Council approves improvements
The Council at its meeting on 27 November 2018 approved the following for planning and implementation:
1. Approves the Administration’s parking and playground options for the Asquith Park Precinct as follows:
a) Area 1: Option A – convert the western side of Asquith Park into a 20-bay car park with the balance being a park.
b) Area 2: Option A – install 5 new parking bays on the City-owned land in front of Cellarbrations Liquor Barn.
c) Area 3: Option B – Asquith Street (Strickland to Adderley) to remain as is.
d) Area 5: Option B – Olearia Lane to be included in the proposed park and playground (Area 4, Option B).
e) Area 6: Option A – Road reservation (end of Asquith at Mayfair Street) to be improved along with construction of a playground in an area of land within the Cottesloe Golf Club.
2. Approves Asquith Park and the carpark adjacent to Cellarbrations to be completed in 2018/19 Capital Works Program;
3. Supports the construction of the remaining projects subject to approval in future budgets; and
4. Administration include the works proposed for the west end of Asquith Street be included in the 2019/20 Budget for Council consideration.