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National Summary Report

Last Updated: 07/07/2015 23:07

MAIN TRAFFIC

TIPPERARY: The M8 Cork/ Dublin Rd is closed northbound between J6 Thurles and J4 Urlingford for emergency works until further notice. Diversions are in place.

GALWAY: As part of ongoing works in Oranmore, there are temporary traffic lights in place on Main St until approx. Fri 17th July.

WICKLOW: A number of works are taking place at various locations on the M11/ N11 Wexford/ Dublin Rd between J13 Newtownmountkennedy South and J20 Arklow North until mid July as part of the completion of works to the new N11 Dual Carriageway. Semi-static road closures will be in place at Ballymoyle and Scratenagh until Fri (10th). Stop/ go systems will also be in place on approach roads between J17 and J20. The M11 will remain closed between Arklow Rugby Club and J20 Arklow North until mid-July.

CITY TRAFFIC

CORK: Traffic is moving well in the city.

Gardiner's Hill will close for works on Wed 8th July from 10am until 2pm and diversions will be in place.

A stop/ go system will operate on South Douglas Rd for works from 9:30am to 4:30pm until Fri (10th). Expect delays.

Beasly St will be closed for works on Wednesday 8th between 11am and 5pm and delays are likely.

A temporary one-way system is in place on Kilmore Rd (near Apple) as part of ongoing works until mid Aug.

Glasheen Rd will close for works on Wednesday 8th from 9:30am to 4pm and delays are likely.

Clontarf Bridge is closed until Sun 30th Aug due to works. Traffic coming over Brian Boru Bridge can either turn left onto Anderson's Quay, right at Custom House St & over Eamon DeValera Bridge and then out the South City Link Rd. Alternatively, motorists can turn right onto Merchants Quay. Traffic will be restricted travelling straight through this junction onto Clontarf St except for buses and Clarion Hotel traffic.

GALWAY: No delays in Galway.

Traffic on Lough Atalia Rd has reverted back to the original two-way system. The right-turn ban remains at Moneenageisha jct. Eastbound traffic will turn left on Fairgreen Rd and then right onto College Rd towards Moneenageisha.

WATERFORD: No delays to report in the city. 

Works continue on the Newtown Rd and Dunmore Rd between the People's Park and Ardkeen until approx. Fri 24th July. These have been causing delays, especially during rush hour.

LIMERICK: Traffic is moving well in Limerick.

Major roadworks will take place on Upr William St until 1am on Wed 8th July. Lane closures will operate and delays are expected for outbound traffic on William St and Upr William St.

Bloodmill Rd will close between Garryglass R/A and the entrance to the Glendale and Carn na Ree estates until 5pm on Fri 31st July for works. Divert via Ballysimon Rd and Childers Rd.


EVENTS

KILDARE: Racing takes place at Naas Racecourse on Wed 8th July. The first race is at 6pm and the last race is at 9pm. Naas Racecourse is situated just outside of Naas Town. Delays can be expected on the N7/M7 and through the town before and after the event. A special return Bus Éireann service is available each race-day from Dublin (Busáras). Irish rail provide a service from Heuston station in Dublin to Sallins, located just outside Naas.  It’s possible to get a taxi from Sallins station.

ROADWORKS


GALWAY: On Wed 8th and Thurs 9th July, a stop/ go system will be in place on the N18 Galway/ Limerick Rd at Rocklands between 9:30am and 4:30pm each day as part of ongoing works in the area. Delays can be expected as a result.
GALWAY: Works will take place on the Athenry/ Kinvarra Rd (R347) south of Craughwell at Aggard on Wed 8th of July from 8am to 6pm.

TIPPERARY: Works are taking place on the Birdhill/ Nenagh Rd (R445) at various locations from 8am to 8pm each day until the end of July.

MEATH: On the M3 Dublin/ Cavan Rd southbound, the off ramp at J4 Clonee will be closed overnight from 10pm to 6am the following morning until Tues 14th July (excluding Sat 11th July) for works.

KILKENNY: The Kilkenny/ Thomastown Rd (R697) will close for works near the Tipperary border at Birchwood, Tullahought until Fri 31st July from 10am until 3pm Mon - Fri. Diversions will be signposted.

MAYO: The Maum Rd (R300) outside Tourmakeady at Shanvalleycahill will close for works until Fri (10th). Diversions will be in place.

LIMERICK: There will be lane closures in place on the on and off ramps of the M20 Limerick/ Cork Rd in both directions at the N20/ N21 merge from 9pm until 6am the until Wednesday 8th July to facilitate roadworks.

DONEGAL: Works will take place on the Pole Rd and Burtonport Rd in Dungloe until Fri 17th July from 8am until 6pm.

SLIGO: Works continue on the N4 at Hughes Bridge until later this year. Delays can be expected, particularly during peak times.

