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Notice of Intention to Close R181

Notice of Intention to Close R181

Temporary Closing of Roads

Monaghan County Council gives notice of its intention to close the following road in the Municipal District of Ballybay-Clones in County Monaghan:

Date of Closure: 
Thursday 25th October 2018 for a duration of 4 weeks.

Road Closed: 
R181 Lough Egish to Shercock Road

Times: 24 hours                                                                                          

To Facilitate: Road Reconstruction Works            

Diversion Routes:   See below.

Alternative Route 
The R181 will be closed at its intersection with the R162 near Shercock. Northbound traffic travelling from Shercock to Lough Egish wishing to access the R181 will be diverted via the R162 on to R178 to continue to Carrickmacross. At the roundabout in Carrickmacross traffic will take 1st exit onto to the Ross Road (LP4052), following signs for the N2/R180. At the T Junction with the Castleblayney Road, traffic will be directed left following signs for the N2/R180. Traffic will then be directed via the next left onto the R180 to return to R181 at Lough Egish.

The R181 will be closed at its intersection with the R180 at Lough Egish. Southbound traffic travelling from Lough Egish to Shercock wishing to access the R181 will be diverted at Lough Egish via the R180 to Carrickmacross. Continue through roundabout on the R180 and at the intersection of the R180 and Castleblayney Road (R927) in Carrickmacross, traffic will turn right on the Castleblayney Road. Traffic will then be diverted via the next right onto the Ross Road, following the signs for Shercock. At the roundabout on the Ross Road (LP4052), traffic will take third exit onto the R178 following signs for Shercock. In Shercock, traffic will be diverted onto the R162 where they will follow signage for Castleblayney (R181).

Any interested person may lodge an objection to the closing of the above-mentioned roads with the Head of Roads, Monaghan County Council, MTEK II Building, Knockaconny, Monaghan not later than Tuesday 16th October 2018. Any objections must be clearly marked on envelope “Objection To Road Closure”. 

This notice complies with the Roads Act 1993 (Section 75)

F. McEntee
Head of Roads
11th October 2018

Original SMS Content: Notice of Intention to Close R181

Author; Monaghan County Council Categories: Road Closures & Disruptions, Monaghan County Council

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