My colleague Cllr Darragh Butler and I have received a notice from Fingal County Council in relation to an application the council has received from an application has been received from GMC Utilities Group Ltd. for permission to temporarily close a road in the Swords area for the purpose of laying a new water main. These works are being carried out on behalf of Irish Water.
It is proposed that the road will be closed from 10.00am Monday 26th February until 6.00pm Sunday 11th March 2018.
The road in question is:
Forest Road (L2025) - From the entrance of Boru Court to the entrance of Oulart.
Alternative routes available for vehicular traffic are as follows:
Diversion for North Bound traffic at the L2300/Boroimhe/
Rathingle Road Junction:
• Divert onto Rathingle Road at the traffic signals travelling Westbound turning onto River Valley Road at the roundabout.
• Follow River Valley Road Northbound and return onto Forest Road.
Diversion for South Bound traffic travelling on the Forest Road (L2025):
• Right turn onto River Valley Road at the traffic signals.
• First exit onto Rathingle Road at the roundabout travelling East. Rejoin the Forest Road at the L2300/Boroimhe/ Rathingle Road junction.
Any person may lodge an objection online through the Consultation Portal, at https://consult.fingal.ie, or in writing to the Senior Executive Officer, Balbriggan Swords Operational Area, Fingal County Council, Grove Road, Blanchardstown, Dublin 15, to arrive no later than 4.00pm on Friday 2nd February 2018.