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Councillor 'disappointed' at roundabout response

Ellon and District councillor Gillian Owen has voiced her disappointment after Transport Scotland revealed that no work will be carried out at the A90 roundabout near Ellon.

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The new Balmedie junction

Road order signals near completion of works

A temporary road order published today sets the stage for the 7.5-mile Balmedie to Tipperty section of the Aberdeen Western Peripheral Road/Balmedie to Tipperty project to open in the coming weeks.
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Cabinet Secretary for Economy, Jobs, and Fair Work, Keith Brown MSP

New stretch of AWPR to open this week

A 7km section of the new Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route between Parkhill (Goval) and Blackdog Junctions is expected to open this week.

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Gordon MP Colin Clark

Survey suggests transport links are "poor"

A survey of Newmachar residents has shown that nearly two thirds believe the main A947 road is too congested, while a majority don’t feel public transport links are good enough.

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Cllr Richard Thomson has raised concerns over the lack of safety barrier on this stretch of the new A90

A90 safety barrier concerns raised

A local councillor has urged the firms behind the new Balmedie to Tipperty dual carriageway to act after concerns were raised over the lack of a crucial safety barrier.

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Transport Scotland

Weekend convoy on A90 at Blackdog

A convoy will in place on the A90 at Blackdog this weekend to enable essential white lining works to take place.
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Transport Scotland

Weekend closure for north east road

A section of the B999 Aberdeen to Tarves Road is expected close temporarily this weekend to enable road marking re-lining works.

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Keith Brown at the launch of the GoNorthEast campaign

Community events to mark bypass opening

A weekend of community events will be held to mark the opening of the Aberdeen bypass.

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Transport Scotland

Slip road to close this weekend

The B9000 Newburgh to Pitmedden Road southbound slip road from the A90 will temporarily close on Sunday morning for surfacing works.
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Transport Scotland

Temporary road orders published for Goval to Blackdog section

The first section of trunk road to open on the Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route is expected to be a new seven kilometre section between Goval and Blackdog.

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Councillor Gillian Owen next to one of the new signs at the Toll of Birness

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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