Current Roadworks & Temporary Road Closures

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Asdill’s Row, Dublin 2

A request has been received from The City Council’s Road Maintenance Division for the temporary closure of the following road to facilitate road resurfacing work on the dates and times listed below:

Asdill’s Row (from Crampton Quay to Temple Bar), Dublin 2 from 00.00hrs on Monday 19th September 2016 to 24.00hrs on Monday 26th September 2016.
      
Traffic Management Plan

  • Pedestrian and local access will be maintained.

Finglas Road, Dublin 11

A request has been received from Office of Public Works (OPW) for the temporary closure of the following road to facilitate the National Famine Commemoration on the date and times listed below:

Finglas Road (from Old Finglas Road to Prospect Road), Dublin 11 from 07.00hrs to 14.00hrs on Sunday 11th September 2016.

Traffic Management Plan

  • Northbound traffic wishing to travel on Finglas Road, will be diverted via Prospect Avenue, Botanic Road to Old Finglas Road.
  • Southbound traffic wishing to travel on Finglas Road will be diverted via Old Finglas Road to Botanic Road.
  • Pedestrian and local access will be maintained.
     

Grant Thornton Corporate 5K Team Challenge 2016

A request has been received from the Athletics Ireland for the temporary closure of the following roads to facilitate the Grant Thornton Corporate 5k Team Challenge 2016.

Samuel Beckett Bridge, City Quay, Sir John Rogerson’s Quay, Cardiff Lane, Custom House Quay, North Wall Quay and Guild Street from 19:00 hrs to 20:30 hrs on Tuesday 13th September 2016.   

Traffic Management Plan

  • Southbound traffic on North Strand Road / Portland Row wishing to travel across Samuel Beckett Bridge will be diverted via Amiens Street, Memorial Road and Talbot Memorial Bridge.
  • Northbound traffic on Macken Street / Pearse Street wishing to travel across Samuel Beckett Bridge will be diverted via Pearse Street, Tara Street and Butt Bridge.
  • Pedestrian access and local access will be maintained.

Molesworth Street, Dublin 2

Sisk Steconfer Joint Venture intends to close the following road to facilitate Luas Cross City works on the dates and times listed below:

  • Molesworth Street (from Dawson Street to Molesworth Place), Dublin 2 from 00.00hrs on Monday 29th August 2016 to 24.00hrs on Sunday 30th October 2016.

Traffic Management Plan

  • Traffic on Dawson Street wishing to travel on Molesworth Street will be diverted via Nassau Street and Kildare Street.
  • Pedestrian and local access will be maintained.
     

Thomas Lane, Dublin 1

Sisk Steconfer Joint Venture intends to close the following road to facilitate Luas Cross City works on the dates and times listed below:

Thomas Lane (from Cathedral Street to Cathal Brugha Street), Dublin 1 from 00.00hrs on Friday 26th August 2016 to 24.00hrs on Sunday 28th August 2016.

Traffic Management Plan

  • Local access will be maintained.

Great Dublin Bike Ride

A request has been received from Cycling Ireland (with Sport Ireland) for the temporary closure of the following roads to facilitate the start of the Great Dublin Bike Ride on the date and times listed below:

  • Arran Quay, Father Matthew Bridge, Inns Quay, O’Donovan Rossa Bridge, Grattan Bridge, Ormond Quay Lower & Upper, Bachelors Walk, O’Connell Bridge, Eden Quay, Butt Bridge, Talbot Memorial Bridge, Custom House Quay, Samuel Beckett Bridge and North Wall Quay., Dublin 1 from 07.30hrs to 09.00hrs on Sunday 11th September 2016.

Traffic Management Plan

  • Traffic wishing to cross the Liffey during the temporary road closures on the north Quays, from 07.30 to 09.00hrs, will be diverted via Islandbridge and East Link Bridge /Port Tunnel.
  • The Gardai will temporarily manage traffic at junctions along the routes between 08.00 and 13.50 hrs.
  • Traffic diversions will apply as the race proceeds.
  • Pedestrian access will be maintained. 
     

Spring Garden Lane, Dublin 2.

A request has been received from John Paul Construction for the temporary closure of the following road to facilitate construction work on Trinity Hotel on the dates and times listed below:

  • Spring Garden Lane, Dublin 2 from 00.00hrs on Monday 12th September 2016 to 24.00hrs on Tuesday 12th September 2017.

