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Transportation Division

The Transportation Division seeks to ensure the safe & efficient movement of buses, cyclists, pedestrians, cars and goods within the City. The main strategies pursued in this regard include the:

  • optimising mobility for all across the network 
  • influencing travel demand patterns and choice to support the development of an integrated and sustainable transport system

 This is achieved by the:

  • Management of road closures and traffic diversions
  • Provision of parking facilities for cars, buses & coaches, cyclists, taxis & commercial vehicles loading & unloading
  • Design, installation & maintenance of traffic signals, pedestrian crossings, RTPI signs, VMS sigs etc
  • Maintenance of public lights
  • Promotion of Road Safety
  • Promotion of sustainable transport modes

Road Closures and Diversions

Cork City Council Transportation Division

Road Closures and Diversions

Issue date Friday 21st of September 2018

 

Ongoing Works

Sawmill Street: Road Closure in place westbound only, until October 2019, from its junction with Rutland Street and Junction with White Street, to facilitate Rutland Square Social Housing Development ( O`Shea Builders)

Smith Street: Full closure currently in place from the junction of Phoenix Street to the junction of South Mall to facilitate the redevelopment of No.85 South Mall (PJ Hegarty Construction) – ** this closure will remain in place until October 2018 **

Lower Glanmire Road: Lane restriction currently in operation from Kent Station gates outbound to facilitate watermain installation (Coffey Northumbrian Ltd.), expect delays.

Tivoli Dual Carriageway: Lane restriction in operation from 0930hrs – 1530hrs daily to facilitate installation of watermain (Coffey Northumbrian).

Parnell Place: Lane Restriction in place during the following hours to facilitate crane lifts for Maldron Hotel Redevelopment (JJ Rhatigan Ltd.)

Mon-Wed:        0430-0630hrs, 0930-1430hrs, 1930-0600hrs

Thurs-Friday:   0430-0630hrs, 0930-1430hrs, 1930-0600hrs

Saturday Only: 0430-1430hrs

St.Patrick`s Bridge Rehabilitation: Lane restriction in operation from 0930hrs on Monday 24th of September until 1800hrs on Friday 19th of October to facilitate footpath works to St Patricks Bridge. 

(Cumnor Construction), Pedestrian diversion route in place via signalised crossings.

Albert Quay East: Lane restriction in place 0930-1530hrs to facilitate glazing installation to front facade of Navigation Square until Monday 28th of September 2018, (BAM)

Carbery Grove, Knocknaheeny: Road closure in place form 0930hrs on Monday the 2nd of July until Wednesday 31st of October 2018 on Carbery Grove (Between its Junction with Harbour View Road and Junction with Ardmore Avenue at the rear of Bernardos Brighter Future Centre) as part of the City Northwest Quarter Regeneration Scheme Phase 2A. (Murnane & O`Shea)

  • Access for residents on Carbery Grove will be via a new temporary road entering/existing on Ardmore Avenue for this period.

  • A new temporary entrance/exist will be provided from Dunmanus Park for residents of 98-110A Harbour View Road.

    Merchants Quay: Lane restriction in place to facilitate preparatory works for Harley Street Bridge Installation (L&M Keating)

    St Patricks Quay: Lane restriction in place to facilitate preparatory works for Harley Street Bridge Installation, expect delays (L&M Keating)

    **** Sarsfield Road****: Lane restriction in operation 2000-0600hrs to facilitate centre medium renewal works as part of the N40 Supplementary Works, Expect Delays (MGOS)

     

     

    Friday 21st of September 2018

Castle Road: Road closure in place (Inbound Only) from 1830hrs to 2300hrs from its junction Ferney Road to its junction with Convent Road to facilitate Culture night at Blackrock Castle (Culture Night)

 

Saturday 22nd of September 2018

Murmont Road: Footpath closure in place 0930-1800hrs, pedestrians to be marshalled at two designated crossing points (Tony Kirwan Civil Engineering)

Beasley Street: Road Closure in place from 0930hrs on Tuesday 18th of September until 1800hrs on Monday 24th of September to facilitate gas connections to the Maldron Hotel (BBCLG)

