Temporary Closing of Roads – To Facilitate:The Halloween Bat’s Festival

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

Date and time of Closure: Sunday 29th October 2023 (10.00 a.m. to 7.00 p.m.)

To Facilitate:     The Halloween Bat’s 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 along side the DV8 premises

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

Any objections must be clearly marked on envelope “Objection To Road Closure”


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

Kevin West

A/Senior Engineer

Roads and Transportation

19th October 2023