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Road Closure - N6 Junction 11 Athlone Eastbound on slip road

Section 75 of the Roads Act, 1993
TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF ROADS


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 National road network as described hereunder. The closure shall be for the period March 20th to March 23rd 2017 (closure to be between 10pm - 5am on each night).  This restriction is necessary to facilitate network upgrade works on behalf of Eircom Ltd.

Road to be closed:    
N6 Junction 11 Athlone Eastbound on slip road

Alternative Route:  

  • Traffic from Hillquarter on the L4022 instead of turning right onto Plunkett Road, the L4023, at the mini-roundabout should carry on travelling east on to the 2 Mile Road, the L4001. Carry along the 2 Mile Road until its intersection with the N55 and turn right at the traffic signals. At the next set of traffic signals, N6 Junction 10, turn left onto the N6 on slip eastbound.
  • Traffic travelling north along Plunkett Road, the L4023, should carry on north to the 2 Mile Road, the L4001 and turn right at the mini-roundabout. Carry along the 2 Mile Road until its intersection with the N55 and turn right at the traffic signals. At the next set of traffic signals, N6 Junction 10, turn left onto the N6 on slip eastbound.

A map indicating the location of the road closure and the diversions to be put in place may be viewed on the local authority’s website at www.westmeathcoco.ie

Content Last Updated/Reviewed: 09/03/2017