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Motorcycle Drag Race N71 Halfway

Road Closure - N71 Halfway roundabout to L2264 Ballinhassig Slip road on Sunday 9th June 2019 (08:00hrs to 18:30hrs) to facilitate Motorcycle Drag Race.




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

N71-1110 (Part) from the Halfway roundabout to its junction with the L-2264 slip road from Ballinhassig (west bound slip road onto the N71-1110 for traffic travelling from Ballinhassig).

Period of Proposed Closure

Sunday 9th June 2019 (08:00hrs to 18:30hrs).

Reason for Proposed Closure

To facilitate Motorcycle Drag Race.

Alternative Routes

Traffic travelling on N71 from Bandon to Bishopstown will be diverted at Halfway roundabout by taking the first exit onto the R589-132, then turn right onto the L-2231-0, travel through Halfway Village, then left onto the L-2257-0 Ballinhassig slip road acceleration lane, then rejoin the N71(eastbound).

Traffic travelling on N71 from Bishopstown to Bandon will be diverted by taking a left onto the Ballinhassig slip road (L-2264, the westbound lane turn off for Ballinhassig), then turn left onto the R613-162, continue onto the L-2231-0 through Halfway Village, turning left over the bridge on to R589-132 towards Halfway roundabout, then rejoin the N71 (westbound) by taking the third exit at the roundabout.

Objections to this proposed temporary road closure should be made in writing, to the undersigned, quoting Ref: TRC-77-19, not later than 5pm on Wednesday 15th May 2019.

Director of Services,

Roads & Transportation,

Cork County Council

The Courthouse


Co Cork


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