Temporary Closing of Roads – to facilitate the Monaghan Town St. Patricks Day Parade

In order to facilitate the Monaghan Town St. Patricks Day Parade, Monaghan County Council in the Municipal District of Monaghan hereby gives notice of its intention to close the following roads:

Roads Closed

R867 – Church Square/The Diamond, Monaghan – from Rossmore Monument to Church Square

LS5515 – Lower Mill Street (From 12.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m. on Friday 17th March 2023)

Alternative Routes

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 Glaslough Street, Macartan Road and Castle Road.

Any interested person may lodge an objection to the proposed closure in writing to the A/Head of Roads & Transportation, Monaghan Co. Council, MTEK II Building, Knockaconny, Monaghan not later than Wednesday 1st March 2023. 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 Office, The Glen, Monaghan. Tel. No. 047 73777.


Gareth McMahon

A/Director of Services

Transport, Community and Rural Development

23rd February 2023