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Temp Closing of Roads Notice of Decision - L8017 Ballindrum

Temporary Closing of Roads

 Notice of Decision

Roads Act, 1993

Roads Regulations, 1994

Kildare County Council gives notice on behalf of Drumderry Precast in accordance with Section 75 of the Roads Act 1993 and the Roads Regulation, 1994, that it will close the following road:

The L-8017 (Approx. 5.3km section) from its junction with the N78 to its junction with the R415.

From Monday, 6 April 2020 to Friday, 17 April 2020 inclusive.

This closure is required to facilitate the construction of a cattle underpass on the L-8017 at Ballindrum.

Alternative Routes:

Traffic entering the L8017 from the N78 will be diverted along the N78 towards Athy for a distance of 5.4km to where the N78 meets the R418 at the roundabout in Athy. Take a right turn onto the R418 towards Kilcullen for a distance of 8km to Fontstown Cross. Take a right turn to enter the R415. Travel for a distance of 2.5km to the R415 and L8017 Junction. Take a right turn onto the L8017.

Traffic entering the L8017 from the R415 will be diverted along the R415 for a distance of 2.5km from the R415/L8017 Junction to the R418/R415 Junction at Fontstown Cross. Take a left turn towards Athy and travel along the R418 for 8km to the roundabout in Athy where the R418 meets the N78. Take a left turn and travel on the N78 for a distance of 5.4km to where the N78 meets the L8017. Take a left turn onto the L8017.

Diversionary routes will be clearly signposted, as agreed with the council and An Garda Síochána. Emergency access and restricted local access will be maintained.

Temp Road Closure Map - L8017 Ballindrum

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