Traffic Management Plan

  • Traffic on Townsend Street wishing to travel on Spring Garden Lane to Pearse Street will be diverted via Shaw Street.
  • Pedestrian and local access will be maintained.

Smithfield Horse Fair Event

The City Council’s, Culture, Recreation & Amenity Department intends to close the following roads facilitate the Smithfield Horse Fair Event on the date and times listed below:

Smithfield, New Church Street, Friary Grove, Bow Street, Lincoln Lane, Nicholas Avenue, May Lane, Hammond Lane, Phoenix Street North, Arran Street, Haymarket, Blackhall Walk, Brown Street North, Burgess Lane, Arran Quay Terrace, Coke Lane and Stable Lane, Dublin 7, from 07:00hrs to 15:00hrs on Sunday 4th September 2016.

Traffic Management Plan

  • Horse Fair traffic access to Smithfield will be via North King Street only.
  • Local vehicular access will be maintained.
  • Pedestrian access will be maintained.
     

Old Abbey Street, Dublin 1.

A request has been received from Collen Construction Ltd. for the emergency temporary closure of the following road to facilitate crane lift operations on the dates and times listed below:

  • Abbey Street Old, Dublin 1 from 06.00hrs on Saturday 27th August 2016 to 24.00hrs on Sunday 28th August 2016.

Traffic Management Plan

  • Traffic on Beresford Place wishing to access Marlborough Street will be diverted via Gardiner Street Lower and Talbot Street.
  • Southbound traffic on Marlborough Street wishing to access Beresford Place will be diverted via Eden Quay.
  • Pedestrian and local access will be maintained

St. Andrew’s Lane, Dublin 2.

Glenbeigh Construction Ltd. intends to close the following road to facilitate crane lift operations on the dates and times listed below:

St.Andrew’s Lane (Exchequer Street to Trinity Street), Dublin 2,

Period 1: from 00.00hrs to 07.00hrs on Wednesday 31st August 2016.

Period 2: from 00.00hrs to 07.00hrs on Wednesday 7th September 2016.

Period 3: from 00.00hrs to 07.00hrs on Tuesday 13th September 2016.
   
Traffic Management Plan

Pedestrian and local access will be maintained.


Westmoreland Street, Dublin 2.

Sisk Steconfer Joint Venture intends to close the following road to facilitate Luas Cross City works on the dates and times listed below:

  • Westmoreland Street, right-turn lane to D’Olier Street, Dublin 2 from 00.00hrs on Monday 15th August 2016 to 24.00hrs on Monday 5th September 2016.

Traffic Management Plan

  • Bus Gate on Fleet Street will be temporarily suspended.
  • Traffic on Westmoreland Street wishing to travel on D’Olier Street to Townsend Street & College Street will be diverted via Fleet Street.
  • Traffic on Westmoreland Street wishing to access D’Olier Street will be diverted via O’Connell Bridge, O’Connell Street, Abbey Street Middle, Liffey Street Lower, Bachelors Walk and O’Connell Bridge.
  • Pedestrians access will be maintained.

Pembroke Row, Dublin 2.

New Century Engineering Ltd. intends to close the following road to facilitate drainage connection works on the dates and times listed below:

  • Pembroke Row (from Baggot Street Lower to Lad Lane), Dublin 2 from 00.00hrs on Monday 15th August 2016 to 24.00hrs on Saturday 20th August 2016.

Traffic Management Plan

  • Traffic on Baggot Street Lower wishing to travel on Pembroke Row to Lad Lane will be diverted via Fitzwilliam Street Upper, Fitzwilliam Place and Cumberland Road.
  • Traffic on Lad Lane wishing to travel on Pembroke Row to Baggot Street Lower will be diverted via Cumberland Road, Fitzwilliam Place and Fitzwilliam Street Upper.
  • Pedestrian and local access will be maintained.

Spitalfields, Dublin 8.

Flynn Crane Hire intends to close the following road to facilitate crane lift operations on the date and times listed below:

Spitalfields, Dublin 8.

  • Period 1:     From 09.00hrs to 17.00hrs on Monday 22nd August 2016.
  • Period 2:    From 09.00hrs to 17.00hrs on Monday 5th September 2016.#

Traffic Management Plan

  • Traffic on Carmen’s Hall wishing to travel on Spitalfields to Mark’s Alley West will be diverted via Francis Street
  • Pedestrian and local access will be maintained.

