LIMBERLINE SPUR, LIMBERLINE ROAD AND GUNSTORE ROAD

Safety Notice
DO NOT WALK ON THE NEWLY LAID, HOT SURFACE
Please take care when walking on the surface as it may take time to fully cool.
 If you walk or cycle on the road and you get bitumen on your clothes or shoes, it can be removed with an appropriate cleaner.
Look out for your pets walking on the new surface especially when walking your dog.


COVID-19
Please help us stay safe and continue working during the pandemic. We have reviewed the way we work to keep the public and staff safe. If you are near where we are working, please maintain social distancing and follow the signage. 

Why are you doing this?
We are contracted to maintain the roads and pavements in the city. The roads have been highlighted as requiring resurfacing works to increase the longevity of the road.

What impact could the roadworks have on me?
Road users are advised to expect some delays. Please also allow extra time for journeys. Footways will be open for pedestrians.

There will be no on-street parking (including trailers) in the area of works during excavation, surfacing and road markings. Please be advised that any vehicle hindering or obstructing our operations will need to be moved under the Portsmouth City Council LCR Resurfacing - Various Roads) (Temporary Prohibition of Driving and Waiting) (No.82) Order 2021.

 

Limberline Spur
Thursday 31 August—Monday 13 September

Night works

8pm—5am  

Tuesday 31 August to Friday 3 September

Preparatory works

Monday 6 September

Excavation of current surface

Tuesday 7 September to Thursday 9 September

Laying of new surface

Friday 10 September to Monday 13 September

Installation of road markings

Limberline Road
Monday 6 September — Monday 20 September

Day works

8am—5pm

Monday 6 September to Friday 10 September*

Preparatory works

Night works

8pm—5am  

Monday 13 September

Excavation of current surface

Tuesday 14 September to Thursday 16 September

Laying of new surface

Friday 17 September to Monday 20 September

Installation of road markings

Gunstore Road
Thursday 2 September — Thursday 24 September

Night works

8pm—5am  

Thursday 2 September to Friday 3 September

Preparatory works

Monday 20 September

Excavation of current surface

Tuesday 21 September to Wednesday 22 September

Laying of new surface

Thursday 23 September to Friday 24 September

Installation of road markings

*Lane closures

These works will be carried out under full road closures.
Vehicular access will be restricted during all operations however particularly on nights when the new surface is laid. During this time, there will be significant periods when vehicles will be delayed or unable to gain access.

 


Q. What precautions should I take during the road works?
A. Do not walk or cycle on the newly laid, hot surface. If you walk or cycle on the road by mistake, please check that you don’t have bitumen on your shoes or bike. In the event that you do get bitumen on your clothes or shoes, it can be removed with an appropriate cleaner. Please also look out for your pets walking on the new surface especially when walking your dog, or cats who may be out roaming around.