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Temporary Road Closure - Notice of Decision - R417 Athy




Kildare County Council gives notice in accordance with Section 75 of the Roads Act, 1993 that it will close:

The R417 Athy to Monasterevin Road at the townland of Srowland, Athy, Co. Kildare.

The R417 regional road shall be closed at the townland of Srowland from Monday, 13 August 2012 until Monday, 20 August 2012 to facilitate construction works to the River Barrow Abstraction Scheme, Contract 2, Srowland to Ardscull Rising Mains.

Diversions will be in place and motorists travelling southbound on the R417 towards Athy are asked to follow diversions at Bert Crossroads either via the L8067 towards the R418 at Russellstown Cross or via Cardington andR428 Stradbally Road. Motorists travelling northbound on the R417 through Athy towards Monasterevin are asked to follow diversions atLeinster Streetjunction via Woodstock Street/R428,Stradbally Roadand Bert Crossrroads.

Diversionary routes, which will be clearly signposted, as agreed with the Council and An Garda Síochána, will be in place for the duration of the works. Local and emergency access will be maintained at all times.

Any inconvenience caused is regretted.

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