Six weeks of Glasgow highway works to trigger chaos in metropolis centre

A significant Glasgow street might be closed for weeks for repairs to the native sewer community.

Investigations by Scottish Water have revealed what seems to be a void within the sewer working beneath High Street with the restore works to final six weeks.

The restore undertaking, which is being delivered by Scottish Water’s supply accomplice George Leslie Ltd., is about to start on Monday 9 January subsequent yr.

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Throughout this time, Excessive Avenue might be closed between its junctions with Duke Avenue and Rottenrow.

Highway visitors administration has been agreed in liaison with Glasgow Metropolis Council and drivers are urged to observe the diversion which might be in place through Cathedral Sq. and John Knox Avenue.

Georgina Reid, Scottish Water’s company affairs supervisor within the west, mentioned: “This proactive work permits us to deal with the waste water community within the space. We all know this can be a busy a part of the town and we’ll subsequently do all we will to minimise disruption the place potential.”

“We want to thank highway customers, native residents and companies upfront for his or her persistence and understanding whereas these important works are being carried out.”

Native companies will stay open at some point of the works and pedestrian entry might be maintained always.

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