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DLRCC TRAFFIC NEWS

Saturday, 1st September 2018 – to – Friday 7th September 2018

A public service provided by Municipal Services Department of Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council. Listed below are noteworthy road works of which the Traffic and Road Safety Section has been informed. Details are supplied as per information received by 16:00 hrs. on the preceding Thursday. Emergency road works cannot be forecast.

» New Entry Estimate of Potential Disruption:
# Update *** major ** medium * minor

PROPOSED ROAD CLOSURE

» Section 75, Roads Act, 1993
Temporary Closure of Roads within Sandyford Business District to facilitate
the 2018 Spirit Sandyford 5K

Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council has received an application from Dundrum South Dublin Athletic Club, in association with Sandyford Business District Association, for partial to full closure of a number of roads within Sandyford Business District on
Thursday 27th September 2018, to facilitate the ‘2018 Spirit Sandyford 5K’.

The Start Time of the Race is 7.30 p.m.

It is envisaged that the roads will be closed at 7.15 p.m. and will remain closed until after the completion of the race at 8.30 p.m.
The Roads affected are as follows:

1. Blackthorn Road, (Partial)
2. Blackthorn Avenue, (Partial)
3. Carmanhall Road
4. Three Rock Road
5. Corrig Road
6. Raven’s Rock Road

A Traffic Management Plan will be in place and all diversion routes will be clearly sign-posted.

Emergency Access can be provided, if required, during the period of the roads closures.

Any interested party may lodge an objection in writing with the Senior Engineer, Traffic Section, County Hall, Marine Road, Dún Laoghaire not later than noon on Monday 17th September, 2018 or e-mail info@dlrcoco.ie

» Section 75, Roads Act, 1993
Temporary Closure of Military Road, Killiney

Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council has received an application from Gas Networks Ireland to temporarily close Military Road, Killiney from the junction of Church Road and Shanganagh Road to the junction with Killiney Hill Road from 10.00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m. from Thursday 4th October, 2018 to Friday 5th October, 2018 inclusive, in order to facilitate a gas connection.

The proposed diversions routes will be signposted.

A Traffic Management Plan will be in operation and local access will be maintained.

Any interested party may lodge an objection in writing with the Senior Engineer, Traffic Section, County Hall, Marine Road, Dún Laoghaire or email info@dlrcoco.ie on or before Thursday 20th September, 2018.

Section 75, Roads Act, 1993
Temporary Closure of Brookfield Place, Blackrock

Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council has received an application from Gas Networks Ireland to temporarily close Brookfield Place, Blackrock where it intersects Brookfield Terrace to through traffic on Monday 17th September, 2018 to Tuesday 18th September, 2018 from 10 a.m. to 4.00 p.m.

The purpose of the closure is to facilitate a gas connection. The proposed diversion route will be signposted and details of the plan will be available on our website www.dlrcoco.ie.

A Traffic Management Plan will be in place and the diversion routes will be clearly signposted.

Any interested parties may lodge an objection in writing with the Senior Engineer, Traffic Section, County Hall, Marine Road, Dún Laoghaire not later than noon on Thursday 6th September, 2018 or email info@dlrcoco.ie.

ROAD CLOSURES

Section 75, Roads Act, 1993
Temporary Closure of Monkstown Road, Clifton Lane

Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council has made an order to close Monkstown Road from Monkstown Village to the junction with Temple Hill Road from:
Tuesday, 7thAugust 2018 to Tuesday, 30th October 2018.
However, it is not anticipated that the works will extend beyond the end of September 2018.
The closure is to facilitate Road/Footpath restoration and associated works on Monkstown Road and Clifton Lane.
Diversion routes will be via N31 (Old Dunleary Road, Longford Terrace, Seapoint Avenue) and York Road, Mounttown Road Upper, Monkstown Avenue, Stradbrook Road, Frascati Road.
A Traffic Management Plan will be in operation and local access will be maintained.

ROADWORKS / LANE RESTRICTIONS

» Lower Kilmacud Road ***
at the junctions of South Avenue and Upper Kilmacud Road

Upgrade of existing junctions will commence on Monday, 3rd September 2018.
Permanent Traffic Management will be in place until the end of November.

Lane restrictions will be in place from 10:00 to 16:00 hrs. daily.

Johnstown Road, Cabinteely – Granville Road to St. Gabriel’s ***

Traffic ducting installation works commenced on Friday, 24th August 2018 until Friday, 7th September 2018 between 10:00 and 16:00 hrs.

A Traffic Management Plan will be in operation.

Queen’s Road, Dún Laoghaire – between East Pier and Park Road ***

Footpath Restoration works will continue until Friday, 7th September 2018 between 10:00 and 16:00 hrs.

A Stop / Go Traffic Management Plan will be in operation.

Monkstown Road – Road Closure ***

Road/Footpath Restoration and associated works commenced on Tuesday, 7th August 2018 until Friday, 28th September 2018 between 08:00 and 19:00 hrs.

A Traffic Management Plan and signed detours will be in operation and local access will be maintained.

Windsor Terrace – Dún Laoghaire Baths Redevelopment ***

Construction commenced on the redevelopment of the Baths site on Monday, 23rd April 2018. Construction is programmed to be completed by Q1 2020.

During September, the new pier construction will progress. There should be no Traffic Management restrictions on Windsor Terrace with the exception of the delivery of materials, which will be short term and between 10:00-16:00 hrs. Monday – Friday.

Sallynoggin Village – Sallynoggin Road / Pearse Street / O’Rourke Park **

Junction upgrade commenced Monday, 7th August 2018 until Friday, 7th September 2018 between 9:30 and 16:30 hrs.

A Stop / Go Traffic Management Plan will be in operation.

Leinster Lawn / Clonskeagh Road **

Footpath repair works commenced on Wednesday, 22nd August 2018 until Friday, 7th September 2018 between 10:00 and 16:00 hrs.

A Traffic Management Plan will be in operation.

N11 – Northbound between Bray Road Junction and Westminster Junction **

Public lighting column and lantern upgrade works commenced on Monday, 23rd July 2018 until Friday, 28th September 2018 (intermittent). Work will be carried out between the hours of 10:00 and 16:00 hrs. and 19:30 – Midnight (if required).

A Traffic Management Plan will be in operation for the duration of the work.

N11 – Southbound between Westminster Road Junction and Bray Road Junction **

Public lighting column and lantern upgrade works commenced on Monday, 23rd July 2018 until Friday, 28th September 2018 (intermittent). Work will be carried out between the hours of 10:00 – 16:00 and 19:30 – Midnight (if required).

A Traffic Management Plan will be in operation for the duration of the work.

Public Lighting Lantern and Bracket Upgrade Works **

Public lighting lantern and bracket upgrade works will take place on:

1. Kilmacud Road Upper
2. Deansgrange Road
3. Blackthorn Drive
4. Kill Lane/Avenue
5. Clonskeagh Road
6. Leopardstown Road
7. Kilmacud Road Lower
8. Cornelscourt Hill
9. Avoca Ave
10. Monkstown Ring Road
11. Stradbrook Road
12. Sallynoggin Road

These works will continue until Friday, 21st December 2018.

A Stop / Go Traffic Management Plan will be in operation as required.

M50/M11 – Northbound/Southbound

Information on planned road works along the M50 can be found at:

Planned road works