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Temporary Road Works Speed Limit Order - M4 Eastbound

Temporary Road Works Speed Limit Order

M4 Eastbound

 In the townlands of Kilmacredock, Grangewilliam, Moneycooley

 Kildare County Council, in exercise of the powers conferred by Section 10 of the Road Traffic Act 2004, hereby makes the following Order in respect of the area comprising the administrative County of Kildare;

  1. This order may be cited as the Road Works Speed Limit Order NRO 6/2020
  2. 60 kilometres per hour shall be the Road Works Speed Limit for mechanically propelled vehicles on the Roads as specified in the First Schedule to this order;
  3. 80 kilometres per hour shall be the Road Works Speed Limit for mechanically propelled vehicles on the Roads as specified in the Second Schedule to this order;

 First Schedule

 Roads in respect of which a Road Works Speed Limit Order of 60 kilometres per hour is prescribed;

 A section of M4 in the townlands of Kilmacredock, Grangewilliam, Moneycooley

 M4 Eastbound

  • Part of the Eastbound M4 between a point 295 metres east of the existing Junction 8 East overbridge to a point 1050 metres east of the existing Junction 7 (R406) overbridge (Total 8,000m in length).
  • Part of the Eastbound M4 merge at Junction 8 from a point 135 metres east of the start of the merge on-ramp at M4 Junction 8 to the end of the merge taper (Total 585m in length).
  • Part of the Eastbound M4 diverge at Junction 7 from the start of the diverge taper to a point on the diverge ramp 95 metres west of the stop line of the diverge off-ramp at Junction 7 (Total 465m in length).
  • Part of the Eastbound M4 merge at Junction 7 from a point 120 metres east of the start of the merge on-ramp at M4 Junction 7 to the end of the merge taper (Total 550m in length).

Second Schedule

 Roads in respect of which a Road Works Speed Limit Order of 80 kilometres per hour is prescribed;

 A section of M4 in the townlands of Kilmacredock, Grangewilliam, Moneycooley

 M4 Eastbound

  • Part of the Eastbound M4 between a point 55 metres west of the existing Junction 8 West overbridge to a point 295 metres east of the existing Junction 8 East overbridge (Total 500m in length).

An Garda Síochána and Transport Infrastructure Ireland have indicated that they have no objections to this Road Works Speed Limit Order.

This Road Works Speed Limit Order will apply from Tuesday, 7 July 2020 to Friday, 7 August 2020 inclusive.

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