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Temp Road Closure - Notice of Intention R415 Walterstown Cross to Newtown Cross

Temporary Closing of Roads

Notice of Intention

Roads Act, 1993

Roads Regulations, 1994


Kildare County Council gives notice in accordance with Section 75 of the Roads Act, 1993 and the Roads Regulations, 1994 that it intends to close the following public roads periodically during the period commencing Monday, 20 July 2020 to Sunday, 30 August 2020 to facilitate the maintenance of the road network.



Road to be Closed



(Junction with)



(Junction with)


Duration of Closure (at any one time)


R415 Walterstown Cross to Newtown Cross



5 days

Alternative Routes:       VIA; 1. – L7055; L3010; L3004; R445; R415

                                              2. – L7024; L3004; L3010; L7055;

Northbound traffic travelling from Nurney towards Kildare via the R415 will be diverted right at Walterstown Cross onto the L7055 up to Duneany Cross. Turn right onto the L3010 and proceed along the L3010 and L3004 towards Kildare turning right onto the R445 to its junction with the R415.

Southbound traffic travelling from Kildare towards Nurney via the R415 will be diverted right at Newtown Cross onto the L7024. Then turn left onto the L3004. Proceed along the L3004 and L3010 to Duneany Cross, turn left onto the L7055 to its junction with the R415 at Walterstown Cross.

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 & Public Safety, Kildare County Council, Áras Chill Dara, Devoy Park, Naas, Co. Kildare, W91X77F or by e-mail to on or before Monday, 6 July 2020.

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