Metro Tunnel

Park Street Tram Development Plan

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Draft Development Plan for Park Street, South Melbourne Tram Stop
Feedback is invited on this draft Development Plan from 31 July to 21 August 2017.

This draft Development Plan (PDF) has been prepared to provide an overview of the works Yarra Trams will deliver deliver to relocate and upgrade a tram stop on Park Street, South Melbourne as part of the Metro Tunnel Project.

The Plan includes site layout plans and demonstrates how these works will be delivered in accordance with the approved Environmental Performance Requirements, as defined in the Metro Tunnel Metro Tunnel Environmental Management Framework (PDF), and the approved Urban Design Strategy (PDF). The Minister for Planning must approve the Development Plan prior to the commencement of tram works as covered in the Plan.

The tram works include:
  • Relocating and upgrading existing Tram Stop 119 to create a new permanent level access tram stop and platforms on Park Street, South Melbourne
  • Installation of new tram infrastructure, including tracks, poles and overhead cables
  • Changes to traffic management and road access to facilitate the construction works and minimise impacts on local communities
  • Removal of up to 26 on-street parking spaces to maintain one lane of traffic in each direction
  • Changes to the intersection of Wells Street / Palmerston Crescent to allow for safe vehicle turning movements and tram operations
  • Other associated construction activities.
Scope of feedback
Anyone may comment on the draft Development Plan during the inspection and comment period prior to the Plan being submitted to the Minister for Planning for approval.
Please note, comments that relate to activities which are not part of the Park Street Tram Stop works scope will not be considered as part of the Development Plan public feedback process.
You can use the Save button at the top of the screen to return at a later stage to complete your feedback.
Further assistance
If you require assistance with completing this form or require the form in an alternative format, please phone the Metro Tunnel Project Information Line on 1800 551 927 (24 hours a day, 7 days a week) or the Interpreter Line on (03) 9280 0700.