Temporary Closing of Roads – Road Closed: Monaghan Town

Monaghan County Council gives notice of its intention to close the following road in the Municipal District of Monaghan in County Monaghan:

Date and time of Closure:            Sunday 11th December 2022 (9.00 a.m. to 8.00 p.m.)

To Facilitate:                                      Monaghan Christmas Street Food Festival

Road Closed:                                     Monaghan Town

LS5515 – Lower Mill Street between North Road and Church Square

R867 – From Market Street to the Diamond (including Church Square)


Diversion Routes:

Traffic coming from the North via Glaslough Street, wishing to access the Clones Road (N 54), or the Cootehill Road (R188), or the Ballybay Road (R162), may do so via Dublin Street, Macartan Road.

Traffic coming from the South, via Dawson Street, wishing to access Dublin Street, may do so via North Rd (NS 54).

Taxi Rank outside of Courthouse to be temporarily relocated to the North Road alongside the DV8 premises.

Local and emergency services access will be catered for at all times.

Any interested person may lodge an objection in writing to the closing of the above-mentioned roads with the A/Senior Engineer, Monaghan County Council, MTEK II Building, Knockaconny, Monaghan not later than Tuesday 29th November 2022.  Any objections must be clearly marked on envelope “Objection to Road Closure”.

If you have any queries concerning this Road Closure, please contact the Monaghan Municipal District, The Glen, Monaghan at 047 73777 or email monaghan@monaghancoco.ie.


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

Gareth McMahon

A/Director of Services

Transport, Community and Rural Development

24th November 2022