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National Summary Report

Last Updated: 28/04/2015 11:17

MAIN TRAFFIC

LOUTH: Traffic lights are out of action at the Xerox junction (Old Dublin Rd (R132)/ N52 Ardee Rd jct) in Dundalk. Take care on approach.

KILDARE: Delays are easing northbound on the M7 Limerick/ Dublin Rd between J12 Newbridge and J11 M9 following two earlier crashes.

MAYO: In Ballina, the N59 Sligo Rd will remain closed at the Bunree Bridge (at the Downhill Rd) until further notice due to a collision which occurred yesterday. Diversions are in place however HGVs are advised to divert via the Tobercurry Rd (R294) and N17 Sligo Rd.

SLIGO/ MAYO: A stop/ go system will be in place for works on the N59 Sligo/ Galway Rd between Ballysadare and Ballina from 9am to 6pm each day until Friday 8th May.

CITY TRAFFIC

CORK: Traffic in Cork City Centre is generally moving well at the moment.

A stop/ go system will be in place on Blackrock Rd, near Barringtons Ave, from 7:30pm to 11:30pm today and tomorrow (29th)  to facilitate works.

There will be overnight rolling lane restrictions in place on Patrick’s Quay, Penrose Quay and Horgan’s Quay today and tomorrow from 7.30pm to 6am the following morning.

Brian Boru St will be closed today from 7:30pm to 6am tomorrow (29th) due to works. Keep in mind that as part of traffic management, lane restrictions will also be in place on Patrick’s Quay.

Lane restrictions will be in place on Audley Place from 7:30pm to 11:30pm each day until tomorrow (29th) due to works.

Tower St is closed from Friar St to Evergreen St until 3:30pm today to facilitate works.

Caroline St will be closed from 11am to 5pm daily to facilitate works until tomorrow (29th).

A stop/go system will be in in place on Ringmahon Rd from Ferney Close to Castle Rd from 9:30am to 4:30pm daily until Fri 1st May to facilitate works.

GALWAY: No major problems for traffic in Galway City at this stage.

A section of Lough Atalia Rd is closed between the Fairgreen Rd jct and the rear entrance of Ceannt Station until Fri 29th May. A one-way system is in place on the remainder of Lough Atalia Rd, as well as on Fairgreen Rd and College Rd. Expect major delays as a result of these works.

LIMERICK: Traffic is moving well in Limerick City. 

Temporary traffic lights are in operation on Golf Links Rd for works from 9:30am to 8pm daily until Thurs 30th April.

WATERFORD: Traffic is moving well in Waterford city centre./p>

Works are ongoing on Newtown Rd and the Dunmore Rd between The People's Park and the Ardkeen R/A until Fri 10th July.


EVENTS

KILDARE: The Punchestown Racing Festival takes place at Punchestown in Co Kildare until Sat 2nd May. Today and tomorrow (29th), the first race is off at 3:40pm and the last race is at 7:15pm. On Thursday and Friday, the first race is at 3:40pm and the last at 7:45pm. On Saturday, the first race goes to post at 2:30pm and the last race is at 6:45pm. There: Punchestown Racecourse is located off the Naas/Ballymore Eustace Rd (R411). Expect extra traffic in the area surrounding the racecourse.

ROADWORKS

LIMERICK: The northbound on and off ramps on the M7 Limerick/ Dublin Rd at J29 Ballysimon will be closed  from 9pm until 5am tomorrow (29th). This is due to works and diversions will be in place.

KILKENNY: Traffic Lights at Irishtown/ Dean St jct will be out of order until 3pm to facilitate maintenance works. Care is needed in the area.

WEXFORD: Works will take place on the N25 Wexford/ Cork Rd outside Wexford town at the New Ross Rd R/A and on both approaches to the Drinagh R/A between 8pm and 6am each night until Fri 1st May. A traffic management system will be in place and delays can be expected.

WEXFORD: A stop/ go system will be in place on the N30/ Enniscorthy Rd in New Ross between the N25 Wexford/ Cork Rd and Irishtown each day until Fri 1st May, from 9am to 5pm, for works. Expect delays.

GALWAY: Works will be in place on the N65 Portumna/ Loughrea Rd at Kilmeen jct until 6pm. Delays can be expected. Motorists are advised to allow additional time for their journey.

LAOIS: The M7 Limerick/ Dublin Rd will be closed northbound between J16 Portlaoise East and J15 Ballybrittas between 8pm and 6am the following day until Fri 29th May for works. Diversions will be signposted.

