Road Report

Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 September 2021

  • Ongoing roadworks from the previous week.

    ongoing roadworks from the previous week.

Report for Week Commencing Monday 20 September 2021

  • South Castle Street (Riverside Esplanade to Blackwatch Parade)

    closed for 2 months for urban beach development works.

  • Fisher Street from Church Street to Fort Street (Section 4), Fisher Street from Fort Street to Ambrose Street (Section 5), Ambrose Street to Gray Street (Section 6) and Gray Street to St Vincent Street (Section 7)

    closed in phases as described for 10 months for Flood Prevention Works.  No more than 2 sections may be closed at the same time.  Beach Crescent from Fort Street to St Vincent Street is closed to westbound traffic.

  • Candle Lane (Allan Lane to Dock Street)

    closed until December for crane lifting works for a new housing development.

  • Euclid Crescent/Euclid Street

    closed for 2 months for carriageway and footway surfacing works.

  • A90 Kingsway (at Old Glamis Road roundabout to Claverhouse junction) 

    overnight (7.30pm - 6.30am) lane closures for 2 weeks for street lighting work.

  • A90 Kingsway (at Invergowrie roundabout)

    lane closures for 3 weeks for third party works.

  • Eliza Street (Albert Street to Dura Street)

    closed for 15 months to facilitate safer streets for pedestrians and cyclists.

  • Craigie Street (Albert Street for 25 metres eastwards)

    closed for 15 months to facilitate safer streets for pedestrians and cyclists.

  • Kinnoull Road

    closed between Craigowl Street and Kinnoull Street for one week for sewer and access works.

  • Laird Street (Macalpine Road to Clatto Gardens)

    closed in phases for 3 weeks for Scottish Water work.

  • SSEN Milton Street Cable Renewal Scheme

    rolling road closures for one week.  Roads affected are:  Hospital Street (Coldside Road to Strathmore Avenue) closed southbound; Strathmore Avenue (Hospital Street to Milton Street) closed eastbound and Milton Street (Strathmore Avenue to West Street) closed.  Closures will run consecutively.

  • SSEN Bus Electrification Scheme (Constable Street to Foundry Lane)

    temporary traffic lights and rolling road closures commencing Monday 20 September for 5 weeks.  Phase 1:  Temporary traffic lights in Lower Princes Street - Monday 20 to Wednesday 22 September.  Phase 2:  eastbound closure of Blackscroft (Lower Princes Street to Wallace Street).  Phase 3:  closure of Peep O’Day Lane (Broughty Ferry Road to Foundry Lane).  Phases will run consecutively.

  • South Tay Street

    temporary traffic lights from Monday 20 September for 2 weeks for footway works.

  • Forebank Road (from 20 metres north and south of Forebank Terrace)

    closed from Monday 20 September for 5 days for Forebank Terrace carriageway resurfacing works.


  • Old Glamis Road (Park Road to A90 Kingsway)

    closed northbound from Monday 27 September for 2 weeks for footway resurfacing works.

  • Nethergate (West Marketgait to South Tay Street)

    closed on Tuesday 21 and Tuesday 28 September for Scottish Water investigation work.

  • Woodside Avenue (at A90 Kingsway)

    closed on Tuesday 21 and Wednesday 22 September for street lighting work.

  • Lochee Road (at Balgayview Gardens)

    temporary traffic lights from Friday 24 September for one week for SGN work.

  • Marlee Road, Broughty Ferry

    closed 27 September for 2 weeks for carriageway resurfacing works.

  • Blackness Avenue

    closed from Monday 4 October for 4 weeks for carriageway resurfacing.

  • Lothian Crescent (North East Campus for a distance of approximately 275m eastbound)

    temporary speed restriction to 10mph and convoy system from Monday 4 to Wednesday 6 October for Virgin Media works.

  • Salton Crescent (at Lothian Crescent)

    closed from Monday 4 to Wednesday 6 October for Virgin Media work.

  • Victoria Street

    temporary traffic lights from Monday 4 October for one week for SGN work.

  • South Crichton Street

    closed from Tuesday 5 October for 5 days to allow delivery of whale sculpture.

  • Clepington Road (between Caird Terrace and Caird Avenue)

    closed from 9 October for 2 days for City Fibre works.


  • Logie Street at junction with Ancrum Road

    3 way temporary traffic lights from 11 October for 4 days for City Fibre works.

  • Strathmartine Road (closed between 5 Ways roundabout and Wedderburn Road)

    work starts on 21 October for 2 days for City Fibre works.

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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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