Temporary Closing Of Roads – R867 – Church Square, Monaghan (From Rossmore Monument to Church Square)

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

Date of Closure:               Saturday 2nd December 2023

Times:                                  8.00am to 8:00pm

To Facilitate:                     Monaghan Christmas Street Food Festival 

Road Closed:                     R867 – Church Square, Monaghan

(From Rossmore Monument to Church Square)

LS5515 – Lower Mill Street


Diversion Routes:

Westbound traffic approaching from Glaslough Street (N54-10) will be diverted at the Diamond (R867-1) left onto Dublin Street (N54-10) then take the 3rd exit at the roundabout at Old Cross Square onto Broad Road (N54-10) then right at the junction of Broad Road and Market Street onto Market Street (N54-8)

Eastbound traffic approaching from Dawson Street (N54-8) will be diverted straight ahead onto Church Square then right onto Mill Street (LS5515-0) then continue straight ahead onto The Diamond (R867-1)

Taxi Rank outside of Courthouse to be temporarily relocated to the North Road alongside the DV8 premises.

Entrance to the Courthouse carpark will be via Broad Road (N54-10) and Castle Road (LT14121-0)

Existing exit from the courthouse carpark onto Church Square (R867-1) will be maintained for the duration of the event.

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


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

Kevin West

A/Senior Engineer

Roads and Transportation

30th November 2023