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Overnight Closures M4 Westbound J7-8

TEMPORARY CLOSING OF ROADS

(Overnight Closures)

NOTICE OF INTENTION

ROADS ACT, 1993

Kildare County Council, on behalf of Transport Infrastructure Ireland, gives notice, in accordance with Section 75 of the Roads Act 1993, that it intends to close:

  • The M4 Westbound between Junction 7 (Maynooth) and Junction 8 (Kilcock)

Dates of the closure:  

Monday, 9 September to Tuesday, 15 October 2019                                    

Hours of closure:

Monday to Friday nights: 9.30 p.m. to 6.30 a.m.

Saturday nights: 9.00 p.m. to 8.00 a.m.

Sunday nights: 9.00 p.m. to 6.30 a.m.

The closure is required to facilitate the resurfacing of the pavement.

M4 Diversion route:

Divert from the M4 at Junction 7 (Maynooth), take the fourth exit from the roundabout onto the R406. Proceed along the R406 for approximately 2km.  At the traffic lights, take a left turn onto the R148 and continue straight for approximately 100m. At the traffic lights, take a right turn. Continue straight for 200m and, at the next set of traffic lights, take a left turn. Continue straight for approximately 5.5km and, at the next set of traffic lights, take a left turn onto the R125. At the next roundabout, take the second exit from the roundabout and remain on the R125. At the next roundabout, take the second exit from the roundabout onto the R407. Traffic will then take the first exit from the roundabout, joining the M4 Motorway using the westbound merge slip ramp. 

Diversionary routes will be clearly signposted, as agreed with the council and An Garda Síochána.

Emergency access will be allowed at all times.

Any objections/observations should be lodged in writing to the Senior Executive Officer, Roads, Transportation and Public Safety, Level 4, Áras Chill Dara, Devoy Park, Naas on or before 5.00pm on Monday, 29 July 2019

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