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National Summary Report

Last Updated: 27/05/2015 10:15

*MAIN TRAFFIC*

KILDARE: The right lane of the M9 Waterford/ Dublin Rd northbound is closed between J2 Kilcullen and the J1 M7. Traffic is able to use the hard shoulder and left lane until 10am. From 10am, traffic will be reduced to one lane until 10pm. A 60kmph speed limit will be in place during these works and delays can be expected.

GALWAY: It's slow inbound on the N17 Sligo/ Galway Rd from Loughgeorge through Claregalway.

GALWAY: Traffic lights are reportedly malfunctioning on all approaches to Carnmore Cross. Drive with care.

CORK: An abnormal load will travel from Charleville to Midleton today until approx 8pm. Motorists can expect delays on the N20 Limerick/ Cork Rd between Charleville and Buttevant until 10am, through Doneraile and on the N73 towards Mitchelstown from 10am until midday and on the Old Dublin Rd (R639) through Mitchelstown, Fermoy, Rathcormac and Lisgoold from midday until 6pm. Traffic is expected to be slow through Midleton itself then between 6pm and 7pm.  

LIMERICK: A stop/go system is in operation on the N21 Limerick/ Tralee Rd through Newcastle West. Works will operate there until Fri 19th June and these have been causing delays particularly during rush hour.

SLIGO: The N4 Dublin/ Sligo Rd at Hughes Bridge in Sligo Town is reduced to one lane in both directions until approx. Fri 12th June. This is part of ongoing works which are taking place until mid-July. Motorists are advised to allow extra time for their journey, particularly during peak times.

DONEGAL: Works are in place on the Pole Rd and Burtonport Rd in Dungloe until Fri 29th May, from 8am to 6pm daily. Delays can be expected as a result.

*CITY TRAFFIC*

CORK: No major delays in Cork City Centre.

Little Hanover St is closed until 5:30pm today between Sheares St and Washington St to facilitate works.

A stop/ go system will be in place on Blarney St for works between 9:30am and 4:30pm each day until Thursday (28th). Expect delays.

A stop/ go system will operate for works on Centre Park Rd from 9:30am to 4pm until Friday (29th).

A stop/ go system will operate on Kilmore Rd today (27th) from 8am to 4pm and delays are likely. From 7pm today, Kilmore Rd will close for ongoing works until mid Aug and diversions will be in place.

GALWAY: Delays easing on the Tuam Rd from Castlegar to Liosbaun Ind Est. 

A section of Lough Atalia Rd is closed between the Fairgreen Rd jct and the rear entrance of Ceannt Station until this Friday (29th). 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. A 50kmph speed limit is in place during these works.

LIMERICK: No major delays around Limerick City Centre.

WATERFORD: Traffic is moving well in Waterford City Centre.

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. 

*EVENTS*

KILKENNY: Racing takes place at Gowran Park today. The first race starts at 5:50pm and the last race goes to post at 8:50pm. Gowran Park is situated 1km outside the village of Gowran on Racecourse Rd off the Carlow/ Thomastown Rd (R448) on Mill Rd. Expect delays in the area before and after the races.

MEATH: Tattersalls International Horse Trials and Country Fair takes place in Fairyhouse in Co. Meath until Sunday 31st May.  Gates will open each day at 8:30am. The car park is situated near the arenas and entrance to this car park is via Gate M (the main Tattersalls Entrance). Delays are likely on Black Bull/ Ratoath (R155), on the Black Bull/ Dunshaughlin Rd (R147) and also along the N3/M3 Dublin/ Cavan Rd.

*ROADWORKS*

LONGFORD: Works and a stop/ go system take place until Friday (29th) on the N55 Granard/ Athlone Rd from Edgeworthstown to Ballymahon. Take care approaching these works.

MONAGHAN/ LOUTH: Works and a stop/ go system take place until Friday (29th) on the N53 Monaghan/ Louth Rd from Castleblayney to Dundalk. Take care approaching these works.

CORK/ WATERFORD: Works will take place on N25 Cork/ Waterford Rd between Middleton and Dungarvan until Friday (29th). A stop & go system will be in place each day from 8am to 7pm. Major delays are not expected.

TIPPERARY: The right lane of the M7 Limerick/ Dublin Rd will close both ways at J26 Nenagh West from 8am to 8pm each day until Friday (29th) due to works.
ROSCOMMON: The local road from Church Hill to Hartley will be closed until approx Fri 3rd July for works. Diversions are in place.

ROSCOMMON: The local road from Moyglass Crossroads to Glen will be closed until approx Fri 3rd July for works. Diversions are in place.

LIMERICK: The Annacotty/ Lisnagry Rd (R445) will be reduced to one lane until Friday (29th) from Finnegans Pub to Castleconnell R/A from 7:30pm to 6am each night due to works.

WEXFORD:
Overnight works will operate on the N25 Cork /Wexford Rd in New Ross from Kent’s Cross R/A to the Campile Rd (R733) jct from 8pm until 6am until Fri 26th June. Expect delays.

KILKENNY:
 Parliament St will be closed from the Bateman Quay jct to Irishtown jct until 2am Wednesday (27th) due to works at Irishtown/Dean St jct. Expect delays.
CLARE: The local Ennis/ Kilrush Rd (R473) will be closed for works at Labasheeda until Fri 5th June from 8am to 6pm each day.

CLARE: The local Carrowniska Sth/ Lack West Rd (R485) will close for works from 8am to 6pm until Fri 5th June. Diversions will be in place.

GALWAY: St Michael’s Square in Ballinasloe is closed until Mon 31st Aug due to works. Diversions will be in place.

GALWAY: A stop/ go system is in place on the N18 Galway/ Limerick Rd at Oranhill R/A until Wed 10th June. Expect delays.

CLARE: Old Barrack St in Ennis will be closed between O'Connell St and Market St until Sun 7th June to facilitate works. Diversions in place via Carmody St.

CORK: The Buttevant/ Doneraile Rd (R522) is closed in Buttevant at the Main St jct for works until Fri 5th June. Diversions are in place. Local access will be maintained.

LONGFORD: Traffic management will be in place on the N4 Dublin/ Sligo Rd at the Scry Bridge, north of Newtown Forbes until approx. Fri 19th June. Two lanes of traffic will be maintained when possible, however a single lane traffic light system will be in operation for a short duration of the works.

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.

KILDARE: Roadworks are taking places on the Kilcullen Rd in Naas at Piper's Hill until December. Delays are likely as a result.

GALWAY: Temporary traffic lights are in operation on the N59 Galway/ Clifden Rd in Moycullen. Works will continue there until December.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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 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.

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 Friday (29th). Traffic is down to one lane for the duration of the works.

MEATH: Bridge St (R135) in Ashbourne is closed northbound for works between Castle St and Milltown Rd jcts until 6pm on Fri 19th June. Diversions in place via Castle St.

MONAGHAN: There is a new entrance and exit to the Bree Industrial Estate in Castleblayney via the N2 Monaghan Bypass only. Care is needed as motorists get used to the new layout.

LONGFORD: Traffic management will be in place until Fri 5th June on the N55 Ballymahon/ Edgeworthstown Rd at Ballymahon Bridge for works. Expect some delays on approach.



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