Road and Traffic Report

Traffic Report w/c 20th May, 2024

SLIGO URBAN AREA:

Doorly Park  

Temporary traffic lights TM will be in operation from Tuesday 21st of May to Thursday 23rd of May between the hours of 9am to 4pm to facilitate drainage repairs works . Delays can be expected . SCC apologies for any inconvenience caused .

 

Stephen Street

As part of the Queen Maeve Square project, road works will be taking place on Stephen Street at the entrance to the square, for the coming weeks.  Minimum disruption is expected with a single lane being maintained for vehicular traffic.  There will however be a number of street parking spaces unavailable during these works, along with minor diversions for pedestrians.

 

IFN Project:

KN Circet working on behalf of Eir on the IFN project, will be carrying out works at the locations listed below:

Pearse Road, Vernon Street, Charles Hill, Mail Coach Road , Pearse Terrace, Saint Bridgid Place, Saint Edwards Terrace, Markievicz Road, Holborn Hill, Benbulben Terrace, Forth Hill Park, Ard na Greine, City View, Dartry View, Custom House Quay, Lower Quay Street, Queen Store Road

 

SLIGO – DRUMCLIFFE AREA:

N16 Lugatober (Drumkilsellagh to Lugnagall) Road Project

Construction works are progressing on the N16 Lugatober Scheme. Traffic management is in place with a 60km/h temporary speed limit in operation.

Temporary 2-way traffic lights are in place near Castlegal. This reduces traffic to single alternative flow for approx. 150m. The L7415 Castlegal Road has been diverted onto the new section of the N16 via temporary ramp.

Two sets of 2-way traffic lights are in place near Lugatober (Ch 1150 & Ch 1950). This reduces traffic to single alternative flow for approx. 140m and 215m respectively.

Access for residents along the old section of the N16 will be via L7413 Lugatober.

Delays are expected. Sligo County Council would like to apologise for any inconvenience caused.

 

Restoration Improvement and Drainage Works:

R291 Ballyweelin

Road Restoration/ Drainage Works will be carried out on the R291 Ballyweelin to Rosses point Road – Derry. A hard shoulder cycle lane Closure will be in place.

L-7206/L-7213-0 Dargan/Ballyscannell

Road Restoration/ Drainage Works will be carried out on the L-7213-0 Dargan/Ballyscannell. Traffic management and a Road Closure will be in place with signed Diversion in place. Local Access will be provided.

Pothole Repair

Routine maintenance will continue on Regional and Local Roads throughout the County in the coming week weather permitting. A Stop and Go Operation will be in effect.

 

ENNISCRONE AREA:

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

Drainage repair works will continue in the Enniscrone area. Traffic control will be in operation, but no delays are expected.

Easkey village; New water mains installation

No work is planned for this week.

 

BALLYMOTE AREA:

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

Drainage repair works will continue in the Ballymote area. Traffic control will be in operation, but no delays are expected.

 

SLIGO STRANDHILL AREA:

Carraroe to Carrowmore: New water mains installation:

Minor works will be ongoing on the L 7511 road, between the Oakfield Road and Carrowmore.            

 

Drumiskabole Crossroads to Carraroe; New water mains installation

Work will be ongoing on the R284 road, at the Drumiskabole crossroads end. Traffic lights / manual stop and go, will be in operation when required.

 

Drumiskabole Crossroads to the old Dublin Road; New water mains installation

Surfacing operations will be ongoing; Traffic lights / a stop-go system will be place when required, with minor delays to traffic.

 

Carricknagat to Collooney Active Travel Works:

New footpath construction to R290-1 – Carricknagat Railway Bridge to Owenmore River Bridge.

Temporary traffic lights in operation between Junction of R290 and L-2101-46 (Coolaney Road) and Collooney river bridge. –  EXPECT DELAYS.

 

Road Restoration Killery:

Road Restoration will be carried out on the L7604-13 Killery, traffic management will be in place, A 50km.hr speed limit will be in operation within the site.

A temporary road closure will be in place, Local Access will be provided.

Footpath repair works will continue in Cloondara, Ballisodare.