Road Report

Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 August 2022

  • Riverside Drive (at Rail Bridge)

    overnight (10.00 pm – 6.00 am) lane closures on Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 August for bridge inspections.  

Report for Week Commencing Monday 8 August 2022

  • Candle Lane (Allan Lane to Dock Street)    

    closed until 31 August 2022 for sewer works/utility connections/retaining wall works for a new housing development.  

  • Eliza Street (Albert Street to Dura Street)   

    closed for 12 months to facilitate safer streets for pedestrians and cyclists.  

  • Craigie Street (Albert Street for 25 metres eastwards) 

    closed for 12 months to facilitate safer streets for pedestrians and cyclists.  

  • Rose Lane/Tulloch Crescent/Arthur Street

    closed for 9 months for structural works as part of forthcoming new housing development.   

  • Millers Wynd 

    closed at its junction with Hawkhill for major construction works.  Start date Monday 27 June for 6 months.  

  • South Tay Street

    3-way temporary traffic lights from Monday 8 August for 3 weeks for footway resurfacing.  

  • Dalrymple Terrace

    traffic control from 8 August  for 10 days for street lighting work.  

  • B978 Baldovie Road Northbound nearside lane closure

    from 8August for 7 Weeks for Fithie Footbridge.  

  • Perth Road drop kerb on North kerb line opposite riverside underpass path

    from 8August for one week.  

  • A90 Kingsway (prior to Strathmartine Road roundabout) 

    overnight (7.30 pm - 6.30 am) lane closures on Monday 8 and Tuesday 9 August for pedestrian crossing work.  

  • A92 East Dock Street

    overnight (7.30 pm – 6.30 am) overnight south bound lane closure on Monday 8 August for lining work.  

  • A92 DBFO (at Balgillo roundabout) 

    closed overnight (7.00 pm – 6.00 am) Monday 8 to Wednesday 10 August for carriageway resurfacing.  

  • Seagate (at Gellatly Street)

    mini contraflow until Monday 8 August for Virgin Media work  

  • Hillcrest Road closed at No 23 for one month for redevelopment works on existing house

    closures will be intermittent and each should last no more than several days.    

  • Dundee Road (at Ellislea Road)

    temporary traffic lights for one week for Scotland Gas Networks work.  

  • Greenmarket (Greenmarket MSCP to South Marketgait)

    prohibition of turns into Greenmarket and South Marketgait; mini contraflow and temporary traffic lights from Monday 8 August for one week for Scottish and Southern Energy Networks work.   

  • Seafield Road (Queen Street to Davidson Street)

    closed from Monday 8 August for one week for carriageway patching works.    

  • The Esplanade, Broughty Ferry

    closed between Castle Lane and Bridge Street for Active Travel Improvements from 8 August for 7 months.    


  • Harefield Road (at Tofthill)

    temporary traffic lights Monday 8 August for 4 days for footway work.

  • Albert Street (at Arthurstone Terrace)

    temporary traffic lights from Monday 8 (9.00 am) to Tuesday 9 August (6.00 am) for Scottish Water work.  

  • Old Glamis Road (Fairfield Street to Kelvin Street)

    closed from 9.00 am on Tuesday 9 August until 6.00 am on Wednesday 10 August for Scottish Water work.  

  • Smellies Lane (at Ash Street)

    closed on Tuesday 9 August for BT work.      


  • Hamilton Street, Barnhill (Abercromby Street to Abertay Street)

    closed from 15 August for 6 days for carriageway resurfacing works.   

  • Claypotts Road (at Albert Road)

    temporary traffic lights from 9.00am on Tuesday 16 August to 6.00am on Wednesday 17 August for Scottish Water work.   

  • William Fitzgerald Way (Middlewood Crescent to Castlewood Brae)

    closed from Wednesday 17 August for 5 days for carriageway resurfacing works.

  • Lochee Road (at Smellies Lane)

    temporary traffic lights from 8.00am – 6.00pm on Friday 19 August for telecommunications mast repairs.   

  • Hawkhill

    closed between Blackness Avenue/Perth Road junction and Bellfield Street on Saturday 20 August for one day for completion of ducting installation and road surface reinstatement.  

  • Myrekirk Road (at Liff Road)

    prohibition of left turn from Myrekirk Road into Liff Road and prohibition of right turn from Liff Road into Myrekirk Road from Monday 22 August for 8 days for Scottish Water work.  

  • Myrekirk Road (at Liff Road)

    temporary traffic lights from Monday 22 August for 8 days for Scottish Water work.  

  • Finlaggan Place

    closed for its entire length from 23 August for one week for carriageway resurfacing works.  

  • Yarrow Terrace (cul-de-sacs off main road)

    closed from Wednesday 24 August for 5 working days for carriageway resurfacing works.

  • Annandale Avenue (Americanmuir Road to Lauderdale Avenue)

    closed from Tuesday 30 August for 2 days for carriageway resurfacing works.

  • City Road (Tullideph Place to Logie Street)

    closed from Wednesday 31 August for 3 days for carriageway investigation works.

  • Panmure Street, Broughty Ferry 

    closed from Monday 5 September for one week (8.00am – 5.00pm) for rail bridge maintenance and painting works.   


  • Wester Gourdie Cable Renewal Scheme

    rolling footpath and carriageway closures form Monday 5 September for 7 weeks for Scottish and Southern Energy Networks cable renewal scheme as follows: footpath closure (parallel to A90 Kingsway) between Myrekirk Terrace and Balgarthno Road; Myrekirk Road closed south bound between A90 Kingsway and Dunholm Road (for one week approximately during the 7 week programme).

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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 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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