20180528 roadworks

The City of Edinburgh Council will be doing re-surfacing and carriageway improvements at Gillespie Crossroads from 04 to 07 June 2018. This will involve 3-way temporary traffic lights and a diversion for traffic on Gillespie Road heading towards the Crossroads. That traffic will be diverted via Spylaw Avenue, Spylaw Bank Road and Lanark Road.

Scottish Water will be doing manhole installation work in Colinton Road at the junction of Redford Road from 11 to 18 June 2018. This will involve temporary traffic lights and local diversions.

Scottish Water will be doing manhole repairs on Dreghorn Link at the roundabout with Swanston Muir and the access to the Service Station on 16 June 2018 from 0930 to 1530. This will involve the use of 4-way temporary traffic lights.

This information is taken from the City of Edinburgh Council website, which can be checked for any updates at:
Roadworks map on the CEC website

Colinton Amenity Association takes the local environment very seriously and endeavors to maintain it at the highest level possible.

The Transport Committee members monitor transport matters in and around Colinton with particular regard to safety, traffic flow, congestion, parking, and road condition issues and those brought to our attention by local residents. We make regular contact with Council representatives in the local Pentlands Neighbourhood Partnership office in an attempt to have issues dealt with as soon as possible.

Any matter of concern related to the local environmental, such as street lighting, potholes in the road, blocked gullies, or litter bins, should initially be reported to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. This is best done via email and if you then pass on the reference number to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., it will be added to the action list and progress will be reviewed with local Council officials to ensure the situation is remedied as quickly as possible.

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