Stellenbosch, South Africa: Eight level crossings eliminated

3 Aug

Eight level crossings have been closed in Stellenbosch on safety grounds. The closures have been funded from a ZAR70.7 million level crossing closure programme. These works are a joint Passenger Rail Agency and the Western Cape project. the works comprise a new road-over rail bridge on Vlaeberg Road and a new link road between Vlaeberg and Vlottenberg. Alsotwo new private underpasses provide farmers grade-separated access to their land. Additionally, a pedestrian footbridge has been constructed at Lynedoch station.

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