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Watermain work L8245/L8244 Lake Cross, Skibbereen

Road closure - L8245/L8244/L82471 Lake Cross, Skibbereen from Tuesday 25th February to Monday 25th May 2020 to facilitate installation of new Water Mains.




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 roads for the period and reason specified below:-

Roads Subject of Proposed Closure

The following sections of roads from Lake Cross, Skibbereen (up to the Reservoir).

1. L8245-0 [R1]

2. L8244-0 (partial closure) [R2]

3. L82471-0 [R3]

Period of Proposed Closure

From 07.00hrs on Tuesday 25th February 2020 to 19.00hrs on Monday 25th May 2020. (24hr Closure).

Reason for Proposed Closure

To facilitate installation of new Water Mains.

Alternative Routes

Along the R596/L8244-0 – The roads will be closed in sequence from Lake Cross up to the reservoir, R1 first, then R2, then R3. This will be the case so that a suitable access/diversion route is maintained.

Local access to be maintained where possible. NOTE: When works are being carried out when R3 road closure is in place, an ALL STOP system of works will be carried out as there is no alternative means of access for the residents on R3.

Objections to this proposed temporary road closure should be made in writing, to the undersigned, quoting Ref: TRC-23-2020, not later than 5pm on Wednesday 12th February 2020. Telephone contact details should be included in the objection.

Director of Services,

Roads & Transportation,

Cork County Council

The Courthouse


Co Cork