Parking, travel & roads
City centre flyovers closed for engineering survey
The Churchill Way flyovers in Liverpool city centre are closed after a routine inspection concluded that further investigation works are required. If you are affected by the closure and need assistance, please call 0151 233 3001. Find out more
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 18th January 2019
Churchill Way North/South Flyover, L2
Liverpool City Council/Graham Construction site investigation works have resulted in a temporary road closure of both flyovers until 31st March 2019.
Edge Lane, L7
AE Yates carriageway remedial works between Rathbone Road and Binns Road have resulted in an inbound off-peak lane restriction until 3rd February 2019.
Elmswood Road, L17
Liverpool City Council/Dowhigh carriageway resurfacing works between Woodlands Road and Ashfield Road have resulted in a road closure until 31st January 2019.
Great Howard Street/Derby Road, L5
Liverpool City Council/Osborne highway improvement works between Millers Bridge and Leeds Street have resulted in lane restrictions and temporary signals until May 2019. From 21st to 27th January 2019, an inbound road closure will be in place along Derby Road between Millers Bridge and Bankhall Street.
Hope Street, L3
United Utilities sewer repairs between Mount Pleasant and Hardman Street have resulted in a road closure until 27th January 2019.
Leyfield Road, L12
Liverpool City Council/Dowhigh highway improvement works have resulted in 2-way temporary signals and lane restrictions until 31st January 2019.
Seeds Lane, L9
Liverpool City Council/SSE Contracting street lighting improvement works between Longmoor Lane and Melling Road have resulted in a road closure until 15th February 2019.
Smithdown Lane, L7
United Utilities sewer repairs near to Elm Grove have resulted in a road closure until 27th January 2019.
Tithebarn Street, L2
Morcool Services crane lift works between Moorfields and Pall Mall will mean a road closure on 20th January 2019.
Walton Hall Avenue, L4
Liverpool City Council/King Construction highway improvement works between Queens Drive and Stopgate Lane have resulted in lane restrictions and temporary signals until March 2019.
Walton Road/County Road, L4
Liverpool City Council/HA Civils site investigation works have resulted in off-peak lane restrictions until 31st January 2019.
Waterloo Road / Regent Road, L3/L5
Liverpool City Council/Osborne highway improvement works between Bankfield Street and Bath Street have resulted in lane restrictions until May 2019. A road closure will be in place between Paisley Street and Sandhill’s Lane until 20th January 2019.
West Derby Street, L7
The redevelopment of the Royal Liverpool University Hospital has resulted in lane restrictions and a temporary one-way system (Crown Street to Low Hill) until October 2019.
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.
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- BT: 0800 800 150
- Cadent Gas: 0800 111999
- Electricity North West: 0800 048 1820
- Highways England: 0300 123 5000
- United Utilities: 0345 672 3723
- Virgin Media: 0845 454 1111