Remodeling Dickson’s streets into vibrant, pedestrian-centric public areas is on the coronary heart of a brand new ACT authorities plan.
The Dickson Place Plan, printed on Thursday by the Metropolis Renewal Authority, additionally requires a rejuvenation of Sullivans Creek reserve and the creation of a city plaza within the coronary heart of the rising inner-north suburb.
The plan places ahead 29 suggestions to enliven the part of Dickson bounded by Antill, Cowper and Challis streets, which is about to bear a significant transformation within the coming years on the again of a collection of latest developments.
The uncosted plan proposes a “pavement-to-plaza” trial for Wolley Road, which would come with “reclaiming” a number of the roadway for outside eating and house to host “festive nights”. An identical pedestrian-friendly method is deliberate for close by Challis Road.