Temporary Closing of Roads –

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

Date of Closure: Saturday 16th March 2024           

Times: (i) 18:30hrs to 21:00hrs and (ii) 19:00hrs to 21:00hrs

To Facilitate: Saint Patrick’s Eve Parade 2024      


Roads Closed: (i) 18:30hrs to 21:00hrs.  

  1. R212 McCurtain Street between N54 and L2821 Ball Alley Street.
  2. R183 Analore Street between R212 McCurtain Street and L2820 Abbey Street.
  3. R868 Fermanagh Street between R183 98th Avenue and N54.
  4. N54 Cara Street between L2821 Ball Alley Street and R868 Fermanagh Street.
  5. N54 Monaghan Street between R868 Fermanagh Street and crossroads of N54 with R183 O’ Duffy Street and R183 98th Avenue.


Roads Closed: (ii) 19:00hrs to 21:00hrs.

  1. L2800 Lower Fermanagh Street, L2800 Church Hill and L2800 Millbrook Upper between R183 98th Avenue and junction of L2800 Millbrook Upper with L2100 Lacky Road.


Diversion Routes:

N54 Eastbound traffic will be diverted via U9143 Clonfad Road, A34 Clones Road, R183 Newtownbutler Road and R183 98th Avenue.

N54 Westbound traffic will be diverted via R183 O’ Duffy Street, R183 Analore Street, L2820 Abbey Street and L2821 Ball Alley Street.

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 5th March 2024.  Any objections must be clearly marked on envelope “Objection To Road Closure”.


If you have any queries concerning this Road Closure, please contact the Ballybay/Clones Municipal District office, Glen Road, 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

29th February 2024