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NRO Speed Limit Order 2-2018

M9/M7/N7

in the townlands of

Hillsborough, Clownings, Lewistown, Ladytown, Newhall, Jiggingstown, 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 2/2018

  1. 60 kilometres per hour shall be the roadworks speed limit for mechanically propelled vehicles on the roads as specified in the  First Schedule to this order;
  2. 80 kilometres per hour shall be the roadworks 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 of60 kilometres per hour is prescribed;

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

M7/N7 Eastbound, M9 Northbound

                • Part of the M7/N7 Eastbound between a point approximately 350 metres east of the M7 Eastbound on-slip (Junction 11) through the roadworks to a point approximately 100m past the end of the roadworks and part of the M9 Northbound approach to the M7 before the M7 underpass.

N7/M7 Westbound, M9 Southbound

• Part of the N7/M7 Westbound/ M9 Southbound from approximately 330 metres west of the Junction 8 (Johnstown) 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 the M9/M7/N7 in the townlands of Hillsborough, Clownings, Lewistown, Newhall, Jiggingstown, Halverstown, Osberstown, Monread North, Maudlins, Kerdiffstown, Palmerstown Demesne, Palmerstown and Greenhills.

M7 Eastbound, M9 Northbound

•           Part of the M7/N7 Eastbound commencing at the Eastbound on-slip at Junction 11 (M9 Merge) and the M9 Northbound approach to the M7, to a point approximately 350 metres further east.

N7 Westbound

  • Part of the N7 Westbound at the approach to Junction 8 (Johnstown) off-slip to a point approximately 330 metres west

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 Sunday 29 July 2018 to Sunday 28 July 2019

 

The County of Kildare Road Works Speed Limit Order NRO 1/2018 will be rescinded when this order is operative.

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