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Road Works

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  

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.     
OCTOBER 2016  

FOOTWAY CLOSURE BETWEEN STERTE ROAD AND HOLES BAY ROAD. Monday 31 October until Friday 31 August 2018. The closure is required for health and safety while various utility works are undertaken. If you have any queries please contact Mr I McKenzie, Tel. No. 07974 454286.   

November 2016 

DELPH ROAD (from its junction with Gravel Hill). From Monday 7 November until Monday 19 December 2016. The closure is required for the diversion of a gas main and for carriageway resurfacing. If you have any queries please contact Transportation Services on Tel. No. 01202 262000.  
SEA VIEW ROAD LANE CLOSURE (no left turn onto Ringwood Road). From Monday 28 November until Friday 9 December 2016. The closure is required by SGN for the  cutting of a trench to lay a new gas main. If you have any queries please contact Southern Gas Network on Tel. No. 0800 912 0805.


WATERLOO ROAD FOOTWAY/CYCLEWAY (from Fleetsbridge roundabout to Hatch Pond Road junction).  From Monday 5 December until Friday 9 December 2016.  The closure is required for a new mains connection to the Lidl Store.  if you have any queries please contact Scottish and southern Energy Tel: No. 01202 784600.


KNIGHTS ROAD (North of its junction with Stephen Langton Drive).  From Monday 16 January 2017 until Friday 3 February 2017.  This closure is required for essential drainage work.  If you have any queries please contact Mr D Escott Tel No: 01202 537232. 

 Roads that will be closed for special events can be seen on the 'Special Events 2016' download available on the right of this page.


Contact us


01202 265255

Transportation Services
The Civic Centre      Poole                                 
BH15 2RU