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M9/M7/N7 Speed Limit Order

Temporary Road Works Speed Limit Order

M9/M7/N7

In the townlands of Hillsborough, Clownings, Lewistown, Ladytown, Newhall, Jigginstown, Halverstown, Osberstown, Monread North, Maudlins, Kerdiffstown, Palmerstown Demesne, Palmerstown and Greenhills

Kildare County Council, in exercise of the powers conferred by Section 10 of the Road Traffic Act 2004, hereby makes the following Order in respect of the area comprising the administrative County of Kildare;

  1. This order may be cited as the Road Works Speed Limit Order NRO 4/2019
  2. 60 kilometres per hour shall be the Road Works Speed Limit for mechanically propelled vehicles on the Roads as specified in the  First Schedule to this order;
  3. 80 kilometres per hour shall be the Road Works Speed Limit for mechanically propelled vehicles on the Roads as specified in the Second Schedule to this order;

First Schedule

Roads in respect of which a Road Works Speed Limit Order of 60 kilometres per hour is prescribed;

A section of M9/M7/N7 in the townlands of Hillsborough, Clownings, Lewistown, Ladytown, Newhall, Jigginstown

M7/N7 Eastbound, M9 Northbound

• Part of the M7/N7 eastbound between a point approx. 350 metres west of the M7 eastbound on-slip (junction 11) through the roadworks to the existing on-slip of junction 10 (Naas South) to a point approx. 100m past the merge point and part of the M9 northbound approach to the M7 before the M7 underpass

M7 Westbound, M9 Southbound

• Part of the M7 westbound/ M9 southbound from approx. 100 metres east of junction 10 (Naas South) off-slip through the works to a point approx. 500m past the M7/M9 diverge

Second Schedule

Roads in respect of which a Road Works Speed Limit Order of 80 kilometres per hour is prescribed;

A section of M9/M7/N7 in the townlands of Hillsborough, Clownings, Newhall, Jigginstown, Halverstown, Osberstown, Monread North, Maudlins, Kerdiffstown, Palmerstown Demesne, Palmerstown and Greenhills

M7/N7 Eastbound, M9 Northbound

  • Part of the M7/N7 eastbound commencing at the eastbound on-slip at Junction 10 (Naas South) to a point approx. 300 metres south of junction 8 (Johnstown)
  • M9 northbound approach to the M7, from a point approx. 500m south of the M7/M9 merge to a point approx. 200m south of the M7/M9 merge

 N7/M7 Westbound

  • Part of N7/M7 westbound at the approach to junction 8 (Johnstown) off-slip to the existing junction 10 (Naas South) off-slip.

 

An Garda Síochána and Transport Infrastructure Ireland have indicated that they have no objections to this Road Works Speed Limit Order.

This Road Works Speed Limit Order will apply from Monday, 24 June to Tuesday, 31 December 2019

 

The County of Kildare Road Works Speed Limit Order NRO 2/2018 is rescinded with effect from the application date of this order.

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