Night Time Temporary Closing of Roads

Monaghan County Council gives notice to close the following road in the Municipal Districts of Carrickmacross-Castleblayney, Ballybay- Clones and Monaghan in County Monaghan as advertised in the Irish Independent on 3rd March 2022.

Dates of Closure:            Sunday 20st March 2022 – Saturday 2nd April 2022

                                               Sunday 8th May 2022 – Saturday 21st May 2022

                                               Sunday 10th July 2022 – Saturday 23rd July 2022

                                               Sunday 4th September 2022 – Saturday 17th September 2022


Road Closed:                     N2 Castleblayney Bypass – from the townland of Moy Otra         (Clontibret Village) to the townland of Tullyvin (Tullyvin                      Roundabout). Closure will be implemented on one direction only at any point in time.

Times:                                  10pm – 5am 

To Facilitate:                      Verge Maintenance, Drainage Maintenance, Litter Picking and Response Repairs


Diversion Routes:            Main Diversion via Old N2 (LP3444) at Clontibret Village through

Annayalla Village and Castleblayney Town, then accessing the N2 via the

N53 and vice versa. Diversions will be in place for the duration of the closure.

Every effort will be made to minimise delays.

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

G McMahon

A/Senior Engineer

Roads and Transportation

10th March 2022