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Sligo Road and Traffic Report - Monday 30 Jan

MAJOR WORKS:

SLIGO AREA:

N4 Collooney to Castlebaldwin Road Project

House Demolition works are taking place on the N4 Sligo/Dublin road north of the N4/N17 roundabout in the townlands of Toberbride, Mullaghnabreena and Ardcurley.  Works will consist of

The demolition of a number of dwelling houses
Fencing and site security

The works are expected to be ongoing for the next month during which time extensive traffic management systems will be in operation.  The hard shoulders of the N4 shall be closed to traffic. Motorists are urged to proceed with caution through the works.  

N4 Dual Carriageway

Maintenance works will commence on the N4 Sligo - Collooney dual carriageway on Monday 30th January 2017.  Works will consist of:

Grass cutting and the cleaning of concrete drainage channels along the edge of the dual carriageway (Hardshoulder and Central Median) from Summerhill Roundabout to Carrowroe Interchange.

It is anticipated that the works will last approximately 1 week, during which time extensive traffic management systems will be in operation.  The dual carriageway will be reduced to a single lane for much of this time.  Motorists are urged to proceed with caution through the works.  

Surface water drainage works to take place on Local Road L-7403, Barnarobin, Drumcliffe commencing Monday 30th January. Traffic management will be in operation. Motorists should exercise caution

TUBBERCURRY AREA:

Pipelaying works will continue on the R296.  Traffic Management including traffic lights will be in place for the duration of the works.  Works are expected to last 3-4 weeks.  Minor delays can be expected.

ENNISCRONE AREA:


Drainage works will be carried out on the R297 at Quigaboy/Leaffony. Traffic lights will be in operation. Minor delays expected.

MINOR WORKS:

SLIGO CITY AREA:

Hoarding has been erected at the corner of Lord Edward Street and Union Street. Provision has been made for pedestrian access and works are expected to last several weeks.  Minimal traffic disruption expected.

Works are ongoing on the installation of a pedestrian crossing at the junction of Chapel Street and Chapel Hill.  These are expected to last for 3 weeks. Minimal traffic disruption expected.

Works are continuing on the pedestrian avenue linking the estate of Tracey Avenue to the Strandhill Road. The works will involve the provision of public lighting on the pedestrian avenue and the resurfacing of the pavement. The work is to facilitate the safety of Pedestrians. The pedestrian avenue will be closed for the duration of the week.

A Scaffolding licence has been granted for Connolly Street, Sligo. Works are expected to last 2 weeks. Minimal traffic disruption expected.

A Scaffolding licence has been granted for 31-32 Temple Street, Sligo. Works are expected to last 2 weeks. Minimal traffic disruption expected.

Ongoing Road Openings to take place at various locations over the coming weeks due to broadband upgrade.  Minimal traffic disruption expected.

TUBBERCURRY AREA:

Pothole repair works will continue in the Tubbercurry area. Traffic control will be in operation but no delays are expected.

Storm water maintenance works will continue on the R294 & other local primary roads in the Tubbercurry area. Traffic control will be in operation but no delays are expected.

ENNISCRONE AREA:

Pothole repair works will continue in the Enniscrone area. Traffic control will be in operation but no delays are expected.

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Water Notice:


Due to ongoing work by the Contractor at Foxes Den Reservoir, areas of Sligo town will be without water until further notice.

Supply will be restored as soon as possible.