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Trinity Sewer Upgrade

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Work to replace the rising main along Trinity Road started in March 2017. The sewer pipe is deteriorating and needs to be replaced to reduce the risk of bursts and ensure it continue to operate and is fit for purpose into the future.

The work, which started 20th March 2017,  involves a road closure along Trinity Road and Primrose Bank Road. The work will be carried out in 3 main phases to reduce the impact on the community. The project is expected to take around 6 months in total to complete.

Update: 9 June:

Work on phase one is now complete and phase 2 is progressing well.

 Trinity Road Progress 22nd June 2017   Trinity progress 22nd June
Progress on Trinity Road as of 22nd June 2017

Phase 2

This phase started on 24th April is expected to take around 10 weeks to complete. The road closure will carried out in stages to enable us to re-open sections that are complete. Local access to Trinity Lane will be maintained.

 Trinity Road Closure Phase 2 map

Phase 3

This phase involves the closure to Primrose Bank Road from the junction at Trinity Road to number 9 Primrose Bank Road. This phase is expected to take around 5 weeks to complete.

There will be parking restrictions in place during these times and local diversions will be in place. Please follow all signs put in place.

The final phase will involve completing the connection of the new rising main into the waste water pumping station. These works will be within the boundary of the existing Scottish Water compound and will utilise the grassed area opposite Lower Granton Road. This phase will take up to 8 weeks to complete.

The site compound will be situated on the grassed area on Lower Granton Road for the duration of the project. Unfortunately we are required to suspend parking at this section during this time. Apologies for the inconvenience this may cause.

Site compound at grassed area on Lower Granton Road