Road Works

This page details road closures, restrictions and diversions carried out by Inverclyde Council.

The link on this page titled Road Works Scotland will take you to the Scottish Road Works Register.

Note that the restrictions will only be effective when displayed by signs and cones in accordance with The Traffic Signs Regulations and General Directions 2016 as amended.

Last Updated 30/05/24

Argyle Street, Greenock – No waiting/no loading/no unloading at any time

Limits – The entire length of the marked parking bays on the south footway between the existing double yellow lines  
Start – Monday 8 January 2024 – 0730hrs
End – Friday 4 July 2025 – 1700hrs
Reason – To facilitate safe access and egress to the Contractors compound for construction traffic associated with the West Blackhall Street regeneration project
Diversion – N/A

Wallace Place-Slip Road, Greenock – Road closure

Limits – From the junction with A8 Dalrymple Street to the north point of the gable of Municipal Building on Wallace Place
Start – Thursday 1 February 2024 – 0700hrs
End – Friday 1 November 2024 – 1900hrs 
Reason – Property Maintenance works
Diversion – Bullring roundabout 2nd exit, Dalrymple Street, Hunters Place, Wallace Place

Madeira Street, Greenock – Road closure

Limits – Between Newark Street junction & Brisbane Street junction
Start – Sunday 3 March 2024 – 0800hrs
End – Friday 31 May 2024 – 1700hrs 
Reason – Drainage works
Diversion – Madeira Street, Brisbane Street, Fox Street, Union Street, Newark Street and vice versa

Wallace Place, Greenock – Footway closure

Limits – From the junction with Wallace Street to the north point of the gable of Municipal Building on Wallace Place
Start – Thursday 14 March 2024 – 0700hrs
End – Friday 1 November 2024 – 1900hrs 
Reason – Property Maintenance works
Diversion – Wallace Place, Clyde Square, Cathcart Square, Wallace Street and vice versa

Open Shore west section, Greenock – Road closure

Limits – From the junction with Custom House Place to the stopped end
Start – Monday 1 April 2024 – 0800hrs
End – Monday 30 September 2024 – 1600hrs
Reason – Inverclyde Council Improvement Works
Diversion – Custom House Place, Open Shore and vice versa

Robert Street, Port Glasgow – Road closure

Limits – Road Closure from the Junction of Bruce Street to the Junction of Wallace Street
Start – Wednesday 10 April 2024 – 2359hrs
End – Monday 30 September 2024 – 2359hrs
Reason – Dangerous Building
Diversion – N/A

Argyle Street and West Blackhall Street, Greenock – Road closure

Limits –
Argyle Street – from the junction of West Stewart Street to the junction of West Blackhall Street
West Blackhall Street – from the junction of Argyle Street to the junction of Jamaica Street
Start – Thursday 9 May 2024 – 1701hrs
End – Wednesday 3 July 2024 – 1700hrs
Reason – To facilitate construction activities associated with the West Blackhall Street streetscape improvements
Diversion – West Blackhall Street, Dalrymple Street, Westburn Street, West Blackhall Street, Nicolson Street, West Stewart Street

Argyle Street and West Blackhall Street, Greenock – To Suspend the Limited Waiting Parking Places – No waiting/no loading/no unloading at any time

Limits – Both sides of the road on the above mentioned streets
Start – Thursday 9 May 2024 – 1701hrs
End – Wednesday 3 July 2024 – 1700hrs
Reason – To facilitate construction activities associated with the West Blackhall Street streetscape improvements
Diversion – N/A

Montgomerie Street, Port Glasgow – Road closure

Limits – From the junction with Robert Street to the road end
Start – Monday 13 May 2024 – 0730hrs
End – Monday 3 June 2024 – 1830hrs
Reason – Building Demolition Works
Diversion – Robert Street, Glasgow Road, Robert Street and vice versa

Flatterton Road, Greenock – Emergency road closure

Limits – From the junction with Kylemore Terrace to the junction with Jupiter Terrace
Start – Thursday 23 May 2024 – 0900hrs
End – Wednesday 12 June 2024 – 2359hrs
Reason – Emergency Works on behalf of Scottish Water
Diversion – Kylemore Terrace, Burns Road, Braeside Road, Flatterton Road vice versa

Old Largs Road, Greenock – Road closure (Overnight 19:00 to 06:30)

Limits – From the junction with Beith Road to the boundary with North Ayrshire
Start – Saturday 25 May 2024 – 1900hrs
End – Friday 31 May 2024 – 0630hrs
Reason – Carriageway resurfacing works
Diversion – No signed diversion route. Follow signs for A78

