeks. This is both weather permitting and assuming no there are no interruptions from government directions to close construction sites due to Covid 19.
During construction there will be some disruptions to the precinct. A site manager will advise affected businesses in advance. Please see below the map showing affected areas.
Council is expecting the following changed conditions:
Future stages of the work will include:
Street furniture considered most critical will be installed as a priority in 2020-21.
The remaining street furniture, plantings and extension of pavement upgrades along Jones Road and Purdy Avenue will be delivered in 2021-22 subject to available funds. The relocation of the toilet block and installation of the new pocket park will follow the final completion of the main streetscape works.
Map of Construction Area