Chapelizod Road, Dublin 8.

Piranha Triathlon Club intends to close the following road to facilitate the Dublin City Triathlon event:

  • Chapelizod Road, (from South Circular Road / Islandbridge to Chapelizod Gate, Phoenix Park) Dublin 8 from 07.30 hrs to 14.00 hrs on Sunday 28th August, 2016.          

Traffic Management Plan

  • •    Traffic on Conyngham Road wishing to travel on Chapelizod Road to Chapelizod will be diverted via South Circular Road, Sarsfield Road, Con Colbert Road and St. Laurence Road.
  • •    Traffic on Lucan Road, Chapelizod, wishing to travel on Chapelizod Road to Conyngham Road will be diverted via St. Laurence Road, Sarsfield Road, Con Colbert Road and South Circular Road.
  • •    Pedestrian and local access will be maintained.

James Larkin Road, Dublin 5.

KN Network Services intends to close the following road to facilitate road resurfacing work on the dates and times listed below:

  • James Larkin Road (from Clontarf Road/Mount Prospect Road to Causeway Road), Dublin 5 between 19.00hrs to 07.00hrs each night from Monday 15th August 2016 to Monday 29th August 2016.

Traffic Management Plan

  • Outbound traffic on Fairview wishing to travel on Clontarf Road & James Larkin Road to Kilbarrack, Sutton and Howth will be diverted via Howth Road.
  • Inbound traffic on Dublin Road wishing to travel on James Larkin Road to Clontarf Road will be diverted via Howth Road, Sybil Hill Road and Vernon Avenue. 
  • Pedestrian access will be maintained.
     

Thomas Court, Dublin 8.

The City Council’s Water Services Division intends to close the following road to facilitate water main repairs on the dates and times listed below:

  • Thomas Court (from Thomas Street to the junction of Rainsford Street, Hanbury Lane), Dublin 8 from 00.00hrs on Saturday 13th August 2016 to 24.00hrs on Sunday 14th August 2016.

Traffic Management Plan

  • Traffic on Bridgefoot Street and Thomas Street wishing to travel on Thomas Court to Marrowbone Lane will be diverted via James’s Street, Echlin Street, Grand Canal Place, Bellevue and School Street.
  • Traffic on James’s Street wishing to travel on Thomas Court to Marrowbone Lane will be diverted via Echlin Street, Grand Canal Place, Bellevue and School Street.
  • Pedestrian and local access will be maintained.

Benson Street, Dublin 2.

Flynn Management & Contractors intends to close the following road to facilitate crane lift operations on the dates and times listed below:

  • Benson Street (from Sir John Rogerson’s Quay to Green Street East), Dublin 2 from 00.00hrs on Monday 8th August 2016 to 24.00hrs on 12th August 2016.

Traffic Management Plan

  • Traffic on Sir John Rogerson’s Quay wishing to travel on Benson Street to Hanover Quay will be diverted Forbes Street.
  • Traffic on Hanover Quay wishing to travel on Benson Street to Sir John Rogerson’s Quay will be diverted via Forbes Street.
  • Pedestrian and local access will be maintained.

York Street and Saint Stephen’s Green West, Dublin 2.

Bennett Construction Ltd. intends to close the following roads to facilitate road repairs and upgrading on the dates and times listed below:

  • York Street (from Saint Stephen’s Green West to Mercer Street) and Saint Stephen’s Green West (from Cuffe Street to York Street), Dublin 2 from 00.00hrs on Monday 8th August 2016 to 24.00hrs on Sunday 28th August 2016.

Traffic Management Plan

  • Traffic on Saint Stephen’s Green South & Harcourt Street wishing to travel on Saint Stephen’s Green South & York Street to Mercer Street will be diverted via Cuffe Street, Redmond’s Hill, Aungier Street and York Street.
  • Pedestrian and local access will be maintained.

Duke Lane, Dublin 2.

Sisk Steconfer Joint Venture intends to close the following road to facilitate Luas Cross City works on the dates and times listed below:

  • Duke Lane, Dublin 2 from 00.00hrs on Wednesday 27th July 2016 to 24.00hrs on Sunday 6th November 2016.

