Temporary Closing of Roads – To Facilitate: Road Improvement Works

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

Date:    Between Thursday 2nd November 2023 and Friday 17th November 2023 (24 hr closure)

To Facilitate:     Road Improvement Works

Road Closed:

L-2800 Lower Fermanagh Street & Church Hill for a distance of 530m from junction of Lower Fermanagh Street with R183 Newtownbutler Road and R183 98th Avenue to junction of Church Hill with Riverlane & Millbrook Upper.

Diversion Routes:

Northbound traffic will be diverted via Newtownbutler & Magheraveely along R183 Newtownbutler Road, A34 Clones Road, B143 Magheraveely Road, L21002 / L-28001 Lisnaroe Road and Millbrook Upper.

Southbound traffic will be diverted via Magheraveely & Newtownbutler along Millbrook Upper, L21002 / L-28001 Lisnaroe Road, B143 Magheraveely Road, A34 Clones Road and R183 Newtownbutler Road.

All Detours will be signposted in order to direct the Traffic. (Local Access and Emergency Vehicles will be catered for at all times).


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 Ballybay/Clones, Co. Monaghan at 047 51018 or email clones@monaghancoco.ie.


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

Kevin West

A/Senior Engineer

Roads and Transportation

19th October 2023