M8 Junction 31 - M80 Junction 2

M8 Junction 31 - M80 Junction 2

22 February 2021

Vegetation Management

ESSENTIAL MAINTENANCE BETWEEN M8 JUNCTION 31 TO M80 JUNCTION 2 COMMENCES MONDAY 22nd FEBRUARY 2021 

Essential vegetation management on the M8 and M80 between M8 Junction 31, east of West Ferry & M80 Junction 2 Glendale, is taking place from Monday 22nd February until Thursday 17th March 2021 

Day shift works will be undertaken between the hours of 8am and 4pm from Monday 22nd February until Tuesday 9th March 2021 under progressive hardshoulder closures.  

Night shift works will also be carried out from Sunday 28th February until Wednesday 17th March 2021 from 8pm to 6am each night at various locations within the scheme extentsNight-time works to be undertaken under slip road closures as well as near side single lane closures.  

This scheme, with a value of £172,000.00, will benefit vehicles using this route each day, by improving visibility and preventing the obstruction of direction and tourist signs.  

Route will operate as normal out with the advertised dates and times. Where slip road closures are required, appropriate diversions will be signed accordingly. 

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

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