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Barrettstown Road to Sex’s Bridge Temporary Road Closure





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


The L-7045 (Sex’s Road, Newbridge), from its junction with the Barrettstown Road to Sex’s Bridge, and the L-7041 (Barrettstown Road, Newbridge).


From Monday 21 August 2017 to Tuesday 29 August 2017.


The closure is required to facilitate road improvement works at both locations


Alternative Routes


L-7045, Sex’s Road Closure

Traffic from Naas will be diverted via Main Street, Newbridge, turning right onto R416, (Charlotte Street/Station Road), continue along R416 until its junction with L-7045 at Byrnes Cross


L-7041, Barrettstown Road Closure


Traffic wishing to access Main Street, Newbridge from Barrettstown Road will be diverted along L-7041 (Barrettstown Road) to its junction with L-7087-8 (Blacktrench Road), continue along L-7087-8/L-7087-1 to its junction with R415 at Allen Cross, turning left, continue along R415 through Milltown onto R 416. Continue along R416 entering Newbridge at Charlotte Street/Main Street junction.

Mooney’s Road will be closed at its junction with Barrettstown Road


Diversionary routes will be clearly signposted, as agreed with the Council and An Garda Síochána.  Emergency access and restricted local access will be maintained.   Any objections/observations should be lodged in writing to the Senior Executive Officer, Roads, Transportation and Public Safety at the address below or by e-mail to  on or before 5.00 p.m. on Tuesday 01 August 2017.

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