KILKENNY: Works will take place on the N24 Tipperary/ Waterford Rd through Mooncoin Village until Fri 27th Nov. Temporary traffic lights will be in place. Delays can be expected.

LAOIS: Traffic will be reduced to one lane for works on the N80 Stradbally Rd, Portlaoise between the SCR and Block Rd jcts until Sept. A stop/ go system will be in place so expect some delays.

CORK: The Rockchapel/ Newmarket Rd (R576) will be closed from Meentinny West just past Meentinny East between 8am and 6pm daily for works until Fri 24th July. Diversions will be in place.

CORK: The Kanturk/ Rockchapel Rd (R576) will be closed daily from 8am to 6pm until Fri 24th July, between Meentinny West and Meentinny East due to roadworks. Diversions will be in place.

CORK: A stop/go system is in place on the N20 Cork/ Limerick Rd at Buttevant as part of ongoing works in place until approx. September. Expect delays.

CORK: The Fivemilebridge/ Ballinhassig Rd (R613) onto the N71 Cork/ Clonakilty Rd will be closed at Ballinhassig until 8pm on Mon 3rd Aug. Diversions will be in place via Halfway.

CORK: Works will take place on the Bandon/ Drimoleague Rd (R586) at Kilbarry, Cloonties East and Cloonties West until Thurs 30th July. A temporary speed limit of 60kmph will be in place during this time.

CORK: The bridge at Sranviddogue in Murragh, Enniskeane, will be closed until further notice for emergency works.

GALWAY: A stop/ go system will be in place on the N18 Galway/ Limerick Rd at Kiltiernan from 9:30am until 4pm each day until Fri (10th) for works. Delays are expected on this route.

CLARE: New Rd in Ennis is closed until Fri 24th July due to works. Diversions will be in place.

KILKENNY: Works are taking place on the N77 Kilkenny/ Portlaoise Rd at Ballynaslee until Sept. Traffic delays can be expected.

SLIGO: Works will continue on the N59 Sligo/ Ballina Rd in Ballysadare between the entrance to Harrington's Quarry and Millview Park until late July. Delays can be expected.

MAYO: Traffic will be reduced to one lane and traffic lights will also be in place on the Castlebar/ Newport Rd (R311) until approx. Fri 14th August. The works will be in place each day from 8am to 6pm.

MAYO: Traffic will be reduced to one lane and traffic lights will also be in place in Castlebar on the Newport Rd (R311) until approx. Fri 14th August. The works will be in place each day from 8am to 6pm.

ROSCOMMON: The Boyle/ Castlerea Rd (R361) will be closed between Killerdoo and Breedoge Bridge near Carrowcrin until Fri 7th Aug. Diversions are in place.

GALWAY: Temporary traffic lights are in operation on the N59 Galway /Clifden Rd at Moycullen for works until December. These works have been causing long delays during rush hour traffic so allow additional time for your journey if on your route.

GALWAY: Jubilee St in Ballinasloe is closed until Fri 16th Oct for works. Diversions are in place.

GALWAY: Both Bolger’s Lane and St Michael's Square in Ballinasloe are closed until Mon 31st Aug for works. Diversions are in place.

GALWAY: The Coast Rd is closed near Oranmore SC at Millplot until mid-July due to works. Diversions will be in place.

GALWAY: Temperary traffic lights will be in place on the Ballaun/ Loughrea Rd (R350) at Ballaun from 8am to 6pm on Wed 8th July due to works. Expect delays.

GALWAY:  The Waterside in the city will be closed at St. Nicholas' School to facilitate the Galway Film Festival until Sun 12th July. Alternative routes will be signposted.

LONGFORD: Works take place in Granard on Parnell Row and Main St until Mon 20th July. Expect delays.

LONGFORD: Traffic management is in place on the N4 Dublin/ Sligo Rd at Scry Bridge, north of Newtown Forbes until approx. Fri 17th July. Two lanes of traffic will be maintained when possible; however, a single lane traffic light system will be in operation at certain intervals.

LONGFORD: The N55 Athlone/ Cavan Rd is closed at Ballyglassin Bridge until Fri 17th July, to facilitate the replacement of the existing bridge. A diversion route will be signposted. Elsewhere, a traffic management is in place on the N55 at Ballymahon Bridge for works until Fri 17th July.

LONGFORD: St Mel’s Road in Longford Town will be closed from Chapel St jct to Major Well’s Rd jct until Fri 31st July to facilitate restoration and improvement works. will be closed at Ballyglassin Bridge until Fri 17th July, to facilitate the replacement of the existing bridge. A diversion route will be signposted.

KILDARE: A one way system will be in place southbound on the Kilcullen Rd (R448) in Naas at Piper's Hill, as part of ongoing works until December. Traffic wishing to access Naas from the Kilcullen direction will need to divert at Mylerstown Cross, drive towards Punchestown and then towards Naas on the Ballymore Eustace Rd (R411).


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