Temporary Closing of Roads
Monaghan County Council gives notice of its intention to close the following road in the Municipal District of Monaghan in County Monaghan:
Date of Closure: Tuesday 17th March 2020.
Times: 12.30pm to 6pm.
To Facilitate: The St. Patricks Day Parade.
R867 – Church Square, Monaghan – from Rossmore Monument to Church Square
LS5515 – Lower Mill Street
Diversions from Emyvale to Ballybay, Clones, Cootehill will be via the N2 bypass to the Dublin Road and R937 Macartan Road
Local access to the town centre and the Courthouse car park will be via Dublin Street, Macartan Road and Castle Road.
A map showing the areas affected is available for inspection at the Monaghan Municipal District Office, The Glen, Monaghan.
Any interested person may lodge an objection to the closing of the above-mentioned roads with the Head of Roads, Monaghan County Council, MTEK II Building, Knockaconny, Monaghan not later than Tuesday 3rd March. Any objections must be clearly marked on envelope “Objection To Road Closure”.
This Notice complies with the Roads Act 1993 (section 75)
If you have any queries concerning the proposed road closure, please contact The Monaghan Municipal District Co-ordinator, The Glen, Monaghan. Tel. No. 047 73777.
Head of Roads
27th February 2020
Temporary Closing Of Roads
Monaghan County Council gives notice of its intention to close the following road in the Municipal District of Carrickmacross/Castleblayney in County Monaghan:
Date of Closure: Tuesday March 17th.
Times: 2pm to 6pm.
To Facilitate: The St. Patrick’s Day Parade.
Carrickmacross from the junction of the Dundalk / Donaghmoyne Roads at the entrance to the Stedfast Industrial Complex, through Farney Street, onto Main Street as far as Monaghan Street.
Local diversions will be in place.
Any interested person may lodge an objection to the closing of the above-mentioned roads with the Head of Roads, Monaghan County Council, MTEK II Building, Knockaconny, Monaghan not later than Tuesday 3rd March 2020. Any objections must be clearly marked on envelope “Objection To Road Closure”.
This notice complies with the Roads Act 1993 (Section 75)
Head of Roads
27th February 2020
Monaghan County Council win gold at prestigious Community Awards
Monaghan County Council has been announced as winners at this year’s All Ireland Community & Council Awards. The ceremony presented by IPB Insurance and LAMA took place on Saturday the 15th February 2020 in Croke Park Stadium, Dublin.
The prestigious awards recognise and celebrate community groups and councils working together across Ireland. They highlight the extraordinary work carried out within communities and reward unsung heroes for the phenomenal contribution they make throughout the year. With over 200 entries received, there were 24 well deserving winners crowned in the various different categories.
Now in its 14th year, winners from Monaghan County Council were:
- Best Connected Council (Communication & Digital Marketing) – GOLD Award
Monaghan Alerts (Monaghan County Council)
- Best Environmental / Ecological Project / Initiative – GOLD Award
Collaborative Action for the Natura Network (CANN)
- Best Public Park – SILVER Award
Rossmore Forest Park
The Council’s nominee to LAMA and Monaghan MD Cathaoirleach, Cllr. Sean Conlon was present at the awards ceremony along with staff involved in the short-listed projects.
Congratulations to our winners and a huge well done to all who were shortlisted.
Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons for inclusion on the following panel from which temporary vacancies arising during the lifetime of the panel may be filled:-
Visitor Information Officer
Monaghan Tourist Information Office
Temporary Vacancy (June to September 2020)
Salary €24,120 per annum pro-rata
Application forms and further details are available to download here
Human Resource Management Section,
Monaghan County Council,
Telephone No: 047 73702/73703
Shortlisting will take place on the basis of the information provided on the application form and it is expected that given the qualifications and experience of prospective applicants that the shortlisting requirements will be significantly higher than the minimum standard set out.
Closing date for the receipt of completed application forms:
4.00pm on Friday 20th March 2020
Monaghan County Council is an Equal Opportunities Employer
Canvassing will automatically disqualify