Temporary Closing of Roads
Monaghan County Council gives notice to close the following road in the Municipal District of Monaghan in County Monaghan:
Dates: Thursday 8th November to Friday 21st December 2018
Start and End Townlands affected are:Carrigans, with the diversion route extending from Carrigans to Emyvale to Glennan townlands
The L5207 Glennan Road will be closed for approximately 80 metres where it joins the N2. The closure is required to allow reconstruction of the Glennan Road where it joins the new N2 Road alignment scheme currently under construction. There will be no through traffic between the N2 and the L5207 Glennan Road during the closure, however the L5207 Glennan Road will remain open to local traffic only for residents and businesses along the road.
Vehicles travelling North along the N2 will no longer be able to turn right at the junction between the N2 & L5207 Glennan Road – instead vehicles will need to continue North along the N2 to Emyvale, and turn right at Centra in Emyvale onto the L1210 Glaslough Road. Continue on this road for 2.3 miles (3.7 km) to Glennan Church which is the end of the diversion.
Vehicles travelling South along the N2 will no longer be able to turn left at the junction between the N2 & L5207 Glennan Road – instead vehicles will need to turn left at Centra in Emyvale onto the L1210 Glaslough Road. Continue on this road for 2.3 miles (3.7 km) to Glennan Church which is the end of the diversion.
Local access will be maintained along the L5207 Glennan Road for residents and businesses, although there will be no through access onto the N2. Residents will need to use the diversion route to Glennan Church and then turn left to Emyvale where they will re-join the N2.
Emergency services access will be catered for at all times on the local diversion routes
This notice complies with the Roads Act 1993 (Section 75)
Head of Roads,
1st November 2018