Roadworks

Our roadworks list is updated weekly to help you plan your journey around the Liverpool area.

It includes details of road closures, events, highway improvement works and utility works at the point of publication but may not include closures or works that may be carried out at short notice.

Details of any emergency work that has a major impact on our road network will be published on Twitter @lpoolcouncil.

Roadworks weekly list

Updated Friday 29th May 2020

Brownlow Hill, L3

LCC/Graham Construction highway improvement works have resulted a temporary eastbound one-way system from Clarence Street to Mount Pleasant until 31st May 2020.

Clarence Street/Russell Street, L3

LCC/Graham Construction highway improvement works have resulted in a northbound one-way system until 31st May 2020.

Great Howard Street/Derby Road, L5

LCC/King Construction highway improvement works between Millers Bridge and Leeds Street have resulted in lane restrictions until 31st August 2020.

Menlove Avenue/Crompton’s Lane, L18

Liverpool City Council/HA Civils junction improvement works have resulted in lane restrictions and temporary signals until 31st May 2020. Until 29th May, the section between Dudlow Lane and Druids Cross Road will be closed for carriageway resurfacing works.

Princes Road, L8

LCC/North Midland Construction highway improvement works have resulted in lane restrictions until 31st May 2020.

Smithdown Lane, L7

Morgan Sindall crane activities between Elm Grove and Grinfield Street have resulted a road closure until March 2021.

Tithebarn Street, L2

LCC/Graham Construction highway improvement works between Pall Mall and Vauxhall Road have resulted in lane restrictions until 30th June 2020.

Upper Parliament Street, L8

LCC/King Construction highway improvement works between Princes Road and Kingsley Road have resulted in the following road closures:

  • Inbound until 2nd June 2020
  • Outbound from 3rd to 10th June 2020

Victoria Street, L2

Liverpool City Council/Graham Construction highway improvement works have resulted in lane restrictions until 14th June 2020. Until 29th May, a full road closure will be in place from Cook Street to Old Haymarket.

Walton Road/County Road, L4

LCC/King Construction highway improvement works between Royal Street and Queens Drive have resulted lane restrictions until 30th June 2020. The section of Walton Road between Everton Valley and Spellow Lane will be closed between the hours of 8pm-6am each evening until 11th June 2020 for carriageway resurfacing works.

Waterloo Road/Regent Road, L5

Liverpool City Council/King Construction highway improvement works have resulted in lane restrictions until 31st August 2020

Water Street, L2

Cobra TM Crane activities between Castle Street and The Strand have resulted in a road closure until 1st June 2020.

West Derby Street, L7

Laing O’Rourke redevelopment of the Royal Liverpool University Hospital has resulted in lane restrictions and a temporary one-way system from Crown Street to Low Hill until February 2021. Until 12th June 2020, the junction of West Debry Street/Crown Street will be operated under temporary signals.

Other road updates

Household Waste Recycling Centre (HWRC):  8am to 8pm daily.

Otterspool - Jericho Lane L17

The following roads will be used as a formal queuing lane for traffic entering the site:

  • Riverside Drive – southeast-bound lane
  • Jericho Lane/Riverside Drive roundabout – the circulatory carriageway will be closed and queuing traffic will queue from Riverside Drive into the site entrance.
Cheadle Avenue, Old Swan L13

The following roads will be used as a formal queuing lane for traffic entering the site:

  • Green Lane – northbound

Map of roadworks

View a map of roadworks in Liverpool

Zoom in on the map to get a detailed view of works.

You can customise the map in the top left 'what's on this map' box to change filters for information such as live traffic, road closures, diversions and events. You can see roadworks planned for a future date by selecting up to twelve months ahead using the box to the top right of the map. 

Major planned projects

Over the next few years we’re improving key routes that are in poor condition and carry large volumes of traffic. Unfortunately, there will be short-term disruption but we’ll do everything we can to keep things moving. Visit the Better Roads pages for more information or follow the project on Twitter @BetterRoadsLiv.

Contacts

  • BT: 0800 800 150
  • Cadent Gas: 0800 111999
  • Scottish Power Energy Networks: 0800 001 5400
  • Highways England: 0300 123 5000
  • United Utilities: 0345 672 3723
  • Virgin Media: 0845 454 1111