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National Summary Report

Last Updated: 23/05/2015 23:01

MAIN TRAFFIC

KILKENNY: On Sun 24th May, New Rd will be closed from the Castlecomer Rd R/A to Troysgate R/A  from 5am to 1pm due to works on Greens Bridge and Nore View Terrace.

LIMERICK: There is a stop/go system in place for works on the N21 through Newcastle West until Fri 19th June which has been causing some 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.

CITY TRAFFIC

CORK: No major delays in Cork City.

On Sun 24th May Crosses Green will be closed from 11:30am until 5:30pm to facilitate a film shoot.

On Sun 24th May Maylor St will be closed from 5am until 8:30am to facilitate works.

GALWAY: It's moving well around Galway city centre.

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. A 50kmph speed limit is in place during these works.

LIMERICK: No significant delays to report for Limerick City.

WATERFORD: It's moving well in Waterford city centre.

A stop/go system is in place for works at various locations on the Dunmore Rd between the Passage Rd R/A and the Ardkeen R/A until Fri 3rd July. Expect delays.


EVENTS

LOUTH/ MEATH/ DUBLIN: Stage 8 of An Post Rás takes place Sunday (24th), and sees riders begin in Drogheda before travelling through Donore, Navan, Kilmessan, Dunsany, Ratoath, Newtown, Garristown, Ardgillan Castle, Black Hills before finishing in Skerries. As a result there will be a number of traffic restrictions in and out of Skerries between 2pm and 4:30pm.

DOWN: The Newry Marathon takes place on Sun 24th May and diversions will be in place around Newry and Tandragee Rd. The marathon begins at 9am and motorists can expect disruption up until 4pm. Motorists are advised to find an alternative route where possible and allow extra time for their journey.

LAOIS: Laois take on Westmeath in Round 3 of the Leinster SHC at O'Moore Park on Sunday 24th May. Throw in is at 2pm. O'Moore park is located on Old Knockmay Rd and Abbeyleix Rd in Portlaoise. Delays can be expected in the vicinity of the stadium before and after the match.

CARLOW: Carlow take on Antrim in Round 3 of the Leinster SHC at Netwatch Cullen Park on Sunday 24th May. Throw in is at 2pm. Netwatch Cullen Park is on Dr Cullen Rd in Carlow Town. Delays can be expected in the vicinity of the stadium before and after the match.

TIPPERARY: Clare take on Limerick in the quarter final of the Munster SHC at Semple Stadium, Thurles on Sunday 24th May. Throw in is at 4pm. Semple Stadium is located just off the Nenagh Rd (R498) in Thurles, Co Tipperary. Extra traffic can be expected in the town before and after the event.

CAVAN: Cavan take on Monaghan in the quarter-final of the Ulster SFC at Breffni Park in Cavan town on Sunday 24th May. Throw in is at 12:15pm. Kingspan Breffni Park is located just off the Old Dublin Rd, not far from the N3 Dublin Rd in Cavan. Delays can be expected in the area before and after the event.

ROADWORKS

KILDARE: The M9 Waterford/ Dublin Rd will be closed northbound from J2 Kilcullen to J1 M7 until 10am Sunday. 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.

WEXFORD: A stop/ go system is in place on the Wexford Rd (R730) between the N30 New Ross/ Enniscorthy Rd and the crossroads near the nurseries until Mon 25th May from 7am until 7pm each day.  

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.

CLARE: The Gort/ Miltown Malbay Rd (R460) will be closed at Letterkelly on Mon 25th May from 8am to 6pm. Alternative routes will be signposted.

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. Fri 29th May. 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 Fri 29th May. 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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