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 27/10/20

Barr’s Brae, Port Glasgow – 7.5 Tonne gross vehicle weight restriction

Limits – Entire length of Barr’s Brae rail bridge
Start – Monday 2 December 2019 – 0001 hrs
End – Sunday 6 June 2021 – 2359 hrs
Reason – Weak bridge
Diversion – N/A

Farquhar Road, Port Glasgow – No waiting/no loading/no unloading at any time

Limits – From the junction with Birkmyre Avenue to the western boundary of number 18 both sides of the carriageway
Start – Monday 27 July 2020 – 0800 hrs
End – Sunday 1 November 2020 – 1600 hrs
Reason – Housing Development Works
Diversion – N/A

A770 Kempock Street, Gourock – 30mph to 20mph speed limit

Limits – Between Shore Street and Albert Road, Gourock
Start – Wednesday 2 September 2020 – 0001 hrs
End – Monday 28 February 2020 – 2359 hrs
Reason – Because of the likelihood of danger to the public which is not attributable to such works
Diversion – N/A

Bay Street, Port Glasgow – No waiting/no loading/no unloading at any time

Limits – From the junction with Court Road to the road terminus adjacent to Rowan Court both sides of the carriageway
Start – Thursday 10 September 2020 – 0000 hrs
End – Thursday 31 December  2020 – 2359 hrs
Reason – Public Safety associated with Covid 19 Testing Centre
Diversion – N/A

Branchton Road, Greenock – Prohibition of right turn & road closure

Limits – Right turn from Branchton Road to A78 Inverkip Road eastbound and eastbound closure of Branchton Road link from Branchton Road to the A78 Inverkip Road
Start - Friday 18 September 2020 – 1800 hrs
End – Thursday 24 September 2020 – 1800 hrs
Start – Tuesday 29 September 2020 – 0800 hrs
End – Saturday 31 October 2020 – 1800 hrs
Reason – New Road construction works
Diversion – A78 Inverkip Road westbound, full turn on Bankfoot Roundabout, A78 Inverkip Road eastbound

Gleninver Road, Greenock – Prohibition of right turn

Limits – Right turn from Gleninver Road to A78 Inverkip Road westbound
Start - Friday 18 September 2020 – 1800 hrs
End – Thursday 24 September 2020 – 1800 hrs
Start – Tuesday 29 September 2020 – 0800 hrs
End – Saturday 31 October 2020 – 1800 hrs
Reason – New Road construction works
Diversion – A78 Inverkip Road eastbound, full turn on Barrs Cottage Roundabout at Dunlop Street, A78 Inverkip Road westbound

Cardross Crescent & Shandon Place, Greenock - No waiting/no loading/no unloading at any time

Limits - Cardross Crescent from easternmost boundary of No 19 to the turning area of the road terminus on both sides of the carriageway.  Shandon Place from the junction with Kilmacolm Place to the junction with Cardross Cres on both side of the carriageway.
Start - Monday 26 October 2020 - 0800 hrs
End - Sunday 15th November 2020 - 1700 hrs
Reason - Ducting works by developer for power and gas utilities
Diversion - N/A

Garvie Avenue, Gourock - No waiting/no loading/no unloading at any time

Limits - Both sides of the carriageway from the junction with Reservoir Road to the junction with Larkfield Road
Start - Monday 26 October - 0700 hrs
End - Friday 6 November - 1700hrs
Reason - Footway resurfacing
Diversion - N/A

Shore Street, Gourock – No waiting/no loading/no unloading at any time

Limits – Both sides of the carriageway from number 24 Shore Street to the junction with Church Street
Start – Saturday 31 October 2020 – 0700 hrs
End – Sunday 1 November 2020 – 1700 hrs
Reason – Carriageway resurfacing
Diversion – N/A

Victoria Road, Gourock – Road closure

Limits – From Cloch Road to Moorfield Road
Start – Monday 2 November 2020 – 0800 hrs
End – Friday 13 November 2020 – 1600 hrs
Reason – Installation of gas supplies at Victoria Road
Diversion – Cloch Road, Ashton Road, Albert Road, Kempock Street, Shore Street, St Johns Road, Barrhill Road, Victoria Road & vice versa

Sinclair Street, McLeod Street, Carwood Street, Greenock – No waiting/no loading/no unloading at any time

Limits – Sinclair Street from the boundary of number 42 & 44 north to the railway bridge.  Carwood Street from the boundary of number 72 and 74 east to the junction with Sinclair Street and McLeod Street from the junction with Sinclair Street east for a distance of 45m both sides of the carriageways
Start – Monday 2 November 2020 – 0930 hrs
End – Friday 6 November 2020 – 1530 hrs
Reason – BT ducting works
Diversion – N/A

Oldhall Drive, Kilmacolm – No waiting/no loading/no unloading at any time

Limits – Both sides of the carriageway from the west boundary of property numbers 5 and 7, to the east boundary of property numbers 22 and 24
Start – Thursday 5 November 2020 – 0800 hrs
End – Friday 6 November 2020 – 1700 hrs
Reason – Carriageway resurfacing
Diversion – N/A