Approved Projects

The below lists show each of the successful  Local Government Grants

2016

LGAProject FocusFunding Approval
($)
Benalla Rural City CouncilDevelopment - pedestrian and cyclist safety -Issue analysis activity to identify and scope pedestrian and cyclist safety risk factors in Benella. $25,000
Brimbank City CouncilInfrastructure -  pedestrian crossing - construction of pedestrian crossing as part of the Hampshire Road Overpass Pedestrian and Cyclist Safety project $100,000
Shire of CampaspeDevelopment - cyclist - Development of a cycling route plan $25,000
Cardinia Shire CouncilInfrastructure - shared path- Construction of shared pathway connecting to an existing offroad shared pathway$100,000
Colac Otway ShireInfrastructure - pathway- Construction of footpath providing a safe link between township and the foreshore $100,000
Golden Plains ShireInfrastructure - pathway- Construction of path connecting residential area to the local school, CBD and recreation reserve.$37,500
Kingston City CouncilInfrastructure - pedestrian crossings -Construction of raised crossings and pedestrian refuges. $65,000
Knox City CouncilInfrastructure - cyclist safety -Installation of Green Intersection Treatment and sharrows.$69,275
Latrobe City CouncilDevelopment - Shared Zone & Raised Intersection- Development of a proposal for a shared zone and raised intersection at the Franklin Street and Post Office Intersection, Traralgon. $25,000
Macedon Ranges Shire CouncilInfrastructure - pedestrian crossings- Construct zebra crossings, pedestrian crossing points, and install TSGI's for the visually impaired$100,000
Melton City CouncilInfrastructure - pedestrian crossings - installations of in pavement flashing warning LED lights at two pedestrian crossings$18,000
Mildura Rural City CouncilInfrastructure - intersection treatment- Installation of roundabout with speed cushions on all approaches, to slow traffic entering CBD shopping district. $18,780
Mitchell Shire CouncilInfrastructure - pedestrian crossing- Construction of a pedestrian crossing$18,298
Mornington Peninsula ShireInfrastructure - pathways- Construction of 150m pathways linking school entrances to existing pathways are carparks. $20,000
Nillumbik Shire CouncilInfrastructure - shared path -Construction of a 3.6km off road shared path$100,000
Northern Grampians Shire CouncilInfrastructure - pedestrian crossing -Construction of a raised pedestrian crossing $10,000
Northern Grampians Shire CouncilInfrastructure - pedestrian crossing -Construction of a raised pedestrian crossing $10,000
City of Port PhillipInfrastructure - pedestrian crossing- Installation of a Toucan crossing linked to traffic signals. $100,000
City of Port PhillipInfrastructure - traffic calming/speed reduction & pedestrian crossings -Installation of raised pedestrian zebra crossings and pedestrian refuges on all four legs of existing roundabout. Installation of traffic calming infrastructure. $100,000
South Gippsland Shire CouncilInfrastructure - pedestrian crossing- Installation of school crossing and pathways linking the school and mobile library. $60,000
City of StonningtonInfrastructure - shared zone- creation of a shared zone, reducing traffic flow and widening of pedestrian footpath and reduction of conflict points between pedestrians, cyclists and motorists. $100,000
Swan Hill Rural City CouncilInfrastructure- removal of central median and construction of angle parking along Bromley Road and the construction of bicycle lanes. $100,000
Warrnambool City CouncilInfrastructure - pedestrian crossing- Installation of a raised pedestrian crossing68,000
Whitehorse City CouncilInfrastructure - cyclist safety -Implementing recommendations identified in a review of traffic management devices (TMD's) to improve cyclist safety in the vicinity of TMDs along high priority route. $100,000
Wodonga City CouncilInfrastructure - pathways- Construction of path connecting residential area to the local school, CBD and recreation facilities. $98,500
Wodonga City CouncilInfrastructure - pedestrian crossing- Install raised crossing in two busy areas of the CBD$42,000
City of YarraDevelopment - Shared Zone & Raised Intersection -Conduct a pre-evaluative study into a 30kmp/h speed reduction trial$25,000
City of YarraDevelopment - speed reduction -Conduct a pre-evaluation study into a proposed shared zone $25,000

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