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Temporary Closing of Roads - M7 Eastbound

Temporary Closing of Roads

(Evening and Overnight Closures)

Notice of Decision

Roads Act 1993



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

Road to be Closed: The M7 Eastbound between Junction 13 (Kildare)

                                  and Junction 12 (Newbridge)

Date of closure: Friday 25 August to Tuesday 29 August 2017

Hours of closure: 10 p.m. to 7 a.m. – Friday night/Saturday morning

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

                               10 p.m. to 6 a.m. daily–Sunday night to Tuesday morning

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

Note: Closures between Junction 13 and Junction 12 will not overlap with (already published) closures between Junction 12 and Junction 11 Eastbound.

Diversion route:-

Divert from the M7 at Junction 13 (Kildare). Traffic should take the first exit from the roundabout onto the R415, then continue along the R415 towards the junction with the R445, take a right turn on to the R445 then proceed along the R445 until the junction with the R413. Take a right turn onto the R413 and proceed towards the M7 Junction 12 roundabout. Take the 2nd exit from the roundabout joining the M7 Motorway at M7 Junction 12 (Newbridge) using the northbound merge slip ramp. 

 Local and emergency access will be allowed at all times.

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

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