A52 Wyvern Transport Improvement Scheme Update – 22nd November 2019
Overnight works on Wyvern Way will be completed as planned by 6.00am on Saturday 23rd November. Despite the issues with flooding and heavy rain, most of the planned work has been completed over this two week period of night-time working. Work will continue in the daytime over the next few weeks with a view to being able to increase capacity on the network by 6 December.
Work will continue on site on the concrete abutments for the new footbridge. In preparation for the replacement footbridge, temporary works will commence towards the end of November. The pieces of the bridge will arrive on site from early December.
Pedestrian route re-opens between Derwent Parade and Wyvernside
From Saturday 23rd November the footway from Derwent Parade will be re-opened. Pedestrians will be able to get from Derwent Parade, past Burger King to Wyvernside.
Wyvern Way between Derwent Parade and Stanier Way roundabouts
From Monday 25th November Wyvern Way, between Derwent Parade and Stanier Way, there will be some traffic management layout changes whilst work continues in the area. The temporary arrangements will continue with traffic only able to enter Pullman Road and The Sidings in an eastbound direction from Derwent Parade roundabout.
The concrete barrier that is currently separating the lanes on Wyvern Way will be removed overnight on Tuesday 26th November and work will take place to construct the road along the centre of Wyvern Way.
A52 Brian Clough Way Eastbound – daytime off-peak lane closure, weekdays from 25th November to 6th December 2019
There will be an off-peak lane closure on the A52 Eastbound carriageway, from 9.30am to 3.00pm each weekday, from Monday 25th November to Friday 29th November and the following week from Monday 2nd December to Friday 6th December. The inside lane will be closed between Pentagon Island and Wyvern whilst barrier works are carried out. The slip road off the A52 to Wyvern Way will be open as normal.
Overnight road closure on A52 Eastbound on Friday 29th November and Tuesday 3rd December 2019
On Friday 29th November and Tuesday 3rd December, an overnight road closure will be in place on the A52 Eastbound between Pentagon and Raynesway junctions. The road will be closed between 8.30pm and 6.00am so that work can be carried out to the Wyvern Way overbridge. Signed diversions will be in place. The road will be re-opened as soon as works are complete, this may be earlier than the advertised times.
Further details about the road closures and diversion routes are available on the scheme webpage.