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Traffic / Roads Update - Temporary closure of roads in connection with a motor rally being organised by ALMC Motor Club - Sunday 2nd July 2017

Date Released: 21 June 2017

 

TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF ROADS IN CONNECTION WITH A MOTOR RALLY

BEING ORGANISED BY ALMC MOTOR CLUB

 

Meath County Council has made an order to temporarily close the following roads listed below to through traffic on the date and times specified.

 

Sunday, 2nd July, 2017 

 

- Stage 1   Rathcore                                         09:00 hrs to 18:00 hrs

- Stage 2   Longwood                                       09:00 hrs to 18:30 hrs

- Stage 3   Kildalkey                                         09:30 hrs to 19:00 hrs

 

These are the maximum permitted road closure periods but the organisers may reopen the roads earlier should the event finish ahead of schedule.

 

Local Access:

Residents and Property holders will be facilitated by advance agreement with the organisers during the closure period.

 

Stages 1-4-7  “Rathcore”

 

  • L-62253-19 from the junction with the R-159-33 to the junction with the L -80142-10

(Townlands of Strany Beg & Killballyporter onto Kill Bridge)

 

  • L-80142-10 from the junction with the L-62253-19 at Kill Bridge to the junction with the L-6225-0 (Townlands of Corballis, Togher)

 

  • L-6225-0 from the junction with the L-80142-10 to the junction with the L-62252-0 and ahead for 200m    

(Townlands of Fordstown & Johnstown)

 

  • L-62252-0 from the junction with the L-6225-0 to the junction with the L-62251

(Townland of Cullentry)

 

  • L-62251-0 from the junction with the L-62252-0 to the junction with the L-6225-18

(Townlands of Cullentry, Rathcore)

 

  • L-6225-18 from the junction with the L-62251-0 to the junction with the L-62261-0 and ahead for 200m ahead on the L-6225-18

(Townland of Rathcore)

 

  • L-62261-0 from the junction with the L-6225-18 to the junction with the L-6226-0

(Townland of Rathcore)

 

  • L-6226-0 from the junction with the L-62261-0 to the junction with the L-4020-2 / L-2226-0

(Townlands of Ballynakill, Cloguiffen)

 

Stages 2-5-8  “Longwood”

 

  • L-80311-11 from the junction with the R160-91 to the junction with the L-80312-0 ahead for 200m

(Townland of Derrinlig)

 

  • L-80312-0 from the junction with the L-80311-11 to the junction with the  L-8031-12

(Townland of Moneymore)

 

  • L-8031-12 from the junction with the L-8031-0 to the junction with the L-8030-0 and ahead for 200m

(Townlands of Moneymore, Stonyford)

 

  • L-8030-0 from the junction with the L-80312-12 to the junction with the L80301-0 and ahead for 200m

(Townland of Stonyford)

 

  • L-80301-0 from the junction with the L-8030-0 to the junction with the R161-183

(Townland of Drummond)

 

  • R161-183 from the junction with the L-80301-0 to the junction with the L-4016-15 and ahead for 300m

(Townland of Ballyadams)

 

  • L-40161-0, L-40161-14 & L-40161-21 from the junction with the L-4016-15 to the junction with the R156

(Townlands of Clonygrange, Cloneycavan, Tinkerslane, Derryconor & Batterstown )

 

Diversion signs will be in place.

 

Alternative Routes for the R-161

 

      Kinnegad to Trim

  • Travelling on the R161 from Kinnegad towards  Ballivor or Trim

 

Take the R148 in Kinnegad heading east, turn left  onto the R160 for Longwood, pass through Longwood on the R160 and take the R156 for Ballivor or continue on R160 for Trim.

 

Ballivor or Trim to Kinnegad

  • Travelling on the R161 from Ballivor or Trim towards Kinnegad

 

Take the R161 in Trim heading south west, continue. Turn left on R156, turn right onto R160 for Longwood, continue , turn right onto R148 towards Kinnegad

 

Take the R156 in Ballivor heading east, turn right onto the R160, towards Longwood, continue, turn right onto R148 towards Kinnegad

 

Stages 3-6-9  “Kildalkey”

 

  • L-40122-0 from the junction with the R-156 to the junction with the L-40121-0

(Townlands of Shanco)

 

  • L-40121-0 from the junction with the L-40122-0 to the junction with the L-4012-13

(Townland of Corballis)

 

  • L-4012-13 from the junction with the L-40121-0 to the junction with the L-4011-10

(Townland of Corballis)

 

  • L-4011-10 from the junction with the L-4012-13 to the junction with the L-80121-10 and ahead for 200m

(Townlands of Rathkenna)

 

  • L-80121-0 from the junction with the L-4011-10 to the junction with the L-8012-0

(Townland of Coolronan)

 

  • L-8012-0 from the junction with the L-80121-0 to the junction with the L-8011-13

(Townlands of Coolronan, Cloghbrack, Ballynadrimna)

 

  • L-8011-13 from the junction with the L-8012-0 to the junction with the L-80071-0

(Townlands of Baskinagh Upper, Ballynadrimna)

 

  • L-80071-0 from the junction with the L-8011-13 to the junction with the L-8007-24

(Townlands of Baskinagh Upper)

 

  • L-8007-24 from the junction with the L-80071-0 to the junction with the L-8011-13

(Townlands of Baskinagh Lower)

 

  • L-8011-13 from the junction with the L-8007-24 to the junction with the L-4012-2

(Townlands of Baskinagh Lower)

 

  • L-4012-2 from the junction with the L-8011-13 to the junction with the L-4012-0

(Townlands of Kildalkey)

 

Diversion and information signs will be in place.

 

These intended temporary road closures are necessary to facilitate the holding of a motor rally comprising of three (3) loops of the three (3) special stages.

 

Local Access:

Residents and Property holders will be facilitated by advance agreement with the organisers throughout the closure period.

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