Road Closure


In accordance with the provisions of Section 75 of the above Act and Article 12 of the Roads Regulations, 1994, Laois County Council hereby serves notice of the decision to temporarily close the following roads in the vicinity of Main Street, Church Avenue, Bridge Street and Well Road Portlaoise for durations of 3-7 days during the period from Wednesday 12th July 2017 to Friday 28th July 2017.

Road Number Road/Street Name Proposed Dates for Closure (inclusive) Times for Closure

L-63102-0       Well Road    Wed 12/07/17 to Tues 18/07/17  08:00 hrs to 18:30 hrs

L-63101-0       Bridge St      Tues 18/07/17 to Thurs 20/07/17 19:00hrs to 06:30 hrs

L-63101-0      Church Ave   Tues 25/07/17 to Friday 28/07/17 08:00 hrs to 18:30 hrs

The closure is necessary to facilitate the upgrade of the electricity supply network in Portlaoise town.   Temporary Traffic Management and Road Diversion arrangements will be in place.

Local access will be facilitated where possible.