Traffic Management Plan

  • Pedestrian and local access will be maintained.

Cecilia Street, Temple Bar,  Dublin 2.

The City Council’s Road Maintenance Division intends to close the following road to facilitate roadway repairs on
the dates and times listed below:

  • Cecilia Street, Temple Bar, Dublin 2 from 00.00hrs on Monday 8th August 2016 to 24.00hrs on Monday 22nd August 2016.

Traffic Management Plan

  • Pedestrian and local access will be maintained

Ormond Road and Church Avenue, Dublin 9.

The City Council’s Road Maintenance Division intends to close the following roads to facilitate road resurfacing on the dates and times listed below:
   

  • Ormond Road and Church Avenue (from Drumcondra Road Upper to Grace Park Road), Dublin 9 between 08.00hrs and 20.00hrs each day from Monday 8th August 2016 to Friday 19th August 2016.

Traffic Management Plan

  • Traffic on Drumcondra Road Upper wishing to travel on Ormond Road will be diverted via Church Avenue and onto Grace Park Road.
  • Outbound traffic on Grace Park Road wishing to access Ormond Road will be diverted via Griffith Avenue, Drumcondra Road Upper and Church Avenue.
  • Inbound traffic on Grace Park Road wishing to access Ormond Road will be diverted via Richmond Road, Drumcondra Road Upper and Church Avenue.
  • Pedestrian and local access will be maintained.
     

Pembroke Row, Dublin 2.

A request has been received from New Century Engineering Ltd for the temporary closure of the following road to facilitate drainage connection works on the dates and times listed below:

Pembroke Row (from Baggot Street Lower to Lad Lane), Dublin 2 from 00.00hrs on Monday 15th August 2016 to 24.00hrs on Saturday 20th August 2016.

Traffic Management Plan

  • Traffic on Baggot Street Lower wishing to travel on Pembroke Row to Lad Lane will be diverted via Fitzwilliam Street Upper, Fitzwilliam Place and Cumberland Road.
  • Traffic on Lad Lane wishing to travel on Pembroke Row to Baggot Street Lower will be diverted via Cumberland Road, Fitzwilliam Place and Fitzwilliam Street Upper.
  • Pedestrian and local access will be maintained.

Rock ‘n’ Roll Dublin Half Marathon

Competitor Sports Ireland Ltd. intends to close the following road to facilitate the Rock ‘n’ Roll Dublin Half Marathon on the date and times listed below:

  • North Wall Quay, (from Castleforbes Road to East Wall Road), Dublin 1 from 02.00hrs to 11.00hrs on Sunday 7th August 2016.

Traffic Management Plan

  • Traffic on East Wall Road wishing to travel inbound on North Wall Quay will be diverted via Sheriff Street and New Wapping Street.
  • Traffic on Custom House Quay & North Wall Quay wishing to travel on East Wall Road will be diverted via New Wapping Street and Sheriff Street.
  • Pedestrian and local access will be maintained.

Fassaugh Avenue & Nephin Road, D. 7.

The City Council’s Road Maintenance Division intends to close the following roads to facilitate road resurfacing works on the dates
and times listed below:

Location 1:    Fassaugh Avenue (from Ratoath Road to Broombridge Road), Dublin 7.
Location 2:    Nephin Road (from Ratoath Road to Navan Road), Dublin 7.

Period 1:    from 09.00hrs on Saturday 30th July to 23.00hrs on Sunday 31st July 2016.
Period 2:    from 09.00hrs on Saturday 6th August to 23.00hrs on Sunday 7th August 2016.

Traffic Management Plan Location 1:

  • Traffic on Ratoath Road and Nephin Road wishing to travel on Fassaugh Avenue will be diverted via Cabra Road and Carnlough Road.
  • Traffic on Fassaugh Avenue wishing to travel on Ratoath Road and Nephin Road will be diverted via Carnlough Road and Cabra Road.
  • Pedestrian and local access will be maintained#

Traffic Management Plan Location 2:

  • Traffic on Ratoath Road and Fassaugh Avenue wishing to travel on Nephin Road will be diverted via Navan Road.
  • Traffic on Blackhorse Avenue wishing to travel travel on Nephin Road to Ratoath Road and Fassaugh Avenue will be diverted via Skreen Road and Navan Road.
  • Traffic on Nephin Road (from Ratoath Road to Navan Road) wishing to travel on Ratoath Road and Fassaugh Avenue will be diverted via Navan Road.
  • Pedestrian and local access will be maintained.

