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Public realm Works R595 Main Street, Skibbereen

Road Closure - R595 Main Street, Skibbereen from Monday 1st to Thursday 25th April 2019 to facilitate Installation of Paved Pedestrian Crossing point.




Pursuant to Section 75 of the Roads Act 1993, & Article 12 of the Roads Regulations 1994, notice is hereby given that Cork County Council proposes to temporarily close the following road for the period and reason specified below:-

Road Subject of Proposed Closure

The R595 from its junction with the L-9810-0, entrance into Public Car Park adjacent to Field’s, off Main Street, Skibbereen to its junction with the R595 North Street/L4216-15 The Square.

Access to the L-9811-0 Public Car Park adjacent to Supervalu will be available for the duration of the closure via the L-9810-0.

Period of Proposed Closure

From 09.00hrs Monday 1st April 2019 to 20.00hrs Thursday 25th April 2019

(24hr Closure)

Reason for Proposed Closure

To facilitate Installation of Paved Pedestrian Crossing point as part of Skibbereen Public Realm Works.

Alternative Routes

The usual one way traffic system through the town is to be maintained.

Traffic travelling from Bridge Street to North Street via Ilen Street and the By-Pass (N71) taking the exit off for R595 Baltimore.

Traffic travelling from North Street to Baltimore via R595 Market Street and continue to Baltimore roundabout, as usual.

Footpaths on both sides of the street will remain open so there will be full pedestrian access maintained to all premises along Main St for the duration of the closure.

Objections to this proposed temporary road closure should be made in writing, to the undersigned, quoting Ref: TRC-44-19, not later than 5pm on Wednesday 13th March 2019.

Director of Services,

Roads & Transportation,

Cork County Council

The Courthouse


Co Cork


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