Temporary Closing of Roads - Ring of Kerry Charity Cycle 2017

Released: 08 June 2017

 

KERRY COUNTY COUNCIL
TEMPORARY CLOSING OF ROADS
SECTION 75 OF ROADS ACT 1993
RING OF KERRY CHARITY CYCLE 2017

 

Notice is hereby given that pursuant to Section 75 of the Roads Act 1993 and the Temporary Closing of Roads Regulations 1994, Kerry County Council proposes to close to public traffic, the roads described hereunder, to facilitate the holding of the Ring of Kerry Charity Cycle on Saturday, 1st July 2017.

Mission Road, Killarney

Road Closed:  N71
(Road Closing Times: from 5.00 a.m. to 9.00 a.m. and 11.30 a.m. to 8.00 p.m.)

Starting at Kenmare Place and finishing at the junction of the N71, Mission Road and the R877, New Street.

Beech Road, Killarney

Road Closed:  L3909
(Road Closing Times: from 5.00 a.m. to 9.00 a.m. and 12.00 noon. to 8.00 p.m.)

Starting at the junction of the L3909, Beech Road and the R877, New Street and finishing at the junction of the L3909, Beech Road and the N71, Mission Road.

Fossa to Killorglin  

Road Closed:  N72
(Road Closing Times: from 6.00 a.m. to 9.00 a.m.)

Starting from the junction of the N72 and the R563, Milltown Road at Fossa via Ballymalis and Anglont and finishing at the junction of the N72 and N70 at LauneBridge, Killorglin.   

(Traffic diversions will be in place via the R563 through Faha and Listry and the N70 from Milltown to Killorglin.)

Killorglin to Caragh Bridge (Eastbound Lane)

Road Closed  N70 (Eastbound Lane)
(Road Closing Time: from 6.00 a.m. to 12 noon)

Starting at the Iveragh Road Roundabout via Iveragh Road, Tullig, Quaybaun and finishing at CaraghBridge.

 (A one-way traffic diversion will be in place for traffic travelling eastbound from Caherciveen and Glenbeigh on the L-4022/L-4033/L-4034 Local Primary routes via Dooks, Cromane, Garraun and Castleconway.  Traffic travelling westbound from Killorglin to Glenbeigh will remain on the N70.)

Sneem to Molls Gap

Roads Closed:R568
(Road Closing Times: from 11.00 a.m. to 8.00 p.m.)

Starting at the junction of the R568 and the L4074 at Derreendarragh Cross and finishing at the junction of the R568 and the N71 at Molls Gap.

Kenmare to Torc  

Road Closed: N-71
(Road Closing Times: from 11.00 a.m. to 8.00 p.m.)

Starting at the junction of the N70 and N71 at Gortamullin via Molls Gap and Galway’s Bridge and finishing at Torc Waterfall Car Park.

(Motorists travelling between Killarney and Kenmare at the above times are advised to use the alternative N22 / R569 route via Glenflesk and Kilgarvan. 

The New Street Car Park will be closed from 7.00 a.m. on Friday, 30th June to 8.00 p.m. on Saturday, 1st July 2017.  There will be access to Killarney Plaza Hotel and businesses, etc. in the Upper Section on both Friday and Saturday, but with limited parking spaces.

Any person having an objection to this proposal should lodge same, in writing, with the Administrative Officer, Operations & Safety Department, Kerry County Council, County Buildings, Tralee, County Kerry not later than 5.00 p.m. on Tuesday, 13th June 2017.

 

Kerry County Council, Co. Buildings, Rathass, Tralee

Phone: (066) 718 3500     Email: info@kerrycoco.ie

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