Temporary Road Closure - Brook Lane

Dúnta23 Sam, 2021, 12:00am - 26 Sam, 2021, 12:00pm

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ROADS ACT 1993  TO 2015– SECTION 75 






An application has been received from GMC Utilities Limited for permission to temporarily close Brook Lane, Rush, Co Dublin, to facilitate water and sewer upgrades for a new housing development along Brook Lane.  Initially the road closure was advertised for  25th October 2021 to 18th November 2021 but due to unforeseen circumstances, works were postponed.  


It is now proposed that sections of the road will be closed 24 hours from 8th December 2021 until 16th January 2022 the permitted working hours shall be between 18.00 and 08:00 Monday-Friday. No works permitted on Saturday and Sunday nights. 



Alternative routes available for vehicular traffic are as follows: - 


Diversion routes: - 


Phase 1 Hayestown Road/Brook Lane  

8th December – 17th December 

Traffic travelling from Hayestown Rd/ Brook Lane junction heading west towards dead end; full closure will be in place. Local access will be maintained during the works at this section. 


Phase 2 Hayestown Road/Brook Lane to Sea Brook  

17th December – 23rd December 

Traffic travelling from Hayestown Rd / Brook Lane junction to Seabrook Estate; Diversion will be left onto Old Road, left onto Whitestown Rd, left onto Park Road and left again onto Brook lane.  




Phase 3 Sea Brook – Brookford Estate 

4th January – 16th January 

Traffic Travelling from Seabrook Estate to Brookford Estate, diversion will be on Hayestown Rd, left onto Old Road,left onto Whitestown Rd, left onto Park Road and left again onto Brook lane.  


Local access will be maintained at all times. 



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,Rush-Lusk, Swords Operational Area, Fingal County Council, Grove Road, Blanchardstown, Dublin 15, to arrive no later than 12.00pm on Friday 26th November 2021.   






Martina O’Connor 

Administrative Officer 

Balbriggan, Rush /Lusk, Swords Operational Area 



All comments or observation, including the names of those making comments/observations which are  submitted to the Council regarding 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 names of individuals or bodies will appear on the statutory report and minutes of the meeting. 


Temporary Road Closure