route 96 detour
Capital City Trail closure ahead

The Capital City Trail will be closed for the first week in January for tram works at Nicholson Street.

The Route 96 upgrade project will close off Nicholson Street at the trail between 2nd January and the 8th.

A convenient bike detour will be in place that takes bikes down Rae Street to Barkly Street. From the other direction the detours starts at Canning Street and takes to connection north to Barkly via the lane through the apartments.

Nicholson Street will be closed between Johnson Street and Barkly Street until January 19.

Six new raised stops along the route will enable improved accessibility and safety for tram travellers.

Trams will be quicker through more evenly spaced stops and improved priority for trams at traffic lights

There will be an improved crossing of Nicholson Street at the Trail when the project is completed.

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