City Centre Car Parking Changes
Young Street West Closure
Commencing Date: Tuesday 20 February
Location: Young Street, Frankston
Duration: Until September 2018
Description of Works: The Young Street West car park will be privately used by the Level Crossing Removal Authority (LXRA)
Disruptions Expected: No parking will be available until further notice
Warrandyte Road Widening And Reconstruction (South)
Works Commencing: Mid-March 2018
Location: A 400m section of Warrandyte Road, from Golf Links Road to the southern boundary of number 475 Warrandyte Road.
Duration of Works: 3 months.
Description of Works: The scope of works includes repaving the existing road surface and gravel shoulders with asphalt. The works will also include installation of new stormwater drainage and kerb and channel, and associated reinstatements to vehicle crossings and nature strips.
Disruptions Expected: Traffic management will be in place whilst works are in progress. Traffic will be reduced to one lane through the worksite at times and some queuing and delays will be experienced at the northern and southern approaches. Reduced speed limits will apply during work times and after hours when there are changed conditions for motorists. Access to properties will be maintained for the majority of the duration of works. Traffic controllers will be onsite whilst works are in progress to assist with access and 24 hours’ notice will be provided prior to any activities which may restrict access to any premises.
Evans Road North Extended Closure
Works Commencing: Friday 2 March
Location: Evans Road near Thompsons Road, Cranbourne
Duration of Works: Until July 2018
Description of Works: Widening lanes, removing concrete Islands and laying new surfaces.
Disruptions Expected: Closed in both directions between the roundabout at Thompsons Road and Boland Drive. Delays can be expected.
More Information: Visit vicroads.com
No Right Hand Turns from Young Street to Station Street
Works Commencing: Completed
Location: Young Street to Station Street
Duration of Works: Completed
Description of Works: VicRoads will install signage, to prevent right hand turns into Station Street from Young Street. This has been successfully trialled since the completion of the Young Street Improvement Works and has been proven to help with the flow of bus traffic. A flashing no right turn sign will be installed onto Young Street traffic lights.
Disruptions Expected: Commuters heading south, who need to access Station Street, will be able to turnaround at the roundabout at Wells Street. Emergency services will still have full access into Station Street.
Roundabout at the intersection of Robinsons Road/Westernport Highway
Works Commencing: Early February 2018
Location: Robinsons Road west will be closed at Western Port Highway
Duration of Works: 6-8 weeks
Description of Works: A new roundabout is being installed at the intersection of Robinsons Road/Westernport Highway
Disruptions Expected: Local traffic will be affected with road closures and some bus services will be impacted
More Information: vicroads.vic.gov.au
Ballam Park East Pavilion
Location: Ballam Park East Pavilion (AKA Karingal Bulls Football Pavilion), 260R Cranbourne Road, Frankston (Entry off Naranga Cr)
Works commencing: Commencing Monday 20 February 2017 with construction anticipated to be complete in February 2018
Description of works: The scope of works includes demolition of existing Football Pavilion, construction of new shared sporting and community pavilion, construction of adjacent netball court and sports lighting and associated civil works and connection of services
Disruptions expected: Access to the pavilion and immediate surrounds will be restricted during the works
Carrum Downs Multipurpose Pavilion
Location: Carrum Downs Recreation Reserve, 45R Wedge Road, Carrum Downs
Work commencing: Monday 15 May 2017 with completion due in Winter 2018
Description of works: Construction of a new multi-use pavilion, adjacent public toilet facilities, associated civil works and car park
Disruptions expected: Access to the western side oval and immediate surrounds will be restricted during the works
Frankston Line Crossings managed by Level Crossing Removal Authority
Works Commencing: November 2015
Location: Various locations along the Frankston Line
The upgrade of Frankston Station is expected to start in autumn 2018.
Duration of Works: Ongoing for the next eight years
Description of Works: Removing 50 dangerous and congested level crossings will transform the way people live, work and travel across metropolitan Melbourne and improve safety for drivers and pedestrians
Disruptions Expected: Buses will replace trains between Frankston and Carrum Train Stations during the Frankston Station upgrade. They will run from Fletcher Road in Frankston. LXRA customer relations staff will be available onsite to assist and direct commuters.
More information contact Metro Trains on 1800 800 007 or www.metrotrains.com.au for expected delays and works alerts
This work is conducted by the Level Crossing Removal Project. Please visit http://levelcrossings.vic.gov.au/ for more information
Contact Level Crossing Removal Authority: https://your.levelcrossings.vic.gov.au/
Frankston City Council
30 Davey Street
P. 1300 322 322