Notice is hereby given that Westmeath County Council, having given the required notice of intention, has now decided to close to public traffic a section of the road described hereunder, for a 3 month period from 09:00 hrs. on Monday 13th March 2017 to 18:00 hrs. on Monday 12th June 2017 inclusive, to facilitate road construction and realignment works.
Road to be closed:
N52 National Secondary Road between its junction with the L-1015 at Cloghan and its junction with the L-57231 at Killynon (Cooke).
Southbound (Delvin to Mullingar)
Traffic wishing to travel southwest on the N52 towards Mullingar should travel west on the R395 from Delvin through Collinstown to Castlepollard then proceed south along the R394 from Castlepollard to Mullingar. Where the R394 crosses the N4 dual carriageway at Junction 17 (R394 Castlepollard / Mullingar West), southbound traffic should take the east-bound on-ramp (N4 Dublin) and travel east along the N4 to Junction 15 (N52 Tullamore / Mullingar East) before continuing journey south along the N52 (Tullamore).
Northbound (Mullingar to Delvin)
Traffic travelling north on the N52 should not exit the N4/N52 at Junction 16 (N52 Dundalk / Delvin / Mullingar Centre), but should continue on the N4 west-bound exiting at Junction 17 (R394 Castlepollard / Mullingar West) and proceeding north along the R394 to Castlepollard, then follow the R395 east-bound through Collinstown rejoining the N52 in Delvin.
A local diversion utilising Local Roads L-1501 and L-1015 via Killucan will be in place to facilitate local traffic.
Diversion routes will be signposted. Local access will be provided.
EMERGENCY CONTACT DETAILS:
Fox Contracts Full-Time Site Supervisor Michael McLoughlin Telephone : 085 1960953 OR + 44 77 7699 8232
Content Last Updated/Reviewed: 23/02/2017