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Roads affected by works/events - updated 15th August 2014

Lister Drive 132KV Electricity Cable Works

Iberdrola 132KV electricity cabling works have resulted in the following:

  • Bowland Avenue, L25  - Road closed until 20th August 2014.
  • Childwall Valley Road, L25 (at Hedgefield Road) - 3-way temporary signals until 20th August 2014 (Shrewton Road closed at Childwall Valley Road).
  • Thomas Lane, L14 (Lingfield Grove to Old Thomas Lane is 100m sections) - 2-way temporary signals until 29th August 2014.
  • Broad Green Road, L13 (The Green to Killarney Road in 100m sections) - 2-way temporary signals from 18th August until 10th October 2014.

Brownlow Hill, L3 / Paddington, L7

C&R Civil Engineering Ltd public realm works between Grove Street and Peach Street will mean a lane restriction from 11th August to 7th November 2014.

Eaton Road, L12

United Utilities new water main connection works to Alder Hey Childrens Hospital will be carried out under 2-way temporary signals until 22nd August 2014.

Edge Lane, L7

BT ducting works will be carried out between Innovation Boulevard and Botanic Road under an inbound lane restriction on 17th, 24th and 31st August 2014.

Great Howard Street, L5

Amey LG skid-testing works will be carried out under lane restrictions on 17th August 2014.

Long Lane, L9

Amey LG / King Construction works to install a new Puffin Crossing by Hartley Avenue will be carried out under 2-way temporary signals / lane restrictions until 7 September 2014.

Lord Nelson Street, L1

Bardsley Construction new student accommodation works between Seymour Street and St Vincent Street will result in a temporary one-way system (westbound from Seymour Street to St Vincent Street) until 28th August 2015.

Paradise Street, L1

Scottish Power emergency cable fault repairs have resulted in a northbound road closure between Price Street and Hanover Street until 20th August 2014.

Pembroke Place, L3

Amey / UU new water main connection works at Ashton Street will be carried out under lane restrictions from 16th to 17th August 2014.

Sandhills Lane, L4

Network Rail / Centurion Site Services rail-bridge surveys will be carried out under 2-way temporary signals. These will be manually controlled to assist match-day traffic.

Scotland Road, L5

Utility diversion works for Project Jennifer will result in a southbound lane restriction from Great Homer Street to Penrhyn from 11th August until 3 November 2014.

Smithdown Road, L15

Scottish Power HV cable diversion works between Underley Street and Garrick Street mean lane restrictions until 20th August 2014.

Smithdown Road / Ullet Road, L15 / L17

National Grid Gas emergency main repairs mean a left turn ban from Ullet Road into Smithdown Road into 23rd August 2014.

Tithebarn Street / Great Crosshall Street, L3

Pochins building refurbishment works will mean lane restrictions until 31st August 2014.

Victoria Street / Old Haymarket, L1

Amey LG highway maintenance activities between North John Street / Stanley Street and Crosshall Street / Old Haymarket roundabout will result in lane restrictions on 17th August 2014.

Warbreck Moor, Walton Vale, Rice Lane, L9

Amey LG drainage works will mean lane restrictions and side road closures between the hours of 9.30am and 3.30pm and 7.00pm to 6.00am until 18th August 2014.

West Derby Street, L7

The redevelopment of the Royal Liverpool University Hospital by Carillion Construction Services has resulted in lane restrictions and a temporary one-way (Crown Street to Low Hill) until 31st March 2017.

West Derby Road / Green Lane / Muirhead Avenue / Mill Bank, L13

Amey LG junction upgrade works and BBUSL gas main diversion works will be carried out under lane restrictions / 3-way temporary traffic signals until 27th September 2014.

Marches / Events

Liverpool International Music Festival

23rd to 26th August 2014 - Sefton Park perimeter road closures will be in effect during the event.

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