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Temporary Road Closure Order 2021

West Dunbartonshire Council has made the above named Order under Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, as amended, which makes it unlawful for any person to drive or cause or permit to be driven any motor vehicle (with the exception of vehicles engaged on authorised road works, emergency service vehicles and any other vehicles permitted by authorised road signs or by the authorised traffic management contractor) when indicated by authorised signs on any part of the following lengths of road.

  • A82 Great Western Road, Westbound Carriageway, Clydebank, from the extended outer diameter kerb line of Kilbowie Road Roundabout, West to the boundary of the Council maintained A82 with the trunk road A82(T) at the Eastern extent of the southbound slip road of the A898(T) Erskine Bridge, a distance of 2550 metres or thereby.
  • A82 Great Western Road, Eastbound Carriageway, Clydebank, from the centre line of the Mountblow Road overbridge, East to the extended outer diameter kerb line of Kilbowie Road Roundabout, a distance of 1900 metres or thereby.
  • Mountblow Road, Westbound A82 slip road section, Clydebank, from the extended Western kerb line of Mountblow Road, West then North to the extended Southern kerb line of A82 Great Western Road, Westbound carriageway, a distance of 220 metres or thereby.
  • Mountblow Road, Eastbound A82 slip road section, Clydebank, from the extended Northern kerb line of Mountblow Road, the Westbound A82 slip road section, North then South to the extended Northern kerb line of A82 Great Western Road, Eastbound carriageway, a distance of 420 metres or thereby.
  • A810 Dumbarton and Glasgow Roads, Duntocher and Hardgate, from the extended Northern kerb line of A82 Great Western Road, Eastbound carriageway, East to the extended outer diameter kerb line of Hardgate Roundabout at A8014 Kilbowie Road, a distance of 1350 metres or thereby.
  • Ocean Field, Clydebank, from the extended Southern kerb line of A82 Great Western Road, Westbound carriageway, South and then both North and South for the whole length of both cul-de-sacs, a total distance of 360 metres or thereby.

The Order will come into operation at 0001 hours on Sunday, 21 March 2021 and will remain in operation as and where and when indicated by authorised signs until 2359 hours on Sunday, 30 May 2021.

Proposed Closure Programme, Access Arrangements, Additional Details and Alternative Routes

These restrictions should only be partially applied from 22/03/21 to 20/04/21, overnight between 2100 hours and 0600 hours, to allow surfacing work to be undertaken safely on either the East or Westbound carriageways of the A82 Great Western Road between Kilbowie Roundabout and Erskine Bridge. 

Subject to any unforeseen problems or delays, the closures will only be applied in four overnight stages as follows :

Stage 1

22/03/21 to 28/03/21, 6 nights 2100 to 0600: A82 Closed Westbound, Kilbowie roundabout to Mountblow Rd (including total closure of Ocean Field at same times).  Temporary access or parking arrangements for adjacent premises and Ocean Field will only  be available if advanced notice is given and it does not impede operations.

Stage 2

29/03/21 to 01/04/21, 3 nights 2100 to 0600: A82 Closed Westbound, Mountblow Rd  to Erskine Bridge (including closure of Mountblow Rd, Westbound A82 slip road section at same times).  Temporary access or parking arrangements for adjacent premises will only  be available if advanced notice is given and it does not impede operations.

Stage 3

01/04/21 to 06/04/21, 5 nights 2100 to 0600: A82 Closed Eastbound, Mountblow Rd to A810 Dumbarton Rd (including closure of Mountblow Rd, Eastbound A82 slip road section at same times).  Temporary access or parking arrangements for adjacent premises will only  be available if advanced notice is given and it does not impede operations.

Stage 4

06/04/21 to 21/04/21, 15 nights 2100 to 0600: A82 Closed Eastbound, A810 Dumbarton Rd to Kilbowie Roundabout (including closure of A810 Dumbarton and Glasgow Roads from A82 to A8014, except for access and A82 diversions, at same times).  Temporary access or parking arrangements for adjacent premises will only  be available if advanced notice is given and it does not impede operations.

For all stages access to adjoining property will always be maintained for pedestrians and for emergency service vehicles.  Vehicular access to property on closed roads will be maximised as indicated in each stage description. 

Any bus service changes will be as notified on relevant bus stops. 

Diversion routes will be adapted for each stage of the closures but will involve the following roads: 

  • B814 Duntocher Rd
  • A814 Dumbarton Rd (B814 to A82(T) Gavinburn)
  • Mountblow Rd
  • A810 Dumbarton / Glasgow Road
  • A8104 Kilbowie Rd (Hardgate Roundabout to Kilbowie Roundabout)
  • A878 / A82 slip roads only at Station Rd Old Kilpatrick and parts of A82 or
  • A82(T) Great Western Rd (Kilbowie Roundabout Clydebank to Dunglass Roundabout Bowling) as required. 

Expect delays and use alternative routes wherever possible to avoid area.  Note that the additional effective time of the order has only been provided to allow for unforeseen problems or delays.  Any changes to the noted programme or additional closures will be notified, with as much advance time as possible, on signs and by email to those formally notified of the closure.