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Toorak Road landscaping plans unveiled

Toorak Road landscaping plans unveiled

Updated landscaping plans for the Toorak Road Level Crossing Removal Project have been unveiled with the number of trees, shrubs and grasses to be planted boosted from 23,000 to 37,000.

08 May 2020

Toorak Road level crossing gone for good

Toorak Road level crossing gone for good

The Toorak Road, Kooyong level crossing is the 35th gone for good, with trains now travelling over the new rail bridge and drivers on Toorak Road no longer facing boom gate delays.

14 Apr 2020

Toorak Road construction blitz begins

Toorak Road construction blitz begins

Crews will work around the clock during an upcoming blitz to remove the boom gates on Toorak Road and connect the new rail bridge to the Glen Waverley line.

03 Apr 2020

Toorak Road rail bridge on track for completion in April

Toorak Road rail bridge on track for completion in April

The team at Toorak Road have been working hard over the past few weeks, installing 24 of the 40 L-beams that make up the new rail bridge, with 60 per cent of the bridge now complete.

03 Mar 2020

Toorak Road level crossing will be gone for good early

Toorak Road level crossing will be gone for good early

The dangerous and congested Toorak Road level crossing will be gone for good in April, more than six months ahead of schedule.

23 Jan 2020

Retaining wall construction at Toorak Road

Retaining wall construction at Toorak Road

In the final week before the project’s holiday close down, foundation works have been completed and retaining walls have begun to be installed in Tooronga Park.

20 Dec 2019

Piles of work at Toorak Road

Piles of work at Toorak Road

Motorists who regularly use Toorak Road in Kooyong will have noticed a recent change in the skyline as piling rigs and cranes have moved onto the site of the level crossing removal project.

26 Nov 2019

Level crossing works to heat up in summer construction blitz

Level crossing works to heat up in summer construction blitz

Victoria’s Big Build will ramp up over the summer months as a record amount of work is carried out on transport projects from December through to February.

21 Nov 2019

Updated designs announced for Toorak Road

Updated designs announced for Toorak Road

Works are continuing to ramp up on the Toorak Road level crossing removal, with updated designs unveiled following community feedback.

30 Oct 2019

Level crossing removal works are ramping up at Toorak Road

Level crossing removal works are ramping up at Toorak Road

Works to remove the dangerous and congested level crossing at Toorak Road, Kooyong, will ramp up in early October as we get on with the job of removing one of Melbourne’s worst bottlenecks.

23 Sep 2019

Contract awarded for Toorak Road Level crossing removal

Contract awarded for Toorak Road Level crossing removal

The removal of the dangerous and congested level crossing at Toorak Road, Kooyong, is a step closer, with the contract for the works now signed.

12 Jun 2019

Community consultation creates safer crossing

Community consultation creates safer crossing

The project team has listened to the community and developed a new solution for pedestrians and cyclists crossing Toorak Road in Kooyong.

15 May 2019

Toorak Road level crossing removal announced

Toorak Road level crossing removal announced

The Toorak Road, Kooyong level crossing will be removed by building a rail bridge over Toorak Road.

13 Feb 2019

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