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Have your say in flyover design

The public have been urged to play their part in selecting the design for the long-awaited Laurencekirk flyover.

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Cameras are located 5-7km apart, with 15 cameras operating in each direction

A90 average speed cameras set to go live

The A90 Average Speed Camera (ASC) system between Dundee and Stonehaven will go live on Tuesday, October 31.

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Laurencekirk junction options to be on show - at last

A welcome step in the drawn-out saga of the Laurencekirk Junction Improvement Scheme on the A90 comes on October 30, when locals and other road users can view and comment on options under consideration.

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Resurfacing begins on March 13 and runs for three nights

AWPR works - new Charleston Junction bridge to open Eastbound

A new bridge which will form part of the new Charleston Junction is expected to open to eastbound traffic around 8pm on Friday 13 October, as part of the Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route (AWPR) project.

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The Bervie Braes road is a popular route for tourists

Bervie Braes to close next month

The Bervie Braes road (Redcliff to Invercarron Cottage) will close for the winter months on Monday, November 13 2017.

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Resurfacing begins on March 13 and runs for three nights

New bridge to open following Cookney road closure

The contractor for the Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route (AWPR) project is expected to permanently open a new bridge on the C25K Bridge of Muchalls to Burnhead Road next week following a short-term closure of the C24K Cookney Road.

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Resurfacing begins on March 13 and runs for three nights

New sliproad brings traffic relief to Stonehaven

The new A90 southbound slip road which has been constructed as part of the Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route (AWPR) project, has reduced the levels of traffic travelling through Stonehaven via the B979 at Glenury Road by almost half during peak travelling times.

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Resurfacing begins on March 13 and runs for three nights

Southbound A90 overnight closure at Stonehaven

The project contractor is planning to close the A90 southbound carriageway from around 11.30pm this Friday (September 15) until around 3am on Saturday (September 16) to allow the essential maintenance of roadside equipment, as part of the Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route project.

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Resurfacing begins on March 13 and runs for three nights

A90 Roadworks: Next phase of demolition to begin this weekend

Subject to weather conditions, it is expected that traffic will be switched from using the A90 northbound carriageway at Stonehaven to the newly constructed A90 southbound carriageway between noon on Wednesday August 30 and 6am on Thursday August 31.

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A stretch of the A90 dual carriageway.

A90 - Changes to road layout at Stonehaven

The contraflow currently in place on the A90 at Stonehaven is expected to move over to the new A90 southbound carriageway, weather permitting, during the week commencing Monday 21 August, as part of the Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route/Balmedie to Tipperty (AWPR/B-T) project.

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Average speed cameras

A90 average speed cameras “will improve safety”

With the A90 Average Speed Camera (ASC) system between Dundee and Stonehaven due to go live in October this year, Transport Minister Humza Yousaf met with stakeholders in Montrose to discuss the installation and explain how we expect the scheme will improve road safety.

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A male aged 31 and a female aged 26 were fatally injured and a second male is in hospital with serious injuries.

Marykirk crash victims named

Police have named a man and a woman who were killed in the early hours of Sunday in a one-car road collision on the A937 near Marykirk.

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A male aged 31 and a female aged 26 were fatally injured and a second male is in hospital with serious injuries.

Fatal road crash near Marykirk kills two

Investigations are continuing following a fatal road crash near Marykirk at the weekend.

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Call for more action to tackle air pollution, despite Government ban on the sale of diesel and petrol cars.

More action needed on air pollution

Environmental groups and The Scottish Greens have called on the UK Government to do more to tackle air pollution.

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At 90 per cent, Scotrails passenger satisfaction is back to its normal high levels, according to a new poll.

Rail passengers give Scotrail the thumbs up

At 90 per cent, Scotrail’s passenger satisfaction is back to its normal high levels, according to a new poll.

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From left: John Fairweather, regional resilience advisor, Karen Macaulay, national emergency preparedness communications and liaison manager (both Scottish Ambulance Service), Mark Ilderton, head of ScotRail Alliance Integrated Control.

Early interventions help unwell customers and cut delays

Delays to trains where a customer has taken ill and needs urgent medical treatment have been cut by 37 per cent due to a new partnership between the ScotRail Alliance and the Scottish Ambulance Service.

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Resurfacing begins on March 13 and runs for three nights

Road closures at weekend as beams installed on A90 at Stonehaven

Further road closures will take place this weekend at Stonehaven as five beams are installed on the southbound carriage way of the A90.

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Photo by White House Studios 2017.

Opening date confirmed for Queensferry Crossing

The date has been revealed when the Queensferry Crossing will open to traffic.

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Man dies in road accident near Laurencekirk

Man dies in road accident near Laurencekirk

Police have confirmed that a 60 year-old man died on Friday afternoon (June 9) following an incident on the A90 just north of Laurencekirk.

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Road closure is set to cause yet more delays.

Findon A90 sliproad closed this weekend

A contraflow will be in place on the A90 at Findon this weekend from 8pm tonight (Friday June 2), to 6am on Monday (June 5), as part of the Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route (AWPR) project.

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