West Dunbartonshire Council, in exercise of the powers conferred on them by Section 14 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, as amended, and of all other enabling powers, have made the above named Order by reason of facilitating safe roadworks by West Dunbartonshire Council and their contractors for road design alterations in the area of Main Street and Bank Street, Alexandria.

The order will be effective only as and where indicated by authorised road signs between 1800 hours Friday 14 October 2022 and 0600 hours on Monday 21 November 2022.

The Order will make it unlawful for any person to cause or permit any vehicle to be driven on the following sections of road (except for vehicles taking local access where permitted by authorised signs, vehicles under the direction of a Police Constable in uniform, emergency service vehicles and vehicles engaged in authorised road occupation):

  • B857 Bank Street, Alexandria, between the junctions of Main Street and the circulatory carriageway of B857 Alexandria Town Centre Roundabout at the junctions of Bank, Bridge, Church and Leven Streets
  • Main Street, Alexandria, between the junctions of Overton Street and Hill Street
  • Gilmour Street, Alexandria, between the junctions of Main Street and Middleton Street
  • Middleton Street, Alexandria, between the junctions of Gilmour Street and Hill Street
  • Smollett Street, Alexandria, between the junctions of Gilmour Street and Hill Street
  • Gray Street, Alexandria, between the junctions of Steven Street and Susannah Street

The Order will also make it unlawful for any person to cause or permit any vehicle to wait at any time on both sides of the following sections of road:

  • B857 Bank Street, Alexandria, between the junctions of Main Street and the circulatory carriageway of B857 Alexandria Town Centre Roundabout at the junctions of Bank, Bridge, Church and Leven Streets.
  • B857 Circulatory Carriageway of B857 Alexandria Town Centre Roundabout at the junctions of Bank, Bridge, Church and Leven Streets.
  • Bridge Street, Alexandria, between the junctions of A813 Main Street Bonhill and the circulatory carriageway of B857 Alexandria Town Centre Roundabout at the junctions of Bank, Bridge, Church and Leven Streets.
  • B857 Unnamed Road, Alexandria, between the junction of Main Street and the circulatory carriageway of
  • B857 Alexandria Town Centre Roundabout at the junctions of Bank, Bridge, Church and Leven Streets
  • Main Street, Alexandria, between the junctions of Overton Street and Hill Street
  • Middleton Street, Alexandria, between the junctions of Park Road and Upper Bridge Street
  • Overton Road, Alexandria, between the junctions of Main Street and Middleton Street
  • Hill Street, Alexandria, between the junctions of Main Street and Middleton Street
  • Park Road, Alexandria, between the junctions of Main Street and Middleton Street

Further Details and Diversion Routes:

It is intended that these restrictions will only be applied in part and only during four successive weekend from 14 October 2022 (each weekend from 1800 Hours Friday to 0600 Hours Monday), to allow the complete temporary closure of the junction of B857 Bank Street and Main Street for roadworks.

The restrictions will be kept to an absolute minimum, being applied only when necessary as and when indicated by authorised road traffic signs, to facilitate the works and maintain safe traffic flow and access. Roads will remain open and parking made available wherever possible. It is currently anticipated that the works will be undertaken as above.

Emergency Service vehicle access will be available from either side of the closures but works on Main St at Bank St may delay any such through traffic at that particular location. Pedestrian access will be maintained at all times. Vehicular access will only be maintained where possible from one or other side of the closures, as per arrangements that will have already been made by contractors with those affected.

Diversion Routes. Diversion routes will involve the following roads (Alexandria unless stated) in both directions where necessary and as indicated by signs:

  • B857: Main St, North Main St, Luss Rd, Alexandria Town Centre Roundabout,
  • Unnamed B857 (Town Centre Roundabout to Main St), Main St (Renton), Lennox St (Renton), Renton Rd (Renton);
  • A811 Lomond Rd; A813: Carrochan Rd, Main St (Jamestown), Main St (Bonhill), from Bonhill Bridge via Stirling Rd to A82(T) (Bonhill & Dumbarton); Bridge St; Main St;
  • Upper Bridge St; Overton Rd; Middleton St; Hill St; Park Rd & A82(T) (Lomondgate to Stoneymollan Roundabouts)
  • Any other roads as required to facilitate closure

 

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