Scheduled road closures and road works

On this page you will find a list of road closures and road works through out East Dunbartonshire, including:

You can get up-to-date information and an interactive map on all road works in Scotland via Scottish Roads Works [opens in a new window] while any work taking place on a trunk road or motorway can be found at Traffic Scotland [opens in a new window]

The below list is in order by road closure start date.

Emergency road works happening NOW

There are currently no emergency road works taking place.

Scheduled road closures

Reason for closure

Scottish Water is to carry out dry well modification and upgrades works to underground apparatus

Town

Kirkintilloch

Road affected

Meiklehill Road between its junctions with Shells Road and Meiklehill Avenue

Starts/Ends

8am on Monday 22 January 2024 until 6pm on Friday 30 August 2024.

Notes

Alternative routes, will be by way of Meiklehill Road, Highfield Avenue, Highfield Road, Highfield Crescent and Fernlea Road, Kirkintilloch, and these routes will be sign posted

 

Reason for closure

Scottish Water is to carry out water main replacement works 

Town

Milngavie

Road affected

Keystone Quadrant, Milngavie, between its junctions with Main Street and Breadie Drive

Starts/Ends

8am on Monday 27 May 2024 until 6pm on Friday 2 August 2024.

Notes

Alternative routes will be by way of Main Street, South Mains Road, Breadie Drive, Shaw Road and Nethermains Road, Milngavie, and these routes will be sign posted.

The temporary road closure will be carried out in various phases.

Access to the closed section of road will only be maintained for vehicles engaged in the works and those vehicles requiring access to properties and land adjacent to the closed section of road when its safe and practical to do so during the works. There will be no access through the closed section of road for emergency service vehicles.

 

Reason for closure

Works being executed

Town

Bearsden

Road affected

Moore Drive, and unnamed service road adjacent to Drymen Road

Starts/Ends

8am on Tuesday, 18 June until 6pm on Sunday, 1 September 2024.

Notes

The alternative routes will be by way of the A809 Drymen Road, Canniesburn Toll Roundabout, Maryhill Road, the A81 Milngavie Road, Gray Drive and Moore Drive Bearsden.

Schedule

(i) Moore Drive, Bearsden.
Closed from its junction with MacFarlane Road, Bearsden, northwestwards for a distance of 10 metres or thereby.

(ii) Unnamed Service Road adjacent to Drymen Road, Bearsden.
Closed from its junction with the A809 Drymen Road, northwards for a distance of 10 metres or thereby.

 

Reason for closure

EDC Roads Service is to carry out carriageway resurfacing works

Town

Lenzie

Road affected

Boghead Road, Lenzie, between its junctions with Glenwood Road and Pinewood Avenue

Starts/Ends

8am on Sunday 14 July 2024 until 6pm on Sunday 21 July 2024.

Notes

Alternative routes will be by way of Boghead Road, Gallowhill Road, the B757 Lenzie Road, Townhead, Parliament Road, the A806 Initiative Road, the A803 Glasgow Road, Kirkintilloch, the A803 Kirkintilloch Road, Cole Road, the B819 Crosshill Road, Bishopbriggs and Lenzie, the B757 Auchinloch Road, the B819 Lindsaybeg Road, Woodilee Road, Garngaber Avenue, and the B757 Kirkintilloch Road, Lenzie , and these routes will be sign posted.  Local alternative routes ie side roads will also be sign posted.

Access to the closed section of road will only be maintained for emergency service vehicles, vehicles engaged in the works and those vehicles requiring access to properties adjacent to the closed section of road when its safe and practical to do so during the works.

 

Reason for closure

EDC Roads Operations is to carry out footway resurfacing works

Town

Milngavie

Road affected

Station Road and Woodburn Way, between its junctions with Glasgow Road/Strathblane Road and Ellangowan Road/Gavins Mill Road

Starts/Ends

6am on Sunday 21 July 2024 until 6pm on Saturday 27 July 2024, during the school summer holidays

Notes

The temporary road closure will be carried out in various phases.