1. Balloch Road, Greenock 2. Renton Road, Greenock – No waiting/no loading/no unloading at any time

Limits –
1  From the junction with Renton Road to the eastern boundary of property number 67 - both sides of the carriageway
2.  From the junction with Torrance Road to the junction with Balmore Road – both sides of the carriageway
Start – Monday 27 May 2024 – 07000hrs
End – Friday 31 May 2024 – 2300hrs
Reason – SPEN new pillar installation
Diversion – N/A

Neil Street, Greenock – Road closure

Limits – From the junction with Sutherland Road to the junction with A78
Start – Tuesday 28 May 2024 (Overnight Only) – 2000hrs
End – Friday 31 May 2024 – 0600hrs
Reason – Carriageway resurfacing works
Diversion –
1. A78, Grieve Road, Curlew Crescent, Munro Street and vice versa
2. A78, Gleninver Road, Larkfield Road, Fancy Farm Road, Fergus Road, Neil Street and vice versa

Douglas Rae Road, Greenock – Overnight prohibition of right turn from Douglas Rae Road southbound to A8 East Hamilton Street westbound

Limits – Douglas Rae Road southbound at junction with A8 East Hamilton Street eastbound
Start – Thursday 30 May 2024 – 2000hrs
End – Thursday 13 June 2024 – 0600hrs
Reason – AMEY carriageway works
Diversion – A8 East Hamilton Street eastbound, A8 Port Glasgow Road eastbound, A8 Greenock Road eastbound, Glen Roundabout, A8 Greenock Road westbound, A8 Port Glasgow Road westbound, A8 East Hamilton Street westbound

Gibshill Road, Greenock – Overnight prohibition of right turn from Gibshill Road northbound to A8 Port Glasgow Road eastbound

Limits – Gibshill Road northbound at junction with A8 Port Glasgow Road westbound
Start – Thursday 30 May 2024 – 2000hrs
End – Thursday 13 June 2024 – 0600hrs
Reason – AMEY carriageway works
Diversion – A8 Port Glasgow Road westbound, A8 East Hamilton Street westbound, Cartsdyke Roundabout, A8 East Hamilton Street eastbound, A8 Port Glasgow Road eastbound

Pottery Street, Greenock – Overnight prohibition of right turn from Pottery Street southbound to A8 East Hamilton Street westbound

Limits – Pottery Street southbound at junction with A8 Port Glasgow Road eastbound
Start – Thursday 30 May 2024 – 2000hrs
End – Thursday 13 June 2024 – 0600hrs
Reason – AMEY carriageway works
Diversion – A8 Port Glasgow Road eastbound, A8 Greenock Road eastbound, Glen Roundabout, A8 Greenock Road westbound, A8 Port Glasgow Road westbound

Ratho Street, Greenock – Overnight prohibition of right turn from Ratho Street northbound to A8 Port Glasgow Road eastbound

Limits – Ratho Street northbound at junction with A8 East Hamilton Street westbound
Start – Thursday 30 May 2024 – 2000hrs
End – Thursday 13 June 2024 – 0600hrs
Reason – AMEY carriageway works
Diversion – A8 East Hamilton Street westbound, Cartsdyke Roundabout, A8 East Hamilton Street eastbound

Scott Way, Greenock – Overnight prohibition of right turn from Scott Way southbound to A8 Greenock Road westbound

Limits – Scott Way southbound at junction with A8 Greenock Road eastbound
Start – Thursday 30 May 2024 – 2000hrs
End – Thursday 13 June 2024 – 0600hrs
Reason – AMEY carriageway works
Diversion – A8 Greenock Road eastbound, Glen Roundabout, A8 East Greenock Road westbound

Craigbet Road, Quarriers Village – Road closure

Limits – From the junction with Torr Avenue to the junction with Cypress Grove
Start – Monday 3 June 2024 – 0600hrs
End – Friday 7 June 2024 – 1700hrs
Reason – Carriageway resurfacing works
Diversion – Craigbet Road, Carruth Road, Stepends Road, Craigbet Road and vice versa

Jamaica Street Street and West Blackhall Street, Greenock – Road closure

Limits –
Jamaica Street – from the junction of West Stewart Street to the junction of West Blackhall Street
West Blackhall Street – from the junction of Jamaica Street to the junction of Grey Place/Dalrymple Street
Start – Monday 3 June 2024 – 0001hrs
End – Friday 30 August 2024 – 1700hrs
Reason – To facilitate construction activities associated with the West Blackhall Street streetscape improvements
Diversion –
Dalrymple Street, Westburn Street, West Blackhall Street, Nicolson Street, West Stewart Street
Grey Place, Patrick Street, Union Street, Jamaica Street, West Stewart Street

