Report for Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 August 2018

  • High Street, Lochee (Bank Street to St Ann Lane)

    closed on Sunday 12 August for Virgin Media duct installation.

Report For Week Commencing Monday 13 August 2018

  • Constable Street (westbound St Roques Lane to Dens Street) and St Roques Lane

    closed for one week for facilitating development works.

  • Dens Street (Constable Street to Princes Street)

    closed for 3 weeks for hotel development works.

  • Earl Grey Place West

    closed for 24 weeks for site development works.

  • Lundie Avenue (North leg)

    closed for up to one week to facilitate service connection works.

  • Trades Lane (junction with Seagate)

    closed for 10 months for development works.

  • Gourdie Brae/Liff Road

    temporary traffic lights for 2 weeks for SSE Telecoms duct laying.

  • Riverside Drive (at Riverside Approach)

    temporary traffic lights for 3 weeks and prohibition of right turn from Barnetts Garage until mid-week for gas main renewal.  Riverside Approach closed from mid‑week for 2 weeks.

  • A90 Kingsway (at Old Glamis Road roundabout)

    overnight (7.30pm – 6.30am) southbound lane closed for one week for structural repairs.

  • Baldovan Road (Pitcairn Road for 50m northwards)

    closed for 3 weeks for retaining wall reconstruction works.

  • Pitkerro Road (Madeira Street to Dalkeith Road)

    temporary traffic lights and rolling side street closure for 3 weeks for water mains renewal.  Madeira Street closed for one week.

  • Charleston Drive (Forth Crescent to Lochart Place)

    closed in 2 phases for 2 weeks for carriageway resurfacing works.  Phase 1:  Spey Drive junction – 11-12 August.  Phase 2:  Spey Drive to Lochay Place – from 13 August for 2 weeks.

  • Dens Road (at Isla Street)

    temporary traffic lights and turning prohibitions from Tuesday 14 August for one week for Scottish Water main renewal.

  • Buttars Road

    temporary traffic lights for up to one week for footway works.

  • A90 Kingsway (Old Glamis Road to Forfar Road)

    overnight (7.30pm - 6.30am) northbound nearside lane closure for one week for third party works.

  • A92 Arbroath Road (Panmurefield roundabout to West Grange roundabout)

    overnight (7.00pm - 6.30am) – eastbound nearside lane closure on Wednesday 15 August for barrier repair works.

  • Riverside Esplanade (South Crichton Street to South Union Street)

    off-peak (9.30am – 3.30pm) off‑side westbound lane closure from Monday 13 August for one week for facilitating development works.

  • All Under One Banner

    rolling road closure on Saturday 18 August affecting the following streets:  Arbroath Road, Princes Street, King Street, Cowgate, Panmure Street, Meadowside, Reform Street, High Street, Nethergate, Perth Road, Roseangle, Riverside Approach, North Marketgait and East Marketgait.

  • Baird Avenue (at Telford Road)

    closed on Saturday 18 August for crane lifting works.

  • West Marketgait (Nethergate to Westport)

    northbound nearside lane closure on Sunday 19 August for Scottish Water manhole repairs.


  • Strathmartine Road (Mains Road to Hill Street)

    closed from Tuesday 21 August for one week for Scottish Water main renewal.

  • Old Glamis Road (from Balgowan for 300m northwards)

    closed northbound from Monday 27 August for 5 weeks for kerbing and drainage works for new housing development.

  • Loons Road (Lochee High Street to Coupar Street)

    closed from Monday 27 August for 4 days for gas service connection works.

  • Hill Street (Bruce Street to Mortimer Street closed and temporary traffic lights at Hill Street/Bruce Street junction)

    from Tuesday 28 August for 5 working days for Scottish Water renewal work.


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 0800 0778 778
Virgin Media (NTL/Telewest) 0333 0005 925
Scotland Gas Networks 0845 605 6677
Vodafone (C&W Thus) 0333 304 0762
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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