‘Businesses have had enough, the public has had enough, visitors have had enough. No more excuses or time delays.’
Cabinet Secretary for Transport, Infrastructure and Connectivity Michael Matheson outlined the plans to members of the community and local elected representatives at a meeting of the A83 taskforce this morning (Thursday August 27).
As work continues on the A83, the diversion route will close to traffic at 9pm this evening.
Second successive overnight closure for A83 diversion route
Assessments and clear-up operations following landslip to continue until sunset.
‘We’ll continue to work with Transport Scotland to improve resilience of the A83 and do all we can to help ensure Argyll remains open for business.’