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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

Thursday 2 January 2020 08:55 AM
Viewed 195 times
(5 times this month, 93 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

Thursday 2 January 2020 08:54 AM
Viewed 275 times
(3 times this week, 10 times this month, 120 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?

Friday 27 December 2019 16:47 PM
Viewed 403 times
(5 times this week, 6 times this month, 157 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

Friday 27 December 2019 16:46 PM
Viewed 239 times
(2 times this week, 3 times this month, 90 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?

Friday 27 December 2019 16:43 PM
Viewed 396 times
(6 times this week, 6 times this month, 166 times this year)

Incomplete tram stop shelter at William and Bourke Street

Monday 9 December 2019 17:44 PM
Viewed 240 times
(4 times this week, 16 times this month, 124 times this year)

Applying the finishing touches north of La Trobe and William Street

Thursday 5 December 2019 17:54 PM
Viewed 216 times
(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 93 times this year)

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

Thursday 5 December 2019 17:52 PM
Viewed 223 times
(2 times this week, 10 times this month, 109 times this year)

Completed tram tracks south of Lonsdale and William Street

Thursday 5 December 2019 17:50 PM
Viewed 197 times
(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 82 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?

Thursday 5 December 2019 17:44 PM
Viewed 288 times
(2 times this week, 10 times this month, 103 times this year)

Moving a water tank trailer around the work site

Thursday 5 December 2019 17:44 PM
Viewed 232 times
(2 times this week, 13 times this month, 118 times this year)

New Bourke Street tram stop taking shape on William Street

Wednesday 4 December 2019 16:48 PM
Viewed 224 times
(2 times this week, 8 times this month, 98 times this year)

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

Wednesday 4 December 2019 16:46 PM
Viewed 275 times
(2 times this week, 7 times this month, 115 times this year)

Yarra Trams overhead bucket truck at William and Collins Street

Wednesday 4 December 2019 16:17 PM
Viewed 279 times
(4 times this week, 16 times this month, 164 times this year)

New overhead crossover at William and Collins Street

Wednesday 4 December 2019 16:17 PM
Viewed 224 times
(5 times this week, 14 times this month, 112 times this year)

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

Wednesday 4 December 2019 16:17 PM
Viewed 200 times
(2 times this week, 8 times this month, 103 times this year)

New platform stop taking shape at Flagstaff station

Monday 2 December 2019 17:48 PM
Viewed 248 times
(2 times this week, 8 times this month, 108 times this year)

Track almost complete north of Lonsdale Street

Monday 2 December 2019 17:45 PM
Viewed 238 times
(2 times this week, 9 times this month, 104 times this year)

New platform stop taking shape at William and Bourke Street

Monday 2 December 2019 17:43 PM
Viewed 217 times
(5 times this month, 100 times this year)

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

Monday 2 December 2019 17:42 PM
Viewed 207 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 89 times this year)

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

Monday 2 December 2019 17:41 PM
Viewed 225 times
(9 times this month, 105 times this year)

New overhead wires installed at William and Little Collins Street

Monday 2 December 2019 17:41 PM
Viewed 197 times
(8 times this month, 93 times this year)

Safety zone tram stop remains at William and Collins Street

Monday 2 December 2019 14:53 PM
Viewed 225 times
(3 times this week, 10 times this month, 113 times this year)

Yarra Trams incident response ute

Monday 2 December 2019 14:52 PM
Viewed 316 times
(3 times this week, 13 times this month, 182 times this year)
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