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Level crossing removed

The level crossings at Bell Street, Munro Street and Reynard Street in Coburg, and Moreland Road in Brunswick are being removed by raising the rail line over the road.

The rail over road design will deliver new community open spaces, improved east–west connections and improvements to the Upfield Bike Path. The four level crossings will be removed at the same time to minimise disruption to the community.

Two new stations will be built at Coburg and Moreland, while retaining and repurposing the existing heritage-listed station buildings.

Around 68,000 vehicles go through these level crossings each day, with the boom gates down for up to 25 per cent of the morning peak.

Works are expected to start in 2019 and the boom gates removed in 2020.

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

Current disruptions

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Moreland Station – car park closure

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UPFIELD LINE

Ten car parking spaces will close in Moreland Station car park from Thursday 7 November to Friday 20 December.

04 Dec 2019 to 1575378000 1576846740 20 Dec 2019

Colebrook Street, Brunswick – car park closures

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Up to 20 car parking spaces will be closed on the eastern side of Colebrook Street, Brunswick from 7am Wednesday 4 December to 5pm Friday 20 December 2019.

07 Feb 2020 to 1580994000 1581253140 09 Feb 2020

Upfield line – buses replacing trains

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Buses replace trains on the Upfield line between North Melbourne and Upfield from 8pm Friday 7 February until the last train on Sunday 9 February 2020.

News

Contract signed for Bell to Moreland level crossing removal

Contract signed for Bell to Moreland level crossing removal

28 Oct 2019
New open space design taking shape on the Bell to Moreland project

New open space design taking shape on the Bell to Moreland project

20 Sep 2019

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Bell to Moreland community update – November 2019

05 Dec 2019

The contract has been awarded and early works will now ramp up in preparation for major construction on the Bell to Moreland Level Crossing Removal Project.

Bell to Moreland – open space feedback

03 Dec 2019

Thank you to everyone who came to out community drop-in sessions and took the time to give feedback on the design of the open space for the Bell to Moreland Level Crossing Removal Project.

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Reynard Street, Coburg

Current events

Bell to Moreland info hub

Drop in to our info hub and chat to our experts about the level crossing removal works in Coburg and Brunswick.

24 Sep 2019

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