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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 13th July 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, 0900-1530hrs, 1930-2300hrs

Thurs-Friday:   0430-0630hrs, 0900-1530hrs, 1400-1500hrs, 2200-0130hrs

Saturday Only: 0430-0930hrs

St.Patrick`s Bridge Rehabilitation: Bus Lane Closure in operation from 0930hrs on Monday 18th 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.

    Church Road, Blackrock: Road Closure in place northbound only from 1000hrs Monday 16th of July until 1800hrs Friday 3rd of August. Northbound closure in place from Skehard Road Junction to McGrath Park Junction only, in order to facilitate upgrade works to the junction as part of Skehard Road Realignment Scheme. Diversions in place (MGOS).

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

    Upcoming Works:

Saturday 14th of July 2018

Mardyke Walk: Road Closure from corner of Western road in place from 0800hrs to 2100hrs on the 15th July. (Laya Spectacular)

Christy Ring Bridge: Lane restriction in place 0500-1300hrs to facilitate road re-lining, expect delays (Traffic / CCC)

Lower Glanmire Road: Lane restriction in operation outbound until 1530hrs to facilitate accommodation works at New Supermacs Building (Killeen Civil Eng)

 

Sunday 15th of July 2018

Mardyke Walk: Road Closure from corner of Western road in place until 2100hrs. (Laya Spectacular)

Douglas Street: Road Closure in place 0900-1530hrs from Friars Street Junction to Dunbar Street Junction to facilitate emergency water leak repair (Water / CCC)

Sundays Well Road: Road Closure in place 0930-1530hrs from North Mall Junction to Shanakiel Road Junction to facilitate water leak repair, Local access to be maintained (Water / CCC)

 

Monday 16th of July 2018

Western Road: Bus Lane Closure in place 0930hrs until 1800hrs Friday 20th of July, to facilitate footpath installation outside the Ziggurat Student Apartment Complex (BAM), expect delays

McCurtain Street: Bus Lane Restriction 0930-1600hrs to facilitate slit trench works for watermain investigation (Coffey Northumbrian).

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

Lower Glanmire Road: Lane restriction in operation outbound from 0930hrs until Saturday the 21st to facilitate accommodation works at New Supermacs Building (Killeen Civil Eng)

Church Road, Blackrock: Road Closure in place northbound only from 1000hrs Monday 16th of July until 1800hrs Friday 3rd of August. Northbound closure in place from Skehard Road Junction to McGrath Park Junction only, in order to facilitate upgrade works to the junction as part of Skehard Road Realignment Scheme. Diversions in place (MGOS).

Cotters Street: Road Closure in place from 0930hrs until 2300hrs on Wednesday the 18th of July to facilitate facade rendering, Stable Lane will also be affected as part of the closure, Local access will be maintained (John Paul Construction)

Evergreen Road: Stop/Go in operation 0930-1600hrs by Bunscoil Chriost Ri to facilitate water leak repair (Water / CCC)

Capital Cinema, Grand Parade: Three Way Stop/Go in operation overnight at junction of Washington Street 2200-0600hrs to facilitate crane lift onto Capital Cinema Building (Walls Construction)

Aventine, Blarney Street: Stop/Go in operation 0930-1530 to facilitate gas service connections (BBCLG)

Dublin Hill: Road Closure in place outbound only 0930-15300hrs to facilitate kerbing installation works, Diversion in place, (Roads North / CCC)

Bishopstown Road: Lane restriction in place 1930-0600hrs inbound at CUH junction to facilitate lighting column works (Airricity)

Tuesday 17th of July 2018

Western Road: Bus Lane Closure in place 0930hrs until 1800hrs Friday 20th of July, to facilitate footpath installation outside the Ziggurat Student Apartment Complex (BAM), expect delays

Lower Glanmire Road: Lane restriction in operation outbound from 0930hrs until Saturday the 21st to facilitate accommodation works at New Supermacs Building (Killeen Civil Eng)

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

Dunbar Street: Full Road Closure in place 0930-1630hrs to facilitate broadband ducting works.

