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We're removing 10 more level crossings by 2025, bringing the total to 85 level crossings gone for good.

10 more level crossings to go by 2025

29 Jul 2021

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10 more level crossings to go by 2025

Vision. Aerial view of coastline and rail corridor. Split screen views of level crossing, traffic congestion and construction sites. Aerial view of free-flowing traffic on new road system, train at station, open space area and rail bridge, person playing basketball.

Text. Since 2015 we’ve removed 46 crossings, built 26 new stations, created 20 MCGs for open space reducing congestion, improving safety, improving travel time reliability, allowing more trains to run.

Vision. View of level crossing, aerial view of train passing through level crossing and station, Night vision of construction workers removing level crossing.

Text. Current project ahead of schedule and on budget = 10 more level crossing removals added, 85 removed by 2025 creating 3 level crossing-free lines, Cranbourne, Pakenham, Lilydale, building 5 brand-new train stations, generating more Victorian jobs.

Vision. View of train passing through level crossing, split screen views of Webb Street, Narre Warren, Station Street, Beaconsfield, Brunt Road, Beaconsfield.

Text. We’re making the Pakenham line level crossing-free by removing: Webb Street, Narre Warren, Station Street, Beaconsfield, Brunt Road Beaconsfield, and closing: Progress Street, Dandenong South, Station Street, Officer.

Vision. Construction working removing boom gate. Traffic passing over the Lilydale line. Aerial view of Dublin Road, Ringwood East and Coolstore Road, Croydon. Construction worker removing level crossing.

Text. We’re making the Lilydale line level crossing-free by removing: Dublin Road, Ringwood East, Coolstore Road, Croydon and closing: Cave Hill Road, Lilydale.

Vision. Train passing through level crossing at parkers Road, Parkdale. Night view of traffic at level crossing Warrigal Road, Mentone. Aerial view of level crossing at Calder Park Drive, Calder Park, construction workers removing level crossing. Aerial view of Keon Parade, Keon Park. Traffic on Bedford Road, Ringwood. Construction workers walking, aerial view of rail corridor and time lapse photography of level crossing, traffic and station.

Text. And more crossings to go on the Frankston line: Parkers Road, Parkdale, Warrigal Road, Mentone; Sunbury line removing: Calder Park Drive, Calder Park, closing Holden Road, Calder Park; Mernda line: Keon Parade, Keon Park; Belgrave line: Bedford Road, Ringwood, and building 5 new stations at: Ringwood East, Croydon, Narre Warren, Parkdale, Keon Park, 85 gone by 2025.

Level Crossing Removal Project. For more information visit levelcrossings.vic.gov.au. Victoria’s Big Build. Victoria State Government.

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