Approved Projects

The below lists show each of the successful  Local Government Grants

2015

LGA

Project Focus

Grant Amount

Banyule City Council

Reconfiguration of intersection to accommodate bicycle lanes and of pedestrian crossings

$100,000

City of Greater Bendigo

Construction of shared pathway linking CBD and recreation facilities.

$100,000

Brimbank City Council

Investigation of design improvements to railway precinct

$25,000

Darebin City Council

Upgrade existing crossings incorporating raised intersection treatment and construction of pedestrian refuges.

$93,850

East Gippsland Shire Council

Construction of off-road shared pathway linking key community infrastructure.

$31,760

City of Greater Geelong

Construction of separated shared path linking Geelong's Northern suburbs and the CBD

$100,000

Golden Plains Shire Council

Construction of a path connecting the township and recreation reserve.

$12,500

Golden Plains Shire Council

Construction of paths to connect the residents, school and recreation reserve

$45,000

Melton City Council

Construction of footpaths and kerbing to separate pedestrians and cyclists from traffic in school precinct

$49,500

Moreland City Council

Issues analysis to determine and develop a route based treatment for pedestrians and cyclists.

$16,080

Mornington Peninsula Shire

Construction of a raised platform intersection to compliment 40km/h speed limit

$75,000

Mornington Peninsula Shire

Construction of a footpath to separate pedestrians from road users.

$45,000

City of Port Philip

Conduct a feasibility and design work investigating the extension of bike lanes into intersections to remove the need for cyclists to merge with traffic within the intersection.

$20,000

City of Port Philip

Conduct feasibility and design work to improve safety of road crossings on shared pathway

$25,000

City of Port Philip

Construction of raised pavement pedestrian crossings on all four legs of a roundabout and realignment of curb to slow vehicle entry and exit speeds.

$66,000

Swan Hill Rural City Council

Construction of off-road shared pathway and the upgrade of two pedestrian crossings

$40,000

City of Yarra

Implementation of a shared zone in a railway precinct

$100,000

2014

LGA

Project Focus

Grant Amount

Banyule City Council

Developing best practice guidelines and concept designs for improving cyclist safety at local roundabouts.

$25,000

Banyule City Council

Implementation of 40km/hr area speed zone within Heidelberg Activity Centre.

$100,000

Bass Coast Shire Council

Construction of pedestrian refuge islands with DDA facilities and installation of bicycle lanes.

$22,500

Bayside City Council

Project Development in relation to cyclist safety at roundabouts.

$7,500

City of Greater Bendigo

Constructing a cycling underpass.

$10,000

City of Boroondara

Implementation of pedestrian safety improvements in the Balwyn shopping precinct.

$100,000

City of Casey

Installation of a pedestrian crossing over a major high volume road.

$32,500

Central Goldfields Shire Council

Creation of a permanent 40km/h speed limit for the Maryborough CBD.

$6,450

Central Goldfields Shire Council

Upgrade of off-road rail crossing.

$10,000

Colac Otway Shire

Construction of a 1500m pathway to provide a link between a primary school and sporting facilities. 

$25,000

Corangamite Shire Council

Installation of new bike lanes and reinstatement of existing bike lanes.

$10,000

City of Darebin

Upgrade of two school crossings to raised and the upgrade of a roundabout.

$89,000

City of Darebin

Demonstration project – safety treatments for elderly pedestrians.

Demonstration project payment

*$100,000

$25,000

City of Greater Geelong

Construction of cycling/pedestrian path and realignment of road markings.

$100,000

Golden Plains Shire

Construction of a 1.4km pedestrian pathway.

$90,000

City of Melbourne

Installation of a zebra pedestrian crossing and associated kerb extension.

$35,000

Melton City Council

Installation of footpaths, safe road connections, car parking,  pedestrian access and upgrade of bus zones around a cluster of three schools.

$10,000

Mildura Rural City Council

Extension of existing road shoulder and installation of a shared pathway.

$68,728

Mornington Peninsula Shire

Development and Implementation of a 40km speed zone and evaluation of speed reduction.

$25,000

Mt Alexander Shire Council

Design and construction of  traffic islands, pedestrian crossing and stop kerbs.

$25,000

Northern Grampians Shire Council

Construction of two outstands and a pedestrian crossing.

$100,000

City of Port Phillip

Raised pedestrian zebra crossings on roundabout, kerb extension and evaluation of similar treatments throughout City of Port Phillip.

$89,250

Swan Hill Rural City Council

Creation of two off-road shared paths.

$100,000

Whitehorse City Council

Review cyclist safety at existing traffic management devices and prioritising modifications to these devices to improve cyclist safety.

$25,000

City of Whittlesea

Construction of cyclist and pedestrian refuge island.

$32,334

City of Wodonga

Construction of raised pedestrian crossing and installation of signage and line markings.

$25,225

City of Yarra

Further development of design for a shared zone.  Speed reduction in zone to 20km/hr.

$25,000