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Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2021 Week 12 Hansard (Thursday, 25 November 2021) . . Page.. 3783 ..


(2) A copy of the report is provided at Attachment A.

(A copy of the attachment is available at the Chamber Support Office).


Municipal services—playgrounds(Question No 486)

Mrs Kikkert asked the Minister for Transport and City Services, upon notice, on 8 October 2021:

(1) In relation to the 2020 election promise to fund the upgrade of a playground in Aranda, is there funding for this in the budget; if so, under what line item is this being funded.

(2) When will the design and construction phase for these upgrades begin.

(3) When will the upgrades be completed.

(4) Will there be a public consultation phase.

(5) Are there any specific plans for the upgrades already; if so, what are those upgrades; if not, why has the Government not funded this commitment.

(6) What is the location of the intended playground for upgrade.

Mr Steel: The answer to the member’s question is as follows:

(1) Yes, the funding is allocated as part of the ‘Better community infrastructure - Better play spaces and dog parks’ item in the 2021-22 Budget.

(2) The upgrade is part of a package of works which will be phased over four years. The construction will commence upon completion of design.

(3) A timeframe for the duration of construction will be clear following the competition of design.

(4) Yes. Public consultation will occur as part of the design development process.

(5) Refer to answer (1).

(6) Consideration will be made based on an accessible central location, size, zoning, access and existing infrastructure.


Roads—cycle lanes(Question No 490)

Mrs Kikkert asked the Minister for Transport and City Services, upon notice, on 8 October 2021:

(1) What is the estimated completion date of the extension of the Belconnen Bikeway along Haydon Drive.


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