Temp Close of Road at Drumloughan Bridge (L-5561)

Roads Act 1993 / Temporary Closing of Roads

In accordance with the provisions of Section 75 of the above Act and Article 12 of the Roads Regulations 1994, and for the purpose of facilitating planned maintenance works to Drumloughan Approach Bridge, notice is hereby given that Leitrim County Council proposes to make a decision to close the following section of public road in the Ballinamore Municipal District.

Local Road L-5561, either side of the Drumloughan Approach Bridge.

The local road L-5561 will be closed from 9th August to 16th September 2021 to facilitate rehabilitation works to Drumloughan Approach Bridge. Leitrim County Council will endeavour to expedite the works process in order to open the road sooner.

Diversions will be in place via L-5579 Annaghmacullen and R-201 Cloone, with local access only as far as Drumloughan Approach Bridge.

The alternative routes:

Travelling from Cloone to Annaghmacullen – continue on R-201 and turn right off the R-201 onto the L-579  

Travelling from Annaghmacullen to Cloone - turn right off the L-5561 and left onto the R-201 to Cloone

Diversions will be signposted.

Any person aggrieved by the proposed decision to close the roads described may lodge an objection with the Director of Services, Economic Development, Planning & Infrastructural Services Leitrim County Council,  Aras an Chontae, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co. Leitrim on or  before 4.00  p.m. Friday 30th July, 2021.

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