Jamaica Street and West Blackhall Street, Greenock – To Suspend the Limited Waiting Parking Places – No waiting/no loading/no unloading at any time

Limits – Both sides of the road on the above mentioned streets
Start – Monday 3 June 2024 – 0001hrs
End – Friday 30 August 2024 – 1700hrs
Reason – To facilitate construction activities associated with the West Blackhall Street streetscape improvements
Diversion – N/A

Sinclair Street, Greenock – Overnight road closure

Limits – From the junction with Carwood Street to the junction with A8 East Hamilton Street westbound
Start – Friday 7 June 2024 – 2000hrs
End – Thursday 13 June 2024 – 0600hrs
Reason – AMEY carriageway works
Diversion – Carwood Street, Ratho Street, A8 East Hamilton Street westbound, Cartsdyke Roundabout, A8 East Hamilton Street eastbound

Sinclair Street, Greenock – Road closure

Limits – From the junction with Carwood Street to the junction with A8 East Hamilton Street
Start – Monday 10 June 2024 – 22000hrs
End – Tuesday 11 June 2024 – 0600hrs
Reason – Bridge inspection
Diversion – Carwood Street, Ratho Street, East Hamilton Street and vice versa

Cawdor Crescent, Greenock – No waiting/no loading/no unloading at any time

Limits – From number 1 to number 41 Cawdor Crescent, on both sides of the carriageway
Start – Tuesday 11 June 2024 – 0700hrs
End – Saturday 15 June 2024 – 1900hrs
Reason – MTS/BT Upgrade Works
Diversion – N/A

Branchton Road, Greenock – No waiting/no loading/no unloading at any time

Limits – From number 2 to number 80 Branchton Road on both sides of the carriageway
Start – Tuesday 11 June 2024 – 0700hrs
End – Saturday 15 June 2024 – 1900hrs
Reason – MTS/BT Upgrade Works
Diversion – N/A

1. Branchton Road, Greenock 2. Forfar Road, Greenock – No waiting/no loading/no unloading at any time

Limits –
1. From number 108 to number 112 Branchton Road
2. From number 2 to number 39 Forfar Road
Start – Wednesday 12 June 2024 – 0700hrs
End – Sunday 16 June 2024 – 1900hrs
Reason – MTS/BT Upgrade Works
Diversion – N/A

Reservoir Road, Gourock – No waiting/no loading/no unloading at any time

Limits – South side between number 56 and number 70
Start – Thursday 13 June 2024 – 0930hrs
End – Thursday 13 June 2024 – 1530hrs
Reason – Safe access to overhead network
Diversion – N/A

South Street, Greenock – Road closure

Limits – From junction of Robertson Street to junction with Campbell Street
Start – Thursday 20 June 2024 – 0800hrs
End – Friday 21 June 2024 – 2000hrs
Reason – Planned works on behalf of Scottish Water
Diversion – South Street, Robertson Street, Newton Street, Campbell Street, South Street and vice versa

Coronation Park Access Road, Port Glasgow – Road closure

Limits – From the junction with the East Bay Estate access road to the termination at the Coronation Park Car Park
Start – Saturday 22 June 2024 – 0600hrs
End – Saturday 22 June 2024 – 2200hrs
Reason – Comet Festival, Coronation Park
Diversion – N/A

Newark Street, Greenock – No waiting/no loading/no unloading at any time

Limits – From junction with Madeira Street to junction with Dungourney Drive - both sides
Start – Monday 24 June 2024 – 0100hrs
End – Sunday 7 July 2024 – 2300hrs
Reason – To facilitate water connections to new site
Diversion – N/A

East Crawford Street, Greenock – No waiting/no loading/no unloading at any time

Limits –
From the junction with Bridgend Road to the property number 58 – west side
From the junction with Bridgend Road north for 20m – east side
Start – Monday 1 July 2024 – 0500hrs
End – Friday 5 July 2024 – 1330hrs
Reason – Scottish Water works
Diversion – N/A

East Crawford Street, Greenock – No waiting/no loading/no unloading at any time

Limits –
From the junction with Bridgend Road to the property number 58 – west side
From the junction with Bridgend Road north for 20m – east side
Start – Monday 8 July 2024 – 0500hrs
End – Friday 12 July 2024 – 1330hrs
Reason – Scottish Water works
Diversion – N/A

Kincaid Street, Greenock – Road closure

Limits – Between Drums Terrace and Newark Street
Start – Tuesday 23 July 2024 – 0930hrs
End – Tuesday 23 July 2024 – 1530hrs
Reason – Safe access to overhead network
Diversion – Newark Street, Drums Terrace and vice versa