Anglesea Lane, Dublin 4.

The City Council’s Environment & Engineering Division intends to close the following road to facilitate flood protection works on the dates and times listed below:

  • Anglesea Lane, Dublin 4 from Monday 13th June 2016 to Friday 23rd December 2016.

Traffic Management Plan

  • Pedestrian access will be maintained.

Talbot Street, Dublin 1.

Sisk Steconfer Joint Venture intends to close the following road to facilitate Luas Cross City works on the dates and times listed below:

  • Talbot Street (from Gardiner Street to Marlborough Street), Dublin 1 from 00.00hrs on Saturday 21st May 2016 to 24.00hrs on Monday 8th August 2016

Traffic Management Plan

Local access for vehicles & pedestrians will be maintained.


Dominick Street Upper, Dublin 1.

Sisk Steconfer Joint Venture intends to close the following road to facilitate Luas Cross City works on the dates and times listed below:
    
Dominick Street Upper (from Mountjoy Street to Palmerston Place), Dublin 7 from 00.00hrs on Monday 11th April 2016 to 24.00hrs on Sunday 14th August 2016.
        
Traffic Management Plan

  • Traffic on Bolton Street wishing to travel on Dominick Street Upper to Western Way will be diverted via Dorset Street Upper and St. Mary’s Place North.
  • Traffic Constitution Hill wishing to travel on Western Way & Dominick Street Upper to Bolton Street will be diverted via Church Street Upper and King Street North.
  • Pedestrian and local access will be maintained.

Suffolk Street and Grafton Street, Dublin 2.

GMC Utilities Ltd intends to close the following streets to facilitate Luas Cross City works:

Suffolk Street and Grafton Street (from Nassau Street to Duke Street), Dublin 2 from 0.00hrs on Sunday 1st  November 2015 to 24.00hrs on Monday 31st October 2016.

Traffic Management Plan

  • Bus Gate on Nassau Street, from Dawson Street to Suffolk Street, will be closed.
  • Traffic on Dawson Street wishing to travel on Nassau Street to access Suffolk Street & Grafton Street will be diverted via Nassau Street, Leinster Street South, Lincoln Place, Westland Row, Pearse Street, College Street, College Green, Trinity Street and St. Andrew Street.
  • Pedestrian and local access will be maintained.

Alterations to Traffic Arrangements on Bishop Street from February 1st 2015.

In a bid to reduce traffic conflict at the junction, Dublin City Council will be closing access from Bishop Street onto Aungier Street/Redmond’s Hill from Sunday February 1st 2015.

The closure is designed to improve traffic flow along Aungier Street particularly in light of the increased bus traffic in the area due to recent Luas Diversionary works.

The closure will make it safer for both pedestrians and cyclists passing through the junction and improve the environment for local residents by reducing traffic along Bishop Street.

The closure will initially be implemented for a trial period of 6 months with a view to making the closure permanent should it prove successful.

A drawing indicating alternative routes for motorists on Bishop Street from 1st February 2015 is provided below.

Possible Diversionary Routes for Local Traffic on Bishop’s Street

Bishop Street to Wexford Street:

Traffic can proceed down Peter’s Row, turn right at Whitefriar Place and turn right onto Aungier Street.

Bishop Street to Aungier Street:

Traffic can proceed down Peter’s Row, turn right at Whitefriar Place and turn right or left onto Aungier Street.

Bishop Street to Digges Street Upper

Traffic can proceed down Peter’s Row, turn right at Whitefriar Place, turn right onto Aungier Street, and then turn left onto Digges Street Upper

Comments or Observations on the Closure can be forwarded to traffic@dublincity.ie

Strand Street Great, Dublin 1.


A request has been received from Pantibar for the temporary closure of the following road to enhance crowd safety at an event in  Panitbar on the dates and times listed below:

Strand Street Great (from Jervis Street to Capel Street), Dublin 1 from 09.00hrs on Saturday 25th June to 01.00hrs on Sunday 26th June 2015.


Traffic Management Plan

•    Traffic on Strand Street Great wishing to travel on Capel Street will be diverted via Jervis Street and Parnell Street.
•    Pedestrian and local access will be maintained.