Current Works

Saint Patrick's Street - Time Regulated Bus Lane 15:00 - 18:30

With effect from Tuesday 27th March 2018, access to St. Patrick’s Street has been restricted to Public Transport together with taxis, cyclists and emergency vehicles from 3.00pm to 6.30pm each day.

Current works St. Patrick's Street

What city centre drivers need to know about the new traffic arrangements during the 3 pm to 6.30 pm restrictions:

  • Northbound traffic approaching from the South or West (Lough area, Wilton, Victoria Cross etc) via Dyke parade or Wood Street should turn into Prospect Row before the Mercy Hospital and travel onward to the quays.
  • Northbound traffic arriving from the south (Georges Quay/Parliament Bridge)Should turn right onto South Mall towards Parnell Place and onwards to the Quays.
  • Westbound traffic approaching from Merchants quay should proceed along the quays and onto North Main Street via Kyle Street or proceed onto Grattan Street.
  • Access to Daunt Square and Cornmarket Street remain open for local traffic during the restricted period.
  • There will be no access to St Patrick’s Street from Academy Street and so Emmet Place traffic  have the option to turn into Emmet Place (towards Cork Opera House) or turn into Drawbridge Street and Perry St.
  • There will be no exit from Drawbridge St onto St. Patrick’s St, except for taxis, minibuses and cyclists and emergency vehicles.

 For Further informationplease contact 021-4924058 or transportforcorkcity@corkcity.ie to discuss your alternative route.

Cork City Council would like to thank the public for their cooperation during the ongoing works.

Resurfacing Works - Middle Parish

Wednesday 25th April 2018

  • Sheare’s Street: Bus Lane closure in place from 1930hrs – 2330hrs between the junction of Coach Street and the junction of Grattan Street to facilitate the installation of red resin as part of the City Centre Public Transport Improvement Scheme (MGOS)

 Thursday 26th April 2018

  •  Henry Street: Full closure in place eastbound from 1930hrs – 0600hrs from the junction of Prospect Row to the junction of Millerd Street to facilitate the installation of ramps as part of the City Centre Public Transport Improvement Scheme (MGOS), diversion in place.
  • Henry Street: Full closure in place from 2230hrs – 0600hrs to facilitate resurfacing as part of the City Centre Public Transport Improvement Scheme (MGOS), diversion in place
  • Sheares Street: Bus Lane closure in place from 1930hrs – 2330hrs between the junction of Coach Street and the junction of Grattan Street to facilitate the installation of red resin as part of the City Centre Public Transport Improvement Scheme (MGOS)

Friday 27th of April 2018

  • Henry Street: Full closure in place westbound from 1930hrs – 0600hrs from the junction of Grattan Street to the junction of Devonshire Street West to facilitate resurfacing as part of the City Centre Public Transport Improvement Scheme (MGOS), diversion in place
  • Henry Street: Full closure in place from 2230hrs – 0600hrs to facilitate resurfacing as part of the City Centre Public Transport Improvement Scheme (MGOS), diversion in place

Local access will be accommodated for the duration of the works for more information please contact 021-4924058 or transportforcorkcity@corkcity.ie to discuss your alternative route.