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Dundee City - Weekly Road Report

Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 July 2016

Meadowside (Bell Street to Victoria Way)

closed northbound on Sunday 24 July for Scottish Water manhole repair.

Princes Street/Arbroath Road

temporary traffic lights on Sunday 24 July for Scottish Water manhole repair.

Report For Week Commencing Monday 25 July 2016

Euclid Street/Euclid Crescent

closed westbound for 4 months with full closures for short durations (up to 48 hours) for major refurbishment works to D C Thomson building.

Scottish Water Clatto East mains renewal

Perth Road (Hawkhill to Nethergate) - closed eastbound for 5 weeks.

Glamis Road (Naughton Place to Nevay Terrace)

temporary traffic lights for one week for sewer connection works.

Forthill Road (Fintry Place to Queen Street)

closed (in 2 phases) for 5 weeks for gas main renewal.  Temporary traffic lights at Nursery Road during Phase 1.  Phase 2 (Nursery Road to Queen Street) - starts Wednesday 27 July.

A923 Coupar Angus Road/South Road

Phase 2 - Coupar Angus Road northbound from South Road to Liff Road - lane closure for one week.

Phase 3 – South Road from A923 Coupar Angus Road for 20m westwards - from Wednesday 27 July for one week.

Closed in phases above for ducting and carriageway resurfacing.

Craigard Road and Craigmount Road

closed in 3 separate phases for carriageway resurfacing works for 2 weeks.

South Union Street (West Earl Grey Place to Riverside Esplanade)

closed southbound until Tuesday 26 July for SGN valve repair.

SSE Longhaugh Cable Renewal

Findowrie Street (at Longhaugh Road), Longhaugh Road (Fintry Drive to Findowrie Street), Longhaugh Road turning circle, Lothian Crescent (Fintry Terrace north for approximately 100m), Ballindean Road (Douglas Road to Keith Place), Douglas Road (Ballindean Road to Kingsway East) – closed in the advertised order from 18 July over 12 weeks.  Longhaugh Road closed for one week.


Longtown Road

traffic control for one week for footway works.

Riverside Drive (Bridgeview Cafe to Riverside West roundabout)

off-peak (9.30am - 3.30pm) temporary traffic lights for 5 days from Monday 18 July for replacement of road markings.

South Union Street (Whitehall Crescent to Dock Street) and Dock Street (South Union Street to Crichton Street)

closed from Monday 25 July for one week for sewer investigation works.

Gray Street, Broughty Ferry (Brook Street to King Street)

closed from Tuesday 26 July for 3 days for drainage works.

A90 Kingsway (at Coupar Angus Road interchange)

overnight (7.30pm - 6.30am) westbound alternate lane closures for coring investigation works.

A92 Arbroath Road (westbound approach to Scott Fyffe roundabout)

overnight (7.30pm - 6.30am) westbound nearside lane closures from Monday 25 July for 3 nights for footway chamber reconstruction works.

A92 Arbroath Road (Ethiebeaton Road to Ardestie)

overnight (8.00pm - 6.00am) eastbound nearside lane closure with convoy working on Friday 29 July for carriageway repairs.

Polepark Road (at Edward Street)

temporary traffic lights for one week for carriageway investigation.

Arbroath Road (at Ruthven Road)

off-peak temporary traffic lights on Thursday 28 July for VMS sign installation.

Dundee Road (at Ralston Road)

off-peak temporary traffic lights on Thursday 28 July for VMS sign installation.

Riverside Avenue (at Apollo Way)

off-peak nearside eastbound lane closure on Thursday 28 July for VMS sign installation.

Kinghorne Road (Bruce Street to Rosebank Street)

closed for one week for manhole repairs.

Forthcoming Major Roadworks

Barns of Claverhouse Road

closed from Mill O'Mains Primary School from Monday 1 August for one week for speed table replacement - use alternative route.

Longcroft Road (Happyhillock Road to Inglefield Street)

closed from Monday 1 August for 10 days for road resurfacing works.

Hebrides Drive (Lewis Terrace to Harris Terrace)

closed from Tuesday 2 August for 5 days for road resurfacing works.

Arnhall Gardens

closed on Saturday 6 August for community event.

Riverside Drive

closed overnight (8.00pm - 6.00am) from Sunday 7 August for 5 nights for road resurfacing works.

Harestane Road (at Baldovan Road)

closed from Monday 8 August for one week for traffic calming works.

Charleston Road and Craigowan Road

all of Charleston Road and part of Craigowan Road (St Clement's Church to Post Office) - closed on Sunday 14 August for one day for Charleston Gala Day.

Brown Street, Broughty Ferry (from 77 to north side of Long Lane)

closed from Tuesday 16 August for 5 working days for carriageway resurfacing works.

Drumgeith Road (Whitfield Drive to Ballumbie Road)

closed from Monday 22 August for 3 weeks for carriageway resurfacing works.

Upper Constitution Street (Macaulay Street to Kinghorne Road)

closed from Monday 29 August 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


Customer Care Line (mobiles & calls outwith Dundee)

0800 232323


01382 433063

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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