The Railway (METRONET) Amendment Bill 2022 has passed the Legislative Assembly, and is well on it’s way to elevating Perth’s connectivity.
The Railway (METRONET) Amendment Bill 2022 has been introduced to Parliament which allows works on METRONET projects along the Armadale Line, including the Victoria Park-Canning Level Crossing Removal and Byford Rail Extension.
The 129-year-old Armadale Line is set to be transformed through major METRONET projects – the Byford Rail Extension, Victoria Park-Canning Level Crossing Removal, and Thornlie-Cockburn Link.
The preferred proponents have been announced for the METRONET Byford Rail Extension and METRONET Victoria Park-Canning Level Crossing Removal projects.
The Perth rail network is on its way to Byford with the start of early works at Thomas Road
Two METRONET projects on the Armadale Line have taken a major step forward with procurement underway for the Byford Rail Extension and Level Crossing Removals at Mint Street, Oats Street and Welshpool Road.
Electric trains are coming to Byford with the preferred station location now confirmed.
2019 was a huge year for METRONET with a number of major milestones had.
METRONET made its debut at the 2019 Perth Royal Show giving show goers a glimpse inside the Forrestfield-Airport Link tunnels and information on all other projects.
METRONET has made a Stage 1 submission to Infrastructure Australia (IA) for the Byford Rail Extension project, demonstrating the national significance of opportunities in the area.
Byford Rail Extension planning is moving to the next phase with key consultants being sought out to inform planning.