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Motorists advised of A58 and A580 lane closures

Article date - 01 November 2019

Motorists who use the A58 and A580 East Lancs Road are advised that a number of lane closures will be in place next week.
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The closures will be in place until the end of November to allow electricity, Virgin Media, and BT diversion works to be carried out as part of the A58/A580 Pewfall Junction Improvement scheme.
 
The work is subject to weather conditions, particularly sensitive due to traffic management installation – and road users are advised to take alternative routes where possible, and allow extra journey time to avoid delays.
 
Access to properties and businesses will be maintained at all times.
 
Pedestrian access will be maintained, however a suitably signed diversion of the existing pathway will be installed around the construction works if needed.
 
Details of next week’s closures are outlined in the table below:
 

 

Date

 

Traffic Management

 

Contractor

 

Duration

 

04/11 – 10/11/19  ongoing

 

A580 westbound filter lane and lane 1 closed (east of junction)

 

BT – chamber demolition and re-build to highway spec

 

Full time (24hrs)

 

04/11/19

 

A580 eastbound filter lane & lane 1 (west of junction)

 

Jones Lighting – removal of street lighting columns. Replacement with solar lighting

 

09:30-15:30 (off peak)

 

05/11 – 10/11/19  ongoing

 

A580 eastbound filter lane & lane 1 (west of junction)

 

Virgin – lowering of existing network

 

Install 09:30

 

Full time (24hrs)

 

09/11 – 10/11/19

 

Liverpool A58 northbound / southbound (including filter lane to Manchester)

 

Virgin – lowering of existing network

 

06:00 (Saturday) until 20:00 (Sunday)