Lapps Quay: Road Closure in place 0930-1800hrs from its junction with Parnell place to Connell Street to facilitate ESB ducting works (Summerhill Construction)

Evergreen Road: Road Closure in place (Westbound Lane Only) 0900-1600hrs from its junction with Summerhill South to its junction with Quaker Road, to facilitate tree trimming works, Diversion in place & Local Access to be maintained (Parks / CCC)

 

Sunday 23rd of September 2018

Merchants Quay: Lane restriction in place westbound 2330-0600hrs to facilitate crane lifts onto roof of Merchants Quay shopping centre (Precision Quality Glass)

Beasley Street: Road Closure in place from 0930hrs on Tuesday 18th of September until 1800hrs on Monday 24th of September to facilitate gas connections to the Maldron Hotel (BBCLG)

Lapps Quay: Road Closure in place 0930-1800hrs from its junction with Parnell place to Connell Street to facilitate ESB ducting works (Summerhill Construction)

Evergreen Road: Road Closure in place (Westbound Lane Only) 0900-1600hrs from its junction with Summerhill South to its junction with Quaker Road, to facilitate tree trimming works, Diversion in place & Local Access to be maintained (Parks / CCC)

Sarsfield Road N40 Westbound Slip: The Westbound N40 Slip Road catering for southbound traffic   from Wilton road roundabout to the South Ring Road will be closed from 2000-0600hrs to facilitate VMS Ducting Works , Diversion in place (Priority Construction)

 

Monday 24th of September 2018

Lower Glanmire Road: 50m lane restriction in operation outbound, by Kent Station gates until mid/end of November to facilitate water main installation works, expect delays (Coffey Northumbrian)

Sarsfield Road: Lane restriction in operation 2000-0600hrs to facilitate centre medium renewal works as part of the N40 Supplementary Works, Expect Delays (MGOS)

Murmont Road: Footpath closure in place 0930-1800hrs, pedestrians to be marshalled at two designated crossing points (Tony Kirwan Civil Engineering)

Upper Fairhill / Mount Agnes Road, Churchfield: Footpath Closure in place 0800-1800hrs to facilitate ESB ducting installations, Pedestrians will be marshalled at designated crossing points (ESB)

Ballinsheen Court, Blackrock: Stop/Go in operation 0800-1800hrs to facilitate water ducting works (Clancy Construction)

Merchants Quay: Lane restriction in place westbound 2330-0600hrs to facilitate crane lifts onto roof of Merchants Quay shopping centre (Precision Quality Glass)

Albert Quay: Footpath Closure in place 0930-1530hrs to facilitate footpath renewal works for Navigation Square Development, Pedestrians to be marshalled at designated crossing points (Bam)

Beasley Street: Road Closure in place from 0930hrs on Tuesday 18th of September until 1800hrs on Monday 24th of September to facilitate gas connections to the Maldron Hotel (BBCLG)

Skehard Road: Localised Stop/Go in operation 0930-1800hrs as part of the Skehard Road Realignment Scheme (MGOS)

Lapps Quay: Road Closure in place 1930-0000hrs from its junction with Parnell place to Connell Street to facilitate ESB ducting works (Summerhill Construction)

Summerhill North: Lane restriction in place 0930-1430hrs southbound to facilitate gas service cut off (BBCLG)

Bishopstown Road: Lane restriction in place outbound by the Waterfall Road junction 1930-0000hrs to facilitate chamber cover works (K&N Group)

Summerhill South Car Park: Closure in place from 0830hrs on Monday 24th of September until 1800hrs on Friday 28th of September to facilitate car park resurfacing works (Roads South)

St Patricks Quay: Lane restriction in operation from 0930hrs on Monday 24th of September until 1800hrs on Friday 19th of October to facilitate footpath works to St Patricks Bridge.  (Cumnor Construction)

Blackrock Road: Stop/Go in operation 0930-1600hrs to facilitate footpath repair works in lieu of the road resurfacing contracts (Lagan Asphalt)

Fairfield Road: Road closure in place 0930-1800hrs from its junction with Knockpogue Avenue to its junction with Fairfield Road, local access to be maintained (Lagan Asphalt)

