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Road works are essential for maintaining the highway and to allow utility companies to lay, repair and maintain their equipment.  The majority of road works can be carried out with minimal disruption to traffic however at times it will be unavoidable to impact the way traffic flows on the highway. If any major works are in progress they are detailed at the foot of this page. 

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Current Road works on a map

Details of current road works are shown on an interactive map, by changing the date filter it is also possible to see all works planned for the next 2 weeks and the next 12 months. By clicking on the icons information is available regarding details of the work including dates and who is responsible. For more information regarding individual works please contact the named organisation, for example; SGN, BT, Wessex Water.

Current works  

TEMPORARY 30MPH SPEED RESTRICTION ON GRAVEL HILL/ARROWSMITH ROAD/DUNYEATS ROAD
This will take affect from MONDAY 23 MAY 2016 until MONDAY 30 JANUARY 2017. 

Gravel Hill

From its junction with Blackwater Drive to 250 metres south of Dunyeats Roundabout

Arrowsmith Road

From its junction with Gravel Hill for a distance of 750 metres in a north-easterly direction

Dunyeats Road

From its junction with Dunyeats Roundabout for a distance of 20 metres in a westerly direction


The temporary restrictions are required in order to reduce vehicle speeds to create a safer working environment while works to Gravel Hill are undertaken. If you have any queries please contact Mr T Holder, Tel. No. 01202 262182.  
GRAVEL HILL between its junctions with Arrowsmith Road and Queen Anne Drive. From 10pm on Sunday 24 July 2016 until Sunday 18 December 2016. The closure is required for junction improvements, footway/cycleway widening and embankment stability. If you have any queries please contact Mrs B Barker-Stock on Tel. No. 01202 262129. 
 LIVINGSTONE ROAD (between the junctions of Lawson Road and Uppleby Road) - Monday 25 July 2016 until Friday 26 August 2016. The closure is required for repairs to kerbs, footway, resurfacing of the carriageway and landscaping. If you have any queries please contact Mr Stuart Priest, Tel. No. 01202 262233.   
ALEXANDRA ROAD (between the junctions of Madeira Road and Loch Road). Monday 8 August until Friday 19 August 2016.This closure is required for the relaying of a gas mains connection. If you have any queries please contact SGN Customer Services on Tel No. 0800 912 1700. 

CHURCHFIELD ROAD (between Birds Hill Road and Parkstone Road). Monday 8 August 2016 and Tuesday 9 August 2016 (two days only). This closure is required for a mains connection. If you have any queries please contact Wessex Water, Tel. No. 0345 600 4 600.  

BLAKE DENE ROAD, PARTRIDGE WALK AND PARTRIDGE DRIVE. Thursday 18 August 2016 from 9am until 6pm (one day only). The closures are required  for surface dressing treatment to the carriageway. If you have any queries please contact Mr S Priest, Tel No 01202 262233.  
BINGHAM AVENUE (between Lilliput Road and Alington Road/Minterne Road). Friday 19 August 2016 from 9am until 6pm (one day only). This closure is required  for surface dressing treatment to the carriageway. If you have any queries please contact Mr S Priest, Tel No 01202 262233.   
OAKDALE ROAD – SLIP ROAD LEADING ONTO DORSET WAY Saturday 27 August 2016 between 9.30am and 2.30pm. This closure is required for an upgrade to a BT Mast. If you have any queries please contact Ms J Elliott, Tel. No. 01189 519930. 

 

EMERGENCY CLOSURE OF FOOTHPATH NO. 97 (from Gravel Hill to Merriefield Avenue). Monday 15 August until Sunday 18 December 2016. This closure is required for Health and Safety while the works are undertaken on Gravel Hill. If you have any queries please contact Transportation Services, Tel. No. 01202 262000. 

 

CALDER ROAD (from Verity Crescent to Lynn Road). Tuesday 30 August 2016 from 8am until 5.30pm. This closure if required for a carriageway sealing treatment to be undertaken. If you have any queries please contact Mr S Priest on Tel. No. 01202 262233. 

 

LYNN ROAD AND KELLY CLOSE. Wednesday 31 August 2016 from 8am until 5.30pm. This closure if required for a carriageway sealing treatment to be undertaken. If you have any queries please contact Mr S Priest on Tel. No. 01202 262233. 

 

SEPTEMBER 2016 

 

MITCHELL ROAD, LORD CLOSE, AARON CLOSE AND GOSLING CLOSE. Thursday 1 September 2016 from 8am until 5.30pm. This closure if required for a carriageway sealing treatment to be undertaken. If you have any queries please contact Mr S Priest on Tel. No. 01202 262233.  

 

SCARF ROAD (Adastral Road to Mitchell Road). Friday 2 September 2016 from 8am until 5.30pm. This closure if required for a carriageway sealing treatment to be undertaken. If you have any queries please contact Mr S Priest on Tel. No. 01202 262233.  
POOLE LIFTING BRIDGE AND BRIDGE APPROACH (to the roundabout at the junction with New Quay Road and Blandford Road.  Access for businesses will be maintained. Monday 12 September 2016 until Friday 9 June 2017. The closure is required for the demolition and replacement of the existing bridge approach spans, including the abutments at the Poole and Hamworthy ends of the bridge. If you have any queries please contact Mr C Moors, Tel. No. 262171.  

 

POOLE HIGH STREET (from its junction with New Street/Castle Street to the Quay). Monday 12 September 2016 until Friday 16 September 2016. The closure is required for BT Ducting and associated work. If you have any queries please contact Mr M Murray, Tel. No. 07528 364206.  
Roads that will be closed for special events can be seen on the 'Special Events 2016' download available on the right of this page.

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Contact us

Email
streetworks@poole.gov.
uk

Telephone
01202 265255

Address
Transportation Services
The Civic Centre      Poole                                 
BH15 2RU