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Additional Traffic Management Arrangement as of 15 February 2021

Weekly Traffic Management

Please find below a summary of additional traffic management arrangements to accommodate site investigations works and utility diversions outside the main area of works.

Traffic management arrangements for the main area of works are available to view and download.


Leith Walk at Elm Row - Temporary City Bound Running Lane Closure 

We will be carrying out essential maintenance works on the Leith Walk running lane at Elm Row on Wednesday 17 February to Friday 19 February. Local diversions will be in place to facilitate these works.

Download the traffic management plan for the temporary road closure to the city bound lane at Elm Row (PDF).

Leith Walk - Running Lane Closure 

Essential repairs are required to Leith Walk's city-bound running lane, therefore a temporary road closure is required. These works were due to take place on Monday 8 February to Friday 12 February (7pm to 11pm) however were postponed on Wednesday due to weather conditions. These works will now take place from McDonald Road to Annandale Street on Monday 15 February. Diversions will be in place, with localised access being maintained.

Download Leith Walk running lane closure traffic management plans (PDF). 

Shrubhill Running Lane - Emergency BT Works 

BT Open Reach will be carrying out emergency works to the temporary running lane at Shrubhill on Wednesday 17 February at 7am. There will be a temporary closure which means there will be no access or egress. 

View more information about the Shrubhill running lane closure. 

Leith Walk Running Lane at Smiths Place - BT Night Works Road Closure

On Monday 15 February we will be undertaking emergency BT repair works on the Leith Walk running lane at Smiths Place. This will require the temporary closure of the running lane from Crown Street to Lorne Street. These works will take place between the hours of 7pm to 5am for four nights.

Voew  more information on the night closure of the Leith Walk running lane at Smiths Place.

Pilrig Street to Dalmeny Street - Footpath and Cycleway Adjustments 

There have been minor adjustments to the cycleway on Leith Walk between Pilrig Street and Dalmeny Street to accommodate the works. Pedestrians and cyclists will be diverted around the works using a suitable alternative route with diversions in place. Signage will be installed in the local area to let pedestrians and cyclists know about the diversion and the recommended route. 

Find out more information on the Leith Walk cycle lane adjustments. 

Road Closure – Springfield Street / Road Opening – Stead’s Place
Access and egress to Springfield Street from Leith Walk will be closed from Tuesday 26 January.  Traffic will be diverted via Stead’s Place which will be opened to facilitate the closure.
Download the Springfield Street / Stead's Place traffic management plan (PDF). 

Leith Walk at Jane Street - Footpath Alterations 

There will be further alterations to the footpath and cycle lane on Leith Walk at Jane Street to facilitate the gas diversion works from week commencing Monday 15 February for approximately 5 weeks.  These alterations are in place to maintain pedestrian and cycle access.  Please use caution on approach.

Download the Jane Street footpath alterations traffic management plan (PDF). 

Jane Street at Jane Street Industrial Estate - Temporary Road Closure - UPDATE

Due to the complex nature of the utility diversion works the duration of these works have been extended to mid-March 2021. We are also required to undertake further excavation works on Jane Street at the Junction with Leith Walk. 

These works will commence on Monday 18 January 2021. Parking will be restricted however pedestrian access and vehicle access to businesses will be maintained at all times.

Download the Jane Street temporary road closure traffic management plan (PDF)

Manderston Street – Temporary Road Closure

Manderston Street will be closed at its junction with Leith Walk to facilitate utility diversion works from Monday 18 January 2021 for approx. 7 weeks.  Localised diversions and parking restriction will be in place with pedestrian access being maintained at all times.

Download the Manderston Street traffic management drawing (PDF)

Leith Walk – Traffic Lane

There will be adjustments to the traffic lane on Leith Walk at Manderston Street to accommodate utility diversion works.  This will be in place from Monday 18 January 2021 for approx. 7 weeks. 

Download the Manderston Street traffic management drawing (PDF)



FOTW – Coatfield Lane

Alternative footpath arrangements have been installed to accommodate works – pedestrian diversion signage is in place and access to properties will be maintained at all times.

Download the Stevedore Place traffic management plan (PDF). 

Published: 15th February 2021