Proposed Temporary Closure of Balscadden Road, Howth, Co. Dublin

Closeddate_range13 Oct, 2021, 12:01am - 18 Oct, 2021, 4:00pm

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ROADS ACT 1993 TO 2015 – SECTION 75

An application has been made by Fingal County Council Water Services Department on behalf of Irish Water for the Temporary Road Closure of a section of Balscadden Road, Howth, Co. Dublin, between the East Pier junction and Kilrock Road junction.

The purpose of the closure is to facilitate sewer network maintenance.

It is proposed the section of the road will be closed for one day on Wednesday, 10th November 2021. from 08.00hrs until 18.00hrs.

The alternative route for traffic travelling in the area during the proposed closure is
as follows:

Direction of Travel Destination Alternative Routes
Eastbound Balscadden Cliff Car Park/
Howth Head
Via Abbey Street and Thormanby
Road (R105) onto Nashville Road
and Kilrock Road
Westbound Howth Village No change from existing route

Local access will be provided over the period of the proposed closure.

Any person may lodge an objection online through the Consultation Portal,
at, or in writing to the Administrative Officer, Howth Malahide Operational Area, Fingal County Council, Grove Road, Blanchardstown, Dublin 15, to arrive no later than 16.00 on Monday, 18th October 2021.

Michael Carroll,
Administrative Officer,
Howth Malahide Operational Area


All comments, including the names of those making comments, submitted to the
Council in regard to this Temporary Road Closure will form part of the statutory
report to be presented to the monthly meeting of Fingal County Council.


Accordingly, the statutory report will list the persons or bodies who made
submissions or observations with respect to the proposed Temporary Road
Closure in accordance with the regulations of the Road Traffic Act 1994.


The submissions will also be included in the minutes of that meeting and
consequently will appear on the Council’s Website. By making a submission the
name of individual or bodies will appear on the statutory report and minutes of
the meeting.


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