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 29/02/24

1. Madeira Street, Greenock 2. Newark Street, Greenock – No waiting/no loading/no unloading at any time

Limits –
From the junction with Newark Street to 43m north of junction with Finnart Street - west side of carriageway only
From the junction with Madeira Street west bound for 80m to the east boundary of number 25 – south side of the carriageway only
Start – Monday 20 November 2023 – 0700hrs
End – Monday 20 May 2024 – 2359hrs 
Reason – Site enabling works
Diversion – N/A

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

Station Road Car Park South, Gourock – No waiting/no loading/no unloading at any time

Limits – Entire Car Park apart from 2 EV parking bays
Start – Friday 19 January 2024 – 0800hrs
End – Friday 8 March 2024 – 1700hrs 
Reason – Site compound and storage area
Diversion – N/A

Westburn Street, West Blackhall Street and Nicolson Street, Greenock – Road closure

Limits –
Westburn Street – for its entire length
West Blackhall Street – from the junction of Westburn Street to the junction of Nicolson Street
Nicolson Street – from the junction of West Blackhall Street to the junction of West Stewart Street
Start – Monday 22 January 2024 – 0730hrs
End – Wednesday 27 March 2024 – 1700hrs 
Reason – To facilitate construction activities associated with the West Blackhall Street streetscape improvements
Diversion – N/A

Wemyss Bay Road, Wemyss Bay – Road closure

Limits – From the entrance to the lodge to the Junction with the A78 Shore Road
Start – Monday 22 January 2024 – 0600hrs
End – Thursday 28 March 2024 – 1800hrs 
Reason – Maintenance works by Trunk Road Operator
Diversion – A78 Shore Road, Kishorn Road, Lomond Road, Ardgowan Road, Castle Road, Undercliff Road, Wemyss Bay Road and vice versa

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

1. Newark Street, Greenock 2. Madeira Street, Greenock 3. Madeira Street, Greenock – No waiting/no loading/no unloading at any time

Limits –
1.  From number 12 to number 38 Newark Street - both sides
2.  North bound from the junction with Newark Street to junction with Madeira Lane - both sides
3.  South bound from the junction with Newark Street to junction with Brisbane Street - east side
Start – Wednesday 14 February 2024 – 0001hrs
End – Monday 4 March 2024 – 1700hrs 
Reason – Drainage works
Diversion – N/A

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

Limits – From the Western boundary line of number 32 Cloch Road to the Eastern boundary line of number 39 Cloch Road North side of the carriageway only
Start – Monday 19 February 2024 – 0800hrs
End – Monday 11 March 2024 – 1700hrs 
Reason – Embankment and Handrail repairs
Diversion – N/A

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

Limits – Between number 70 and number 78, one side of carriageway
Start – Friday 23 February 2024 – 0800hrs
End – Monday 4 March 2024 – 2359hrs
Reason – Emergency Lateral Sewer Repair
Diversion – N/A

Larkfield Road, Gourock – Emergency road closure

Limits – From north of junction with George Road to south of junction with Reservoir Road - both sides
Start – Sunday 25 February 2024 – 1800hrs
End – Tuesday 5 March 2024 – 1800hrs
Reason – To facilitate Scottish Water mains repair
Diversion – Larkfield Road, Broomberry Drive, Drumshantie Road, George Road and vice versa

Laird Street, West Blackhall Street and Nicolson Street, Greenock – Road closure

Limits –
Laird Street – from the junction of Dalrymple Street to the junction of West Blackhall Street
West Blackhall Street – from the junction of Nicolson Street to the junction of Laird Street
Nicolson Street – from the junction of West Blackhall Street to the junction of Dalrymple Street
Start – Monday 26 February 2024 – 0001hrs
End – Thursday 9 May 2024 – 1700hrs
Reason – To facilitate construction activities associated with the West Blackhall Street streetscape improvements
Diversion – N/A

Laird Street, West Blackhall Street and Nicolson Street, Greenock – No waiting/no loading/no unloading at any time

Limits –
To suspend the Limited Waiting Parking Places
Both sides of the road on the above mentioned streets
Start – Monday 26 February 2024 – 0001hrs
End – Thursday 9 May 2024 – 1700hrs
Reason – To facilitate construction activities associated with the West Blackhall Street streetscape improvements
Diversion – N/A

Link Road from Huntly Drive to Inverkip Road, Greenock – Road closure

Limits – From Footpath number 1 Huntly Drive to Inverkip Road
Start – Thursday 29 February – 0930hrs
End – Friday 1 March 2024 – 1800hrs 
Reason – Scottish Water Repairs
Diversion – N/A

