London Borough of Croydon

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Road works

View all current and planned road works in Croydon and London on TfL's register of London roadworks or UK wide on Information on these sites includes work carried out by utility companies that are not fully under the council's control.

Temporary traffic signals and road closures

Lacey Green closed with diversion, 23 to 25 November

Lacey Green will be closed outside numbers 14 to 11 and across the carriageway to opposite number 11, between 23 and 25 November. A local diversion will allow for an anti-clockwise alternative route around the estate. This is to enable BT to carry out essential repairs.

Box Ridge Avenue, until 5 November

Box Ridge Avenue south of Hill Road, South Eastern Power Networks temporary lights at the junction with Hill Road. The works will proceed up towards the end of the Avenue and once they have reached 30 metres from the junction lights will be removed and a priority working system implemented. A section of the road will be closed from 25 October to 5 November by no. 37, access to emergency service vehicles will be maintained.

Heathfield Road, 25 October to 2 November

To facilitate a new sewer connection Heathfield Road will be closed outside number 9, between Coombe Road and Aberdeen Road. Access will remain for residents with local diversions in place.

Mitcham Road 26 and 27 October (with back up dates for 2 and 3 November)

Due to a crane being dismantled at the development on the junction of Mitcham Road and Purley Way, Mitcham Road will be closed north bound from the roundabout to Ockley Road.

The closure will be on the weekend of 26 and 27 October. With back up dates of 2 and 3 November if the weather is bad. 

St James's Road, 24 to 26 October

BT work outside 81 to 83 St James’s Road, with 2-way traffic signals, nights only between 9pm and 5am.

Whitehorse Lane 21 to 23 October

UK Power Networks, outside 222 Whitehorse Lane, 2-way traffic signals, manually controlled during peak times.

Crowther Road, 21 to 25 October

Thames Water works for a new service pipe relay (lead replacement), 29 Crowther Road by South Norwood Primary School. Parking restrictions will be in place.

Westow Hill 21 to 22 October

Westow Hill will be close for sewer cleaning from 9pm on 21 October to 5am on 22 October. There will be local traffic diversions into Gypsy Hill and Central Hill.

Sydenham Road, 23 to 25 October

Thames Water works for a service pipe relay (lead replacement), 303 Sydenham Road, outside the school. 2-way traffic signals will be in place.

Canterbury Road, 22 to 25 October

Thames Water installing a new connection at 108 Canterbury Road. 2-way traffic signals will be in place.

Highbury Avenue and Buckingham Avenue, 22 to 24 October

Thames Water service pipe relay. 2-way signals will be in place.

Central Hill Junction with South Vale, 22 to 24 October

Thames Water fire hydrant exchange. Multi-way traffic signals will be in place, manually controlled during peak times.

Penge Road, 23 to 25 October

UK Power Networks work to fix a high voltage fault. Penge Road at the junction with Sunnybank. Multi-way traffic signals will be in place, manually controlled during peak times.

Birchanger Road, 21 to 26 October

Thames Water installing a new water connection at 128 Birchanger Road. 2-way traffic signals will be in place. 

Long Lane, 27 September to 1 December

Long Lane slip will be closed between its junction with Milford Gardens and the common boundary of numbers 249 and 251 Long Lane. This is for Thames Water essential works to storm and sewer pipes.

Grange Road, 7 October to 26 November

Gas replacement works in Grange Road near the junction with Beauchamp Road. 2-way traffic signals will be installed. These works will start on 7 October with an estimated end date of 27 November.

Croham Road, 19-27 October

To facilitate carriageway works for utility connections, Croham Road, between Muggeridge Road and Selsdon Road will be made one way for traffic travelling North towards Selsdon Road. Temporary multi way lights will be in place and mannually controlled from 7am to 11pm.

Woodcote Valley Road, 19 to 27 October

To assist a development at 1 Woodcote Valley Road a full closure will be in place during the October half term from 19th October to 27th October. The closure will be between Foxley Lane and Purley Knoll. During this period we will have SGN, UKPN, Section 50 private sewer connections, SES Water connection and the new dropped kerbs and footways completed. 

Sylvan Hall and Stambourne Way, 27 September 2019 to 10 January 2020, temporary 1 way traffic

Thames Water will continue the mains replacement scheme from Sylvan Hill into Stambourne Way. Stambourne Way will start on 27 September after Sylvan Hill is completed. Thames will install a 1 way system to facilitate these works ensuring traffic can enter from Church road and exit onto Auckland Road. The estimated end date for these works is 10 January 2020.

Brigstock Road: lane closure

1 lane closure outside Tesco (flows maintained), 2 way signals (manual control during peak times) at junction with Bensham Manor Road and Melfort Road. Bensham Manor Road and Melfort Road closed at the junction with Brigstock. Diversion via Parchmore Road.

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