Notice given for road closure

Notice is hereby given that, pursuant to Section 75 of the Roads Act 1993, and the Temporary Closing of Roads Regulations 1994, Kerry County Council is proposing to close to public traffic the following road.

N71 between Kenmare and Moll’s Gap

The road will be closed from 8am on Monday, 16th January 2017 to 5pm on Thursday, 16 March 2017, both dates inclusive.

The purpose of the road closure is to facilitate the repair to the retaining walls along this section of road.

There will no access for pedestrians and cyclists during these works.
Diversions will be in place via the R568 to Sneem and the N70 to Kenmare. Traffic travelling from Killarney are advised to use the N22 and the R569 via Kilgarvan.