Connolly Avenue pedestrian bridge, Coburg

Project overview

Council has replaced the existing Merri Creek shared path bridge linking Connolly Avenue and De Chene Reserve which was damaged by flood waters in 2011 and 2013.

The new bridge was  constructed to a higher level to accommodate future flooding events and to meet Melbourne Water requirements. Board walks have been  built either side of the bridge to meet DDA accessibility requirements.

Budget and timelines

  • Total Project Cost: $1,030,000
  • Construction start date: January 2016
  • Construction end date: December 2016
Bridge Completed Bridge Completed

Further information

If you have any questions regarding the Connonly Avenue pedestrian bridge, contact Council on 9240 1111.

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