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February 03, 2020

Developments continue on the A6 Randalstown - Castledawson Dualling Scheme with further Traffic Management planned for February

Traffic Management News February

Castledawson Roundabout - lane restrictions

CASTLEDAWSON ROUNDABOUT - ONE LANE 

The Graham Farrans Joint Venture will be required to reduce the Castledawson Roundabout to one lane and all approaches to one lane during necessary construction works on various dates throughout 2020.

Creagh Hill Road -  Road Closure EXTENDED 

CREAGH HILL RD  - CLOSURE EXTENSION

The Creagh Hill Road closure will be extended until Mid-Summer 2020 as works at the Deerpark Road Overbridge continue.  The road will reopen in mid - late Summer 2020 in conjunction with the Deerpark Road tie-in works.   Local access will continue to be maintained via the Hillhead Road.

A6 Mainline  - Lane Closure

A6 MAINLINE RANDALSTOWN TO TOOME - LANE CLOSURES 

The A6 Mainline will be reduced to one lane in each direction, with a lane closure in the Eastbound and Westbound Carriageways between Randalstown - Toome  for approx 5 days from 9.30am - 4pm daily to facilitate essential barrier repair work.

 

Hillhead Road- Temporary 2 way traffic lights

HILLHEAD ROAD  -  2 Way Traffic Lights

The Hillhead Road will have two way traffic lights placed at the Hillhead Road junction from Monday 17 February 2020 for approx 5 days, off peak 9.30am - 4pm, to facilitate essential Utility Works.

 

Creagh Road - Temporary Closure - CANCELLED, NO LONGER REQUIRED

CREAGH RD  - TEMPORARY 3 DAY CLOSURE - CANCELLED , NO LONGER REQUIRED

The Creagh Road will be temporarily closed for a period of 3 days from 6am Wednesday 19 February 2019 to facilitate essential utility works. Local access and access to local businesses will be maintained via diversion routes below.

 

Brough Road (S) - Upcoming works 

BROUGH ROAD  -  WORKS UPDATE

Works on the final tie-ins at the Brough Road are underway with the ; 

  • Installation of kerbs
  • Construction of gullies
  • Completion works in verges
  • And preparation the road for final construction works

Following these works  final surfacing works are expected to take place from the week commencing 24 February 2020.

 

A6 Mainline- Temporary 2 way traffic lights

A6 MAINLINE BROUGH ROAD  -  2 WAY TRAFFIC LIGHTS 

The A6 Mainline will have two way traffic lights placed at the Brough Road from Monday 24 February 2020 for approx 2 days  to facilitate  final surfacing works at the Brough Road tie-ins

Hillhead Road- Temporary Closure 

HILLHEAD ROAD  -  FULL ROAD CLOSURE

The Hillhead Road will be fully closed for approx 8 weeks from Monday 21 January 2020 to facilitate tie - in works for the new Hillhead Road Overbridge, the Road is estimated to reopen in Mid March 2020. Local access and access to local businesses will be maintained via diversion routes below. 

TRANSLINK - PASSENGER NOTICE - SERVICE 110

DUE TO ROADWORKS COMMENCING 20TH JANUARY 2020 ALL SERVICE 110 BUS STOPS BETWEEN CASTLEDAWSON PARKER AVENUE – THE THATCH BAR (MONTGOMERYS) WILL BE SUSPENDED FOR EIGHT WEEKS.  SERVICES WILL OPERATE VIA BELLSHILL ROAD, A6 AND CONTINUE AS NORMAL.  PASSENGERS WHO WOULD USUALLY BOARD BETWEEN THE THATCH BAR AND HILLHEAD SHOULD MAKE THEIR WAY TO THE BUS STOP/SHELTER ON THE A6 AT BROUGH ROAD OR HILLHEAD CROSSROADS. 

TRANSLINK APOLOGISES FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE THAT THIS MAY CAUSE.

Deerpark Road- Temporary Closure 

DEERPARK ROAD  - FULL ROAD CLOSURE

The Deerpark Road will be fully closed for approx 8 weeks in Mid/Late March 2020 to facilitate tie - in works for the new Deerpark Road Overbridge. Local access and access to local businesses will be maintained via diversion routes.