Tag: roads

20mph Speed Limits

On 13th June 2022, South Lanarkshire Council through a new roads order, made it unlawful for any person to drive at a speed exceeding 20mph at various location around Lanarkshire. For Blantyre, the new 20mph zones are generally at and around schools including: Auchinraith Primary School, Calder Street in both directions from a point at […]

Major Improvement Works

Major improvement works will be carried out over several nights at a key Hamilton roundabout. To minimise disruption the majority of the works will take place over six consecutive nights at the A723 Hamilton Roundabout. The first phase will see the slip road onto Motherwell Road closed, this will be a daytime closure from 9.30am […]

Road Surfacing Works

Two Blantyre streets will have their carraigeways fully resurfaced next week. Jedburgh Street and Selkirk Street, just off Winton Crescent will see South Lanarkshire Council working to fully replace the ailing surfacing in each street from Monday 9th May 2022. Work is expected to take 6 days and does not include parking bays. For the […]

Larch Court Surfacing

Residents of Larch Court, Blantyre will be relieved to finally get their pavements resurfaced. Following several complaints, South Lanarkshire Council have begun preparation work for fully resurfacing both sides of the pavements. Prep work started today, with actual surfacing taking place between Tuesday 19th and 27th April 2022. The pavements in this street and nearby […]

Roadworks Glasgow Road

Contractors PJ Carely are to install new surface water drainage infrastructure from Asda to the existing outfall on John Street. As part of the new water connections for the development at Logan Street, the works are necessary and will cause some disruption on Logan Street, Church Street, Glasgow Road and John Street. Works commence on […]

Newhousemill Road Bridge Closure

If you’re travelling on the backroads at High Blantyre tomorrow, you should be aware there’s a full road closure at Newhousemill Road. Part of the backroad to East Kilbride will be closed at Newhousemill Road from Calderside Road to East Kilbride. This means the Newhousemill Road Bridge (the wee bridge) will be closed too. The […]

Surfacing Hunthill Road

Fifteen days of surfacing works is due to start soon on Hunthill Road. South Lanarkshire Council intend to re-surface the footway between Stonefield Crescent and Watson Street along Hunthill Road, Blantyre commencing Monday, 25th October 2021. Work is expected to take 15 days and confined to the west (calder) side only. It is understood vehicle […]