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Campaign to improve junction continues

The head of the 'Why Stop at Ellon?' campaign has thanked Transport Scotland for carrying out work on the A90 around the Toll of Birness.

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Transport Scotland

New A90 northbound carriageway to open

Road users are expected to transfer onto a new section of the Balmedie to Tipperty carriageway next week as part of the Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route/Balmedie to Tipperty project.

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Be vigilant as surface dressing gets underway across the Shire

Be vigilant as surface dressing gets underway across the Shire

Aberdeenshire Council’s summer programme of surface dressing works is now underway across the area and motorists are being warned of the risks of loose chips on newly dressed roads.

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Transport Scotland

Blackdog Junction to open next week

The new Blackdog Junction is expected to open to traffic next week following completion of a series of works on the A90.

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Transport Scotland

New Balmedie South Junction to open

A new grade-separated junction constructed as part of the AWPR/B-T project is expected to open on Monday following works this weekend.

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Transport Scotland

Weekend convoy and contraflow for A90 at Tipperty

A convoy and contraflow are expected to be in place on the A90 at Tipperty this week to enable essential surfacing works to get underway.

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Transport Scotland

Contraflow this weekend at Tipperty

A contraflow is expected to be in place on the A90 at Tipperty this weekend as part of the Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route/Balmedie to Tipperty (AWPR/B-T) project.

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Transport Scotland

Temporary closure for Newburgh slip road

The A90 southbound slip road to Newburgh is expected to close this Sunday night (April 8) for surfacing works.

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AWPR work at Blackdog (picture: Transport Scotland)

Temporary A90 diversion to be in place for five weeks

Drivers travelling on the A90 at Blackdog are expected to be diverted via the new slip roads for around five weeks from Friday evening to enable essential works to be carried out on the A90 carriageway.

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Gordon MP Colin Clark sits on the horse drawn carriage with Mark Whitelocks, MD of Stagecoach North Scotland

Bus company launches contactless payments

Stagecoach has introduced contactless payments on their buses.

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Transport Scotland

Weekend contraflow for A90 at Blackdog

A contraflow is expected to be in place on the A90 at Blackdog this weekend to enable barrier works to be undertaken on the northbound carriageway.
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Economy secretary Keith Brown said foreign military traffic is a "legitimate" part of Prestwick Airport's business model.

Keith Brown visits Aberdeen bypass site

Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Secretary Keith Brown today met with former Carillion staff and a representative from Aberdeen Roads Limited (ARL) who are currently constructing the impressive Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route/Balmedie to Tipperty project.

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Transport Scotland

Two roads to close for surfacing works

The A90 southbound slip road to Newburgh is expected to be temporarily closed next week to enable surfacing works to take place.

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Transport Scotland

Convoy and weekend contraflow at Tipperty

A series of works are to be undertaken at Tipperty which will result in the temporary realignment of a short section of the A90.

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The repair work on the A90

Councillor hits out at “dangerous” road repair on A90

An Ellon and District councillor has contacted BEAR Scotland in the hope that permanent repairs will be carried out on the A90.

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Transport Scotland

Contraflows for next four weekends at Blackdog

Contraflows are expected to be in place on the A90 at Blackdog for four weekends starting from this Friday (January 26).

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Dualling work near Foveran

Economy Secretary unable to confirm bypass completion date

The Economy Secretary was today unable to confirm to MSPs that the Spring 2018 deadline for completion of the Aberdeen bypass will be met.

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Work will continue on the AWPR site, pictured above is the new road southbound near Foveran

Bypass work continues despite liquidation

Work on the Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route (AWPR) will continue despite this week’s announcement that construction giant Carillion has gone into liquidation.

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Transport Scotland

Weekend contraflow for A90 at Tipperty

A contraflow will be in place on the A90 at Tipperty this weekend to enable the AWPR contractor to undertake central reservation and verge works

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BEAR Scotland preparing for Storm Caroline

BEAR Scotland’s resources are prepared to assist in dealing with the “Storm Caroline” conditions with winds of up to 90mph forecast.

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