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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 43 times, 43 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 68 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 68 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 146 times
(2 times this month, 146 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 83 times
(1 time this month, 83 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 128 times
(3 times this month, 128 times this year)

Incomplete tram stop shelter at William and Bourke Street

9 December 2019 17:44 PM
Viewed 57 times
(7 times this month, 57 times this year)

Applying the finishing touches north of La Trobe and William Street

5 December 2019 17:54 PM
Viewed 69 times
(6 times this month, 69 times this year)

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

5 December 2019 17:52 PM
Viewed 53 times
(5 times this month, 53 times this year)

Completed tram tracks south of Lonsdale and William Street

5 December 2019 17:50 PM
Viewed 68 times
(4 times this month, 68 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 126 times
(5 times this month, 126 times this year)

Moving a water tank trailer around the work site

5 December 2019 17:44 PM
Viewed 54 times
(5 times this month, 54 times this year)

New Bourke Street tram stop taking shape on William Street

4 December 2019 16:48 PM
Viewed 74 times
(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 74 times this year)

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

4 December 2019 16:46 PM
Viewed 84 times
(1 time this week, 33 times this month, 84 times this year)

Yarra Trams overhead bucket truck at William and Collins Street

4 December 2019 16:17 PM
Viewed 62 times
(1 time this week, 10 times this month, 62 times this year)

New overhead crossover at William and Collins Street

4 December 2019 16:17 PM
Viewed 62 times
(1 time this week, 9 times this month, 62 times this year)

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

4 December 2019 16:17 PM
Viewed 51 times
(7 times this month, 51 times this year)

New platform stop taking shape at Flagstaff station

2 December 2019 17:48 PM
Viewed 86 times
(1 time this week, 86 times this year)

Track almost complete north of Lonsdale Street

2 December 2019 17:45 PM
Viewed 81 times
(2 times this week, 81 times this year)

New platform stop taking shape at William and Bourke Street

2 December 2019 17:43 PM
Viewed 69 times, 69 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 70 times, 70 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 65 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 65 times this year)

New overhead wires installed at William and Little Collins Street

2 December 2019 17:41 PM
Viewed 54 times, 54 times this year)

Safety zone tram stop remains at William and Collins Street

2 December 2019 14:53 PM
Viewed 57 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 57 times this year)

Yarra Trams incident response ute

2 December 2019 14:52 PM
Viewed 67 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 67 times this year)
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