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Traffic / Roads Update - Temporary Road Closure - Kentstown Rd at New Bridge, Athlumney - ** CLOSURE DATES AMENDED ** Now from Monday 26th March 2018 at 10.00am to Monday 9th April 2018 at 6.00am

Date Released: 21 February 2018

UPDATE 21 MARCH 2018 - CHANGE OF CLOSURE DATES:

Due to unforeseen circumstances the above road closure due to commence at 8pm on Friday 23rd March 2018 has now been deferred and will now commence on Monday 26th March at 10.00am and will continue to Monday 9th April 2018 at 6.00am.

 

 

Original Release Date: 21 February 2018

 

Comhairle Chontae Na Mí

Meath County Council

Roads Act 1993.

Road Regulations 1994.

 

TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF ROAD

 

KENTSTOWN ROAD (REGIONAL ROAD R153) at the New Bridge, Athlumney, Navan

 

Notice is hereby given that Meath County Council intends to close the R153 Kentstown Road at New Bridge, Athlumney, Navan.

This closure is required to facilitate service diversion works at the New Bridge.

 

DURATION

The closure will commence on Monday 26th March 2018 at 10.00am and will continue to Monday 9th April 2018 at 6.00am.

 

ALTERNATIVE ROUTES

From East to West

The traffic is to be diverted east on the R153 for a distance of 1,900m to its junction with the L5055 Metges Road. At the junction, traffic is directed south onto the L5055 Metges Road. From here, continue for a distance of 600m on the L-5055-5 to its junction with the L50555 Sion Road. Turn west onto the L50555 Sion Road and continue for a distance of 830m to its junction with the R147. At the junction, turn north onto the R-147 and continue for a distance of 1,450m.

From West to East

The traffic is to be diverted south on the R147 for a distance of 1,450m to the junction with the L50555 Sion Road. At the junction, traffic is directed east onto the L50555. From here, continue for a distance of 830m to the junction with the L5055 Metges Road. Turn north onto the L5055 Metges road and continue for a distance of 600m to its junction with the R153. From here, turn west and continue on the R153 for a distance of 1,900m.

Diversion signs will be in place.

Temporary Road Closure New Bridge Athlumney.pdf

 

Pedestrian Access

Pedestrians will be facilitated with access throughout the closure period.

 

Submissions and observations to the proposed temporary road closure should be made in writing to the Administrative Officer, Transportation Department, Buvinda House Dublin Road Navan, Co. Meath, or by email to transport@meathcoco.ie on or before 28th February 2018.

 

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