**The resurfacing works and road closure on the R420 and R424 at Lea Cross have been postponed due to the poor weather conditions.
It is intended that the emergency road closure will be in place from Monday 19th to Fri 23rd December during working hours to complete the works, weather permitting.
Inaccordance with the provisions of Section 75 of the above Act and Article 12 of theRoads Regulations, 1994, Laois County Council hereby serves notice that it intends to close the R424 Regional Road and R420 Strategic Regional Road at LeaCross, in the townlands of Lea and Loughmansland Glebe, Co. Laois.
The proposed closure is for a period not exceeding two weeks from Monday 12th December 2011. The closure is required for the purpose of facilitating thecarrying out of works at Lea Cross.
The alternative route is via the R420 to Canal Road, L3158, to Portlaoise Road R419, to R422 at Kennel Cross to R445 at New Inn Cross, to R424 at Monasterevin.
Appropriate signage will be erected on the diversion route to inform road users.
A map indicating the alternative route is available for inspection at the officesof Laois County Council, Áras an Chontae, Portlaoise during normal office hoursand the Portarlington Area Office, 1 Park Lane, Portarlington, Co. Laois,on Tuesdays and Fridays from 9.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m. and 2.00 p.m. to 5.00 p.m.
Any queries regarding this road closure maybe directed to the Portarlington Area Office, 1 Park Lane, Portarlington, Co.Laois at (057) 8636533.
Road works location:
R424 Regional Road and R420 Strategic Regional Road at Lea Cross
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