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Traffic / Roads Update - Temporary Road Closure - at New Bridge, Athlumney - Friday, 22nd June, 2018 at 8.00p.m. and will continue to Friday, 31st August at 8.00p.m.

Date Released: 10 April 2018

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 the construction of the cantilever shared cycle and pedestrian facility, junction upgrades, footpaths, road works and ancillary works at the New Bridge.

DURATION:

The closure will commence on Friday, 22nd June, 2018 at 8.00p.m. and will continue to Friday, 31st August at 8.00p.m.

 

New Bridge, Athlumney - Diversion Plan Jun to Aug 2018.pdf

 

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.

 

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 11th April, 2018.

 

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