Road Closed: L-51824-0 Coolshannagh Road (Ballyalbany Bridge)

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

Date of Closure:               Wednesday 13th December 2023 at 7.00am to Thursday 14th December 2023 at 7pm

To Facilitate:                     Ground investigation works

Road Closed:                     L-51824-0 Coolshannagh Road (Ballyalbany Bridge)


Diversion Routes:

An alternative route will be signed with traffic being diverted via:

Traffic travelling north will be diverted on to the N54 national road, taking the first exit onto the N2 national road, then a left turn onto Cluain Ard (L16302)

Traffic travelling south will be diverted on to Cluain Ard (L16302), taking a right on to the N2 national road, and taking the third exit on to the N54 national 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 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 28th November 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 Active Travel Unit, Roads Section, MTEK II Building, Knockaconny, Monaghan, Co. Monaghan at 047 30597 or email

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

Kevin West

A/Senior Engineer

Roads and Transportation

16th November 2023