Access to Bold Street and Castle Street

As part of the Liverpool Without Walls initiative, pavement cafes are opening on Bold Street and Castle Street. As a result, both streets are closed to traffic at certain times. Read our FAQs to find out more.

Roadworks

Our roadworks list is updated weekly to help you plan your journey around the Liverpool area.

It includes details of road closures, events, highway improvement works and utility works at the point of publication but may not include closures or works that may be carried out at short notice.

Details of any emergency work that has a major impact on our road network will be published on Twitter @lpoolcouncil.

Roadworks weekly list

Updated Friday 18th September 2020

Bath Street, L3

LCC/Graham Construction highway improvement works between New Quay and Gibraltar Row have resulted in a permanent road closure.

Beech Street, L7

United Utilities sewer repairs between Edge Lane and Holly Road have resulted in a road closure until 6th October 2020.

Clarence Street, L3

Wates Construction replacement of building cladding have resulted in a northbound one-way system until November 2020.

Edge Lane Drive, L13

LCC/HA Civils highway improvement works between Broad Green Road and St Oswald’s Street will mean night-time (8pm-6am) westbound road closures from 21st September until 4th October 2020.

Great Howard Street/Derby Road, L5

LCC/King Construction highway improvement works between Millers Bridge and Leeds Street have resulted in lane restrictions until December 2020.

Green Lane, L13

LCC/HA Civils highway improvement works between Prescot Road and West Derby Road have resulted in lane restrictions until December 2020.

Kingsley Road, L8

LCC/King Construction highway improvement works have resulted in a northbound one-way system until March 2021.

Riverside Drive, L17

Vinci Construction erection of hoarding line near to Bempton Road have resulted in off-peak 2-way temporary signals until 27th September 2020.

Smithdown Lane, L7

Morgan Sindall crane activities between Elm Grove and Grinfield Street have resulted a road closure until March 2021.

The Strand, New Quay, L3

Graham Construction highway improvement works between Leeds Street and Liver Street have resulted in lane restrictions until April 2021.

Walton Road/County Road, L4

LCC/King Construction highway improvement works between Everton Valley and Spellow Lane have resulted in night-time (7pm-6am) road closures until 18th September 2020.

West Derby Street, L7

Laing O’Rourke redevelopment of the Royal Liverpool University Hospital has resulted in lane restrictions and a temporary one-way system from Crown Street to Low Hill until February 2021.

Pop up cycle lanes

  • West Derby Road
  • Stanley Road/Melrose Road/Vauxhall Road

Map of roadworks

View a map of roadworks in Liverpool

Zoom in on the map to get a detailed view of works.

You can customise the map in the top left 'what's on this map' box to change filters for information such as live traffic, road closures, diversions and events. You can see roadworks planned for a future date by selecting up to twelve months ahead using the box to the top right of the map. 

Major planned projects

Over the next few years we’re improving key routes that are in poor condition and carry large volumes of traffic. Unfortunately, there will be short-term disruption but we’ll do everything we can to keep things moving. Visit the Better Roads pages for more information or follow the project on Twitter @BetterRoadsLiv.

Contacts

  • BT: 0800 800 150
  • Cadent Gas: 0800 111999
  • Scottish Power Energy Networks: 0800 001 5400
  • Highways England: 0300 123 5000
  • United Utilities: 0345 672 3723
  • Virgin Media: 0845 454 1111