WICKLOW: A stop/go system is in place north of Rathdrum at Glasnarget Bridge to facilitate bridge repairs until approx. Fri 15th May. Delays can be expected as a result.

WICKLOW: The M11 Dublin/ Wexford Rd is down to one lane both ways 2km north of the Beehive until Fri 28th Aug due to works. Care is needed in the area as motorists get used to the new layout.

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

WESTMEATH: The hard shoulder and left lanes of the M6 Galway/ Dublin Rd are closed in both directions between J8 Athlone East and J7 Moate West until Fri 19th June for works. Take extra caution along this stretch of road.

WESTMEATH: A stop/go system is in place on the Ballymahon Rd, at Crescent jct until Fri 8th May due to works.

SLIGO: Works will take place on the N59 Sligo/ Ballina Rd in Ballysadare between Millview Park and Shanagolden until early June. Delays can be expected.

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

CLARE: Strand Line in Kilkee is closed between the O'Connell St and Minister's Place jcts until Wed 6th May for works. Traffic will be one way southbound on Erin St from Market St to O'Connell St.

LIMERICK: Works are taking place on the Dublin Rd in Annacotty from 9:30am to 7:30pm daily until approx Fri 29th May. Temporary traffic lights and a stop/go system are in operation to facilitate the works.

LIMERICK: Temporary traffic lights will be in operation on the Limerick/ Nenagh Rd (R445) at Daly’s Cross (the turn off for Castleconnell) daily from 8am until 8pm until Thurs 30th April.

LIMERICK: Temporary traffic lights will be in place on the Limerick/ Kilmallock Rd (R512) at Inchmore from 8am to 8pm until Thurs 30th April.

LIMERICK: Works take place on the N24 Limerick/ Tipperary Rd near Dromkeen until Thurs 30th April. Expect some delays.

LIMERICK: A stop/go system will be in place on the N21 Tralee/ Limerick Rd at Newcastle West until Fri 19th June. Delays can be expected as a result.

CORK: The local road to the Gortnaclohy Resevoir in Skibbereen will be closed from 8am to 6pm daily until Fri 15th May to facilitate works. Diversions will be in place.

CORK: Gortnaclohy Drive in Skibbereen will be closed for works at its jct with High St until Fri 15th May from 8am to 6pm each day. Diversions will be in place.

CORK: The Mallow/ Coachford Rd (R619) will be closed at Clydaville, outside Mallow, from Newberry Crossroads to Clyda Bridge until Fri 5th June from 8am to 5pm Monday to Friday. Diversions will be in place.

CORK: Works are in place on the N22 Cork/ Killarney Rd in Macroom town until approx Fri 8th May. The final stage of the works will take place just north of Macroom until Fri 15th May. Delays are likely so allow additional time for your journey.

CORK: The N73 Mallow/ Mitchelstown Rd is closed for works until Fri 8th May, from Oliver's Cross outside Mallow to the Kildorrery Rd R/A on the N73 Mitchelstown Relief Rd. Diversions are in place.

CORK: A stop/ go system will operate for works on the N72 Dungarvan/ Mallow Rd just outside Fermoy until approx. Wed 29th April. Motorists should expect delays.

TIPPERARY: Temporary traffic lights will be in place on the Limerick Rd in Nenagh at Donal Ryans R/A from 8am to 8pm until Thurs 30th April.

TIPPERARY: A traffic management system will be in place for works at the Streame R/A on the Limerick Rd in Nenagh from 8am to 8pm daily until the end of May.

TIPPERARY: Works are taking place on the N24 Waterford/ Limerick Rd, approx. 3km on the Clonmel side of Carrick on Suir until Fri 29th May. Traffic is down to one lane for the duration of the works.

TIPPERARY: Temporary traffic lights are in place on the N74 Cashel/ Tipperary Rd through Thomastown until Thurs 30th April.

WICKLOW/ WEXFORD: The right lane of the M11/ N11 Dublin/ Wexford Rd will be closed between Arklow Rugby Club and Clogh R/A on Sat 2nd May due to works.

SLIGO: Works take place on the N59 Sligo/ Ballina Rd at Owenbeg until the end of May. A stop/ go system will be in place. Expect some delays.

WATERFORD: Works and stop/ go system will be in place on Carysfort Ave each day until until Wed 27th May, from 10am to 4pm, between the jct of Frascati Rd and Convent Rd. Take care and expect some delays.

LONGFORD: Roadworks are in place on the N55 Cavan/ Athlone Rd from Edgeworthstown to Ballymahon from 9am to 5pm each day from today until Fri 1st May.


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