Downs Street, Pascoe Vale - Road reconstruction works

Downs Street Pascoe ValeProject overview

In 2017-18 Council reconstructed Downs Street, Pascoe Vale between Essex Street and Sims Street.

Consultation with residents was undertaken in March 2017 and construction was completed in September 2017.

The works comprised:

  • Construction of a new underground drainage system and pits.
  • Reconstructing the existing concrete kerb and channel. The level will be altered to flatten the road and improve vehicle access into properties.
  • Reconstruction of the road pavement and laying a new asphalt road surface.
  • Reconstruction of vehicle crossings between the new kerb and footpath edge.
  • Reinstatement of nature strips.
  • Total length: 290 metres.

Budget and timelines

  • Budget: $385,000
  • Construction start date: August 2017
  • Construction end date: September 2017