Margaret Street will also be closed as part of this Road Closure, local access to be maintained (Virgin)

Cotters Street: Road Closure in place until 2300hrs on Wednesday the 18th of July to facilitate facade rendering, Stable Lane will also be affected as part of the closure, Local access will be maintained (John Paul Construction)

Model Farm Road: Stop/Go in operation 0930-1530 to facilitate gas service connections (BBCLG)

White Street: Stop/Go in operation 0930-1600hrs to facilitate ducting works for Rutland Square Development (O `Shea Builders)

Dublin Hill: Road Closure in place outbound only 0930-1530hrs to facilitate kerbing installation works, Diversion in place, (Roads North / CCC)

Lower Glanmire Road: Lane restriction in operation 2000-0600hrs inbound by Millennium Gardens to facilitate lighting column works, two way traffic to be maintained (Airtricity)

Lower Glanmire Road: Lane restriction in operation 2200-0600hrs inbound by Water Street Junction to facilitate lighting column works, two way traffic to be maintained (Airtricity)

 

 

Wednesday 18th of July 2018

Western Road: Bus Lane Closure in place 0930hrs until 1800hrs Friday 20th of July, to facilitate footpath installation outside the Ziggurat Student Apartment Complex (BAM), expect delays

Lower Glanmire Road: Lane restriction in operation outbound from 0930hrs until Saturday the 21st to facilitate accommodation works at New Supermacs Building (Killeen Civil Eng)

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

Dunbar Street: Full Road Closure in place 0930-1630hrs to facilitate broadband ducting works.

Margaret Street will also be closed as part of this Road Closure, local access to be maintained (Virgin)

Cotters Street: Road Closure in place until 2300hrs on Wednesday the 18th of July to facilitate facade rendering, Stable Lane will also be affected as part of the closure, Local access will be maintained (John Paul Construction)

Belmont Avenue: Road Closure in place 0930-1600hrs from Sunnyside Road Junction to Somerton Road Junction to facilitate water leak repair, local access to be maintained (Water / CCC)

White Street: Stop/Go in operation 0930-1600hrs to facilitate ducting works for Rutland Square Development (O `Shea Builders)

Dublin Hill: Road Closure in place outbound only 0930-1530hrs to facilitate kerbing installation works, Diversion in place, (Roads North / CCC)

Lower Glanmire Road: Lane restriction in operation 2000-0600hrs inbound by Millennium Gardens to facilitate lighting column works, two way traffic to be maintained (Airtricity)

Lower Glanmire Road: Lane restriction in operation 2200-0600hrs inbound by Water Street Junction to facilitate lighting column works, two way traffic to be maintained (Airtricity)

Thursday 19th July 2018

Western Road: Bus Lane Closure in place 0930hrs until 1800hrs Friday 20th of July, to facilitate footpath installation outside the Ziggurat Student Apartment Complex (BAM), expect delays

McCurtain Street: Bus Lane Restriction 0930-1600hrs to facilitate slit trench works for watermain investigation (Coffey Northumbrian).

Lower Glanmire Road: Lane restriction in operation outbound from 0930hrs until Saturday the 21st to facilitate accommodation works at New Supermacs Building (Killeen Civil Eng)

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

Dunbar Street: Full Road Closure in place 0930-1630hrs to facilitate broadband ducting works.

Margaret Street will also be closed as part of this Road Closure, local access to be maintained (Virgin)

White Street: Stop/Go in operation 0930-1600hrs to facilitate ducting works for Rutland Square Development (O `Shea Builders)

Dublin Hill: Road Closure in place outbound only 0930-1530hrs to facilitate kerbing installation works, Diversion in place, (Roads North / CCC)

Friday 20th July 2018

Western Road: Bus Lane Closure in place 0930hrs until 1800hrs Friday 20th of July, to facilitate footpath installation outside the Ziggurat Student Apartment Complex (BAM), expect delays

McCurtain Street: Bus Lane Restriction 0930-1600hrs to facilitate slit trench works for watermain investigation (Coffey Northumbrian).

Lower Glanmire Road: Lane restriction in operation outbound from 0930hrs until Saturday the 21st to facilitate accommodation works at New Supermacs Building (Killeen Civil Eng)

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

Dunbar Street: Full Road Closure in place 0930-1630hrs to facilitate broadband ducting works.

Margaret Street will also be closed as part of this Road Closure, local access to be maintained (Virgin)

Dublin Hill: Road Closure in place outbound only 0930-1530hrs to facilitate kerbing installation works, Diversion in place, (Roads North / CCC)

 

Events:

 

Saturday 14th of July

All-Ireland Senior Hurling Quarter Final, Pairc Ui Chaoimh

Clare and Wexford on Saturday next, July 14th. 2018 at 3pm.

Please follow the link for Traffic Related Measures:

 http://paircuichaoimh.ie/pairc-ui-chaoimh-match-day-info/

 

Laya Spectacular Fitzgeralds Park

Please Follow the link for more information:

https://www.cityspectacular.com/cork

 

Sunday 15th of July

Laya Spectacular Fitzgeralds Park

Please Follow the link for more information:

https://www.cityspectacular.com/cork

 

 

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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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