Construction works near Richmond Recreation Centre

Monday 24 September 2018

On Monday 24 September 2018, Yarra City Council commenced construction work to build a pedestrian crossing in Gleadell Street, Richmond.

The works are taking place on Gleadell Street, between Bridge Road and Highett Street.

The project is expected to take 2 to 3 weeks to complete, subject to weather conditions, with construction taking place Monday to Friday from 7am to 5pm.

During the works period please note that:

  • parking will not be available within the work zone. Limited parking will be available in the surrounding area
  • an appropriate traffic management plan will be in place to ensure that traffic can flow through Gleadell Street during working hours.
  • a full road closure will be in place from Wednesday 3 October to Friday 5 October with diversions for drivers and cyclists 
  • ramp and pedestrian access to Richmond Recreation Centre will be available throughout the works.

We will keep you updated on any changes as the works progress.

Further information

For further information regarding these works please refer to the Notice of Works - Gleadell Street Pedestrian Crossing (PDF, 965kb).


If you have a question regarding these works please email Yarra City Council at or call Alain Morgan, Road Works Supervisor on 0437 653 566 or Darul Islam, Project Manager on 0418 101 276.



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