Green Spine works update – week commencing 18 June 2018

The following work is planned:
Commence line marking, weather permitting commence finishing touches to paved areas including corking, weather permitting commence mulching garden beds commence planting garden beds.

Ongoing work
Continue installation of the planter boxes on the north side continue installation of irrigation to garden beds continue asphalting road, weather permitting continue paving on the Malop Street south/Moorabool Street corner near the Westpac Bank pedestrians will be diverted as required and wayfinding signage will be in place continue paving on the Malop Street north/Moorabool Street corner near Bendigo Bank pedestrians will be diverted as required and wayfinding signage will be in place future paving works to be undertaken in Malop Street outside the Bendigo Bank are scheduled for Friday 15 June and will require alternative pedestrian diversion (see attached map number 2) continue delivery and installation of street furniture continue laying pavers in the strip between the footpath and kerb stones intermittent use of road compacting machinery which is likely to result in ground vibrations being felt during its operation there will be some noisy work with cutting of pavers there may be some short periods of hammering or cutting.

Pedestrian access
Pedestrian access to businesses will be maintained during all trading hours. If access is required outside your normal trading hours, please contact the construction Site Manager with as much notice as possible, so access can be facilitated. A pedestrian link between Market Square and Westfield shopping centres will continue to be available for all trading hours during the works. Wayfinding signage will be in place to direct pedestrians. *See information above (and attached maps) regarding the temporary pedestrian diversions near Bendigo Bank. Vehicle access Malop Street will continue to be closed to all vehicle and cycling traffic between Moorabool and Yarra streets until completion in mid-year. The Malop Street loading dock to Market Square will not be available for deliveries during the road closure and alternative arrangements have been made for deliveries via the Market Square loading dock in Yarra Street.

Hours of work
Our work crews will be on site: Day shift: Standard day shift hours for the project will be from 7:00am to 5:00pm, Monday to Saturday. On industry RDOs, there will be less activity on site. Night shift: Any future night shifts will be advised. On site contact – Site Manager For any immediate works-related enquiries, please contact the 2Construct Site Manager, Michael Waldron on 0403 719 925.

Green Spine – Trader support initiatives
Green Spine photo competition As the Green Spine project nears completion, please let your networks know about the #ShopOnTheGreen photo competition. There are two more weeks to enter for a chance to win Timezone vouchers. Posters and competition Terms & Conditions have been distributed to traders in the works zone. Terms & Conditions and further information is also available via our Facebook page. Car parking passes and coffee vouchers Please check the expiry dates on the car parking passes and coffee vouchers and distribute to your customers for use prior to expiration. Questions? If you have any questions or concerns, you can email our team or speak to either:

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