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Transportation Division

The Transportation Division seeks to ensure the safe & efficient movement of buses, cyclists, pedestrians, cars and goods within the City. The main strategies pursued in this regard include the:

  • optimising mobility for all across the network 
  • influencing travel demand patterns and choice to support the development of an integrated and sustainable transport system

 This is achieved by the:

  • Management of road closures and traffic diversions
  • Provision of parking facilities for cars, buses & coaches, cyclists, taxis & commercial vehicles loading & unloading
  • Design, installation & maintenance of traffic signals, pedestrian crossings, RTPI signs, VMS sigs etc
  • Maintenance of public lights
  • Promotion of Road Safety
  • Promotion of sustainable transport modes

Road Closures and Diversions

Cork City Council Transportation Division

Road Closures and Diversions

Issue date Friday 17th of August 2018

Ongoing Works

Smith Street: Full closure currently in place from the junction of Phoenix Street to the junction of South Mall to facilitate the redevelopment of No.85 South Mall (PJ Hegarty Construction) – ** this closure will remain in place until October 2018 **

Lower Glanmire Road: Lane restriction currently in operation outbound from the junction of Trafalgar Hill to facilitate watermain installation (Coffey Northumbrian Ltd.), expect delays.

Tivoli Dual Carriageway: Lane restriction in operation from 0930hrs – 1530hrs daily to facilitate installation of watermain (Coffey Northumbrian).

Parnell Place: Lane Restriction in place during the following hours to facilitate crane lifts for Maldron Hotel Redevelopment (JJ Rhatigan Ltd.)

Mon-Wed:        0430-0630hrs, 0900-1430hrs, 1930-0600hrs

Thurs-Friday:   0430-0630hrs, 0900-1430hrs, 1930-0600hrs

Saturday Only: 0430-0930hrs

St.Patrick`s Bridge Rehabilitation: Bus Lane Closure in operation until Mid/End of August, for Phase 1 of the Works. Two Traffic Lanes to be Maintained Northbound at present (Cumnor Construction)

Albert Quay East: Lane restriction in place 0930-1530hrs to facilitate glazing installation to front facade of Navigation Square, (BAM)

Carbery Grove, Knocknaheeny: Road closure in place form 0930hrs on Monday the 2nd of July until Friday the 24th of August on Carebery Grove (Between its Junction with Harbour View Road and Junction with Ardmore Avenue at the rear of Bernardos Brighter Future Centre) as part of the City Northwest Quarter Regeneration Scheme Phase 2A. (Murnane & O`Shea)

  • Access for residents on Carbery Grove will be via a new temporary road entering/existing on Ardmore Avenue for this period.

  • A new temporary entrance/exist will be provided from Dunmanus Park for residents of 98-110A Harbour View Road.

Harley Street: Road Closure in place until 1800hrs on the 30th of August to facilitate with service diversion works on the Harley Street Bridge (L&M Keating)

 

Merchants Quay: Lane restriction in operation in place to facilitate preparatory works for Harley Street Bridge Installation (L&M Keating)

St Patricks Quay: Lane restriction in operation in place to facilitate preparatory works for Harley Street Bridge Installation, Harley Street Will be closed as part of the works (L&M Keating)

Dorgan`s Road: Road Closure in place form 0930hrs Monday 30th of July until 1800hrs Friday 24th of August, from its junction with College Road and junction with Glasheen Road, to facilitate new service installation (MGOS)

Sawmill Street: Road Closure in place westbound only until October 2019, from its junction with Rutland Street and Junction with White Street, to facilitate Rutland Square Social Housing Development ( O`Shea Builders)

****N71 Viaduct Pavement Rehabilitation Works****: Contra flow system in operation from Monday 7th of August. Traffic to be rerouted onto one side of the dual carriageway. One lane of traffic to be maintained in each direction at all times. Works to continue until 30th of September. Expect delays (Egis Lagan)

Sarsfield Road: Lane restriction in operation 0930-1530hrs to facilitate footpath repair works as part of the N40 Supplementary Works, Expect Delays (MGOS)

 

Upcoming Works:

Saturday 18th of August 2018

Morrison`s Quay: Road Closure in place 0800-2000hrs from Morrison`s Street eastward to end of Morrison`s Quay to facilitate maintenance works on the passport building (Excell Sealants)

Highfield Avenue: Road Closure in place 0930-1700hrs from its junction with College Road and Magazine Road to facilitate jet vac of blocked foul line (Cork Drain Ltd)

