UPDATE: UPCOMING WORKS IN THE RAIL CORRIDOR BETWEEN QUEEN STREET AND CHIEF STREET – 25 SEPTEMBER – 13 DECEMBER 2017

During the temporary closure of the Outer Harbor, Grange rail line by the Torrens Rail Junction Project, the T2T Alliance will be undertaking a range of works along the rail corridor between Queen Street, Croydon and Chief Street, Brompton from 6am Monday 25 September to 6am Wednesday 13 December 2017, weather permitting.

 Key activities and locations

  • General track maintenance between Queen Street, Croydon and Coglin Street, Brompton
  • Full track removal and renewal between Coglin Street and Chief Street, Brompton
  • Vegetation trimming and removal in the rail corridor between Queen Street, Croydon and Chief Street, Brompton
  • Asphalting, lighting and fencing works on the shared use path between Outer Harbor rail overpass and Coglin Street
  • Continued installation of noise walls along the rail corridor on Day Terrace and Euston Terrace, Croydon
  • Installation of activated pedestrian maze crossings at Queen Street, Croydon, West and Coglin Streets, Brompton
  • Upgrades to level crossings at Queen Street, Croydon, West and Coglin Streets, Brompton

Residents and businesses adjacent to the works area will receive advance notice of any works of a direct impact e.g. temporary access restrictions or noisy night works.

 Temporary traffic arrangements

Coglin Street

  • Coglin Street will be temporarily closed between Ridley Street and First Street to motorists, pedestrians and cyclists from 6am Monday 25 September to 6am Wednesday 13 December 2017.

West Street

  • West Street pedestrian crossing will be temporarily closed between Ridley Street and First Street to pedestrians and cyclists from 6am Monday 25 September to 6am Wednesday 13 December 2017.

Queen Street

  • Queen Street level crossing – Traffic signals have been installed across the Queen Street level crossing from 7pm Friday 17 November 2017. The traffic signals will allow traffic in both directions to cross the level crossing using the current single lane. For the traffic signals to operate safely in this location, the following temporary traffic arrangements will be in place at the Euston Terrace junction with Queen Street.
  • Temporary closures of the Queen Street level crossing will be in place from:
    • 7am to 6pm Monday 27 November 2017
    • 7am to 6pm Tuesday 28 November 2017
    • 7pm Sunday 3 December to 6am Thursday 7 December 2017
    • 7pm Sunday 10 December to 6am Tuesday 12 December 2017.

Euston Terrace, east of Queen Street

  • Right and left turn movements into Euston Terrace from Queen Street will continue to be provided.
  • Left turn movements into Queen Street from Euston Terrace will continue to be provided.
  • Right turn movements from Euston Terrace, to cross the level crossing, will not be permitted.

Euston Terrace, west of Queen Street

  • Right and left turn movements into Euston Terrace from Queen Street will continue to be provided.
  • Right turn movements into Queen Street from Euston Terrace will continue to be provided.
  • Left turn movements from Euston Terrace, to cross the level crossing, will not be permitted.

 

Croydon Station pedestrian underpass

  • The Croydon Station pedestrian underpass will be closed from 6am Monday 25 September to 15 January 2018.

Access to properties will be maintained. Signage will alert road users to changed traffic arrangements and local detour routes.

Pedestrian and cyclist access

  • Pedestrians will be able to cross at the rail line at Garnet Street and Queen Street, Croydon and at Chief Street, Brompton.
  • Pedestrian access will also be provided on the eastern side of South Road between Port Road and Forster Street, Ridleyton.
  • The current cyclist detour for the Outer Harbor Greenway remains unchanged.

See map below for pedestrian access routes.

Public transport users

The Outer Harbor and Grange rail lines will be temporarily closed from 10 pm Sunday 24 September to 15 January 2018 during this time substitute buses will be provided. For more information on temporary rail line closures and substitute buses, please call Adelaide Metro Info Line on  1300 311 108 or visit: www.adelaidemetro.com.au

Rail maintenance activity

For more information about Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure (DPTI) rail maintenance works, to access the rail maintenance activity calendar and to register to receive night works notifications in digital form, please visit www.dpti.sa.gov.au/worksnotifications

Note: The Torrens Rail Junction (TRJ) Project is undertaking works within the rail corridor during this time between the Adelaide Railway Station Yard and Chief Street, Brompton. Should you require any further information regarding these works, please contact the TRJ Community Relations team via email: dpti.trj@sa.gov.au or phone: 1300 582 071.