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Level crossing removed

The Ferguson Street level crossing is used by about 25,000 vehicles daily, with more than 110 trains passing through, delaying traffic, cyclists and pedestrians.

This dangerous and congested level crossing will be gone for good in 2022.

Based on technical assessments, a rail under road design has been selected as the best solution for the area.

As part of the project, we will build a new North Williamstown Station.

Phase three of community consultation is now open and we're asking the community to help shape the look and feel of the project.

To provide feedback on urban design elements, visit our engagement hub at Engage Victoria. Feedback closes 5pm Sunday 19 July.

For regular information about the progress of this project, sign up for email updates.

On behalf of the Victorian Government, the Level Crossing Removal Project is removing 75 dangerous and congested level crossings across Melbourne by 2025.


We're lowering the rail line at Ferguson Street

We're lowering the rail line at Ferguson Street

19 Jun 2020
What we heard from Williamstown

What we heard from Williamstown

13 May 2020

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Ferguson Street, Williamstown community update – June 2020

19 Jun 2020

We've selected a rail under road design to remove the dangerous and congested level crossing at level crossing at Ferguson Street, Williamstown.

Ferguson Street, Williamstown – Q and As

19 Jun 2020

Questions and answers about the level crossing removal at Ferguson Street, Williamstown.


Ferguson Street, Williamstown

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Ferguson Street community drop-in sessions – cancelled

Based on current health advice our upcoming Ferguson Street community info sessions have been cancelled. There are a number of ways you can still engage with us. Find out more here.

26 Mar 2020

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