Temporary Closing Of Roads – N54

Monaghan County Council intends to close the following road in the Municipal District of Ballybay- Clones in County Monaghan.

Dates of Closure:            14/03/2024 to 15/03/2024                                           

Roads Closed:                 N54 in the Vicinity of the Ulster Canal Visitor’s Centre

Times:                               Evening/Nighttime Closure 6pm to 6am

To Facilitate:                   Over pumping of a manhole within the road to allow a Sewer connection to be completed in relation to the Ulster Canal Restoration Project, Clones.

Diversion Routes:

Diversions for N54 traffic travelling west will be diverted via R183, then via A34 into Newtownbutler in Northern Ireland and via B533 to diversion end at the B533/A3 Junction (Wattlebridge)

Diversion for N54 traffic travelling east will be diverted via B533 (Wattlebridge) into Newtownbutler in Northern Ireland, then via A34 and R183 with diversion end at the R183/N54 junction.

Local access will be provided and every effort will be made to minimise delays. Diversion route will be signposted.

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


Kevin West

A/Senior Engineer,

Roads and Transportation

7th March 2024.