Roads will be closed in South Hobart between October 2018 and December 2018 for the installation of four raised threshold crossings that will create a continuous step-free path along the south side of Macquarie Street.
threshold crossings will bring the road to the level of the footpath in
Anglesea Street, Denison Street, Weld Street and Downie Street, and will
provide enhanced wheelchair and pram access.
will have to reduce their speed when travelling over the raised thresholds,
which will improve the safety of all road users and pedestrians.
closures of the below streets’ intersections with Macquarie Street will
Street: 8 October – 1 November
Street: 15 October – 9 November
Street: 5 November – 25 November
Street: 12 November – 2 December
expected that the impact on parking along Macquarie Street during these times
will be kept to a minimum, traffic flow in South Hobart will not change and
pedestrian access will remain open.
all road users and pedestrians to travel with care and to be mindful of
roadworks through South Hobart during the upcoming months.
information visit: https://www.hobartcity.com.au/Projects/Current-projects/South-Hobart-Pedestrian-Crossing-Improvements