Location: City Centre Area : COVID-19 Spaces for People
Restriction Type: Road Closure
From: 03 Dec 2020 00:00
Until: 02 Jun 2022 23:59
Aberdeen City Council has made the above-named order in terms of its powers under Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984
Second Part : There will be a prohibition of motor vehicles except for permit holders at any time and for loading from midnight to 11.00am, and from 4.30pm until midnight, established on: Union Street, between its junctions with Union Terrace and Market Street; Back Wynd; Gaelic Lane, Little Belmont Street; and on Belmont Street, from its junction with Union Street, northwards for a distance of 147 metres or thereby. With the exception of pedal cycles, there will be prohibition of vehicles proceeding in an eastbound direction onto Union Street at the point of the eastern side of its junction with Bridge Street, and from proceeding in a westbound direction onto Union Street at the point of the western side of its junction with Market Street. With the exception of pedal cycles, vehicles will be prohibited from entering Justice Mill Lane via Holburn Street. There will be a prohibition on motor vehicles at any time, except for access, on Belmont Street, from its junction with Schoolhill, southwards for a distance of 67 metres or thereby. There will be a prohibition on motor vehicles at any time, except for loading from midnight to 10.00am, and from 6.00pm until midnight, on: Upperkirkgate, between its junctions with Schoolhill and Flourmill Lane; and on Schoolhill, between its junctions with Back Wynd and Upperkirkgate. There will be a prohibition on vehicles turning right from Union Street onto the following roads: Bon Accord Street, Crown Street, Dee Street, Diamond Street, Huntly Street, South Silver Street and Summer Street. While northbound motor vehicles on the section of Rose Street, between its junctions with Union Street and Thistle Street, will only be permitted to turn right onto Thistle Street. There will be a disabled parking place established on Flourmill Lane; north-east side, from a point 2 metres or thereby north-west of its junction with Netherkirkgate, north-westwards for a distance of 18 metres or thereby. There will be a one way restriction on Schoolhill, between its junctions with Belmont Street and Upperkirkgate, whereby vehicles, with the exception of pedal cycles, will only be permitted to travel in an easterly direction. There will be a one way restriction on Exchange Street, between its junctions with Imperial Place and Guild Street, whereby vehicles will only be permitted to travel in a southerly direction, and on Chapel Street, between its junctions with Thistle Street and Little Chapel Street, whereby vehecles will only be permitted to travel in a northerly direction. The one way restriction on Exchange Street provided by Article 3 of "The Aberdeen City Council (The Green and Surrounding Streets) (Aberdeen) (Traffic Management) Order 2010 is temporarily revoked. The prohibition on vehicular right turns from Union Street onto Bridge Street, provided by The Grampian Regional Council (Union Street/Bridge Street, Aberdeen) (Prohibition of Right Turns) Order 1991 is temporarily revoked. These measures are necessary for public safety, whereby, as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, additional space has been established on roads to allow for physical distancing and active travel.