Temporary Road Closure - Fingal 10K

Dúntadate_range22 Mei, 2022, 12:00am - 27 Mei, 2022, 12:00pm

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ROADS ACT 1993  TO 2015– SECTION 75




An application has been received from Marathon Events Management DAC for permission to temporarily close roads in the Swords area for the purpose of holding a Fingal 10k race.  It is proposed that the roads will be closed from 6.30 am to 12.00pm Sunday 17th July 2022.


The roads in question are:-


•           Main Street Swords                -           6.30 – 12 noon

  •       Bridge Street                           -           6.30 – 12 noon
  •       North Street (part)                   -           6.30 – 12 noon

•           Swords By Pass (northbound) -          9.33 – 10.10

•           Ennis Lane                              -           9.42 – 10.30

•           Windmill Road                       -           9.48 – 10.40

•           Balheary Road                         -           9.51 – 11.00.

  •       Watery Lane                           -           9.57 – 11.10



N132 Outbound Lane will be closed from 9.30 – 10.30, Sunday 17th July


Alternative routes available for vehicular traffic are as follows:-


Malahide Diversion


Traffic to divert at Pinnock Hill roundabout onto R125 onto Montgorry Way, then right onto R106 Swords Road


Northbound Diversion


Traffic from R132 turn left onto Naul Road, right onto R108 to Ballyboughal, then right on R129 to Blakes cross and R132


Glen Ellen Road


Local access only, Traffic for Applewood divert to Ardcian Park and R125



Rathbeale Road to Swords


Traffic divert at Brackenstown Avenue


Brackenstown Road to Swords


Traffic divert to Brackenstown Avenue


Balheay Avenue


Local access only, traffic to stay on R108


New Dairy Lane


Local access only for Swords, traffic to stay on R108




Local access only for Swords, traffic stays on R108




Diversion signage and marshals will be in place for the duration of the closure and pedestrian and emergency vehicles will be facilitated by local marshals. 





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 Monday 20th June 2022. 



Martina O’Connor

Administrative Officer

Balbriggan, Rush /Lusk, Swords Operational Area



All comments, including the names of those making comments, submitted to the Council in 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 name of individual or bodies will appear on the statutory report and minutes of the meeting.


Temporary Road Closure