Lough Road: Road Closure in place 0700-1400hrs to facilitate a full water pipe road crossing by the Lough Villas Junction (Water/CCC)

Cornmarket Street: Road Closure in place 1100-1800hrs from its junction with Castle Street and Kyrl`s Quay/Lavitt`s Quay Junction to facilitate the community festival. Kyle Street Will also be closed as part of the closure

Sunday 19th of August 2018

Morrison`s Quay: Road Closure in place 0800-2000hrs from Morrison`s Street eastward to end of Morrison`s Quay to facilitate maintenance works on the passport building (Excel Sealants)

Monday 20th of August 2018

Western Road: Bus Lane Closure in place 0930hrs until 1800hrs on the Saturday 25th of August  to facilitate footpath installation outside the Ziggurat Student Apartment Complex (BAM), expect delays

Sarsfield Road: Lane restriction in operation 0930-1530hrs to facilitate footpath repair works as part of the N40 Supplementary Works, Expect Delays (MGOS)

College Road: Stop/Go in operation 0930- 2100hrs to facilitate new gully installation works (Ryca Contracts)

Dorgan`s Road: Road Closure in place form 0930hrs Monday 30th of July until 1800hrs Friday 24th of August, from its junction with College Road and junction with Glasheen Road,  to facilitate new service installation (MGOS)

Cotter Street: Road Closure in place 0930hrs on Monday 20th of August until 1800hrs on Friday 24th of August to facilitate scaffold works. Stable Lane will also be closed as part of the works, Local access to be maintained (John Paul Construction)

Harbour View Road: Stop/Go in operation to facilitate service installation works as part of the as part of the City Northwest Quarter Regeneration Scheme Phase 2A. (Murnane & O`Shea)

Upper Fair Hill: Stop/Go in operation 0800-1800hrs to facilitate road resurfacing works (Lagan Asphalt)

Clifton Avenue: Give/Take in operation 0800-1800hrs to facilitate localised civils works as part of the road resurfacing works (Lagan Asphalt).

Tuesday 21st of August 2018

Western Road: Bus Lane Closure in place 0930hrs until 1800hrs on the Saturday 25th of August  to facilitate footpath installation outside the Ziggurat Student Apartment Complex (BAM), expect delays

Sarsfield Road: Lane restriction in operation 0930-1530hrs to facilitate footpath repair works as part of the N40 Supplementary Works, Expect Delays (MGOS)

College Road: Stop/Go in operation 0930- 2100hrs to facilitate new gully installation works (Ryca Contracts)

Cotter Street: Road Closure in place 0930hrs on Monday 20th of August until 1800hrs on Friday 24th of August to facilitate scaffold works. Stable Lane will also be closed as part of the works, Local access to be maintained (John Paul Construction)

South City link Junction / Old Station Road: Four way Stop/Go in operation 2200-0600hrs to facilitate traffic light upgrade works (Infratech)

Blackrock Road: Stop/Go in operation 0930-1630hrs to facilitate water leak repair (Water / CCC)

Harbour View Road: Stop/Go in operation 0930-1800hrs to facilitate service installation works as part of the as part of the City Northwest Quarter Regeneration Scheme Phase 2A. (Murnane & O`Shea)

Upper Fair Hill: Stop/Go in operation 0800-1800hrs to facilitate road resurfacing works (Lagan Asphalt)

Skehard Road: Stop/Go in operation 0930-1800hrs to facilitate road resurfacing works (Lagan Asphalt)

Clifton Avenue: Give/Take in operation 0800-1800hrs to facilitate localised civils works as part of the road resurfacing works (Lagan Asphalt).

 

 

Wednesday 22nd of August 2018

Western Road: Bus Lane Closure in place 0930hrs until 1800hrs on the Saturday 25th of August  to facilitate footpath installation outside the Ziggurat Student Apartment Complex (BAM), expect delays

College Road: Stop/Go in operation 0930- 2100hrs to facilitate new gully installation works (Ryca Contracts)

Sarsfield Road: Lane restriction in operation 0930-1530hrs to facilitate footpath repair works as part of the N40 Supplementary Works, Expect Delays (MGOS)

Cotter Street: Road Closure in place 0930hrs on Monday 20th of August until 1800hrs on Friday 24th of August to facilitate scaffold works. Stable Lane will also be closed as part of the works, Local access to be maintained (John Paul Construction)

Bridge Street / Coburg Street: Two-way Stop/Go in operation 2200-0600hrs to facilitate traffic light upgrade works (Infratech)

Harbour View Road: Stop/Go in operation 0930-1800hrs to facilitate service installation works as part of the as part of the City Northwest Quarter Regeneration Scheme Phase 2A. (Murnane & O`Shea)

Sullivans Quay: Lane restriction in place 0930-1600hrs to facilitate trial pit by Sober Lane bar (Priority Geotechnical)

Skehard Road: Stop/Go in operation 0930-1800hrs to facilitate road resurfacing works (Lagan Asphalt)

Clifton Avenue: Give/Take in operation 0800-1800hrs to facilitate localised civils works as part of the road resurfacing works (Lagan Asphalt).

