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Temporary Closing of Roads, Notice of Decision

 TEMPORARY CLOSING OF ROADS NOTICE OF DECISION
ROADS ACT, 1993
   Roads Regulations1994

Kildare County Council gives notice in accordance with Section 75 of the Roads Act, 1993 and the Roads Regulations, 1994 that it will close the following roads periodically during the period commencing Tuesday, 2 April 2019 to Sunday, 30 June, 2019 to facilitate the maintenance of the road network:

 

No.

ROAD TO BE CLOSED

From

(Junction with)

To

 (Junction with)

DURATION OF CLOSURE (at any one time)

 

1

R418 Garterfarm

L8054

L8086

8 days

Alternative Route:      

Northeastbound traffic travelling from Castledermot to Athy on the R418 will be diverted in Castledermot along the R448 northwards to its junctions with the R747, turn left and travel westwards along the R747, cross over the motorway and continue on the N78 to Athy.

Southeastbound traffic travelling from Athy to Castledermot on the R418 will be diverted in Athy along the N78 eastwards to its junction with the R747, cross over the motorway and continue on the R747 to its junction with the R448, turn right and travel southwards along the R448 to Castledermot.

 

2

R428 Brackney

N80

N78

10 days

Alternative Route:      

Eastbound traffic travelling from Stradbally to Athy on the R428 will be diverted along the N80 southwards to its junctions with the N78, turn left and travel northeast through Ballylynan to Athy.

Westbound traffic travelling from Athy to Stradbally on the R428 will be diverted along the N78 southwest through Ballylynan to its junctions with the N80, turn right and travel northwards to Stradbally.

 

3

R418 Ardscull to Rusellstown

R415

N78

10 days

Alternative Route:    

Southbound traffic travelling to Athy from Kilcullen will be diverted along the R418 eastwards at junction R415, Fontstown, turn left onto the R415 to its junction with R448, Crookstown turn right and travel southbound along the R448 to its junction with the R747, turn right and travel along the R747 over the motorway onto the N78 to Athy.

Northbound traffic travelling to Kilcullen from Athy will be diverted along the N78 travelling eastwards, over the motorway and travel along the R747 to its junction with R448, turn left travel along the R448 to its junction with R415 Crookstown, turn left onto the R415 and travel along R415 to its junction with the R418, Fontstown, turn right onto R418 to Kilcullen.

 

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 inconvenience caused is regretted.

 

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