The alternative routes will be by of the A81 Glasgow Road, the A807 Auchenhowie Road, Milngavie, the B8049 Boclair Road, the A81 Milngavie Road, Bearsden, Main Street and Woodburn Way, Milngavie, and these routes will be sign posted.  Internal diversion routes will also be sign posted.

Access to the closed section of road will only be maintained for emergency service vehicles, vehicles engaged in the works and those vehicles requiring access to properties adjacent to the closed section of road when its safe and practical to do so during the works.  Access will be maintained at all times for Milngavie Railway Station car park.

 

Reason for closure

EDC Roads Service is to carry out carriageway resurfacing works

Town

Bishopbriggs

Road affected

Angus Avenue between its junctions with Letham Drive and a point south of its junction with Torr Road

Starts/Ends

8am on Sunday 21 July 2024 until 6pm on Sunday 28 July 2024

Notes

Alternative routes will be by way of Angus Avenue, Wester Cleddens Road, Wester Lumloch Road, the B812 Auchinairn Road, and Woodhill Road, Bishopbriggs, and these routes will be sign posted. Local alternative routes will also be sign posted.

Access to the closed section of road will only be maintained for emergency service vehicles, vehicles engaged in the works and those vehicles requiring access to properties and land adjacent to the closed section of road when its safe and practical to do so during the works.

 

Reason for closure

EDC Roads Service is to carry out carriageway resurfacing works

Town

Milngavie

Road affected

Ellangowan Road and Mugdock Road between its junction with Woodburn Way and a point north of Sandfield Avenue.

Starts/Ends

8am on Sunday 28 July 2024 until 6pm on Sunday 11 August 2024, during the school summer holidays.

Notes

The temporary road closure will be carried out in various phases.

Alternative routes will be by way of the B8030 Woodburn Way and Station Road, the A81 Strathblane Road, Milngavie, the C56 between the A81 Strathblane Road and Mugdock Road, and these routes will be sign posted.

Access to the closed section of road will only be maintained for emergency service vehicles, vehicles engaged in the works and those vehicles requiring access to properties and land adjacent to the closed section of road when its safe and practical to do so during the works. 

 

Reason for closure Works being executed
Town Bearsden
Road affected Macfarlane Rd
Starts/Ends

6am on Monday, 29 July 2024 until 16pm on Sunday, 1 September 2024.

Notes The alternative routes will be by way of the Canniesburn Toll Roundabout, the A81 Maryhill Road, the A81 Milngavie Road, Roman Road, the A809 Drymen Road, Bearsden and these routes will be signposted.  

 

Reason for closure works being executed on or near this road
Town Bearsden
Road affected Ledi Drive, between its junctions with the A810 Duntocher Road and Grampian Way
Starts/Ends

8am on Saturday, 10 August 2024 until 6pm on Sunday, 25 August 2024

Notes

The alternative route will be by way of Ledi Drive, Grampian Way, the B8050 Baljaffray Road, the A810 Duntocher Road, and the A809 Stockiemuir Road, and these alternative routes will be sign posted.

Access to the closed section of road will only be maintained for emergency service vehicles, vehicles engaged in the works and those vehicles requiring access to properties adjacent to the closed section of road when its safe and practical to do so during the works.

 

Reason for closure Works being executed on or near this road
Town Milngavie
Road affected Clober Road, between its junction with Craigton Road and the point to the north at which Clober Road
Starts/Ends

8am on Monday, 05 August 2024 until 6pm on Monday, 12 August 2024

Notes

The alternative routes will be by way of Craigton Road, North Dumgoyne Avenue, James Watt Road, Crawford Road, and Stable Road, Milngavie these routes will be signposted.

Access to the closed section of road will only be maintained for emergency service vehicles, vehicles engaged in the works and those vehicles requiring access to properties adjacent to the closed section of road when its safe and practical to do so during the works.

 

Reason for closure EDC Roads Service is to carry out carriageway resurfacing works
Town Bearsden
Road affected Ledi Drive, between its junctions with the A810 Duntocher Road and Grampian Way
Starts/Ends 8am on Saturday 10 August 2024 until 6pm on Sunday 25 August 2024 during the school summer holidays.
Notes

Alternative routes will be by way of Ledi Drive, Grampian Way, the B8050 Baljaffray Road, the A810 Duntocher Road, and the A809 Stockiemuir Road, Bearsden, and these routes will be sign posted.  Internal routes will also be sign posted.

