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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 Friday22nd June 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, 0930-1230hrs, 1400-1500hrs, 1930-2300hrs

Thurs-Friday:   0430-0630hrs, 0930-1230hrs, 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)

Upcoming Works:

Saturday 23rd June 2018

Shandon Street Festival: The following streets will be closed today from 0900hrs – 1900hrs to facilitate this event: Church Street, Eason’s Hill, Chapel Street, Exchange Street, John Redmond Street & Francis Street.

Togher Rd / Clashduv Rd: Relining of Double Yellow Lines in operation 0600-1400hrs (Traffic / CCC), Expect Delays

 

Sunday 24th June 2018

South Mall: Full closure in place from 1615hrs – 2130hrs from the junction of Parliament Street to the junction of Morrison’s Street to facilitate the “Long Table” event, diversions in place. There will also be closures on Marlboro Street, Morgan Street, Cook Street, Washington street inbound & Grand Parade southbound will all be closed to facilitate the event

** Please note that there will be lane restrictions in operation from 1100hrs until the closure is implemented at 1615hrs**

 

Monday 25th June 2018

Harbour View Road: Stop/Go in operation 0930-1800hrs to facilitate installation of site services for the City Northwest Quarter Regeneration Scheme Phase 2A (Murnane & O`Shea Ltd)

Silverheights Drive: Give/Take in operation 0930-1600hrs to facilitate drainage repair (Drainage / CCC)

Lower Glanmire Road: Stop/|Go in operation 2200-0600hrs to facilitate new Storm connection at Supermacs Building (Killeens Civil Eng)

Western Road: Bus Lane Closure 0930-1800hrs to facilitate footpath installation outside the Ziggurat Student Apartment Complex (BAM), expect delays

Lee Road: At Entrance to Atkins Hall Give/ Take in operation to laying of duct 0930-1800hrs

(Site Investigations Ltd)

St Clares Avenue: Give/Take in operation 0930-1800hrs to facilitate ESB Duct Works (ESB)

Magazine Road: Stop/Go in operation 1930-0600hrs o/s Albert Quinlan & Co Building to facilitate ESB Duct installation (ESB)

Gordons Hill: Road Closure Southbound 0930-1530hrs to facilitate water leak repair (Water / CCC)

Lower Friars Walk: Road Closure in place Inbound1930-2330hrs from Connolly Rd Jnc. To Pearse Rd Jnc to facilitate water leak repair (Water / CCC)

Half Moon Street: Road Closure in place 0300-0530hrs to facilitate crane lift for Cork Opera House (East Cork Crane Hire Ltd)

Oliver Plunkett / Caroline Street: Road Closure in place 2300-0600hrs to facilitate crane lift for Old Oak Redevelopment (CField)

Infirmary Road / South Terrace Junction: Lane Restriction in place 0930-1600hrs to facilitate VMS Installation Works (Sorensen)

 

Tuesday 26th June 2018

Harbour View Road: Stop/Go in operation 0930-1800hrs to facilitate installation of site services for the City Northwest Quarter Regeneration Scheme Phase 2A (Murnane & O`Shea Ltd)

Silverheights Drive: Give/Take in operation 0930-1600hrs to facilitate drainage repair (Drainage / CCC)

Lower Glanmire Road: Lane Restriction in place inbound 2000-0600hrs to facilitate new foul connection at Supermacs Building (Killeens Civil Eng)

Western Road: BusLane Closure 0930-1800hrs to facilitate footpath installation outside the Ziggurat Student Apartment Complex (BAM), expect delays

St Clares Avenue: Give/Take in operation 0930-1800hrs to facilitate ESB Duct Works (ESB)

Oliver Plunkett / Caroline Street: Road Closure in place 2200-0700hrs to facilitate crane lift for Old Oak Redevelopment (CField)

Infirmary Road / South Terrace Junction: Lane Restriction in place 0930-1600hrs to facilitate VMS Installation Works (Sorensen)

 

Wednesday 27th June 2018

Harbour View Road: Stop/Go in operation 0930-1800hrs to facilitate installation of site services for the City Northwest Quarter Regeneration Scheme Phase 2A (Murnane & O`Shea Ltd)

