On 30 April 2012 the North Lanarkshire Council made the above-named Order under Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, as amended by Schedule 1 of the Road Traffic (Temporary Restrictions) Act 1991, and in exercise of all other enabling powers, which makes it unlawful for any person to drive or cause or permit to be driven any motor vehicle (with the exception of vehicles engaged on carriageway improvement works) on Bothwellhaugh Road, Bellshill from its junction with McCallum Gardens, south eastwards for a distance of 700 metres or thereby by reason of works being executed on or near that location.
Alternative routes: Vehicles on the north side of the closure wishing to access the south side of the closure should proceed north eastwards on McCallum Gardens, north westwards on Community Road, south westwards on Viewfield Road, south eastwards on Strathview Road, south westwards on Mary Drive, northwards on Mary Rae Road, south westwards on A725 to the Raith Interchange, proceed around the roundabout and exit south eastwards at the first exit proceeding south eastwards then eastwards on Park Road and north eastwards on Bothwellhaugh Road to the south side of the closure.
Vehicles on the south side of the closure wishing to access the north side of the closure should proceed south westwards on Bothwellhaugh Road, westwards then north westwards on Park Road to the Raith Interchange, proceed around the roundabout and exit north eastwards via the fourth exit, proceeding north eastwards on the A725, exit at first northbound off slip road and proceed south westwards on Bellshill Road, southwards on Mary Rae Road, north eastwards on Mary Drive, north westwards on Strathview Road, north eastwards on Viewfield Road, south eastwards on Community Road and south westwards on McCallum Gardens to the north side of the closure.
Pedestrian access will be maintained at all times, where applicable.
The Order, which will be operational only when displayed by signs, will come into operation at 0001 hours on Friday, 18 May 2012 and will remain in operation until 2359 hours on Friday, 20 July 2012.
The Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984