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Public Realm Works R595 North Street, Skibbereen

Road Closure - R595 North Street, Skibbereen from Monday 20th April to Friday 8th May 2020 to facilitate Skibbereen Public Realm Works.




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

Road Subject of Closure

R595 North Street, Skibbereen – from the Library Building to its junction with the R595 Main Street/L4216-15 The Square.

Period of Closure

From 09.00hrs Monday 20th April 2020 to 22.00hrs Friday 8th May 2020

(24hr Closure)

Reason for Closure

To facilitate the Installation of a 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.

For traffic travelling to Market Street follow the N71 to the Schull Road Roundabout, turn left onto Ilen Street, turn left onto Bridge Street, onto Main Street and turn right onto Market Street.

Traffic travelling to Cork Road Roundabout can follow Bridge Street, turn right onto Ilen Street and onto the N71 at the Schull Road Roundabout.

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

Local access will also be maintained for the duration of the road closure.

Ref: TRC-49-2020

Director of Services,

Roads & Transportation,

Cork County Council

The Courthouse


Co Cork

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