Silverheights Drive: Give/Take in operation 0930-1600hrs to facilitate drainage repair (Drainage / CCC)

Lower Glanmire Road: Lane Restriction in place inbound 2000-0600hrs to facilitate new foul connection at Supermacs Building (Killeens Civil Eng)

Western Road: BusLane Closure 0930-1800hrs to facilitate footpath installation outside the Ziggurat Student Apartment Complex (BAM), expect delays

Skehard Road/ Blackrock Avenue Junction: Stop/GO in operation 1930-2330hrs to facilitate relocation of ESB Mini Pillar. Traffic Lights will be switched out as a result. (MGOS)

St Clares Avenue: Give/Take in operation 0930-1800hrs to facilitate ESB Duct Works (ESB)

Wilton Road @ Dennehy`s Cross: Lane closure in place outbound 1930-2330hrs to facilitate water leak repair (Water / CCC)

Oliver Plunkett / Caroline Street: Road Closure in place 2200-0700hrs to facilitate crane lift for Old Oak Redevelopment (CField)

Infirmary Road / South Terrace Junction: Lane Restriction in place 0930-1600hrs to facilitate VMS Installation Works (Sorensen)

N40 South Ring Road: Hard Shoulder closure in place 0500hrs until 2200hrs on Thursday 28th of June to facilitate survey works between J10 Mahon to Northbound bore of Jack Lynch Tunnel

 

Thursday 28th June 2018

Harbour View Road: Stop/Go in operation 0930-1800hrs to facilitate installation of site services for the City Northwest Quarter Regeneration Scheme Phase 2A (Murnane & O`Shea Ltd)

Silverheights Drive: Give/Take in operation 0930-1600hrs to facilitate drainage repair (Drainage / CCC)

Western Road: BusLane Closure 0930-1800hrs to facilitate footpath installation outside the Ziggurat Student Apartment Complex (BAM), expect delays

St Clares Avenue: Give/Take in operation 0930-1800hrs to facilitate ESB Duct Works (ESB)

Firgrove Gardens: Lane Closure in place 0930-1530hrs southbound from Firgrove Drive Jnc. to Curraheen Rd Jnc. to facilitate water leak repair (Water / CCC)

Infirmary Road / South Terrace Junction: Lane Restriction in place 0930-1600hrs to facilitate VMS Installation Works (Sorensen)

N40 South Ring Road: Hard Shoulder closure in place 0500hrs until 2200hrs to facilitate survey works between J10 Mahon to Northbound bore of Jack Lynch Tunnel

 

Friday 29th June 2018

Harbour View Road: Stop/Go in operation 0930-1800hrs to facilitate installation of site services for the City Northwest Quarter Regeneration Scheme Phase 2A (Murnane & O`Shea Ltd)

Silverheights Drive: Give/Take in operation 0930-1600hrs to facilitate drainage repair (Drainage / CCC)

Western Road: BusLane Closure 0930-1800hrs to facilitate footpath installation outside the Ziggurat Student Apartment Complex (BAM), expect delays

Infirmary Road / South Terrace Junction: Lane Restriction in place 0930-1600hrs to facilitate VMS Installation Works (Sorensen)

Upcoming Events:

Saturday 23rd June 2018

Shandon Street Festival: The following streets will be closed today from 0900hrs – 1900hrs to facilitate this event: Church Street, Eason’s Hill, Chapel Street, Exchange Street, John Redmond Street & Francis Street.

Please follow the link for more information: http://shandonstreetfestival.com/

 

Munster Senior Football Championship Pairc Ui Chaoimh: Cork Vs Kerry start time1900hrs, Please follow link for match day info: http://paircuichaoimh.ie/pairc-ui-chaoimh-match-day-info/

Sunday 24th June 2018

South Mall: Full closure in place from 1615hrs – 2130hrs from the junction of Parliament Street to the junction of Morrison’s Street to facilitate the “Long Table” event, diversions in place. There will also be closures on Marlboro Street, Morgan Street, Cook Street, Washington street inbound & Grand Parade southbound will all be closed to facilitate the event

** Please note that there will be lane restrictions in operation from 1100hrs until the closure is implemented at 1615hrs**

 

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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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