Albert St and Victoria St, Brunswick East
Shared zones trial
We’re trialling new ways to make it easier and safer for our Moreland community to walk and cycle around their local neighbourhood, particularly as we continue to live with COVID-19.
During the Victorian COVID-19 pandemic, there was an increase in the number of people using local walking and cycling paths, while public transport capacities decreased. This prompted the Council to invest an additional $1.68 million in transport improvements in the 20/21 budget.
As our city reacts to the ever-changing pandemic, it’s more important than ever we embrace ways to keep our community moving safely and with ease.
We’re responding to these patterns by making it safer and more convenient for cyclists and pedestrians - including people using wheelchairs and other mobility aids - to move around Moreland.
The improvements don’t stop at bike lanes. The projects linked on this page are part of a larger group of pedestrian and cycling improvements being made around Moreland. These include new zebra crossings, pedestrian thresholds, bicycle lanes, shared zones, reduced speeds on residential streets, and turn bans at key intersections on tram corridors.
Creating walkable and bikeable neighbourhoods encourages healthy and active lifestyles, builds community connections, promotes overall health and wellbeing in our community and supports local businesses through improved access to local amenities.
It’s also great for the environment and can significantly reduce our carbon footprint.
These projects are being delivered as trials, using materials that can be modified or removed depending on the outcomes of the trials.
We invite you to share your feedback and experiences of walking and cycling in Moreland using our new separated bike lanes and shared zones.
Your feedback and ideas will help us to monitor these trials and adjust plans before any permanent decisions are made.
Walk or hop on a bike to travel locally via our new trial treatments and explore all Moreland has to offer!
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