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William Street tram works

During November-December 2019 the tram tracks along William Street between Market Street and Dudley Street are being relaid, and new platform stops constructed at Bourke Street and Flagstaff Station / La Trobe Street.

Corner of William and La Trobe Street

2 January 2020 08:55 AM
Viewed 61 times, 61 times this year)

Relocated tactile paving at the corner of William and La Trobe Street

The old location wasn't clear of the turning circle of trams using the curve

2 January 2020 08:54 AM
Viewed 89 times, 89 times this year)

Pedestrian crossing partially closed at the corner of William and Little Lonsdale Street

Possibly due to a non-compliant gradient on the ramp?

27 December 2019 16:47 PM
Viewed 180 times
(4 times this month, 180 times this year)

Slew in the southbound tram track at William and Little Lonsdale Street

Marking the transition between 'modern' track spacing on the rebuilt track along William Street, and the original 'wide' centre pole track spacing still in place at the La Trobe Street junction

27 December 2019 16:46 PM
Viewed 104 times
(3 times this month, 104 times this year)

Pedestrian crossing partially closed at the corner of William and Little Bourke Street

Possibly due to a non-compliant gradient on the ramp?

27 December 2019 16:43 PM
Viewed 166 times
(6 times this month, 166 times this year)

Incomplete tram stop shelter at William and Bourke Street

9 December 2019 17:44 PM
Viewed 80 times
(3 times this week, 8 times this month, 80 times this year)

Applying the finishing touches north of La Trobe and William Street

5 December 2019 17:54 PM
Viewed 86 times
(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 86 times this year)

'No right turn: trams excepted' signage northbound at William and La Trobe Street

5 December 2019 17:52 PM
Viewed 68 times
(5 times this month, 68 times this year)

Completed tram tracks south of Lonsdale and William Street

5 December 2019 17:50 PM
Viewed 84 times
(6 times this month, 84 times this year)

Grinding back the bluestone kerbing to a 45 degree angle

Why didn't they install the right kind of kerb in the first place?

5 December 2019 17:44 PM
Viewed 144 times
(8 times this month, 144 times this year)

Moving a water tank trailer around the work site

5 December 2019 17:44 PM
Viewed 78 times
(10 times this month, 78 times this year)

New Bourke Street tram stop taking shape on William Street

4 December 2019 16:48 PM
Viewed 95 times
(1 time this week, 95 times this year)

Safety zone prowl floodlight still in place at William and Bourke Street

4 December 2019 16:46 PM
Viewed 115 times
(2 times this week, 115 times this year)

Yarra Trams overhead bucket truck at William and Collins Street

4 December 2019 16:17 PM
Viewed 80 times, 80 times this year)

New overhead crossover at William and Collins Street

4 December 2019 16:17 PM
Viewed 78 times, 78 times this year)

New track in place with original overhead wire north of William and Collins Street

4 December 2019 16:17 PM
Viewed 68 times, 68 times this year)

New platform stop taking shape at Flagstaff station

2 December 2019 17:48 PM
Viewed 104 times
(1 time this week, 104 times this year)

Track almost complete north of Lonsdale Street

2 December 2019 17:45 PM
Viewed 101 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 101 times this year)

New platform stop taking shape at William and Bourke Street

2 December 2019 17:43 PM
Viewed 86 times
(1 time this week, 86 times this year)

Fresh copper frogs in the overhead wires at the corner of William and Bourke Street

2 December 2019 17:42 PM
Viewed 84 times, 84 times this year)

New track complete with asphalt surface and bluestone kerbing at William and Little Collins Street

2 December 2019 17:41 PM
Viewed 87 times
(3 times this week, 1 time this month, 87 times this year)

New overhead wires installed at William and Little Collins Street

2 December 2019 17:41 PM
Viewed 71 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 71 times this year)

Safety zone tram stop remains at William and Collins Street

2 December 2019 14:53 PM
Viewed 77 times
(1 time this week, 77 times this year)

Yarra Trams incident response ute

2 December 2019 14:52 PM
Viewed 83 times
(1 time this week, 83 times this year)
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Viewed 545 times (4 times this week, 12 times this month, 545 times this year)