Hundreds of native trees that grow alongside the Hurstbridge railway line could be cut down and replaced with two-metre concrete barriers if a proposal to carve a rail trench beneath Lower Plenty Road in Rosanna go ahead.
Transport Reporter for The Age
Bob Edwards bought his first Bulldogs membership 63 years ago, and the next year he went to the MCG to see his club win their maiden VFL premiership, storming away to a giant win over the Demons.
Several weeks of disruption are looming as rail lines and arterial roads are shut.
Leafy Alphington is the latest Melbourne suburb that could see a new rail bridge soar across a main road and above homes as part of the state government's $5-$6 billion level crossing removal program.
Could a regular passenger ferry between Portarlington and Docklands really become a thing?
The state government plans to build a residential tower up to 13 storeys high above the Frankston railway line in Melbourne's south-east
Fourteen more unprotected rail crossings in country Victoria will be fixed by April.
In two weeks, just before 1am on August 8, the last car will drive along the southern end of Acland Street, then the traffic barriers will go up and Yarra Trams will begin to convert St Kilda's famous shopping strip into a plaza.
It is one of the quietest level crossings on the government's removal hit list, a council road in Seaford that is crossed by just 500 cars at its busiest in the two-hour morning peak.
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