The temporary road closure will be carried out in various phases.

Access to the closed section of road will only be maintained for emergency service vehicles, vehicles engaged in the works and those vehicles requiring access to properties adjacent to the closed section of road when its safe and practical to do so during the works.

 

Reason for closure BT overhead cabling works.
Town Baldernock
Road affected Craigmaddie Road, between its junction with Fluchter Road, and its junction with Dowan Road.
Starts/Ends From 9.30am until 3.30pm on Monday 12 August 2024.
Notes

Classes of vehicles prohibited]:  All (except, vehicles engaged in the works and those vehicles requiring access to properties and land when its safe and practical to do so during the works). 

The alternative routes are by way of Craigmaddie Road, the A807 Balmore Road and Auchenhowie Road, the A81 Glasgow Road and Strathblane Road, Milngavie

 

Reason for closure EDC Roads Operations is to carry out carriageway resurfacing works
Town Bearsden
Road affected B8049 Boclair Road, Bearsden, between its junction with the A81 Milngavie Road and Ardoch Road.
Starts/Ends

From 6am on Monday 12 August 2024 until 6pm on Sunday 25 August 2024.

Notes

The alternative routes will be by of the B8049 Boclair Road, the A81 Milngavie Road, the A81 Maryhill Road, Bearsden, Main Street, Woodburn Way, Station Road, the A81 Glasgow Road, and the A807 Auchenhowie Road, Milngavie, and these routes will be sign posted.  Internal routes will also be sign posted.

Access to the closed section of road will only be maintained for emergency service vehicles, vehicles engaged in the works and those vehicles requiring access to properties and land adjacent to the closed section of road when its safe and practical to do so during the works.

 

Reason for closure

Scottish Water repairs to damaged ironwork

Town

Milngavie

Road affected

Tannoch Drive, its junction with Heathfield Drive, its junction with Loch Road

Starts/Ends

9.30am until 6pm on Tuesday 13 August 2024

Notes

Access to the closed section of road will only be maintained for emergency service vehicles, vehicles engaged in the works and those vehicles requiring access to properties adjacent to the closed section of road when its safe and practical to do so during the works.

Alternative routes will be by of Tannoch Drive, Buchanan Street, Moor Road, the A81 Strathblane Road, the C56 within Stirling Council’s area, and Mugdock Road, and these routes will be sign posted.

 

Reason for closure

EDC Roads Operations is to carry out carriageway resurfacing works

Town

Milngavie

Roads affected and alternative routes
  • Keystone Quadrant, closed between its junctions with Main Street and Breadie Drive.  Alternative routes will be by way of Main Street, South Mains Road, Breadie Drive, Shaw Road and Nethermains Road, Milngavie, and these routes will be sign posted.
     
  • Drumlin Drive, closed between its junctions with Keystone Quadrant and Nethermains Road. Alternative routes will be by way of Nethermains Road, Shaw Road, Keystone Quadrant and Braeside Avenue, Milngavie, and these routes will be sign posted.
Starts/Ends

6am on Saturday 24 August 2024 until 6pm on Monday 9 September 2024.

Notes

Access to the closed section of road will be maintained for emergency service vehicles, vehicles engaged in the works and those vehicles requiring access to properties adjacent to the closed section of road when its safe and practical to do so during the works. 

 

Scheduled temporary traffic management

Reason for temporary traffic management

East Dunbartonshire Council's Transportation Section is to carry out various works associated with signalisation

Town

Bearsden

Road affected

Canniesburn Toll Roundabout

Duration

9.30am on Monday 31 July 2023 for a period of approximately 9 months

Notes

A temporary traffic management system involving lane closures will be in place on Canniesburn Toll Roundabout

Advance warning notification signs will be erected on street one week prior to the start of the works

 

Reason for temporary traffic management SPEN is to carry out cabling works
Town Kirkintilloch
Road affected Gallowhill Road, between its junctions with the B757 Kirkintilloch Road/Lenzie Road,
Duration 9.30am on Monday 1 July 2024 for approximately two weeks, during the school summer holidays 7am and 7pm, each day
Notes

In order for the works to be carried out in a safe manner, the existing traffic signals will require to be switched off and rolling temporary two and three way traffic signals will be used to control traffic movements.

