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M7 - Motorway - Overnight Closures - October 2016 - Notice of Decision

Temporary Closing of Roads

(Overnight Closures)

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 M7 westbound between Junction 11 (M7 & M9 diverge) and Junction 12 (Newbridge/Curragh).

Date of Closure:  Thursday 6 October to Monday 24 October 2016.

Hours of Closure:

10 p.m. to 6 a.m. daily - Sunday night to Friday morning

10 p.m. to 7 a.m. - Friday night/Saturday morning

10 p.m. to 9 a.m. - Saturday night/Sunday morning

This closure is required to facilitate the resurfacing of the pavement.

Diversion Route:   

Divert from the M7 at Junction 11 (M7 & M9 diverge), continue along the M9 until Junction 2 Kilcullen. Traffic should take a left turn at the top of the slip road and proceed towards Kilcullen using the R448 until the junction with the R413. Traffic should take a left turn at the traffic lights and proceed along the R413, rejoining the M7 Motorway at M7 Junction 12 (Newbridge) using the westbound merge slip ramp.                                                                                  

Diversionary routes will be clearly signposted, as agreed with the Council and An Garda Síochána.

Local and emergency access will be allowed at all times.

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