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Dundee City - Weekly Road Report

Report for Saturday 4 and Sunday 5 July

Ongoing works from the previous week

Report For Week Commencing Monday 6 July 2015

Euclid Street/Euclid Crescent

closed westbound for 6 months with full closures for short durations (up to 48 hours) for major refurbishment works to D C Thomson building.

South Victoria Dock Road (west of West Victoria Dock Road)

closed for one week for drainage and associated Central Waterfront Works

West Hendersons Wynd (north side of Verdant Works entrance for 26m northwards) and Miln Street (West Hendersons Wynd for 12m eastwards)

closed for 9 weeks for building operations.

Thomson Street (Magdalen Yard Road for 100m north)

closed for 18 weeks for demolition and building works.

Riverside Drive (Tesco roundabout for 200m eastwards)

off-side lane closures in both directions for one week for drainage works.

Fairmuir Street (Fairfield Road to Fairfield Street)

closed  for one week for sewer connection works.

Argyllgait/West Marketgait (Westport roundabout to Nethergate)

nearside lane closures for one week for traffic signal duct installation.

Camphill Road at Abertay Street

temporary traffic lights for one week for gas main renewal works.

Strathmartine Road (Camperdown Road to Balgowan Avenue)

closed from Monday 6 July for 10 days for carriageway resurfacing works.

Lower Broughty Ferry Road (Dairy Bridge)

closed overnight between 10.00pm and 6.00am from Saturday 11 July for 3 weeks for railway maintenance works.

A972 Kingsway East (Mid Craigie Roundabout to Forfar Road)

overnight (19.30-06.30) alternate nearside and offside lane closures in both directions for 2 weeks for street lighting refurbishment

A972 Kingsway East (Pitkerro Road Roundabout)

overnight (19.30-06.30) eastbound nearside lane closure on Tuesday 7 July for access to manhole

Perth Road to West Park Road

temporary traffic lights up to Tuesday 7 July for gas service connection

Forfar Road

closed north bound between Clepington Road and A90 Kingsway on Sunday 12 July for Scottish Water mains repair

Dundee Road at Fairfield Road

off peak temporary traffic lights on Thursday 9 July for Scottish Water manhole repair

Craigie Drive at Strathern Road

temporary traffic lights for 2 weeks for pedestrian crossing installation

Ellieslea Road

closed between Strathern Road and Dundee Road for one week for carriageway inlay work

Albany Road

closed between Ralston Road and Balmyle Road for one week for carriageway inlay works

Forthcoming Major Roadworks

Dens Road (Dura Street to Arklay Street)

closed from Monday 20 July for 2 weeks for carriageway resurfacing works.


Roads - General

Planned road closures and restrictions are necessary to allow for a variety of maintenance work including resurfacing and reconstruction as well as water, sewer, electricity, gas and telecom supply/renewal/maintenance works, etc.

It may be that the Dundee City Council is not responsible for these works.  However we have a duty to inform the public of any major situation which may arise – planned or otherwise – that may affect their ability to move about the city.  We have included here a listing of road closures and major lane closures or restrictions and the contact numbers for the main utility companies in case you have a query on any specific set of roadworks.

Please note the information provided is current as of the Friday prior to the report date and is subject to change at any time.  Any updates after publication on Fridays are indicated in bold.

For further information about this road report call Dundee City Council 0800 232323 or e-mail  For specific information please phone any of the telephone numbers given below.

Trunk Roads are not the responsibility of the Council but are presently maintained by BEAR Scotland Ltd on behalf of the Scottish Government's Transport Scotland.  Trunk Roads in Dundee consist of:

A90 Kingsway West/Kingsway/Forfar Road (north of Kingsway)
A972 Kingsway East
A92 Greendykes Road / Broughty Ferry Road (at Carolina House)/ East Dock Street/South Marketgait (to Trades Lane)

BEAR Scotland, Customer Care Number 0800 028 1414
British Telecom (Openreach) 0800 023 2023
Scottish & Southern Energy (Scottish Hydro Electric) 0800 300 999
Scottish Water 0845 601 8855
Virgin Media (NTL/Telewest) 0870 888 3116
Scotland Gas Networks 0845 605 6677
Cable & Wireless (Thus) 0845 2744 455
Fibrecity Dundee 0800 954 2020
Clarence - to report road, pavement & lighting defects 0800 232323

The position of on-going or planned roadworks, anywhere in Scotland, can be accessed on line by clicking on the following link:

Scottish Roadworks Register

The roadworks contained in this report are restricted to major works executed on the roads maintained either by the local Roads Authority, Transport Scotland or the Tay Road Bridge Board. Details on the roads maintained by these organisations can be viewed by clicking on the following link:

List of Public Roads

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