Spencer Street and Latrobe Street road closures for tram works

Yarra Trams works with Public Transport Victoria (PTV) to carry out ongoing maintenance and renewal works across the network to ensure a safe and reliable tram network for future generations. 

Background

Tram track renewal works will deliver improved ride, comfort and safety for tram passengers and quieter tram infrastructure.

The section of track on Spencer Street between Jeffcott Street and Lonsdale Street and on La Trobe Street between King Street and Harbour Esplanade has been identified for urgent renewal. 

Spencer Street between Jeffcott Street and Lonsdale Street and La Trobe Street between King Street and Harbour Esplanade will be closed to through traffic from 8pm Monday 5 April to 5am Monday 19 April 2021. No vehicle access will be permitted during this time.

About the project

Major works will take place from 8pm Monday 5 April to 5am Monday 19 April 2021 with high levels of noise and 24 hour works. There will be road closures in and around the work zone, parking removal and traffic management in place. 

Road closures

Spencer Street between Jeffcott Street and Lonsdale Street and La Trobe Street between King Street and Harbour Esplanade will be closed to through traffic from 8pm Monday 5 April to 5am Monday 19 April 2021. No vehicle access will be permitted during this time. 

Pedestrians

The work zone will be fenced off for safety, however footpaths will remain open around the work area to allow pedestrian access to businesses and residences. Please note that there will be kerb to kerb fencing which will limit pedestrian crossings. These fences are required to ensure public safety. Crossing points will be facilitated where possible and may change depending on the construction activities taking place.

Local access and parking

Local access only will be available for properties on LaTrobe Street between Kings Street and 494 LaTrobe Street. Residents are encouraged to park in surrounding streets prior to the works commencement date, noting local parking restrictions. Parking and local access will be reinstated on completion of works.

Public Transport changes

During the major works, tram routes 30, 35 and 86 will be affected. For more details on the service changes, please visit Yarra Trams website

Spencer Street and Latrobe Street road closures for tram works

Get in touch

To find out more about the project, please gt in touch.

Email: [email protected]

 

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