Roadworks and road closures
Information about road works and closures in Dumfries and Galloway.
We're not responsible for all of the roads across Dumfries and Galloway and you can to find out if we maintain specific routes.
We aren't responsible for trunk roads in the region:
- A75, A76, A701 (from A75 to A74(M) only), A77 (Stranraer North) and A751 - Amey South-West Unit (call 0800 042 0188)
- A7 - Bear Scotland (call 01738 448 600)
- M74 - Autolink (call 08457 966 666)
We publish notices advising of upcoming closures in the region, these notices are advertised on the Tellmescotland website and in local newspapers. You can also register for email alerts about upcoming roadworks on the Tellmescotland website .
Our road maintenance and geographical information systems are currently under review and, therefore, our interactive map showing work being carried out locally is unavailable at the present time.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 030 33 33 3000 for further information.
Temporary Road Closures
Carriageway Resurfacing Works
Carriageway resurfacing works are taking place at B7068 Murrayfield to Scroggs. Full daytime road closures will be required 09:00 to 17:00 daily between 19 and 23 September 2022.
**Due to delayed start and poor weather, the road will be closed again from 7am until late afternoon 24 September 2022. The road will be re-opened before 5pm on 24 September 2022**
Alternative Routes - B7068-B722-B7076-B723 and vice versa
Pedestrian and local access will be maintained
Rood Fair 2022
Temporary road closure A781 Whitesands (between Bank Street and Nith Street) and C202n (between Nith Street and St Michael's Bridge Road) between 6pm on 26 September 2022 and 10pm on 2 October 2022.
Alternative Routes - Dockhead closed to northbound traffic - alternative route via St Michael's Bridge Road, St Michael's Street and Nith Street
Whitesands closed to southbound traffic between Bank Street and Nith Street - alterantive route via Bank Street, Irish Street and Nith Street
Emergency access will be available if required
Pedestrian access will be maintained
The event also involves closure of Dockhead Car Park, Whitesands West Car Park and Brooms Road Car Park (adjacent to Brooms Road) between 6pm on 26 September 2022 and 11.30pm on 2 October 2022
Maintaining public roads
We inspect all our roads annually and make repairs according to priority.
You should report any defects causing an immediate danger to road users or pedestrians immediately by calling 030 33 33 3000.
You can report less urgent issues on via our online reporting system:
Surface Dressing FAQ's
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