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Hundreds of road signs to change around Aberdeen

Posted On: 12 Nov 2019   |   Posted By: Press and Journal

Hundreds of road signs are to change around Aberdeen to help direct people out to and in from the city bypass.
Aberdeen City Council has awarded a contract to a company to manufacture and site about 450 signs.
The installation of signs is expected to start before the end of the year and it will take several months to complete the task.
An Aberdeen City Council spokeswoman said: “The new signs are designed to help make the city centre a destination rather than a through-route and compliment the new bypass by helping to direct motorists to and from it.
“Due to the huge number of new signs, they are not being installed in one go and it will take several months for the job to be completed.
“The bypass has helped to reduce journey times for people in Aberdeen and the wider area, and the new signs will help people to find their way out of the city onto the bypass by the most appropriate route.”
For decades, motorists had to use Anderson Drive and South Anderson Drive as one of the main ways of going from north to...

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