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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 227 times
(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 4 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 300 times
(6 times this month, 3 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 456 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 11 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 263 times
(5 times this month, 8 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 453 times
(7 times this month, 15 times this year)

Incomplete tram stop shelter at William and Bourke Street

Monday 9 December 2019 17:44 PM
Viewed 288 times
(12 times this month, 20 times this year)

Applying the finishing touches north of La Trobe and William Street

Thursday 5 December 2019 17:54 PM
Viewed 238 times
(4 times this month, 9 times this year)

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

Thursday 5 December 2019 17:52 PM
Viewed 257 times
(1 time this week, 10 times this month, 17 times this year)

Completed tram tracks south of Lonsdale and William Street

Thursday 5 December 2019 17:50 PM
Viewed 213 times
(3 times this month, 7 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 328 times
(2 times this week, 16 times this month, 24 times this year)

Moving a water tank trailer around the work site

Thursday 5 December 2019 17:44 PM
Viewed 254 times
(6 times this month, 10 times this year)

New Bourke Street tram stop taking shape on William Street

Wednesday 4 December 2019 16:48 PM
Viewed 263 times
(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 12 times this year)

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

Wednesday 4 December 2019 16:46 PM
Viewed 300 times
(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 13 times this year)

Yarra Trams overhead bucket truck at William and Collins Street

Wednesday 4 December 2019 16:17 PM
Viewed 328 times
(1 time this week, 13 times this month, 22 times this year)

New overhead crossover at William and Collins Street

Wednesday 4 December 2019 16:17 PM
Viewed 245 times
(6 times this month, 10 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 224 times
(7 times this month, 10 times this year)

New platform stop taking shape at Flagstaff station

Monday 2 December 2019 17:48 PM
Viewed 272 times
(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 11 times this year)

Track almost complete north of Lonsdale Street

Monday 2 December 2019 17:45 PM
Viewed 258 times
(5 times this month, 11 times this year)

New platform stop taking shape at William and Bourke Street

Monday 2 December 2019 17:43 PM
Viewed 239 times
(7 times this month, 11 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 228 times
(4 times this month, 10 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 253 times
(7 times this month, 16 times this year)

New overhead wires installed at William and Little Collins Street

Monday 2 December 2019 17:41 PM
Viewed 220 times
(4 times this month, 9 times this year)

Safety zone tram stop remains at William and Collins Street

Monday 2 December 2019 14:53 PM
Viewed 251 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 9 times this year)

Yarra Trams incident response ute

Monday 2 December 2019 14:52 PM
Viewed 369 times
(3 times this week, 15 times this month, 32 times this year)
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Viewed 1054 times (1 time this week, 8 times this month, 30 times this year)