Road and Traffic Report

Traffic Report W/C 21st May, 2018

Sligo Town

  • A scaffolding licence has been granted for Finisklin Road 40m west of the Inner Relief Road Junction.  The scaffolding will be on the footpath with pedestrians catered for and no traffic delays are expected.
      

Sligo City Watermain Rehabilitation and Pearse Road Sewer Network Contract

  • Vernon Street – Road Reinstatement works.  Short term day closure during restricted hours.
  • St Joseph’s Terrace - Road Reinstatement works. Single lane closure during restricted hours.
  • Connolly Street – Road Reinstatement works.  One day closure with restricted hours.
  • Fatima Avenue – Road Reinstatement works.  Short term closure during restricted hours.
  • Teeling Street junction with Abbey Street and Castle Street – Road Reinstatement works.  Night time closure restricted hours.
  • Minor reinstatement works in roads and footpaths with minimal disruption to traffic.  Pedestrian access will be maintained.
  • Traffic Management will be in place at all works locations with diversions clearly signed.
  • Pedestrian access will be maintained at all times.
            

Kilsellagh to Ballinode Pipeline Replacement Contract:

  • Pipelaying along The Mall (Connaughton Road junction to Bridge Street) is continuing during the day.  (7am-7pm).  One way system maintained.
  • Minor works will be ongoing during the day at localised sites on the Manorhamilton Road, Mollaway Hill and the Mall (Hospital roundabout to Connaughton Road junction).
  • Traffic control in all areas using traffic lights or Stop/Go system.
  • Pedestrian access will be maintained at all times.

  

Enniscrone Area

  • Road Pavement Recycling works on the bog rampart in the Townland of Camcuill (approximately 3km west of Dromore West) are continuing.  The N59 National Secondary Road will be closed to public traffic from a point 385m north east of the junction with the L-6413-18 to a point 394m south west of the junction with the L-6707-0.  Road will be closed until 8.00pm on Monday, 25th June 2018.  Local access will be provided to residents only.  This road closure is necessary to facilitate road reconstruction works in the townland of Camcuill. 
  • Users of this road are requested to follow the signed diversion route via the Coast Road (R297& R298); Turn at N59 / R297 junction in Dromore West travelling west via Easkey Village to the junction with the R298 in the Townland of Cloonaderavally.   Then travel south via the R298 to the junction with the N59 in the townland of Carrownurlar.
  • Traffic management will be in place in Easky Village to facilitate the flow of traffic in the village.  Coning will be in place on one side of the road to prevent parking.
  • Sligo County Council would like to apologise in advance for any inconvenience that may arise as a result of the proposed works and advise people to allow additional time for their journeys.
  • Pothole repair and Surface Drainage works will continue in the Enniscrone area.  Traffic control will be in operation but no delays are expected.
  • Road widening and pipe laying will be carried out on the Rathosey/Seeviness road L6801-67.  A temporary road closure will be in place.  Local access will be provided.  Diversion via Loop road L68022-0 & L6802-27.
  • Road Restoration will be carried out in Emilymoran. Diversion via Carha school, Co Mayo to Knockbrack, Co. Sligo.  Local access will be provided.  A 50km/hr speed limit will be in operation within the works area.
  • Road Restoration will be carried out on the L2302-0 (39) in Ballygillcash. A temporary road closure will be in place.  Local access will be provided.  Diversion via N59 and L6307-0 (Flying Horse).  A 50km/hr speed limit will be in operation within the works area.
  • Road Restoration will be carried out on the L27019-0 in Killeenduff. A temporary road closure will be in place.  Local access will be provided.  Diversion via R297, L6414, L27014 or L27014-0.  A 50km/hr speed limit will be in operation within the works area.
  • Footpath repairs will be carried out on the Burma Rd, Enniscrone.  Traffic management will be in place, minor delays expected.
  • Drainage works will be carried out on L2601-0 (102) Rathglass.  Traffic lights will be in operation.  Minor delays expected.

  

Ballymote Area

  • Road surfacing works will commence on the L-5601 at Portinch.  The road will be closed to through traffic with signed diversions in place.  Works are expected to last 3 days.
  • Road surfacing works will commence on the L-56081 at Keash.  The road will be closed to through traffic with signed diversions in place.  Works are expected to last 1 day.
  • Pothole repair and Surface Drainage works will continue in the Ballymote area.  Traffic control will be in operation but no delays are expected.

  

Tubbercurry Area

  • Pothole repair works will continue in the Tubbercurry area.  Traffic control will be in operation but no delays are expected.

  

Sligo-Drumcliffe Area

  • N15 Creevykeel to Castlegal: Drainage investigation works will be undertaken on Thursday 17th May.  Works are expected to be completed but may continue on Friday 18th.  Stop and go traffic management will be in operation. No major delays expected.
  • Roadworks will take place on Local Road No. L-3303-0, Ballygilgan, Lissadell on Monday 21st May.   Works expected to last 3 days.  Traffic Management will be in operation.  Motorists to exercise caution.
  • Roadworks will take place on Local Road No. L-7107-0, Grellagh, Cliffoney on Monday 21st May.  Works expected to last 3 days.  Traffic Management will be in operation.  Motorists to exercise caution.