[COM] Blackwood Roundabout upgrade

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[COM] Re: Blackwood Roundabout upgrade

#16 Post by OlympusAnt » Fri Mar 09, 2018 4:14 pm

No-one will rent that place, its too expensive.
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#17 Post by RiseHigh » Mon Jun 25, 2018 8:50 pm

Has anyone heard anything new on this one, or is it dead. I’m getting sick of waiting for this to happen.

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#18 Post by Mr Messy » Tue Jun 26, 2018 12:52 am

RiseHigh wrote:Has anyone heard anything new on this one, or is it dead. I’m getting sick of waiting for this to happen.
Hurry up and wait

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[COM] Re: Blackwood Roundabout upgrade

#19 Post by omada » Tue Jun 26, 2018 8:55 am

Still on cards, after years of community consultation, they have decided to leave the soldier memorial where it is, plans are being adjusted accordingly.

Blackwood is a retirement village and things move at a glacial pace in those parts.

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#20 Post by OlympusAnt » Wed Jun 27, 2018 8:24 pm

Don't ya say. Place needs a lick of paint but no-one has any money for it.
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#21 Post by Mr Messy » Thu Aug 09, 2018 3:58 pm


omada wrote:Blackwood is a retirement village and things move at a glacial pace in those parts.
There are multiple competing NIMBY groups which Mitcham Council takes far too seriously

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[COM] Re: Blackwood Roundabout upgrade

#22 Post by Norman » Thu Aug 09, 2018 8:32 pm

I believe some service relocation works have commenced. Is anyone able to confirm?

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#23 Post by Furyan » Tue Aug 14, 2018 4:09 pm

Norman wrote:
Thu Aug 09, 2018 8:32 pm
I believe some service relocation works have commenced. Is anyone able to confirm?
No visual confirmation. I try and avoid this roundabout after being a recipient of a rear end collision from a driver choosing an exit from the wrong lane.

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https://infrastructure.sa.gov.au/__data ... PROVED.pdf

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#24 Post by Furyan » Thu Nov 08, 2018 5:16 pm

Had to go through this intersection the other day and they appear to have started the upgrade as 25kph roadworks in progress.

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[COM] Re: Blackwood Roundabout upgrade

#25 Post by Patrick_27 » Fri Nov 16, 2018 8:08 pm

kenget wrote:
Fri Mar 09, 2018 12:23 am
RiseHigh wrote:
Mon Mar 05, 2018 9:10 pm
OlympusAnt wrote:
Wed Jan 17, 2018 8:25 pm
They need to knock down the old Blackwood Sound and use the space
Does anyone know when Blackwood sound is going to be demolished?
On the plans I have seen, they didn't show this building being demolished. Also this week I noticed it now has a For Lease sign up.
Not being demolished, the land gained to increase the roundabout will come from the war memorial garden (with the gardens being set back further), they're currently dismantling the statue there.

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#26 Post by RiseHigh » Mon Jan 07, 2019 2:20 pm

Not much happening here, does anyone know what the hold up is?

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[COM] Re: Blackwood Roundabout upgrade

#27 Post by SouthAussie94 » Mon Jan 07, 2019 8:08 pm

RiseHigh wrote:
Mon Jan 07, 2019 2:20 pm
Not much happening here, does anyone know what the hold up is?
There was this Jewish carpenter born a few years ago. Most construction sites have taken time off to celebrate. I'd expect things to ramp up again soon.
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#28 Post by RiseHigh » Wed Jan 09, 2019 5:11 pm

SouthAussie94 wrote:
Mon Jan 07, 2019 8:08 pm
RiseHigh wrote:
Mon Jan 07, 2019 2:20 pm
Not much happening here, does anyone know what the hold up is?
There was this Jewish carpenter born a few years ago. Most construction sites have taken time off to celebrate. I'd expect things to ramp up again soon.
I don’t think anything has been done here since November, all through December I didn’t see a worker even there.

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[COM] Re: Blackwood Roundabout upgrade

#29 Post by RiseHigh » Fri Feb 01, 2019 4:52 pm

RiseHigh wrote:
Wed Jan 09, 2019 5:11 pm
SouthAussie94 wrote:
Mon Jan 07, 2019 8:08 pm
RiseHigh wrote:
Mon Jan 07, 2019 2:20 pm
Not much happening here, does anyone know what the hold up is?
There was this Jewish carpenter born a few years ago. Most construction sites have taken time off to celebrate. I'd expect things to ramp up again soon.
I don’t think anything has been done here since November, all through December I didn’t see a worker even there.
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They still haven’t made any progress since last November , maybe it’s the Chinese New Year this time hey southaussie94

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[COM] Re: Blackwood Roundabout upgrade

#30 Post by Pikey » Fri Feb 08, 2019 1:06 pm

The upgrade is now underway with works being completed after peak traffic time (after 7pm)
Walking on over....

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