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Traffic / Roads Update - Temporary closure of L5617 Carnes Road from 9.30am Monday 28th May 2018 to 4.30pm Friday 29th June 2018 - Temporary closure of L56171 Ladymore Road from 9.30am Monday 9th July 2018 to 4.30pm Friday 3rd August 2018

Date Released: 18 May 2018

Proposed Temporary Closure of L5617 Carnes Road & L56171 Ladymore Road, Collierstown, Bellewstown, Co. Meath


Meath County Council has made an order to temporarily close the L5617, Carnes Road, Collierstown, Bellewstown, Co. Meath and L56171, Ladymoore Road, Collierstown, Bellewstown, Co. Meath. This road closure is required to facilitate the installation of a new watermain as part of the Irish Water Bellewstown WTP Rationalisation Project.


The closures will be as listed below:



Road Closure will extend 1900 meters from the junction with Woodview Estate, Bellewstown to the junction of L56171 Ladymoore Road.

Period of Road Closure from 9.30a.m., Monday, 28th May to 4:30p.m., Friday, 29th June, 2018.



  • West bound traffic to take Collierstown Road, Bellewstown south, turning right onto Fowlerstown Road continuing west to take right turn onto Moor Road to   return to Carnes Road Junction. End Detour.


  • East bound traffic to continue south on Moor Rd from Carnes Road Junction turning left onto Fowlerstown Road continuing east to take left turn onto Collierstown Road, returning to Collierstown Road/Carnes Road Junction. End Detour




Road Closure will extend 300m from the junction with L5617 Carnes Road to access road to Carnes Hill Reservoir.

Period of road closure from 9.30a.m., Monday, 9th July to 4:30p.m., Friday, 3rd August, 2018.



  • Travel west on L5617 Carnes Road West to junction with Moor Road, turn right and continue north on Moor Road to junction with R152 Dublin Road, turn right to continue on R152 to junction with L56171 Ladymoore Road, turn right  and  continue southbound on Ladymoore Road.


  • South bound traffic to take Dublin Road (R152) west, turning left onto Moor Road and continuing south to take left turn onto Carnes Road, returning to Ladymoore Road Junction. End Detour.


  • North bound traffic to continue west on Carnes Road turning right onto Moor Road continuing straight to take right turn onto Dublin Road (R152), returning to Ladymoore Road Junction. End Detour


Diversion and information signage will be in place for the duration of the temporary road closure.


Access for residents and property holders will be facilitated throughout the closure period.

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