The Laneways Project Works Update

Monday, 19 June 2017

Week of 19 June – Weekly Look Ahead

Lt Malop Street – Moorabool Street end

Works at the Moorabool Street end of Lt Malop Street during the week will include:

  • Finishing pavement demolition
  • Installation of services
  • Drainage services.

Lt Malop Street – Gheringhap Street end

Works at the Gheringhap Street end of Lt Malop Street are on hold pending design changes due to existing services. We anticipate a solution will be reached within the next week.

Hours of work
Crews will be on site from Monday 19 June – Saturday 24 June, between 7am – 4pm.

A clearly marked 1.2m wide walkway will be maintained for pedestrians in front of all shops
Vehicle access will be maintained from Gheringhap St down Lt Malop Street and James Street. Some delays may be experienced. Traffic management will be in place.

Shorts Place

There was a delay in commencing demolition in Shorts Place the week of 5 June as the contractors worked in with service authorities.

Works in Shorts Place during the week will include:

  • Full road demolition including hammering and saw cutting


  • There will be limited access for pedestrians in Shorts Place for approx. 6 weeks
  • There will be limited vehicle access to Shorts Place for 2-3 weeks. After this time, access will be provided for delivery vehicles.
  • The loading zone in Shorts Place North will not be available for use during resurfacing works. There are alternative loading zones located in Shorts Place South.

McLarty Place

Works continuing as scheduled.