Monaghan County Council Notices 10th October 2019


Temporary Closing Of Roads


Monaghan County Council gives notice to close the following road in the Municipal District of Ballybay-Clones in County Monaghan:

Date of Closure:-  

This road will be closed for 2 days between Thursday 17th October 2019 – Thursday

21st November 2019


Times:  8am – 6pm


To Facilitate: Resurfacing and Flood Alleviation Works on the R162 (Ballybay/Monaghan Road) at Corfad.


Road Closed

R162 (Ballybay/Monaghan Road) between Corfad and Creevagh, Ballybay.


Diversion Routes:


Northbound – Via R184, L3311, L3310 then L3320 (Ballybay to Ardaghy), then L1501 and L1500 (Ardaghy to Monaghan).


Southbound – Via L1501 and L1500 (Ardaghy to Monaghan), then Via R184, L3311, L3310 then L3320 (Ballybay to Ardaghy).


This notice complies with the Roads Act 1993 (Section 75)

F. McEntee

Head of Roads

10th October 2019


Draft Waste Bye-Laws 2019

Pursuant to Section 35(1) of the Waste Management Act 1996 as amended and Section 199(1) of the Local Government Act 2001 as amended and in accordance with Part 19 of the Local Government Act 2001 as amended, Monaghan County Council proposes to make a bye-law entitled ‘County of Monaghan (Segregation, Storage and Presentation of Household and Commercial Waste) Bye-Laws, 2019.


The purpose of making the bye-law is to ensure that households and businesses provide evidence of participation in an authorised waste collection service, use approved receptacles and storage, appropriately segregate waste and remove hazardous waste and ensure that an orderly waste collection is carried out in County Monaghan.



The penalties proposed for contravention of the bye-law is a fixed payment notice of €75 to be paid within 21 days and failing payment of the fixed penalty notice a maximum penalty on conviction of €2,500. Penalties for continued offences post-conviction are also provided for.



A copy of the proposed bye-law is available for inspection at the offices of Environmental Services, Monaghan County Council, Riverside Road, Carrickmacross, Co. Monaghan between the hours of 9am –, Monday to Friday for an eight-week period from Thursday 10th  October  until the 5th December  2019 or at the link below. A copy of the draft bye-law may be obtained by any person on the payment to Monaghan County Council of such fee (if any) as the local authority fixes not exceeding the reasonable cost of copying it.


Monaghan County Council will consider any submissions in relation to the draft bye-law which are submitted in writing to:


Nial O’Connor

Administrative Officer

Environment Section,

Monaghan County Council,

Riverside Road


Co. Monaghan


Or by email to


for a further period ending on 12th  December 2019 at 5pm. It is also proposed through the above Bye-Laws to revoke existing Bye-Laws entitled “County of Monaghan (Collection, storage and presentation of waste and certain related waste management matters) Bye-Laws 2008.


Tá cóip den Dréacht-Fhodhlíthe le fail as Gaeilge agus fáiltíonn an Comhairle roimh aighneacht i nGaeilge.



Adge King

Director of Services



Public Alert:
Mains Flushing to Carrickmacross Public Water supply 

Irish Water and Monaghan County Council


Monaghan County Council on behalf of Irish Water wishes to advise that water mains flushing will take place from Monday 14th of October 2019 to Friday 29th November 2019, on the Carrickmacross Public Water Supply Scheme.


The following areas will be affected Ballybay road , Monaghan road , Crossmaglen road , Convent lands,  Dublin road, Carrickmacross town centre & Shercock road .


Mains flushing is undertaken to improve the quality of water supplied to our customers. Customers in areas where flushing will take place will notice a temporary discoloration to their water but this discolouration will clear when allowed to run for a few minutes.

Water users may also experience reduced pressure for the duration of these works.

We regret any inconvenience caused.





Peadar Mc Guinness

Head of Water Services



Public Alert:
Mains Flushing to Monaghan Town Public Water supply 

Irish Water and Monaghan County Council


Date & Time:- 

Monday 07th October 2019 to Friday 11th October 2019 inclusive from 8am-6pm each day.


Roads Closed: –

LT55101 in the townland of Beagh.


Alternative Routes: –

Traffic travelling from LS5510 to the LS5520 will be diverted by remaining on the LS5510, then turning left onto LP1500 in the townland of Carrickanoran and the turning left onto the LS5520 in the townland of Crosses.

All Detours will be signposted in order to direct the Traffic. (Local Access and Emergency Vehicles will be catered for at all times).

If you have any queries concerning this Road Closure please contact The Municipal District of Monaghan, Co. Monaghan at 047 73777


F. McEntee

Head of Roads

3rd October 2019