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Temporary Closing of Road Barberstown Roundabout to Celbridge





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

The R403 from Barberstown Roundabout to the L5067, Ardrass (Steam Museum) Road, Celbridge. 

From Tuesday, 3 April until Friday, 6 April, 2018, between the hours of 9.30 a.m. to 16.30 p.m. 

The closure is required to facilitate surface water drainage works at this location.

Alternative Route 

Travelling in an easterly direction from Clane on the R403 and northerly direction from Straffan on the L1011, the diversion route will be northbound along the R406 at Barberstown roundabout following sign for R406 Maynooth.   At “Maxol” service station turn right following sign for R405 Celbridge.   At Celbridge Famine Graveyard turn right on to Shackleton Road following sign for R449 Clane.

Travelling in a westerly direction from Celbridge on the R403 the diversion route will be eastbound along the R449 Shackleton Road following sign for R449 Maynooth.   At Tesco, turn left following sign for R405 Maynooth.   At “Maxol” service station turn left following sign for R406 Naas.

Diversionary routes, will be clearly signposted, as agreed with the Council and An Garda Síochána.  Emergency access and restricted local access will be maintained.   Any objections/observations should be lodged in writing to the Senior Executive Officer, Roads Transportation and Public Safety at the address below or by e-mail to  on or before 5.00 p.m. on Friday, 9 March, 2018.

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