Lower Glanmire Road: Stop/Go in operation 2000-0600hrs to facilitate localised manhole survey work by Bellevue Villas Junction (Drainage / CCC)

N40 Kinsale Road Roundabout: VMS ducting Installation works taking place 2000-06000hrs on the grass verge surrounding the roundabout vicinity (Priority Construction)

 

Tuesday 25th of September 2018

****Liam Miller Tribute Match, Pairc Ui Chaoimh****

Various closures and diversions will be in place to facilitate the large expected attendance. From 0930hrs on Tuesday 25th until 1900hrs the following closures will be in place:

  • Ardfoyle/Park Avenue

  • Blackrock Road/ Maryville

  • Monahan`s Road / The Link Road

    Additional Closures will be in place from 1130hrs until 1900hrs in the following:

  • The marina / Church Avenue

  • Centre Park Road

  • Churchyard Lane

  • Clanrickard Estate/ Boreenmanna Road

  • Crab lane

    **** Large widespread delays are expected across the City Centre area and South East Quadrant on match day. For more match day information please see the link below:

    http://paircuichaoimh.ie/pairc-ui-chaoimh-match-day-info/

     

    Sarsfield Road: Lane restriction in operation 2000-0600hrs to facilitate centre medium renewal works as part of the N40 Supplementary Works, Expect Delays (MGOS)

    Murmont Road: Footpath closure in place 0930-1800hrs, pedestrians to be marshalled at two designated crossing points (Tony Kirwan Civil Engineering)

    Upper Fairhill / Mount Agnes Road, Churchfield: Footpath Closure in place 0800-1800hrs to facilitate ESB ducting installations, Pedestrians will be marshalled at designated crossing points (ESB)

    Ballinsheen Court, Blackrock: Stop/Go in operation 0800-1800hrs to facilitate water ducting works (Clancy Construction)

    Merchants Quay: Lane restriction in place westbound 2330-0600hrs to facilitate crane lifts onto roof of Merchants Quay shopping centre (Precision Quality Glass)

    Bishopstown Road: Lane restriction in place outbound by the Waterfall Road junction 1930-0000hrs to facilitate chamber cover works (K&N Group)

    Summerhill South Car Park: Closure in place from 0830hrs on Monday 24th of September until 1800hrs on Friday 28th of September  to facilitate  car park resurfacing works (Roads South)

    St Patricks Quay: Lane restriction in operation from 0930hrs on Monday 24th of September until 1800hrs on Friday 19th of October to facilitate footpath works to St Patricks Bridge.  (Cumnor Construction)

    Beechwood: Stop/Go in operation 0930-1600hrs to facilitate footpath repair works in lieu of the road resurfacing contracts (Lagan Asphalt)

    Bridevalley View: Stop/Go in operation 0930-1800hrs to facilitate road resurfacing works (Lagan Asphalt)

Smithgrove Terrace: Stop/Go in operation 0800-1800hrs to facilitate soil nailing works (Roads North / CCC)

N40 Kinsale Road Roundabout: VMS ducting Installation works taking place 2000-06000hrs on the grass verge surrounding the roundabout vicinity (Priority Construction)

Wednesday 26th of September 2018

Lower Glanmire Road: 50m lane restriction in operation outbound, by Kent Station gates until mid/end of November to facilitate water main installation works, expect delays (Coffey Northumbrian)

Sarsfield Road: Lane restriction in operation 2000-0600hrs to facilitate centre medium renewal works as part of the N40 Supplementary Works, Expect Delays (MGOS)

Murmont Road: Footpath closure in place 0930-1800hrs, pedestrians to be marshalled at two designated crossing points (Tony Kirwan Civil Engineering)

Upper Fairhill / Mount Agnes Road, Churchfield: Footpath Closure in place 0800-1800hrs to facilitate ESB ducting installations, Pedestrians will be marshalled at designated crossing points (ESB)

Ballinsheen Court, Blackrock: Stop/Go in operation 0800-1800hrs to facilitate water ducting works (Clancy Construction)