Roxburgh Street, Greenock – Road closure

Limits – West bound from junction with Duncan Street to Orangefield 
Start – Saturday 2 March 2024 – 0700hrs
End – Sunday 3 March 2024 – 1700hrs
Reason – Footway resurfacing
Diversion –
West bound traffic from Regent Street should travel Sir Michael Street, Inverkip Street to South Street roundabout
West bound traffic from Bruce Street and Duncan Street should travel east on Roxburgh Street to Sir Michael Street, Inverkip Street to South Street roundabout

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

Alderwood Road, Port Glasgow – Road closure

Limits – From the junction with Ardenclutha Drive to the junction with Glen Avenue
Start – Monday 4 March 2024 – 0800hrs
End – Friday 8 March 2024 – 1600hrs
Reason – Inverclyde Council Carriageway Repairs
Diversion – Alderwood Drive, Glenpark Drive, Glen Avenue and vice versa

1. Grosvenor Road, Greenock 2. Sinclair Street, Greenock 3. Quarrier Street, Greenock – No waiting/no loading/no unloading at any time

Limits –
1.  From the junction with Sinclair Street west for 110m – both sides of the carriageway
2.  From the junction with McLeod Street to the junction with Weir Street - both sides of the carriageway
3.  From the junction with Sinclair Street east for 30m - both sides of the carriageway
Start – Wednesday 6 March 2024 – 09301hrs
End – Wednesday 6 March 2024 – 1530hrs 
Reason – BT pole replacement
Diversion – N/A

Roxburgh Street, Greenock – Road closure

Limits – West bound from junction with Duncan Street to Orangefield 
Start – Sunday 10 March 2024 – 0700hrs
End – Sunday 10 March 2024 – 1700hrs
Reason – Footway resurfacing
Diversion –
West bound traffic from Regent Street should travel Sir Michael Street, Inverkip Street to South Street roundabout
West bound traffic from Bruce Street and Duncan Street should travel east on Roxburgh Street to Sir Michael Street, Inverkip Street to South Street roundabout

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

Limits – From southwest gable of number 19 to northeast gable of 27- both sides
Start – Tuesday 12 March 2024 – 0700hrs
End – Saturday 16 March 2024 – 1900hrs
Reason – To facilitate duct installation in footway
Diversion – N/A

Carnock Street, Greenock – Road closure

Limits – From the junction East Blackhall Street north-westerly for 30m
Start – Tuesday 12 March 2024 – 0930hrs
End – Friday 15 March 2024 – 1530hrs
Reason – Openreach works
Diversion – Delingburn Street, Rue End Street, East Stewart Street, Springkell Street and vice versa

1. Cardwell Road, Gourock 2. Caledonia Crescent, Gourock – No waiting/no loading/no unloading at any time

Limits –
1. Between number 4 and junction of Caledonia Crecent - south side
2. Between junction with Cardwell Road and number 11 Caledonia Crescent - both sides
Start – Tuesday 12 March 2024 – 09301hrs
End – Tuesday 12 March 2024 – 1800hrs 
Reason – Scottish Water ironwork repairs
Diversion – N/A

Kempock Street Car Park, Gourock – Mobile suspension of car park bays while works are in operation

Limits – Car parking bays on both sides of car park
Start – Tuesday 19 March 2024 – 0800hrs
End – Friday 22 March 2024 – 1700hrs
Reason – Car park maintenance works
Diversion – N/A

Hillend Drive, Greenock – Road closure

Limits – From the junction with Border Street to western boundary of property number 14
Start – Wednesday 20 March 2024 – 0800hrs
End – Wednesday 20 March 2024 – 1800hrs 
Reason – BT pole replacement
Diversion – Border Street, Galt Street, Hillend Drive and vice versa

Flatterton Road, Greenock – Road closure

Limits – 540 metres from the junction with Mars Road for a distance of 50 metres
Start – Wednesday 20 March 2024 – 0800hrs
End – Wednesday 20 March 2024 – 1630hrs 
Reason – EE Maintenance
Diversion – Flatterton Road, A78 and vice versa

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

Limits – Between Chapel Street and the junction with Kempock Place, on both sides of the carriageway
Start – Wednesday 27 March 2024 – 0800hrs
End – Thursday 28 March 2024 – 1600hrs
Reason – Drainage Investigation
Diversion – N/A