Temporary Closing Of Roads – R178-5 Parnell Street from Main Street to The R178 Shercock Road.

Monaghan County Council gives notice of its intention to close the following roads in the Municipal District of Carrickmacross-Castleblayney in County Monaghan:

Date and Times: Thursday 2nd November to Thursday 30th  November 2023 (08:00 and 18:00)

To Facilitate:     Road Surfacing Improvement Works

Road Closed:     R178-5 Parnell Street from Main Street to The R178 Shercock Road.


Diversion Routes:

Traffic will be diverted straight on R927-3 Main Street onto Monaghan Street, Tun left onto the LP-4050 Ross Road.


Monaghan Co. Council is now implementing measures to restrict the movement of HGV’s (Heavy Goods Vehicles) through Main Street, Carrickmacross between the hours of 8am to 5am Monday to Sunday. These restrictions only apply to vehicles of 3-axle or greater.

Any interested person may lodge an objection to the closing of the above-mentioned road with the Roads Department, Monaghan County Council, MTEK II Building, Knockaconny, Monaghan not later than Tuesday 24th October 2023.  Any objections must be clearly marked on envelope “Objection To Road Closure”.

If you have any queries concerning this Road Closure, please contact The Municipal District of Carrickmacross-Castleblayney, Civic Offices, Riverside Road, Carrickmacross, Co. Monaghan at (042) 9661236 or email carrickmacross@monaghancoco.ie

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

Kevin West

A/Senior Engineer

Roads and Transportation

19th October 2023