Motorists and commuters are encouraged to plan ahead and leave extra time for their journey as construction of the Metro Tunnel ramps up in Parkville and the Domain precinct.
Part of St Kilda Road will reduce to one lane and Grattan Street will close for many years from this week to enable work on the biggest public transport project in Victoria’s history.
From 14 February:
From 19 February:
Motorists should allow up to 15 minutes extra travel time through these sections of St Kilda Road and Grattan Street.
From 18 February:
Bluetooth technology has been installed at 29 locations and CCTV cameras are being installed at 32 locations to monitor traffic in real-time, and information screens to provide drivers with the up-to-date travel time information and the best alternative routes.
For more information on these works visit bigbuild.vic.gov.au.