Edinburgh Council will be undertaking Carriageway renewal works, which will be situated in close proximity to our Edinburgh Office. The works are to resurface the carriageway on Great Junction Street and are scheduled to commence on Monday 8th January 2018 and expected to last 4 weeks depending on weather conditions. Operating times will be from 08.00 -17.00 Monday to Saturday and 10.00 – 16.30 on Sundays.
Road use during the works:
To allow for the safe execution of works there will be temporary road closures and parking restrictions.Traffic on Great Junction Street will be restricted to North bound traffic only and the following closures will be put into practice:
- Great Junction Street from Bonnington Road Junction to North Junction Street / Ferry Road Junction to all vehicles travelling south to the Foot of the Walk. North bound traffic towards North Junction Street will be unaffected.
- Cables Wynd from Yardheads to Great Junction Street will also be closed for the duration of the construction works.
- The diversion route for south bound traffic that would normally travel along Great Junction Street is via Coburg Street, Sandport Place and Henderson Street, to arrive back at Great Junction Street. Traffic will be managed in and out of Mill Lane, Taylor Gardens and Ballantyne Road by the contractor. There will be a left turn only policy for traffic exiting Bonnington Road, Bangor Road and Ballantyne Road for the duration of the works. There will be a right turn only policy for traffic exiting Taylor Gardens and Mill lane, again for the duration.
Parking suspensions will be in place to suspend waiting and unloading on both sides or Great Junction Street from Bonnington Road Junction to North Junction Street, Cables Wynd from Yardheads to Great Junction Street, King Street I and Coburg Street in its entirety. However please note if you are visiting our Edinburgh Office during opening hours, you are welcome to park in our office car park located off street.