Progress | Summer 2017
Season’s greetings from all of us at Renewal SA
As another successful year comes to an end, Renewal SA sends season’s greetings and warm wishes for a prosperous, successful and happy new year to our Progress subscribers.
Thank you for the continued support and partnership of all those who have helped us deliver exciting urban revitalisations and create innovative places where people want to live, work and play in 2017. We look forward to continued successful partnerships in the years to come.
Through our neighbourhood renewal projects we’re improving the quality of housing for South Australian Housing Trust tenants, and fostering diverse, sustainable and inclusive communities by increasing the supply and variety of new and affordable housing.
Renewal SA’s year in review
As another year draws to a close we invite you to join us in celebrating some of our achievements by watching our video ‘2017 in review’.
Summer in the City on the Adelaide Riverbank
It’s officially summertime, and with so many things to see and do during the warmer months we thought we should share some of our top picks for having fun along the Adelaide Riverbank.
L.I.T, Hive and Portal activate former RAH site as demo begins
A number of interactive and lighting demonstration projects have brought more than 1500 people to the former Royal Adelaide Hospital site as demolition works begin.
First stage of laneways transformation completed
The completion of Stage One of the $14.6 Market to Riverbank link marks an important milestone in the transformation of key laneways and streets in Adelaide, as well as the introduction of new art and the Shop Front Improvement Grant program.
Major milestones for 1000 Homes in 1000 Days public housing project
Tenders have been called for all 1000 of the new properties to be built through the state government’s 1000 Homes in 1000 Days program, supporting hundreds of construction jobs and creating a boost for local industry.
Green light for $280m private investment in Port Adelaide Waterfront
Following the finalisation of contracts to redevelop more than 21 hectares of waterfront land, construction has begun on Dock One at Port Adelaide to transform it into a thriving residential, commercial and tourist precinct.
Plaza placements cement father and son team
Work experience through McMahon Services on the Festival Plaza redevelopment has been an important boost to help dad Daniel back into the workforce, while giving son Andrew a great career kickstart in the construction industry.
Bud lights bloom on North Terrace trees
Adelaide’s cultural boulevard is shining even brighter as bud lights bloom on more than 100 trees along North Terrace between King William Street and East Terrace.
Renewal SA’s journey to White Ribbon Workplace Accreditation
By achieving White Ribbon Workplace Accreditation, Renewal SA has asserted its commitment to continuously working towards preventing and responding to violence against women.