 

Reason for temporary traffic management

A contractor is to carry out new sewer works

Town

Twechar

Road affected

Main Street near its junction with the B8023 Shirva Road

Duration

from 9.30am on Monday 15 July 2024 for approximately two weeks, during the school summer holidays

Notes

In order for the works to be carried out in a safe manner, temporary five way traffic signals will be used. The temporary traffic signals will be manually controlled between 7am and 7pm, each day.

     

Reason for temporary traffic management A contractor is to carry out cctv drainage survey investigation works   
Town  Milngavie
Road affected  Auchenhowie Road, Milngavie, between its junctions with the A81 Glasgow Road, Milngavie, and Allander Toll Roundabout.  
Duration From 9.30am until 3.30pm, each day, from Monday 15 July 2024 for approximately five days, during the school summer holidays.    
Notes

In order for the works to be carried out in a safe manner, rolling temporary two/three/ and four way traffic signals incorporating pedestrian crossing facilities as required will be required to control traffic movements. 

The temporary traffic signals may result in delays to traffic in the area.

  

Reason for temporary traffic management BT is to carry out repairs to a frame and cover
Town Lennoxtown
Road affected A891 Service Street near its junction with the B822 Crosshill Street.
Duration From 9.30am on Wednesday 17 July 2024 for approximately three days,
Notes

In order for the works to be carried out in a safe manner, temporary three way traffic signals will be used to control traffic movements.  The temporary traffic signals will be manually controlled between 7am and 7pm, each day.  The use of temporary traffic signals may result in delays to traffic in the area.

  

Reason for temporary traffic management BT is to carry out cabling works
Town Bearsden
Road affected Roman Road at its junction with Douglas Place
Duration From 9.30am on Wednesday 17 July 2024 for approximately three days, during the school summer holidays.
Notes In order for the works to be carried out in a safe manner, temporary two way traffic signals will be used to control traffic movements.  The temporary traffic signals will be manually controlled between 7am and 7pm, each day.  The use of temporary traffic signals may result in delays to traffic in the area.

 

Reason for temporary traffic management BT is to carry out repairs to frame and covers
Town Near Birdston Village
Road affected B757 Birdston Road
Duration 9.30am Monday 15 July 2024 for approximately three days, during the school summer holidays
Notes

In order for the works to be carried out in a safe manner, rolling temporary two way traffic signals will be used to control traffic movements.

The temporary traffic signals will be manually controlled between 7am and 7pm, each day.  The use of temporary traffic signals may result in delays to traffic on Birdston Road.

 

 

Reason for temporary traffic management Scottish Water is to carry out repairs to a water main
Town Between Torrance and Lennoxtown
Road affected B822 Campsie Road (Between Torrance and Lennoxtown) at its junction with Campsie Road (Kirkintilloch)
Duration 9.30am on Monday 22 July 2024 for approximately three days, during the school summer holidays
Notes

In order for the works to be carried out in a safe manner, temporary three way traffic signals will be used to control traffic movements.

The temporary traffic signals will be manually controlled between 7am and 7pm, each day.

Advance warning notification signs will be erected on street one week prior to the start of the works.

 

Reason for temporary traffic management Scottish Water is to carry out sewer repairs
Town Kirkintilloch
Road affected Eastside near its junction with Hopkins Brae
Duration 9.30am on Thursday 25 July 2024 for approximately two weeks, during the school summer holidays
Notes

In order for the works to be carried out in a safe manner, temporary two way traffic signals will be used to control traffic movements.

The temporary traffic signals will be manually controlled between 7am and 7pm, each day.

