Report for Saturday 15 and Sunday 16 September 2018

  • V&A Opening and Music Event

    roads closed from Friday 14 September for 3 days as follows.  South Commercial Street:  Friday 14 September (10.00am) to Saturday 15 September (10.00pm); Riverside Esplanade:  Friday 14 September (10.00am) to Saturday 15 September (10.00pm); Shore Terrace and Thomson Avenue:  Friday 14 September (2.00pm) to Sunday 16 September (6.00am); Dock Street (Whitehall Crescent to Commercial Street) and Whitehall Crescent (Crichton Street to Dock Street):  Friday 14 September (3.00pm) to Saturday 15 September (7.00pm); Union Street (South Marketgait to Yeaman Shore):  Friday 14 September (3.00pm) to Saturday 15 September (7.00pm).  Riverside Esplanade nearside lane closure on Sunday 16 September.

  • A90 Forfar Road (on-slip from Kingsway)

    overnight (7.30pm - 6.30am) southbound lane closure from Sunday 16 September for 2 weeks for third party works.

  • A90 Kingsway (Forfar Road to Old Glamis Road)

    overnight (7.30pm – midnight) southbound lane closure from Sunday 16 September for 2 weeks third party works.

  • A92/A972 Scott Fyffe roundabout

    overnight lane closures from Sunday 16 September for 4 nights for drainage works.

  • A972 Kingsway East (Pitkerro Road to Forfar Road)

    overnight (7.30pm – 6.30am) southbound lane closure from Sunday 16 September for 7 nights for third party works.

Report For Week Commencing Monday 17 September 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 2 weeks for hotel development works.

  • Earl Grey Place West

    closed for 19 weeks for site development works.

  • Trades Lane (junction with Seagate)

    closed for 9 months for development works.

  • Pitkerro Road (Madeira Street to Dalkeith Road)

    temporary traffic lights and rolling side street closure for 2 weeks for water mains renewal.  Madeira Street closed for one week.

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

    closed northbound for 2 weeks for kerbing and drainage works for new housing development.

  • Eliza Street (Catherine Street to Molison Street)

    closed northbound for 6 weeks for building operations.

  • Molison Street (Eliza Street to Mains Loan)

    closed eastbound for 6 weeks for building operations.

  • Gotterstone Drive

    closed for up to one week for carriageway resurfacing.

  • A972 Kingsway (at Pitkerro Road)

    overnight (7.30pm - 6.30am) lane closures until Monday 17 September for one week for barrier repairs.

  • William Fitzgerald Way

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

  • Hilltown (Alexander Street to Constitution Street)

    closed on Saturday 22 and Sunday 23 September for BT duct installation.

  • Hill Street (Bruce Street to Mortimer Street)

    closed and temporary traffic lights from Monday 17 September for 5 days for water main renewal.

  • Clepington Road (at Hindmarsh Avenue)

    temporary traffic lights on Thursday 20 and Friday 21 September for SSE service connection.

  • A90 Kingsway (at Old Glamis Road footbridge)

    overnight (7.30pm – 6.30am) northbound lane closure on Monday 17 September and southbound lane closure from Wednesday 19 September for 3 nights for footbridge parapet works.

  • Fairfield Road, Broughty Ferry

    temporary traffic lights for one week for gas service connection.

  • Liff Road (at Camperdown Park)

    off-peak temporary traffic lights from Thursday 20 September for 10 days for SSE Telecoms duct laying.

  • A923 Coupar Angus Road (at Gourdie Brae)

    off-peak temporary traffic lights from Thursday 20 September for 10 days for SSE Telecoms duct laying.

  • Arbroath Road (at Clarence Road)

    off-peak temporary traffic lights on Saturday 22 September for Scottish Water ironwork repair.

  • Arbroath Road (at Ruthven Road)

    off-peak temporary traffic control on Sunday 23 September for Scottish Water ironwork repair.


  • Longtown Road (at Milton of Craigie Road North)

    temporary traffic lights from Monday 24 to Thursday 27 September for Scottish Water mains conditioning works.

  • Old Hawkhill (at Park Place)

    temporary traffic lights from Monday 24 September for up to 3 weeks for new water main installation works.

  • Summerfield Avenue

    west leg closed between Strathaven Terrace and Summerfield Avenue north leg for a distance of approximately 200m commencing Monday 24 September for 2 weeks for road drainage and utility service connections.

  • Forfar Road (Clepington Road to Kingsway)

    closed northbound on Sunday 30 September for Scottish Water mains repair.

  • Eliza Street

    closed for 2 weeks from Saturday 6 October for facilitating building operations.  One way traffic suspended on Mollison Street for duration of 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 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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