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Temporary Road Closure, Forest Road, Swords

Temporary Road Closure, Forest Road, Swords

ROADS ACT 1993 TO 2015 SECTION 75

TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF A ROAD IN SWORDS, CO. DUBLIN

An application has been received from GMC Utilities Group Ltd. for permission to temporarily close a road in the Swords area for the purpose of laying a new water main. These works are being carried out on behalf of Irish Water. It is proposed that the road will be closed from Monday 28th May until Sunday 24th June 2018.

The road in question is:

Forest Road (L2025) from the entrance of Ballintrane Woods to the junction with Main Street (R836).

Alternative routes available for vehicular traffic are as follows:-

Diversion for North Bound traffic travelling on Forest Road towards Swords will be via
• Boroimhe Road (L2300) Eastbound divert to Swords Road (R132).
• Swords Road (R132) divert Northbound towards Pinnock Hill Roundabout.
• Take 1st exit at the Pinnock Hill Roundabout travelling Northbound on the Dublin Road (R836).

Diversion for South Bound traffic travelling from Main Street (R836) will be via
• Dublin Road (R836) divert Southbound towards Pinnock Hill Roundabout.
• Take 3rd exit at the Pinnock Hill Roundabout travelling Southbound on the Swords Road (R132).
• Swords Road (R132) divert Eastbound on Boroimhe Road (L2300).
• Boroimhe Road (L2300) divert Northbound onto Forest Road (L2025).

Any person may lodge an objection online through the Consultation Portal, at https://consult.fingal.ie, or in writing to the Senior Executive Officer, Balbriggan Swords Operational Area, Fingal County Council, Grove Road, Blanchardstown, Dublin 15, to arrive no later than 4.00pm on Friday 4th May 2018.

Michael Carroll, Senior Executive Officer
Balbriggan Swords Operational Area