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Temporary Road Closure - Notice of Decision - R417 Kildangan to Cloney

Notice of Decision

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 will close the following public roads periodically during the period commencing Monday,13 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)



R417 Kildangan to Cloney



5 days

Alternative Routes:   VIA;      1. – R445; R415; R418; N78; R417

                                                2. – R417; N78; R418; R415; R445

Southbound traffic travelling from Monasterevin to Athy via the R417 will be diverted along the R445 towards Kildare turning right onto the R415 to its junction with the R418. Turn right onto the R418 to Athy.

Northbound traffic travelling from Athy to Monasterevin via the R417 will be diverted along the N78, Athy to its junctions with the R418. Continue along the R418 to its junction with the R415, turn left onto the R415 to its junction with the R445. Turn right onto the R445 to Monasterevin.

Diversionary routes will be clearly signposted, as agreed with the Council and An Garda Síochána. Emergency access will be allowed at all times. 


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