 

Reason for temporary traffic management Scottish Water is to carry out repairs to damaged ironwork
Town Milngavie
Road affected B8050 Craigdhu Road near its junction with Hunter Road.
Duration From 9.30am on Sunday 28 July 2024 until 7am on Monday 29 July 2024, during the school summer holidays
Notes

In order for the works to be carried out in a safe manner, existing pedestrian crossing facility will require to be switched off and temporary four way traffic signals incorporating a pedestrian crossing facility will be used to control traffic movements.

The temporary traffic signals will be manually controlled between 7am and 7pm, each day.

The use of temporary traffic signals may result in delays to traffic in the area.

 

Reason for temporary traffic management BT is to carry out repairs to a frame and cover
Town Lennoxtown
Road affected A891 Rowntree Place at its junction with Benvue Road.
Duration  From 9.30am on Tuesday 30 July 2024 for approximately three days, during the school summer holidays. 
Notes

In order for the works to be carried out in a safe manner, the existing traffic signals will require to be switched off and temporary three way traffic signals incorporating pedestrian crossing facilities will be used to control traffic movements on Rowantree Place at its junction with Benvue Road.

The temporary traffic signals will be manually controlled between 7am and 7pm, each day.  The use of temporary traffic signals may result in delays to traffic in the area.

 

Reason for temporary traffic management A company is to carry out filming 
Town Baldernock
Road affected Craigmaddie Road at its junctions with Tower Road and Dowan Road
Duration From 6am on Friday 2 August 2024 for approximately two days, during the school summer holidays.
Notes

In order for the works to be carried out in a safe manner, temporary four way traffic signals will be used to control traffic movements on Craigmaddie Road at its junctions with Tower Road and Dowan Road.

The temporary traffic signals will be manually controlled at peak times, each day.  The use of temporary traffic signals may result in delays to traffic in the area.  

 

Reason for temporary traffic management BT is to carry out pole testing works 
Town Milngavie
Road affected A809 Stockiemuir Road at High Craigton
Duration From 9.30am until 3.30pm on Tuesday 6 August 2024, during the school summer holidays.  
Notes

In order for the works to be carried out in a safe manner, temporary two way traffic signals will be used to control traffic movements.

The temporary traffic signals will be manually controlled at all times.  The use of temporary traffic signals may result in delays to traffic on Stockiemuir Road.

 

Reason for temporary traffic management Scottish Water is to carry out repairs to damaged ironwork
Town Bearsden
Road affected Ledi Drive near its junction with the A810 Duntocher Road
Duration 9.30am until 6pm on Tuesday 6 August 2024, during the school summer holidays.
Notes

In order for the works to be carried out in a safe manner, the existing traffic signals will require to be switched off and temporary five way traffic signals incorporating pedestrian crossing facilities will be used to control traffic movements.

The temporary traffic signals will be manually controlled at all times.

 

Reason for temporary traffic management

A contractor is to carry out a new water connection

Town Bishopbrioggs
Road affected Wester Cleddens Road near its junction with Cleddens Court
Duration From 9.30am on Tuesday 6 August 2024 for approximately one week, during the school summer holidays
Notes

In order for the works to be carried out in a safe manner, temporary five way traffic signals incorporating pedestrian crossing facilities, will be used to control traffic movements on Wester Cleddens Road at its junction with Cleddens Court/South Crosshill Road, and Hillside Drive.

The temporary traffic signals will be manually controlled between 7am and 7pm, each day.  The use of temporary traffic signals may result in delays to traffic in the area.

 

Reason for temporary traffic management BT is to carry out cabling works
Town Kirkintilloch
Road affected A803 Kirkintilloch Road near the vehicular access to the Stables
Duration 9.30am until 3.30pm on Friday 9 August 2024, during the school summer holidays
Notes

In order for the works to be carried out in a safe manner, temporary two way traffic signals will be used to control traffic movements. 

The temporary traffic signals will be manually controlled at all times.

 

Reason for temporary traffic management Scottish Water is to carry out repairs to damaged ironwork 
Town Kirkintilloch
Road affected Merkland Drive near its junction with Blackburn Crescent
Duration From 9.30am on Sunday 11 August 2024 until 7am on Monday 12 August 2024, during the school summer holidays. 
Notes

In order for the works to be carried out in a safe manner, the existing traffic signals will require to be switched off and temporary four way traffic signals incorporating pedestrian crossing facilities will be used to control traffic movements.

