Outdoor dining on Swan Street

Ratio:consultants have developed a proposal for outdoor dining on Swan Street. Ratio:consultants found that a precinct wide approach delivered more benefits that individual parklets outside a single eatery. We’re excited …

Support for road closures

The Western Australia Department of Transport has released draft guidance for local area traffic management. Section 8 discusses filtered permeability with road closures, with an example on Macrae Road. The …

NSW street treatments for COVID

Transport for New South Wales has published a guide to street treatments for COVID recovery. The guide explains why changes are required: And how the NSW State Government is empowering …

Transurban mobility trends from COVID

Transurban have released an industry report on urban mobility trends from COVID-19. The report describes a range of implications for transport networks, pointing out that demand for public transport will …

Gear Change – a bold vision

Gear Change – a bold vision for cycling and walking, is the UK Department of Transport’s vision for reallocating street space and budget to cycling and walking. The report was …

Bridge Road safety improvements

VicRoads / DoT are investing in pedestrian & safety improvements on Bridge Road, including: 40 km/h speed limit Pedestrian refuge Green bike surfacing “Give Way to Pedestrian” sign Nearby residents …

Managing COVID on our trails

More people are using our trails, including the Main Yarra Trail, Merri Creek Trail and Capital City Trail. This trend existed pre-COVID, and has accelerated during COVID, both for recreational …

COVID-19 Response Trials

On Tuesday 23rd June Councillors will consider a Council Report on COVID-19 Response Trials. This follows on from previous good work from Council to provide more space for physical distancing, …