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Temporary Road Closures - M6 and N6 Slip Roads

WESTMEATH COUNTY COUNCIL
ROADS ACT, 1993
TEMPORARY CLOSING OF PUBLIC ROADS

Pursuant to Section 75 of the Roads Act 1993, & Article 12 of the Roads Regulations 1994, notice is hereby given that Westmeath County Council proposes to temporarily close the following road for the period and reason specified below: -

Roads subject of proposed closure

1. M6 Junction 4 Westbound On and Off Slip Roads
2. M6 Junction 5 Westbound On and Off Slip Roads and Eastbound On and Off Slip Roads
3. M6 Junction 7 Westbound On and Off Slip Roads and Eastbound On and Off Slip Roads
4. N6 Junction 9 All Slip Roads
5. N6 Junction 11 All Slip Roads

Period of Proposed Closure

For a period of 14 consecutive days between Friday 21st August and Friday 30th October 2020

Reason for Proposed Closure

To facilitate Pavement Improvement works.

Alternative routes:

1. M6 Junction 4 Westbound On & Off Slip roads

• M6 Junction 4 Westbound Off Slip Roads – Divert via M6 J3, R400, R446 M6 J4
• M6 J4 WB On-Slip Closure – Divert via R446, R389, M6 J5

2. M6 Junction 5 Westbound On & Off Slip roads and followed by Eastbound On & Off Slip roads

• M6 J5 WB Off-Slip Closure – Divert via M6 J4, N52, R446, R389 to J5
• M6 J5 WB On-Slip Closure – Divert via R389, R446, R420, M6 J6
• M6 J5 EB Off-Slip Closure – Divert via M6 J6, R420, R446, R389, M6 J4
• M6 J5 EB On-Slip Closure – Divert via R389, R446, N52, M6 J4

3. M6 Junction 7 Westbound On & Off Slips and followed by Eastbound On & Off Slip roads

• M6 J7 WB Off-Slip Closure – Divert via M6 J6, R420, R446, L5436, M6 J6
• M6 J7 WB On-Slip Closure – Divert via R446, N62, M6 J8
• M6 J7 EB Off-Slip Closure – Divert via M6 J6, R420, R446, L5436, M6 J6
• M6 J7 EB On-Slip Closure – Divert via L5436, R446, R420, M6 J6

4. N6 Junction 9 All Slip roads

• M6 J9 WB or EB Off-Slip Closure – Divert via J8, N62, R446, R916 to N6 J9
• M6 J9 WB or EB On-Slip Closure – Divert via R916, N62, N6 J10 or R916, N62 N6 J8

5. N6 Junction 11 All Slip roads

• M6 J5 WB Off-Slip Closure – Divert via M6 J4, N52, R446, R389 to J5
• M6 J5 WB On-Slip Closure – Divert via R389, R446, R420, M6 J6
• M6 J5 EB Off-Slip Closure – Divert via M6 J6, R420, R446, R389, M6 J4
• M6 J5 EB On-Slip Closure – Divert via R389, R446, N52, M6 J4

Objections to this proposed temporary road closure should be made in writing to the Transportation Section, Westmeath County Council, Áras and Chontae, Mount St., Mullingar, Co. Westmeath on or before 4pm on Wednesday, 19th August 2020.

 

Content Last Updated/Reviewed: 11/08/2020