Footpath Improvements

Council is currently seeking feedback on two footpath improvement projects below before Friday 15 February 2019 on High St Willoughby and Willoughby Rd/Frenchs Rd.

Council provides and looks after about 480 kilometres of footpath. All footpaths, even along State roads, are maintained by Council.

Our Future Willoughby 2028

Footpath improvement initiatives aim to help us deliver on the following Community Priorities of our 10 year Community Strategic Plan, Our Future Willoughby 2028:

  • 2.5 Create family friendly neighbourhoods that connect people
  • 3.1 Foster feelings of safety, security and cleanliness
  • 3.4 Create desirable places to be and enjoy
  • 3.6 Activate local space in creative ways
  • 4.6 Facilitate the viability and vibrancy of our village centres

For information about maintenance of footpaths please refer to Footpath Maintenance at http://www.willoughby.nsw.gov.au/community/Traffic---Transport/Maintenance/

Council is currently seeking feedback on two footpath improvement projects below before Friday 15 February 2019 on High St Willoughby and Willoughby Rd/Frenchs Rd.

Council provides and looks after about 480 kilometres of footpath. All footpaths, even along State roads, are maintained by Council.

Our Future Willoughby 2028

Footpath improvement initiatives aim to help us deliver on the following Community Priorities of our 10 year Community Strategic Plan, Our Future Willoughby 2028:

  • 2.5 Create family friendly neighbourhoods that connect people
  • 3.1 Foster feelings of safety, security and cleanliness
  • 3.4 Create desirable places to be and enjoy
  • 3.6 Activate local space in creative ways
  • 4.6 Facilitate the viability and vibrancy of our village centres

For information about maintenance of footpaths please refer to Footpath Maintenance at http://www.willoughby.nsw.gov.au/community/Traffic---Transport/Maintenance/

  • Footpath Improvements - High St, Willoughby

    9 months ago
    CLOSED: This discussion has concluded.
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    Willoughby City Council wants your thoughts before Friday 15 Feb 2019 about proposed footpath improvements, including include streetscape upgrades which might include footpath, kerb and gutter, and in ground planting beds in your local shopping precinct area.

    The proposed improvements for High St can be seen in the attached streetscape sketch in the Document Library section of this page and include; replacing the existing footpath pavement which is Asphalt with a brick border with Shotblast pavers and replacing the existing street furniture within the shopping strip on High St between Alexander Ave and Glover St.

    Shop owners should receive a...

    Willoughby City Council wants your thoughts before Friday 15 Feb 2019 about proposed footpath improvements, including include streetscape upgrades which might include footpath, kerb and gutter, and in ground planting beds in your local shopping precinct area.

    The proposed improvements for High St can be seen in the attached streetscape sketch in the Document Library section of this page and include; replacing the existing footpath pavement which is Asphalt with a brick border with Shotblast pavers and replacing the existing street furniture within the shopping strip on High St between Alexander Ave and Glover St.

    Shop owners should receive a letter and concept plans for the works along with a visit to the premises from Imad Sakr, Council's Project Manager.

    Please leave your comments below to help inform the finalisation of plans and programming for the project.

    Construction is proposed to commence in April for completion in Jun 2019.


  • Footpath Improvements - Willoughby Rd/Frenchs Rd

    9 months ago
    CLOSED: This discussion has concluded.
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    Willoughby City Council wants your feedback about proposed footpath improvementsin your local Willoughby Rd shopping precinct area [between Mowbray and Frenchs Rd] before Friday 15 Feb 2019.

    Improvements could include streetscape upgrades such as footpath, kerb and gutter and in ground planting beds where required.

    The proposed improvements for Willoughby Rd can be seen in the attached streetscape sketch in the Document Library section of this page and include; removing existing concrete, brick and bitumen pathway and replacing with Bitumen infill with Paver Borders to match the other areas of Willoughby Rd and Mowbray Road as well as new street...

    Willoughby City Council wants your feedback about proposed footpath improvementsin your local Willoughby Rd shopping precinct area [between Mowbray and Frenchs Rd] before Friday 15 Feb 2019.

    Improvements could include streetscape upgrades such as footpath, kerb and gutter and in ground planting beds where required.

    The proposed improvements for Willoughby Rd can be seen in the attached streetscape sketch in the Document Library section of this page and include; removing existing concrete, brick and bitumen pathway and replacing with Bitumen infill with Paver Borders to match the other areas of Willoughby Rd and Mowbray Road as well as new street furniture where required within Willoughby Rd between Mowbray Rd and Frenchs Rd, and including Frenchs Rd.

    Shop owners should receive a letter and concept plans for the works along with a visit to the premises from Imad Sakr, Council's Project Manager.

    Please leave your comments below to help inform the finalisation of plans and programming for the project.

    Construction is proposed to commence in April for completion in Jun 2019.


  • Footpath Improvements - Sailors Bay Road Shops

    10 months ago
    CLOSED: This discussion has concluded.
    Sailors bay rd shops

    Willoughby City Council wants your thoughts about proposed footpath improvements, including footpath replacement and kerbing, in your local shopping precinct area before Wednesday 30 January 2019.

    Shop owners should have received a letter and concept plans for the works along during a recent visit by Council to the premises by Council's Urban Design Specialist.

    Please leave your comments to help inform the finalisation of plans and programming for the project.



    Willoughby City Council wants your thoughts about proposed footpath improvements, including footpath replacement and kerbing, in your local shopping precinct area before Wednesday 30 January 2019.

    Shop owners should have received a letter and concept plans for the works along during a recent visit by Council to the premises by Council's Urban Design Specialist.

    Please leave your comments to help inform the finalisation of plans and programming for the project.



  • Footpath Improvements - Penshurst St and Boundary Rd

    10 months ago
    CLOSED: This discussion has concluded.
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    Willoughby City Council wants the Local communities thoughts about proposed footpath replacement at the Penshurst St and Boundary Rd shopping precinct area before Wednesday 30 January 2019.

    Shop owners should have received a letter and concept plans for the works along during a recent visit by Council to the premises by Council's Urban Design Specialist.

    Please leave your comments to help inform the finalisation of plans and programming for the project.


    Willoughby City Council wants the Local communities thoughts about proposed footpath replacement at the Penshurst St and Boundary Rd shopping precinct area before Wednesday 30 January 2019.

    Shop owners should have received a letter and concept plans for the works along during a recent visit by Council to the premises by Council's Urban Design Specialist.

    Please leave your comments to help inform the finalisation of plans and programming for the project.