The widened footways will accommodate leisure walking, and queuing at shops, other businesses and bus stops. There is also space for cycling along the route for commuter and leisure cyclists.
General traffic is limited to one way eastbound on Rosemount Place between Argyll Place/ Westfield Road junction and Mount Street/ South Mount Street junction.
A contraflow cycle lane is in place from South Mount Street westbound to Esslemont Avenue where a new bus gate will permit entry for buses to a contraflow bus and cycle lane westbound to Westfield Road. All other traffic is detected eastbound.
Provision for residents and visitor parking has been balanced with loading areas for local businesses. An alternative bus stop will be provided on Leadside Road to accommodate the rerouted westbound service.