Annalee, Mayfield: Stop/Go in operation 0930-1800hrs to facilitate road resurfacing works (Lagan Asphalt)

Thursday 23rd of August 2018

Western Road: Bus Lane Closure in place 0930hrs until 1800hrs on the Saturday 25th of August  to facilitate footpath installation outside the Ziggurat Student Apartment Complex (BAM), expect delays

College Road: Stop/Go in operation 0930- 2100hrs facilitate new gully installation works (Ryca Contracts)

Sarsfield Road: Lane restriction in operation 0930-1530hrs to facilitate footpath repair works as part of the N40 Supplementary Works, Expect Delays (MGOS)

Cotter Street: Road Closure in place 0930hrs on Monday 20th of August until 1800hrs on Friday 24th of August to facilitate scaffold works. Stable Lane will also be closed as part of the works, Local access to be maintained (John Paul Construction)

College Road: Stop/Go in operation 0930-1600hrs to facilitate ESB ducting works (ESB)

Harbour View Road: Stop/Go in operation 0930-1800hrs to facilitate service installation works as part of the as part of the City Northwest Quarter Regeneration Scheme Phase 2A. (Murnane & O`Shea)

North Mall: Stop/Go in operation 0930-1600hrs to facilitate trial pit (Priority Geotechnical)

South City Link: Lane restriction in place inbound 0500-0700hrs to facilitate tree and hedge trimming (Parks /CCC)

Wellington Road: Stop/Go in operation 0800-1800hrsto facilitate localised civils works as part of the road resurfacing works (Lagan Asphalt).

Somerton Park: Stop/Go in operation 0800-1800hrsto facilitate localised civils works as part of the road resurfacing works (Lagan Asphalt).

Clifton Avenue: Stop/Go in operation 0800-1800hrs to facilitate road resurfacing works (Lagan Asphalt).

LoughMahon: Stop/Go in operation 0800-1800hrs to facilitate road resurfacing works (Lagan Asphalt).

 

Friday 24th of August 2018

Western Road: Bus Lane Closure in place 0930hrs until 1800hrs on the Saturday 25th of August  to facilitate footpath installation outside the Ziggurat Student Apartment Complex (BAM), expect delays

College Road: Stop/Go in operation 0930- 2100hrs to facilitate new gully installation works (Ryca Contracts)

Sarsfield Road: Lane restriction in operation 0930-1530hrs to facilitate footpath repair works as part of the N40 Supplementary Works, Expect Delays (MGOS)

Cotter Street: Road Closure in place 0930hrs on Monday 20th of August until 1800hrs on Friday 24th of August to facilitate scaffold works. Stable Lane will also be closed as part of the works, Local access to be maintained (John Paul Construction)

College Road: Stop/Go in operation 0930-1600hrs to facilitate ESB ducting works (ESB)

Harbour View Road: Stop/Go in operation 0930-1800hrs to facilitate service installation works as part of the as part of the City Northwest Quarter Regeneration Scheme Phase 2A. (Murnane & O`Shea)

Mount Sion Road / Bonaventure Place: Stop/Go in operation 0800-1800hrsto facilitate localised civils works as part of the road resurfacing works (Lagan Asphalt).

Knightscourt: Stop/Go in operation 0800-1800hrs to facilitate road resurfacing works (Lagan Asphalt).

LoughMahon: Stop/Go in operation 0800-1800hrs to facilitate road resurfacing works (Lagan Asphalt).

 

Events

 

Saturday 18th of August 2018

Cork Coal-Quay Family Festival.  Please follow the link for more information:

https://www.heritageweek.ie/whats-on/event/cork-coal-quay-family-festival-2018

 

 

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Cork City Council thanks you for your co-operation and apologises for the disruption that may be caused by these works. Please find all these closures and other information on Cork City Councils Website www.corkcity.ie/roadclosures

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