Merchants Quay: Lane restriction in place westbound 2330-0600hrs to facilitate crane lifts onto roof of Merchants Quay shopping centre (Precision Quality Glass)

Albert Quay: Footpath Closure in place 0930-1530hrs to facilitate footpath renewal works for Navigation Square Development, Pedestrians to be marshalled at designated crossing points (Bam)

Skehard Road: Localised Stop/Go in operation 0930-1800hrs as part of the Skehard Road Realignment Scheme (MGOS)

Bishopstown Road: Lane restriction in place outbound by the Waterfall Road junction 1930-0000hrs to facilitate chamber cover works (K&N Group)

Victoria Avenue: Road Closure in place 1930-0000hrs from its junction with Rochelle Park and its junction with the Old Blackrock Road, Local Access to be maintained (Water / CCC)

Albert Quay East: Stop/Go in operation 1930-0000hrs to facilitate localised manhole survey works (Precision Group)

Horgan`s Quay: Stop/Go in operation 1930-0000hrs to facilitate localised manhole survey works (Precision Group)

Summerhill South Car Park: Closure in place from 0830hrs on Monday 24th of September until 1800hrs on Friday 28th of September to facilitate  car park resurfacing works (Roads South)

St Patricks Quay: Lane restriction in operation from 0930hrs on Monday 24th of September until 1800hrs on Friday 19th of October to facilitate footpath works to St Patricks Bridge.  (Cumnor Construction)

Blackrock Road: Stop/Go in operation 0930-1600hrs to facilitate footpath repair works in lieu of the road resurfacing contracts (Lagan Asphalt)

Sunvalley Drive: Road closure in place 0930-1800hrs from its junction with Gurranebraher Road to its junction with St Enda`s Road, Diversion in place (Lagan Asphalt)

Smithgrove Terrace: Stop/Go in operation 0800-1800hrs to facilitate soil nailing works (Roads North / CCC)

N40 Kinsale Road Roundabout: VMS ducting Installation works taking place 2000-06000hrs on the grass verge surrounding the roundabout vicinity (Priority Construction)

Thursday 27th of September 2018

Lower Glanmire Road: 50m lane restriction in operation outbound, by Kent Station gates until mid/end of November to facilitate water main installation works, expect delays (Coffey Northumbrian)

Sarsfield Road: Lane restriction in operation 2000-0600hrs to facilitate centre medium renewal works as part of the N40 Supplementary Works, Expect Delays (MGOS)

Murmont Road: Footpath closure in place 0930-1800hrs, pedestrians to be marshalled at two designated crossing points (Tony Kirwan Civil Engineering)

Upper Fairhill / Mount Agnes Road, Churchfield: Footpath Closure in place 0800-1800hrs to facilitate ESB ducting installations, Pedestrians will be marshalled at designated crossing points (ESB)

Ballinsheen Court, Blackrock: Stop/Go in operation 0800-1800hrs to facilitate water ducting works (Clancy Construction)

Albert Quay: Footpath Closure in place 0930-1530hrs to facilitate footpath renewal works for Navigation Square Development, Pedestrians to be marshalled at designated crossing points (Bam)

Skehard Road: Localised Stop/Go in operation 0930-1800hrs as part of the Skehard Road Realignment Scheme (MGOS)

Cross Douglas Road: Road Closure in place 0930-1530hrs from its junction with Loretto Park and its junction with the South Douglas Road, Diversion in place (Water / CCC)

Albert Quay East: Stop/Go in operation 1930-0000hrs to facilitate localised manhole survey works (Precision Group)

Horgan`s Quay: Stop/Go in operation 1930-0000hrs to facilitate localised manhole survey works (Precision Group)

Summerhill South Car Park: Closure in place from 0830hrs on Monday 24th of September until 1800hrs on Friday 28th of September to facilitate car park resurfacing works (Roads South)

St Patricks Quay: Lane restriction in operation from 0930hrs on Monday 24th of September until 1800hrs on Friday 19th of October to facilitate footpath works to St Patricks Bridge.  (Cumnor Construction)

Blackrock Road: Stop/Go in operation 0930-1600hrs to facilitate footpath repair works in lieu of the road resurfacing contracts (Lagan Asphalt)

Sunvalley Drive: Road closure in place 0930-1400hrs from its junction with Gurranebraher Road to its junction with St Enda`s Road, to facilitate road resurfacing works, Diversion in place (Lagan Asphalt)

Gurranebraher Avenue: Road closure in place 0930-1800hrs from its junction with Gurranebraher Road to its junction with St Vincent`s Street, to facilitate road resurfacing works (Lagan Asphalt)

Smithgrove Terrace: Stop/Go in operation 0800-1800hrs to facilitate soil nailing works (Roads North / CCC)

N40 Kinsale Road Roundabout: VMS ducting Installation works taking place 2000-06000hrs on the grass verge surrounding the roundabout vicinity (Priority Construction)

 

Friday 28th of September 2018

Lower Glanmire Road: 50m lane restriction in operation outbound, by Kent Station gates until mid/end of November to facilitate water main installation works, expect delays (Coffey Northumbrian)

Sarsfield Road: Lane restriction in operation 2000-0600hrs to facilitate centre medium renewal works as part of the N40 Supplementary Works, Expect Delays (MGOS)

Murmont Road: Footpath closure in place 0930-1800hrs, pedestrians to be marshalled at two designated crossing points (Tony Kirwan Civil Engineering)

Upper Fairhill / Mount Agnes Road, Churchfield: Footpath Closure in place 0800-1800hrs to facilitate ESB ducting installations, Pedestrians will be marshalled at designated crossing points (ESB)

Ballinsheen Court, Blackrock: Stop/Go in operation 0800-1800hrs to facilitate water ducting works (Clancy Construction)

Albert Quay: Footpath Closure in place 0930-1530hrs to facilitate footpath renewal works for Navigation Square Development, Pedestrians to be marshalled at designated crossing points (Bam)

Skehard Road: Localised Stop/Go in operation 0930-1800hrs as part of the Skehard Road Realignment Scheme (MGOS)

Deanrock Avenue: Road closure in place 1200-1800hrs from its junction with Maglin Grove to its Junction with Arigideen Lawn, to facilitate family fun day for Togher Family Centre.

Summerhill South Car Park: Closure in place from 0830hrs on Monday 24th of September until 1800hrs on Friday 28th of September  to facilitate  car park resurfacing works (Roads South)

St Patricks Quay: Lane restriction in operation from 0930hrs on Monday 24th of September until 1800hrs on Friday 19th of October to facilitate footpath works to St Patricks Bridge.  (Cumnor Construction)

Blackrock Road: Stop/Go in operation 0930-1600hrs to facilitate footpath repair works in lieu of the road resurfacing contracts (Lagan Asphalt)

Mount Eden Road: Road closure in place 0930-1800hrs from its junction with Templeacre Avenue to its junction with Cathedral Road, to facilitate road resurfacing works (Lagan Asphalt)

Foyle Avenue: Stop/Go in operation 0800-1800hrs to facilitate road resurfacing works (Lagan Ashpalt)

Smithgrove Terrace: Stop/Go in operation 0800-1800hrs to facilitate soil nailing works (Roads North / CCC)

N40 Kinsale Road Roundabout: VMS ducting Installation works taking place 2000-06000hrs on the grass verge surrounding the roundabout vicinity (Priority Construction)

 

 

 

 

Events

Tuesday 25th of September 2018

****Liam Miller Tribute Match, Pairc Ui Chaoimh****

Various closures and diversions will be in place to facilitate the large expected attendance from 0930hrs on Tuesday 25th until 1900hrs:

  • Ardfoyle/Park Avenue

  • Blackrock Road/ Maryville

  • Monahan`s Road / The Link Road

    Additional Closures will be in place from 1130hrs – 1900hrs in the following:

  • The marina / Church Avenue

  • Centre Park Road

  • Churchyard Lane

  • Clanrickard Estate/ Boreenmanna Road

  • Crab lane

    **** Large widespread delays are expected across the City Centre area and South East Quadrant on match day. For more match day information please see the link below:

    http://paircuichaoimh.ie/pairc-ui-chaoimh-match-day-info/

     

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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/roadclosures

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