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Temporary Closing of Roads

Temporary Closing of Roads

(Evening and Overnight Closures)

 Notice of Intention

Roads Act 1993

M7 WESTBOUND

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

 Road to be Closed: The M7 westbound between Junction 14, near Monasterevin,

                                  and Junction 15 (Cappakeel)

 Dates of the closure: Thursday 21 September to Wednesday 27 September 2017

 Hours of closure:

Thursday 21 September - From 9:30 p.m. until 07:00 a.m. the following morning,

Friday 22 September - From 9:00 p.m. until 10:00 a.m. the following morning,

Saturday 23 September - From 9:00 p.m. until 11:00 a.m. the following morning,

Sunday 24 September - From 9:00 p.m. until 07:00 a.m. the following morning,

Monday 25 September - From 9:00 p.m. until 07:00 a. m. the following morning,

Tuesday 26 September - From 9:00 p.m. until 07:00 a.m. the following morning.

The closure is required to facilitate the completion of pavement works.

Diversion route:-

Westbound traffic on M7, Dublin/Limerick Road. Exit the motorway at Junction 14 Monasterevin, take the third exit at the southern roundabout and then take the first exit at the northern roundabout at Junction 14, followed by a left turn onto R445 Kildare – Monasterevin Road.  Diverted traffic should continue on the R445 Kildare – Monasterevin Road through Monasterevin and Ballybrittas, for a distance of approximately 12.5km, and then take the first exit at the roundabout at Cappakeel.  Diverted traffic should proceed along the R422, take the second exit at the northern roundabout and then the second exit at the southern roundabout at junction 15 to rejoin the M7 motorway westbound.

Local and emergency access will be facilitated at all times.

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

Any objections/observations should be lodged in writing to:

Senior Executive Officer

Roads, Transport & Public Safety, Level 4, Aras Chill Dara,

At the address below

or

e-mailed to kcc@kildarenrdo.com.

by or before 5.00 .pm. on Monday 4 September 2017.

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