Temporary Road Closure - Notice of Intention - Athy MD - Garda Motor Club

Closed5 Sep, 2023, 8:00am - 11 Sep, 2023, 5:00pm

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Temporary Closing of Roads

Notice of Intention

Roads Act, 1993

Roads Regulations, 1994

Kildare County Council, on behalf of An Garda Siochána Motor Club, gives notice in accordance with Section 75 of the Roads Act, 1993 and the Roads Regulations, 1994 that it intends to close the following road on Sunday, 22 October 2023 to facilitate the running of a Motor Hillclimb/Sprint.


Road to be Closed


(Junction with)


(Junction with)

Duration of Closure (at any one time)



L8070 Blackwood Cross Roads

L8024 Skerries Cross Roads

8am – 6pm



R418 Ardscull Crossroads

L8024 Skerries Crossroads

8am – 6pm



R418 Ardscull Crossroads

L8070 Blackwood Crossroads

8am – 6pm

Alternative Routes:

Northbound traffic on the L4007 will be diverted right at Geraldine Crossroads to Russelstown Cross Rd, R418, turn left and proceed north to Fontstown Crossroads, turn left, proceed along the R415 to Boley Crossroads at junction with L4007.

Southbound traffic will proceed along the R415 to Fontstown Crossroads with the R418, turn right and proceed south towards Athy. At Russelstown Crossroads turn right and proceed to Geraldine Crossroads at junction with the L4007.

Diversionary routes will be clearly signposted, as agreed with the Council and An Garda Síochána. Emergency access and restricted local access will be maintained.

Any objections/observations should be lodged in writing to the A/Senior Executive Officer, Roads, Transportation and Public Safety, Aras Chill Dara, Devoy Park, Naas, Co. Kildare or by clicking "make a submission" on or before 5:00 p.m. on Monday, 11 September 2023.


Temporary Road Closure
Notice of Intention