Temporary Closing of Roads
N2 National Primary route Derry to Monaghan Road Closure
Notice of Monaghan County Council’s intention to close the N2 National Primary route (Derry to Monaghan) from its junction with L1170 to its junction with L1160.
This is to facilitateculvert construction work on the “N2 Corracrin to Emyvale Road realignment”, located approximately 3km south of Emyvale.
Friday 17th August 2018 from 7pm to Monday 20th August 2018 at 7am
Friday 24th August 2018 from 7pm to Monday 27th August 2018 at 7am
Friday 31st August 2018 from 7pm to Monday 3rd September 2018 at 7am
Start and End Townlands affected are: Carrigans to Knockronaghan
National Route & HGV Route: All Traffic Including HGV’s travelling from the North
Traffic travelling to Monaghan/Dublin
Traffic from Aughnacloy to continue on the A28 Armagh Road reaching the village of Caledon. In Caledon traffic to make a right turn on Main street/A28 and continue to Armagh where it will make a left turn onto the A3, followed by a right turn onto Irish street/A3. Traffic will continue on the A3 then right turn at the Monaghan road/A3. Traffic to continue on the A3 via Middletown following onto the N12 in Co. Monaghan. Detour ends at the Coolshannagh roundabout, Monaghan.
Local Route: All Traffic North of Emyvale heading South
For local traffic travelling from Emyvale village, take right onto L1160. Traffic to continue straight then turn left onto L1155 until its junction with the L1170, turn left and continue until you re-join the N2. Diversion ends. No HGV’s are permitted to use this route except those requiring local access.
National Route & HGV Route: All Traffic Including HGV’s travelling from the South
Traffic travelling to Aughnacloy/Derry
At Coolshanagh Roundabout, Monaghan, traffic to take N12 Armagh Road and continue on to A3 to Middletown. Continue on A3 towards Armagh. Turn left on to Irish Street - A3. Take left then right on to A28 Killylea Road. Continue on A28 to Main Street Caledon. Take left off Main Street Caledon on to A28 Derrycourtney Road. Continue forward to Aughnacloy. Diversion ends.
Local Route: All Traffic from Monaghan heading North
For local traffic travelling from Monaghan, at the Junction of L1170 turn left and continue until the junction of the L1155. Turn right continue on the L1155 until the junction of the of L1160. Turn right continue on the L1160 until you re-join the N2. Diversion ends. No HGV’s are permitted to use this route except those requiring local access.
Diversion signage will be in place on the above diversion routes
Emergency services access will be catered for at all times on the local diversion routes
Any interested person may lodge an objection to the closing of the above-mentioned road with the Head of Roads, Monaghan County Council, MTEK II Building, Knockaconny, Monaghan not later than Tuesday 31st July 2018.
Any objections must be clearly marked on envelope “Objection To Road Closure”.
This notice complies with the Roads Act 1993 (Section 75)
Head of Roads,
26th July 2018