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Current disruptions

This page was last updated: Wed, 31/08/2016 - 10:45
Red light Roads
Overnight road closures on the A816 from 29th August to 2nd September Last updated: 29 Aug 2016 - 10:35 (originally posted: 10 Aug 2016 - 12:17)

The A816 Lochgilphead to Oban road will be closed overnight each night from 29th August to 2nd September. The road will be closed between Kintraw Farm (Barbreck) and Salachary (Ardfern) between 7pm and 6am each night for essential road maintenance to be carried out. Access will be maintained for emergency vehicles. The diversion will be via the A819 Dalmally to Inveraray road.

green light Schools

There are no reported disruptions to schools.

Red light Buildings
Queen's Hall Dunoon - closed for refurbishment Last updated: Mon, 07/09/2015 - 13:42
(originally posted: Mon, 01/06/2015 - 11:15)

Queen's Hall Dunoon closed for major refurbishment. Fitness classes are now taking place at Edward Street Community Centre.

For fitness class information please contact Riverside on 01369 701170.

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Disruption to green bin collections in Loch Eck area Last updated: Wed, 31/08/2016 - 10:45
(originally posted: Wed, 31/08/2016 - 10:45)

There has been some disruption to green wheelie bin collections in the Loch Eck area today (Wednesday 31st August) and some bins have been missed. Missed bins will be collected on Friday 2nd September, so please leave your bin out for collection then.

Disruption to recycling collections Mid Argyll Route 2 Monday Last updated: Mon, 29/08/2016 - 16:02
(originally posted: Mon, 29/08/2016 - 16:02)

Due to a vehicle breakdown today we have been unable to collect recycling waste from Monday's Mid Argyll Route 2

This includes the following areas:

Achnamara to Kilmory Knap

Barnluasgan to Tayvallich

Tayvallich village

Point of Keills


We now intend to collect missed areas tomorrow. Please leave your bins out for collection.


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green light Ferries
There are currently no reported disruptions to council run ferries.

You can get updates on ferry sailings on individual ferry operator websites

Caledonian MacBrayne (Calmac) Ferry Service Status.
Argyll Ferries -  Dunoon - Gourock ferry Service Status.
Western Ferries - Hunter's Quay (Dunoon) - McInroy's Point (Gourock) ferry service status

Red light Online services

Problems viewing comments on our online planning system - Last updated: Mon, 29/08/2016 - 11:29
(originally posted: Fri, 26/08/2016 - 13:54)

Due to a technical problem with our online planning system, comments (representations) made about planning applications are not available to view at the moment, and you cannot send us your comments using the online planning system. However, you can still send us your representations on planning applications using our area email addresses: