Proposed road closure Oghill


                                     NOTICE OF INTENTION 

                                         ROADS ACT, 1993 

     Kildare County Council gives notice in accordance with Section 75 of the Roads Act, 1993 that it intends to close the following road: 

The L7061 Oghill Road (approx. 5km section) from its junction with the L7055 (Duneany Road  Monasterevin Road ) to its junction with the L7020(Monasterevin to Kildare Road)


from Monday 25 March 2019 to Wednesday 3 April 2019 inclusive. 

The closure is required to facilitate the construction of a cattle underpass and    associated works on the L7061(Oghill Road)

Alternative Routes 

Northbound traffic using the L7061 will be diverted eastwards on the L7055 to Duneany junction, turn left and travel northwards on the L3010 to junction of the L7020 and the L3010, turn left and travel northwestwards on the L7020 to its junction with the L7061. 

Southbound traffic using the L7061 will be diverted south eastwards on the L7020 to its junction with the L3010, turn right and travel southwards on the L3010 to Duneany junction, turn right and travel westwards on the L7055 to its junction with the L7061.

Diversionary routes, will be clearly signposted, as agreed with the Council and An Garda Síochána. Emergency access and restricted Local Access will be maintained. Any objections/observations should be lodged in writing to the Senior Executive Officer, Roads, Transportation & Public Safety at the address below or by e-mail to on or before 5.00p.m. on 15 February, 2019.



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