Cathaoirleach of Sligo County Council Councillor Martin Baker has welcomed yesterday's announcement of funding for the construction of the N4 Collooney Castlebaldwin road upgrade.
N4 Project Funding
Cathaoirleach Welcomes Announcement on N4 Project
Councillor Baker said
"This is a good news story for Sligo and the Northwest with the long awaited upgrade of the N4 to be funded.
Transport Infrastructure Ireland (TII), staff in the Roads Design Office in Sligo County Council, Public Representatives, Business representatives, lobby Groups and the Local Committee all deserve thanks for their contribution to seeing the Scheme now being brought to construction.’
Director of Services with the Council Tom Kilfeather commented
"This funding announcement means that we expect to sign a contract for the construction of the road in November with a view to works on site starting in Quarter 1 2019. The estimated time frame for the construction of the Scheme is 22 months".
Sligo County Council