The temporary traffic signals will be manually controlled between 7am and 7pm, each day.  The use of temporary traffic signals may result in delays to traffic in the area.

 

Reason for temporary traffic management Scottish Water is to carry out repairs to damaged ironwork
Town Bishopbriggs
Road affected B812 Auchinairn Road a its junction with Springfield Avenue
Duration 9.30am until 6pm on Monday 12 August 2024, during the school summer holidays.
Notes

 The temporary traffic signals will be manually controlled at all times.

 

Kirkintilloch Canal Festival 2024 - closures and restrictions

See below for all road closures and restrictions that will be in place during this year's Kirkintilloch Canal Festival.

Reason for closures

Kirkintilloch Canal Festival

Town

Kirkintilloch 

Roads affected and alternative routes

  • Strathkelvin Place, Kirkintilloch, from the most south westerly access leading to Kirkintilloch Police Station to its junction with Donaldson Street. There are no suitable alternative routes available.
     
  • Cowgate and West High Street, Kirkintilloch, between their respective junctions with Catherine Street and Achill Place.
    Alternative routes: Vehicles on the northwest side of the closure should proceed westwards on West High Street then northeastwards on the A803 Glasgow Road then southeastwards on the A806 New Lairdsland Road then southwestwards on Catherine Street to the southeast side of the closure. Vehicles on the southeast side of the closure should proceed vice-versa.
     
  • Union Street, Kirkintilloch, between its junctions with Cowgate and Oxford Street. The alternative routes will be sign posted by way of Oxford Street and Kerr Street.
     
  • David Donnelly Place, from its junction with Cowgate, northeastwards for a distance of 30 metres or thereby. There are no suitable alternative routes available.
     
  • Southbank Road and Southbank Drive, between their respective junctions with Townhead and Strathkelvin Place. Alternative routes: Vehicles on the southwest side of the closure should proceed southeastwards on Southbank Drive then eastwards in Donaldson Street then northeastwards and northwestwards in Townhead to the northeast side of the closure.  Vehicles travelling southeastwards in Townhead at the northeast side of the closure should proceed vice versa.  Vehicles travelling northwestwards in Townhead at the northeast side of the closure should proceed northwestwards in Townhead and Cowgate then northeastwards in Catherine Street then southeastwards in the A806 New Lairdsland Road then westwards in Parliament Road then southwestwards in Townhead then westwards in Donaldson Street then northwestwards in Southbank Drive to the southwest side of the closure.
     
  • Southbank Road, from Southbank Drive southwestwards to its termination. There are no suitable alternative routes available. Access to the closed roads will be maintained for emergency service vehicles, vehicles engaged in event activities and those vehicles requiring access to properties adjacent to the closed section of road when it safe and practical to do so during the event.

 

Duration

6am on Saturday 31 August 2024 until 8pm on Sunday 1 September 2024

 

Reason for waiting restrictions

Kirkintilloch Canal Festival
Town

Kirkintilloch

Details and roads affected
  • No waiting at any time restrictions on both sides of Donaldson Street, between its junctions with Townhead and Southbank Drive, and on both sides of Southbank Drive, between its junctions with the access to Sainsbury's car park and Donaldson Street. 
     
  • No waiting at any time restrictions on the west side of Townhead, between its junctions with the B757 Parliament Road and Southbank Road.
Duration

6am on Saturday 31 August 2024 until 8pm on Sunday 1 September 2024

 

Scheduled temporary traffic restrictions

Reason for temporary traffic restrictions Temporary no waiting at any time restrictions
Town

Bearsden

Road affected

Both sides of Ledi Drive, between its junctions with the A810 Duntocher Road and Grampian Wa

Duration

From 8am on Friday 9 August 2024 until 6pm on Sunday 25 August 2024, during the school summer holidays

Notes

There will be temporary no waiting at any time restrictions on both sides of Ledi Drive, Bearsden, between its junctions with the A810 Duntocher Road and Grampian Way.

 

Scheduled temporary footpath restriction

There are no scheduled temporary footpath restrictions.