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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.