The "missing link" of Scotland will be open westbound on April 23 and eastbound a week later
The so-called missing link of Scotland’s busiest motorway between Newhouse and Ballieston will open westbound on April 23 and eastbound a week later.
It is the latest stage in the £500million M8, M73 and M74 Motorway Improvements Project.
It is the latest stage in the £500million Motorway Improvements Project
Diversions on the M8/A8 started in February while the finishing touches were put to the new carriageway.
Transport Scotland said the work will improve journey times at peak times by around 20 minutes.
Diversions on the M8/A8 started on February
All the improvement work is due to be completed by the end of spring
All work in the improvement project is due to be completed by the end of the spring.
It has included major work at the Raith interchange of the M74 and the Shawhead junction of the M8.
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