M90: Overnight closure to complete road repairs this weekend

Motorists have been warned that part of the M90 will be closed overnight on Saturday to allow surfacing work to be completed.

Friday, 16th April 2021, 4:30 pm
M90 junctions close on Saturday night

The move is necessary to allow the road crews to safely remove the current contraflow traffic management system in place as well as install the final road markings.

The motorway will be closed between Junctions 5 and 9 near Kinross between 10:00pm and 6.30am.

A signed diversion will in place for all traffic via Kinross and Bridge of Earn.

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Ian Stewart, BEAR Scotland’s north east representative, said: “The closure is essential to allow our teams to safely complete the scheme and remove the existing contraflow to again allow full use of the M90."He added: “We encourage road users to plan their journeys in advance, and to also allow some extra time to reach their destination.”

Real-time journey planning information can be obtained by visiting www.trafficscotland.org

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