Track donation gives fresh momentum to Yarra Valley Railway
Level Crossing Removal Project founded a Material Reuse Working Group (MRWG). Key stakeholders included MTM, PTV (which represented Tourist and Heritage railways), MTM, VicTrack, LXRP Program Alliances and the Environmental Protection Agency. MRWG’s mandate was to improve sustainability through increasing visibility and making it easier to facilitate asset reuse, repurposing or returning assets to the State and improving social value e.g. reusing assets for public art or on Tourist and Heritage railways. Achievements included the donation of 5000 tonnes of ballast and 17.5km of rail to the Yarra Valley Tourist and Heritage railway. Cut and paste the link to read more: https://levelcrossings.vic.gov.au/media/news/track-donation-gives-fresh-momentum-to-yarra-valley-railway
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