LAPM 18 Coppin (Richmond)

LAPM 18 Coppin (Richmond)

The Local Area Place Making (LAPM) 18 Coppin precinct (Richmond) is located in the area bounded by Church Street, Bridge Road, Burnley Street, and Swan Street.

A map of the study area appears below.

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Previous Study
2012
Traffic Management Plan (TMP)

The TMP shows a map of different traffic treatments which will be implemented throughout the area. Details of the TMP can be viewed in the following document.

LAPM 18 Traffic Management Plan (PDF 249.39 KB)

Cost

$240,000

Time-frame

3 years
Outcomes

An evaluation of traffic treatments conducted in early 2014 revealed significant improvements to traffic conditions in the area.

Vehicles are travelling at slower speeds on all streets where treatments were installed, with speeds now considered to be within an acceptable range.

The number of vehicles travelling on Brougham Street, Charles Street, Charlotte Street, Coppin Street, Elm Grove and Newry Street has also decreased.

Notably, Coppin Street, a major north/south connection, saw a 3.5% drop in the traffic volume and up to a 26% decrease in speed.

In another positive result, improved ‘one way’ signage on Mary Street saw the number of vehicles travelling in the wrong direction dropping from 25 vehicles per day down to 4.

Next Study
Link to LAPM prioritisation page
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pdf format LATMS 18 Traffic Management Plan (249.39 KB)

Further information

Richard Young
Manager Traffic & Special Projects
9205 5712
Richard.Young@yarracity.vic.gov.au

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