Ayrshire Roads Alliance Logo
Delivering a shared Council roads and transportation service across East and South Ayrshire

ARA News

Improvement works B7083 Auchinleck Road, Cumnock

Wed, 08 Jul 2020

The Ayrshire Roads Alliance, as part of it ongoing programme to improve the condition of the road network, will be carrying out essential road resurfacing works on the B7083 Auchinleck Road, Cumnock, starting on Monday 20 July for approximately two weeks.

To carry out this work safely and efficiently the road will require to be closed daily between 08:00 and 17:00.

It is anticipated that the works will be undertaken in four phases and every effort will be made to keep within the durations proposed, however dates may need to change as works progress.

Motorists are advised to watch out for the Advance Notification Signage, which will be erected on site with the times and dates of each phased closure.

PHASE 1 – from 08:00 on Monday 20 July until 17:00 on Wednesday 22 July

B7083 from A70 to Visions Leisure Centre and Holmside from B7083 southwards for 35 metres.

PHASE 2 – from 08:00 on Thursday 23 July until 17:00 on Friday 24 July

B7083 from Visions Leisure Centre to the footpath to the north of 20 Auchinleck Road.

PHASE 3 – from 08:00 hrs on Monday 27 July until 17:00 on Tuesday 28 July

B7083 from a point 35 metres north of the school entrance to the raised junction at Hoyle Crescent.

PHASE 4 – from 08:00 hrs on Wednesday 29 July until 17:00 hrs on Friday 31 July

B7083 from the raised junction at Hoyle Crescent to Rigg Road.

Vehicular access for residents, owners and occupiers within the closures will be permitted to and from their properties, when it is safe to do so and when directed by a traffic marshal.

Emergency access will be maintained during the closures and through the works site. Pedestrian access will be maintained at all times.

A diversion route will be signed via the B7083 Auchinleck, A76 Trunk Road to A70 Ayr Road Cumnock, Tanyard and vice versa.

It is hoped that the resurfacing work will be completed within the timescales stipulated, however the work is weather dependent and any unforeseen difficulties could result in a delay.

Should you have any concerns regarding the works or the diversion please contact the Ayrshire Roads Alliance on 01563 503160 or enquiries@ayrshireroadsalliance.org