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Notification of Temporary Traffic Management: R430 Drumagh

Laois County Council wishes to advise of the use of Temporary Traffic Lights at the following location: R430-322, Drumagh Between: Newtown and Moores Cross Roads ON and/or BETWEEN the following dates & times 24/01/2022 08:00:00 and 24/01/2022 18:00:00 25/01/2022 08:00:00 and 25/01/2022 18:00:00 For the purposes of Verge Maintenance Works […]


Temporary Speed Limit reduction – R422 The Rock

ROAD TRAFFIC ACT 2004 In accordance with the provisions of Section 10 of the above Act, Laois County Council hereby serves notice of its intention to reduce the speed limit on the R422 from 80km/hr to 60km/hr in the interests of road safety during construction works for the Mountmellick to […]


FIXED CHARGE PENALTY NOTICE – INCREASE IN CHARGES

The Minister for Transport, Eamon Ryan, recently signed regulations doubling from €40 to €80 the fixed charge penalty for motorists caught parking on footpaths, cycle tracks and bus lanes. The new €80 penalties will come into operation nationally on 1 February 2022. The fines apply on all public roads and […]


Public Consultation on N77 Abbeyleix Road Rehabilitation

In accordance with Part XI, Section 179 of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended) and Part VIII, Article 80 & 81 of the Planning and Development Regulations 2001 (as amended) Laois County Council hereby gives notice of its intention to carry out the following development: Location Nature of […]


Notification of Temporary Traffic Management – Marian Avenue, Portlaoise

Laois County Council wishes to advise of the use of temporary traffic management (road narrows) at the following location: Marian Ave, Clonminam, Portlaoise, Co. Laois Road: L-63104-0 and L-81070-1 From a point: 200 m West of Junction with the N77. Approx. 53.030039, -7.305185 To a point: 200 m East of […]


Hedge Cutting and Landowner/Occupier Obligations

Hedge Cutting and Landowner/Occupier Obligations Are you a landowner or land occupier? Are you aware of your obligations under the Roads Act 1993? Did you know that since 1st September, hedge cutting season is open? This remains open until 28th February each year. In the interest of safety and the […]


Notice of Decision to close Harpurs Lane, Portlaoise

SECTION 75, ROADS ACT 1993 (Road Regulations 1994) In accordance with the provisions of Section 75 of the above Act and Article 12 of the Roads Regulations, 1994, Laois County Council hereby serves notice of the decision to temporarily close Harpurs Lane, Portlaoise from the Junction with the N80 to […]


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