Temporary Road Closure – Lismard Business Park & New Road, Portlaoise.


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 that it is intended to temporarily close the R-426-0 (New Road) from its junction with the L-63106-0 to its intersection with Lismard Business Park in Portlaoise, Co. Laois. The closure also includes the roundabout where the R–426-0 intersects with the R-941-2.

This complete 24hr closure is scheduled to take place from Monday, 15th July to Sunday 28th July 2019 to facilitate major road works.

Access for businesses/residents will be accommodated. Diversions will be clearly signposted. A map of the diversion route is available for inspection below.

R426 Road and Roundabout Closure Rev01

Any person wishing to object to the proposed road closure should do so in writing to the Administrative Officer, Roads Section, Laois County Council, Áras an Chontae, James Fintan Lalor Avenue, Portlaoise not later than 4pm on Monday 8th July 2019.