Lanarkshire commuters warned of motorway road closures for five nights

Lanarkshire road users are advised that the M73 northbound will be closed overnight from Junction 1 Maryville to Junction 2 Baillieston for five nights, between 8pm to 6am each night, starting on Monday, January 25.. These closures have been scheduled overnight to minimise disruption and are required to ensure road user and road worker safety whilst essential bridge joint replacement works are undertaken. The road will re-open at 6am each morning.

During the overnight closures, the following link roads and slip roads will be closed:

  • M74 northbound Link Road to M73 northbound at M74 Junction 4 Maryville
  • M74 southbound Link Road to M73 northbound at M74 Junction 4 Maryville
  • M73 northbound on-slip road from Daldowie

Signed diversion routes will be in place during the closures. A spokesperson for Transport Scotland said: “The works will be carried out by Scottish Road Partnership (SRP) on behalf of Transport Scotland to maintain the integrity and safety of this route. “These works have been planned in consultation with Transport Scotland, Traffic Scotland, the emergency services, Amey and Glasgow City Council.”

Please note, all works are weather dependent and may be cancelled or rescheduled if weather conditions are not favourable.