Legislation will be introduced into parliament this week as the Victorian Labor Government seeks a framework for the management of the West Gate Tunnel when it opens in 2022.
A level crossing at Toorak Road in the inner-Melbourne suburb of Kooyong will be removed using a rail bridge design solution, the Victorian Government’s Level Crossing Removal Authority has said.
The Victorian Government will make safety upgrades to another sixteen roads it announced this week as part of its $229 million investment across the state.
Industry bodies have called on the Federal Government to review the National Construction Code and restrict the use of combustible materials in high-rise construction following a recent fire on Spencer Street in Melbourne’s CBD.
Regional and rural councils can now apply for a share in more than $70 million for safer and more reliable roads, according to the Victorian Government.