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 24/06/24

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

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

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 10 July 2024 – 2359hrs
Reason – Emergency Works on behalf of Scottish Water
Diversion – Kylemore Terrace, Burns Road, Braeside Road, Flatterton Road 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

Madeira Street, Greenock – Road closure

Limits Between Newark Street junction & Brisbane Street junction
Start – Friday 14 June 2024 – 0100hrs
End – Friday 13 December 2024 – 2359hrs
Reason – Drainage Works
Diversion – Madeira Street, Brisbane Street, Fox Street, Union Street, Newark Street and vice versa.

Dunrod Road, Inverkip – Speed Restriction 60mph to 30mph

Limits – Junction of Old Largs Road to Greenock Cut Visitor Centre
Start – Thursday 20 June 2024 - 0800hrs
End – Friday 28 June 2024 – 2359hrs
Reason – To carry out a repair of a collapse in a section of the road
Diversion – N/A

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 – Thursday 20 June 2024 – 0700hrs
End – Wednesday 26 June 2024 – 1900hrs
Reason – MTS/BT Upgrade Works
Diversion – N/A

B788 Auchenfoil Road, Kilmacolm – Road closure

Limits – From the junction with Gateside Road to the junction with Lochwinnoch Road
Start – Monday 24 June 2024 – 0700hrs
End – Friday 28 June 2024 – 1700hrs
Start – Monday 1 July 2024 – 0700hrs
End – Friday 5 July 2024 – 1700hrs
Reason – Carriageway resurfacing works
Diversion – Alternative route as follows: B786 Lochwinnoch Rd, A761 Port Glasgow Rd, A761 Kilmacolm Rd, A761 Clune Brae, A761 Glasgow Road, A8 Glasgow Rd, A8 Greenock Rd, A8 Port Glasgow Rd, A8 East Hamilton St, Ratho St, Belville St, B788 Kilmacolm Rd, B788 Auchenfoil Road and vice versa

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

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

Limits – From number 93 to number 103 - both sides
Start – Monday 24 June 2024 - 0800hrs
End – Friday 28 June 2024 – 1800hrs
Reason – Scottish Water works
Diversion – N/A

Victoria Road, Gourock – Road closure

Limits – From the junction with Moorfield Avenue to the junction with Ashton Road
Start – Friday 28 June 2024 – 1830hrs
End – Tuesday 2 July 2024 – 0600hrs
Reason – Spine Cabling Works
Diversion – Victoria Road, Barrhill Road, St Johns Road, Shore Street, Kempock Street, Albert Road, Ashton Road and vice versa

1. Broomberry Drive, Gourock 2. Barrhill Road, Gourock 3. St Johns Road, Gourock – No waiting/no loading/no unloading at any time

Limits –
1. From number 2 to number 38 Broomberry Drive (Both Sides)
2. From number 1 to number 14 Barrhill Road (Both Sides)
3. Full Length (Both Sides)
Start – Saturday 29 June 2024 – 0800hrs
End – Saturday 29 June 2024 – 2000hrs
Reason – Public Procession
Diversion – N/A

Esplanade & North Street, Greenock – No waiting/no loading/no unloading at any time

Limits –
Esplanade: From the junction of Bentinck Street to the junction with Eldon Street (North Side Only)
North Street: From the junction of Eldon Street to the junction of Esplanade (Both Sides)
Start – Saturday 29 June 2024 – 0800hrs
End – Saturday 29 June 2024 – 1800hrs
Reason – Parking of Buses in Connection with Orange Order Procession
Diversion – N/A

Main Street, Inverkip – Road closure

Limits – From the junction with Langhouse Avenue to Cameron Place
Start – Saturday 29 June 2024 – 0800hrs
End – Sunday 30 June 2024 – 1700hrs
Reason – Carriageway resurfacing
Diversion – Main Street, A78 and vice versa

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

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

Limits – Between No 30 and the junction with Braeside Road, on both sides of the carriageway
Start – Wednesday 3 July 2024 - 0700hrs
End – Sunday 7 July 2024 – 1900hrs
Reason – Clear BT blockages on footway
Diversion – N/A

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

Limits – Between Nos 32 and No 60, on both sides of the carriageway
Start – Thursday 4 July 2024 - 0930hrs
End – Thursday 4 July 2024 – 1530hrs
Reason – Clear BT blockages on footway
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

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

Limits – Between Ayr Terrace and Kinloch Terrace, on both sides of the carriageway
Start – Friday 19 July 2024 – 0930hrs
End – Friday 19 July 2024 – 1530hrs
Reason – BT 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

Lyle Road, Greenock – Road closure

Limits – From junction of Fort Matilda Place to junction with Newark Street
Start – Thursday 25 July 2024 – 2200hrs
End – Friday 26 July 2024 – 0600hrs
Reason – Bridge Inspection
Diversion – Lyle Road, Newton Street, Madeira Street, Finnart Street, Newark Street, Lyle Road and vice versa