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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 94 times
(4 times this month, 94 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 135 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 135 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 232 times
(13 times this month, 232 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 141 times
(1 time this week, 9 times this month, 141 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 215 times
(15 times this month, 215 times this year)

Incomplete tram stop shelter at William and Bourke Street

9 December 2019 17:44 PM
Viewed 115 times
(5 times this month, 115 times this year)

Applying the finishing touches north of La Trobe and William Street

5 December 2019 17:54 PM
Viewed 123 times
(4 times this month, 123 times this year)

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

5 December 2019 17:52 PM
Viewed 114 times
(3 times this month, 114 times this year)

Completed tram tracks south of Lonsdale and William Street

5 December 2019 17:50 PM
Viewed 114 times
(2 times this month, 114 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 182 times
(4 times this month, 182 times this year)

Moving a water tank trailer around the work site

5 December 2019 17:44 PM
Viewed 112 times
(4 times this month, 112 times this year)

New Bourke Street tram stop taking shape on William Street

4 December 2019 16:48 PM
Viewed 124 times
(2 times this month, 124 times this year)

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

4 December 2019 16:46 PM
Viewed 159 times
(2 times this month, 159 times this year)

Yarra Trams overhead bucket truck at William and Collins Street

4 December 2019 16:17 PM
Viewed 114 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 114 times this year)

New overhead crossover at William and Collins Street

4 December 2019 16:17 PM
Viewed 111 times
(4 times this month, 111 times this year)

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

4 December 2019 16:17 PM
Viewed 96 times
(3 times this month, 96 times this year)

New platform stop taking shape at Flagstaff station

2 December 2019 17:48 PM
Viewed 140 times
(4 times this month, 140 times this year)

Track almost complete north of Lonsdale Street

2 December 2019 17:45 PM
Viewed 134 times
(3 times this month, 134 times this year)

New platform stop taking shape at William and Bourke Street

2 December 2019 17:43 PM
Viewed 117 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 117 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 118 times
(3 times this month, 118 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 120 times
(4 times this month, 120 times this year)

New overhead wires installed at William and Little Collins Street

2 December 2019 17:41 PM
Viewed 104 times
(5 times this month, 104 times this year)

Safety zone tram stop remains at William and Collins Street

2 December 2019 14:53 PM
Viewed 112 times
(4 times this month, 112 times this year)

Yarra Trams incident response ute

2 December 2019 14:52 PM
Viewed 133 times
(8 times this month, 133 times this year)
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