26 May 2022

'Temporary' road closure lasting seven months in Limerick

Roadworks in operation so expect delays today and for the next few days

LIMERICK City and County Council has given notice of the "temporary" closure of a road for seven months.

The affected route is the Cratloe Road (L-8078-190) - prior to its junction with the Pass Road (L-8079-80) for a distance of 1022m in a north west direction to the bridge structure at the Crompaun River (county border line with Clare County Council).

It commences on Tuesday, February 1 at 8am until Wednesday, August 31 at 6pm.

The road closure is to "enable a phase of construction works on the Limerick Northern Distributor Road Scheme Project".

Diversions will be via Coonagh to Knockalisheen Distributor Road Phase 1, Coonagh Shopping Centre-Tesco, R445, R857, R527, N18 & Phares Road L3110.

Local access and egress for residents and businesses will be maintained at all times.

For more information please see the notice on

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