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Road Closures and Diversions

This data is correct at time of going on-line but may be subject to change at short notice due to emergency works or other necessary reasons. Cork City Council Traffic Division Road Closures and Diversions.

 

Issue Date Friday 24th October, 2014

 

MAJOR WORKS

****From 2000hrs on Friday 24th October 2014 until 0700hrs on Tuesday 28th October 2014 the northbound bore of Jack lynch tunnel will be closed to traffic. There will be a contra flow system in operation in the Southbound bore which will cater for both northbound and southbound traffic so delays can be expected at peak times*****
****Egis Lagan on behalf of the NRA currently carrying out resurfacing works on the eastbound carriageway of the N40 South Ring Road starting at J6 Kinsale Road Flyover to J10 Mahon Interchange. Bloomfield Interchange is also included as part of the works. Please note that the eastbound carriageway between Junction 8 (Douglas East) and Junction 10 (Mahon Interchange) will be closed to public traffic from 23.59 hours to 06.00 hours daily Monday to Saturday commencing on Thursday 30th October, 2014 until Sunday 30th November, 2014 to facilitate the resurfacing of a section of the N40 by EGIS Lagan Services, diversion route in place****

ONGOING WORKS

  • Installation of Christmas Lights on Patrick’s Street commencing on Tuesday 28th October 2014, possible delays expected
  • North Main Street: Road closure in place from the junction of Adelaide Street to the junction of Kyle Street until further notice, northbound traffic shall be maintained
  • Brewery Corner, Blackpool: Road will remain closed on Lower John Street, Upper John Street & Watercourse Road outbound from the junction of Cathedral Walk to the junction of O’Connell Street until 7th November 2014 to facilitate emergency water-main & drainage repair works (Water Dept, Drainage Dept, CCC), diversion route in place
  • Watermain Contract on behalf of Irish Water – McGinty & O’Shea
  • Kent Station Works – Ward & Burke
  • Lower Glanmire Road (between Summer Hill North and Kent Station)
  • Road markings temporarily re-lined (parking bays suspended), pedestrian management in place between Ship Street/Brian-Boru Street/Lower Glanmire Road. Possible delays. Works ongoing until December 2014 (Ward & Burke)
  • Barrack Street: works near completion
  • Parnell Place Renewal Project: Works near completion, late 2014 (McGinty&O’Shea)
  • UCC Cycle Route: works near completion

Friday 24th October 2014

  • Railway Street: Reopened both northbound and southbound lanes from 1700hrs this evening until 0930hrs Tuesday 28th October 2014.

Monday 27th October 2014

  • Patrick’s Quay: Lane restrictions in place i.e. reduced from three lanes to two lanes for the duration of Phase 3 Kent Station Works commencing this evening at 1800hrs until 27th November 2014
  • Brian Boru Street: Lane restrictions in place i.e. reduced from three lanes to two lanes for the duration of Phase 3 Kent Station Works commencing this evening at 1800hrs until 27th November 2014.

Tuesday 28th October 2014

  • Railway Street: Northbound closure in place from the junction of Railway Street/Ship Street – junction of Railway Street/Lower Glanmire Road this morning from 0930hrs until Tuesday 11th November 2014 (Ward & Burke)
  • Half Moon Street: Road closure in place from 1930hrs – 0600hrs to facilitate gas main works (BBCLG on behalf of Bord Gais)
  • South City Link outbound (near the jct with Kinsale Road R/About); Lane restrictions in place from 1000hrs – 1530hrs to facilitate cutting of traffic loops (Mitchelsfort Contracting)
  • Wandesford Street: Lane closure from this morning until Thursday 27th November inclusive to facilitate scaffolding works on Chambers Bar Building
  • Glenheights Road (near the entrance to Glenfields Estate): Stop/Go in place from 0930hrs – 1800hrs to facilitate trench work (UPC)
  • Andersons Quay: Westbound Closure in place until from 0930hrs until 1700hrs Friday 31st October to facilitate road crossing (MGOS), diversion in place
  • Kingston Avenue: Restrictions in place from 0930hrs – 1600hrs to facilitate telecom pole installation (KN networks on behalf of Eircom)
  • Old Youghal Road (near the entrance to Glenamoy Lawn): Lane restrictions in place from 0800hrs – 1600hrs to facilitate trench work (UPC)
  • Wilton Road: Lane restrictions in place from 0930hrs – 1630hrs between the junction of Orchard Road to Dennehy’s Cross to facilitate watermain connection (Murnane & O’Shea)
  • Horgan’s Quay: Lane restrictions in place from 0930hrs – 2000hrs to facilitate road reinstatement, Watermain project (MGOS)
  • Alfred Street: Lane restrictions in place from 0900hrs – 2000hrs to facilitate road reinstatement, Watermain project (MGOS)
  • Railway Street: Road closure northbound from Horgans Quay to Alfred Street in place from 0630hrs – 2000hrs to facilitate road reinstatement, Watermain project (MGOS)

