01 Jul 2022

Traffic problems abound in Kilkenny as 'Comer Road is closed

Surfacing and road marking to take place on road which is in poor condition

Traffic problems abound in Kilkenny as 'Comer Road is closed

Traffic woes relating to the construction of the Central Access Scheme in Kilkenny continue this week, with a section of the Castlecomer Road now closed until Friday.

Fox Contracts have given notice to local residents that the road will be closed from yesterday (Monday) until Friday between the hours of 7am and 9pm. The road is closed from the northern side of the new road’s roundabout up to the roundabout with Barrack Street.

Local access only to the residents and businesses of Castlecomer Road, Newpark Drive, and the new road. No through traffic will be permitted.

The works include surfacing and road marking. The road surface of the roundabout at Newpark Drive/Castlecomer Road has been in a poor condition for weeks now. 

Traffic problems persist in the area at peak times particularly.

To continue reading this article for FREE,
please kindly register and/or log in.

Registration is absolutely 100% FREE and will help us personalise your experience on our sites. You can also sign up to our carefully curated newsletter(s) to keep up to date with your latest local news!

Register / Login

Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.

Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.