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TriAthy Triathlon



The Council hereby gives notice in accordance with Section 75 of the Roads Act 1993 that it will close:

The R417  Carlow/Monasterevan road from its junction with the N78 Athy/Kilcullen road at Athy to Mageney Crossroads

From 9.30a.m. to 8.00p.m.on Saturday 5 June and on  Sunday 6 June 2010

The closures are required to facilitate the TriAthy Triathlon  2010
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Alternative routes:  Traffic travelling north from Carlow towards Athy on the R417 (Carlow/Monasterevin road) will be diverted at Maganey Crossroads (The Three Counties).  Diversions will be via the L4009 into Castledermot and on the R418 into Athy.  Traffic travelling south from Athy to Carlow will be diverted onto the R418 to Castledermot and via the N9 to Carlow.  Adequate signage will be in place as agreed with the Council and Garda Síochána.  Emergency access will be maintained at all times.  Any inconvenience caused is regretted.

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