Who is constructing Inner City College? What is happening to Subiaco Oval? Find out these answers and more with our frequently asked questions.
Which company has been awarded the forward works contract?
PACT Construction has been awarded the forward and enabling works (earth works) contract for the first stage of construction for Inner City College.
When will construction start?
Works to realign underground water pipes and services infrastructure started in March. Scheduled working hours are 7.00am to 7.00pm, Monday to Saturday in accordance with City of Subiaco regulations.
The main building works will start mid-2018. Construction is on target to be completed for the start of the 2020 school year.
What will be the impact on local parking during construction?
Contractor parking will be provided on site. This means that contractors will not be parking on surrounding streets.
Why is Inner City College being built on Kitchener Park?
Subiaco is at the heart of population growth in the inner and western suburbs. Inner City College will provide enrolment relief for neighbouring secondary schools.
What will happen to Subiaco Oval?
The oval playing surface will be retained for shared use by students at the college and community recreational use.
Will any trees need to be removed?
To allow for realignment of the underground water pipes and services infrastructure, 12 trees have been removed along the western edge of the college site. This has helped prepare the area for construction of the college.
As part of the school landscaping, 37 new trees will be planted.
Will the West Coast Eagles continue to train at Subiaco Oval?
The West Coast Eagles will continue to train at Subiaco Oval until its new facilities at Lathlain Park are completed in February 2019.
The West Coast Eagles gymnasium and communications office is being relocated within the stadium to accommodate the new school construction.
Can I ask another question?
If you have a query about the construction of Inner City College (planning name), email FacilitiesProgramDelivery.Enquiries@education.wa.edu.au.
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