Relieved businesses glad Melbourne Avenue is reopening

MELBOURNE, Fla. — Melbourne Avenue has reopened about a year after it was shut down so Brightline crews could install new high-speed rail tracks, and that is a welcome change for business owners in downtown Melbourne. What You Need To Know Business owners on Melbourne Avenue in Melbourne say they are excited about the roadway’s …

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Melbourne traffic alert: West Gate collision causes peak-hour chaos

Drivers in Melbourne are dealing with significant congestion tonight across the city’s major freeways. 0 View 1 images Those travelling into Melbourne from the west are facing lengthy delays, following the closure of inbound lanes across the West Gate Bridge due to an earlier vehicle collision. VicRoads advises emergency services are attending the scene, and are …

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Melbourne suburb Kalkallo likened to ‘prison’ over traffic congestion

Residents of one suburb in Melbourne’s west are spending up to an hour in traffic to travel less than a kilometre each morning, with planning experts likening it to a “prison”. There is just one entrance and exit to Kalkallo, a suburb on the outskirts of Melbourne’s west made up of two different housing estates, …

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Traffic disruptions for Melbourne’s north

A number of major disruptions are expected for roads in Melbourne’s north as the state government continues construction works. The M80 Ring Road will be closed in both directions overnight between Sydney Road and Edgars Road from 10pm Saturday, March 26 to 8am Sunday, March 27. Nightly closures will occur from 10pm to 5am Sunday, …

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’World’s smartest‘ traffic management system launches in Melbourne 

A 2.5km stretch of urban roadway in Melbourne, Australia, has been equipped with sensors, cloud-based AI, machine learning algorithms, predictive models and real time-data capture to improve traffic management – earning it the title of ‘world’s smartest’ traffic management. The technology, which is aimed at easing congestion, improving road safety for cars, pedestrians and cyclists, …

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World’s smartest traffic management system launched in Melbourne

Leveraging different types of traffic sensors already installed by AIMES, the team will fine-tune the Intelligent Corridor over the next three years. Image: supplied One of Melbourne’s busiest roads will host a world-leading traffic management system using the latest technology to reduce traffic jams and improve road safety. …

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