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Additional Traffic Management Arrangements as of 15 March 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.



McDonald Road to Montgomery Street - Temporary Night Closure

Ahead of the re-opening of the Annandale Street junction with Leith Walk, surfacing works are required to the existing road. A temporary night road closure will be in place on Leith Walk city bound between McDonald Road and Montgomery Street. These works will take place between the hours of 7pm to 11pm for approx three nights from Tuesday 23 March. Local diversions will be in place to facilitate these works.

Download the Leith Walk (McDonald Road to Montgomery Street) traffic management plan (PDF).

Annandale Street to Balfour Street - Cycleway Adjustments 

In order to create the segregated cycle lane on Leith Walk sections of the cycle between Pilrig Street and Dalmeny Street to accommodate the works. While these works are being carried out there will be restrictions in in place for cyclists. Where possible, alternative routes will be signposted for cyclists, however there may be instances when this is not possible. 

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

Works have commenced on the reinstatement of the cobbles on Jane Street within the current Road Closure.  These works are anticipated to take 4-6 weeks.  The Road Closure will remain in place to accommodate the reinstatement.

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

Due to the complexity of the 500mm diameter gas diversion works on Manderston Street / Leith Walk the Road Closure on Manderston Street has been extended until May 2021.  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)




Baltic Street Junction – Temporary Traffic Lights - UPDATE these arrangements have been delayed to Wednesday 17 March

The carriage way at Bernard / Baltic Street junction will be reduced to one lane traffic, controlled by temporary traffic lights. This will be in place from Wednesday 17 March (previously 15 March 2021) for approximately 12 weeks.

Download the Baltic Street junction traffic management plan (PDF). 

Lindsay Road - Traffic Management Adjustments 

From Monday 29 March works will start on the south side of Lindsay Road. To accommodate these works the traffic management arrangements will be adjusted in the area. Local diversions for pedestrians and motorists will be in place.

Download the Lindsay Road traffic management plan (PDF). 


Published: 15th March 2021