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Temporary Road Closure-Sunnyhill Bridge

Temporary Closing of Roads

Notice of Decision

 Roads Act 1993

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

Road to be Closed: The L6081 at Sunnyhill Bridge, Kilcullen, Co. Kildare

Date of Closure:     From Monday 15 August 2016 to Wednesday 17 August 2016                                      

Hours of Closure:  Continuous closure from 1 p.m. on Monday 15 August to 10 p.m. on Wednesday 17 August 2016

This closure is required to facilitate Bridge Rehabilitation works on Sunnyhill Bridge, Kilcullen, Co. Kildare.

Diversion Route:

Northbound Traffic:  Turn left off L6081 Sunnyhill Road at Knockaulin onto L6080 for approximately 500m to R448 Athy Road. Turn left onto R448 towards Kilcullen for 2km to junction with R413 (traffic lights). Turn left at traffic lights onto R413 Newbridge Road for approximately 800m to junction with L6081 Sunnyhill Road.

Southbound Traffic:  Turn right off L6081 Sunnyhill Road at Castlemartin onto the R413 Newbridge Road towards Kilcullen. Continue for approximately 800m to traffic lights in Kilcullen. Turn right at traffic lights onto R448 Athy Road and continue for approximately 2km. Turn right onto L6080 at Knockaulin for approximately 500m to Sunnyhill Road junction.

There will be no through traffic across the bridge during this period; however, local access will be maintained on roads adjacent to the bridge at all times.

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