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City centre flyovers closed for engineering survey
The Churchill Way flyovers in Liverpool city centre are closed after a routine inspection concluded that further investigation works are required. If you are affected by the closure and need assistance, please call 0151 233 3001. Find out more
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 April 2019
Church Road, L19
Network Rail - Bridge works near to its junction with Speke Road has resulted in a road closure from 5 April to 1 July 2019.
Churchill Way North/South Flyover, L2
Liverpool City Council/Graham Construction - Site investigation works have resulted in a permanent road closure of both flyovers until demolition.
Great Howard Street/Derby Road/Regent Road/Waterloo Road, L5
Liverpool City Council/Osborne - Highway improvement works between Millers Bridge and Leeds Street have resulted in lane restrictions and temporary signals until May 2019. A road closure will also be in place from Bath Street to Regent Street until 25 July 2019.
Horrocks Avenue, L19
Liverpool City Council/King Construction - Highway improvement works have resulted in lane restrictions until 31st March 2019 and night-time road closures (southbound) at the junction with Long Lane from 8 April to 21 April 2019.
Liverpool City Council/Huyton Asphalt - Highway improvement works have resulted in lane restrictions until June 2019.
Upper Parliament Street and Grafton Street, L8
Liverpool City Council/King Construction - Junction improvement works and drainage inspection works have resulted in lane restrictions and night-time closures until May 2019.
Speke Boulevard, L24
Scottish Power – Lane restrictions will be in place from 18 April to 29 April 2019 to enable the contractor to safely install a new service connection.
Town Row, L12
LCC – Highway Improvement Works will result in a road closure from 23 April to 3 May 2019.
Victoria Street and Moorfields, L2
Liverpool City Council/Graham Construction - Highway improvement works have resulted in lane restrictions until November 2019.
Walton Hall Avenue/Queens Drive L4
Liverpool City Council/King Construction - Highway improvement works between Queens Drive and Stopgate Lane have resulted in lane restrictions and temporary signals until May/June 2019.
West Derby Street, L7
Laing O’Rourke - The redevelopment of the Royal Liverpool University Hospital has resulted in lane restrictions and a temporary one-way system (Crown Street to Low Hill) until October 2019.
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.
View a map of roadworks in Liverpool and the surrounding area. 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 and diversions. 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.
- 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