Wednesday 29th October 2014

  • Evergreen Street: Full road closure in place from 0930hrs – 1300hrs from the junction of Abbey Street – Tower Street to facilitate watermain renewal (Water Dept, CCC), diversion route in place
  • Glenheights Road (near the entrance to Glenfields Estate): Stop/Go in place from 0930hrs – 1800hrs to facilitate trench work (UPC)
  • Andersons Quay: Westbound Closure in place until 1700hrs Friday 31st October to facilitate road crossing (MGOS), diversion in place
  • Kingston Avenue: Restrictions in place from 0930hrs – 1600hrs to facilitate telecom pole installation (KN networks on behalf of Eircom)
  • Old Youghal Road (near the entrance to Glenamoy Lawn): Lane restrictions in place from 0800hrs – 1600hrs to facilitate trench work (UPC)
  • Wilton Road: Lane restrictions in place from 0930hrs – 1630hrs between the junction of Orchard Road to Dennehy’s Cross to facilitate watermain connection (Murnane & O’Shea)
  • Horgan’s Quay: Lane restrictions in place from 0930hrs – 2000hrs to facilitate road reinstatement, Watermain project (MGOS)
  • Alfred Street: Lane restrictions in place from 0900hrs – 2000hrs to facilitate road reinstatement, Watermain project (MGOS)
  • Railway Street: Road closure northbound from Horgans Quay to Alfred Street in place from 0630hrs – 2000hrs to facilitate road reinstatement, Watermain project (MGOS)

Thursday 30th October 2014

  • Beasly Street: Restrictions in place from 1100hrs - 1700hrs to facilitate the installation of service ducting for Parnell Place Project (MGOS)
  • Glenheights Road (near the entrance to Glenfields Estate): Stop/Go in place from 0930hrs – 1800hrs to facilitate trench work (UPC)
  • Andersons Quay: Westbound Closure in place until 1700hrs Friday 31st October to facilitate road crossing (MGOS)
  • Kingston Avenue: Restrictions in place from 0930hrs – 1600hrs to facilitate telecom pole installation (KN networks on behalf of Eircom)
  • Wilton Road: Lane restrictions in place from 0930hrs – 1630hrs between the junction of Orchard Road to Dennehy’s Cross to facilitate watermain connection (Murnane & O’Shea)
  • Lower Glanmire Road (from the junction of Railway Street – Kent Station entrance) – lane restrictions in place from 2200hrs – 0600hrs to facilitate road lining for Kent Station Works
  • Horgan’s Quay: Lane restrictions in place from 0930hrs – 2000hrs to facilitate road reinstatement, Watermain project (MGOS)
  • Alfred Street: Lane restrictions in place from 0900hrs – 2000hrs to facilitate road reinstatement, Watermain project (MGOS)
  • Railway Street: Road closure northbound from Horgans Quay to Alfred Street in place from 0630hrs – 2000hrs to facilitate road reinstatement, Watermain project (MGOS)

Friday 31st October 2014

  • Popes Quay: Full road closure in place from 1830hrs – 2030hrs to facilitate the Dragon of Shandon Parade, parking restrictions also in place
  • Glenheights Road (near the entrance to Glenfields Estate): Stop/Go in place from 0930hrs – 1800hrs to facilitate trench work (UPC)
  • Andersons Quay: Westbound Closure in place until 1700hrs Friday 31st October to facilitate road crossing (MGOS)
  • Kingston Avenue: Restrictions in place from 0930hrs – 1600hrs to facilitate telecom pole installation (KN networks on behalf of Eircom)
  • Wilton Road: Lane restrictions in place from 0930hrs – 1630hrs between the junction of Orchard Road to Dennehy’s Cross to facilitate watermain connection (Murnane & O’Shea)

UPCOMNG EVENTS

  • Dragon of Shandon Festival: 29th October 2014 – 31st October 2014
  • Mark Pollack Run in the Dark – 12th November 2014 @ 2000hrs
  • Turning on of the Christmas Lights Thursday 13th November 2014
  • Glow – A Cork Christmas Celebration 2014:
  • Friday 28th to Sunday 30th November
  • Friday 5th to Sunday 7th December
  • Friday 12th to Sunday 14th December
  • Friday 19th to Sunday 21st December

 

 

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Cork City Council thanks you for your co-operation and apologises for the disruption that may be caused by these works. Please find all these closures and other information on Cork City Councils Website www.corkcity.ie .

(Issued by Grainne Morgan, Transportation Division) e-mail: grainne_morgan@corkcity.ie for further

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