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Temporary Speed Limit In Effect On Parts Of N7, M7 And M9.

: 12/02/2019 - 17:48

A temporary speed limit is in effect in sections of the N7. M7 and M9, and will run until Sunday,

Kildare County Council says Hillsborough, Great Connell, Clownings, Lewistown, Ladytown, Newhall, Jigginstown, Halverstown, Osberstown, Monread North, Maudlins, Kerdiffstown, Palmerstown Demesne, Palmerstown and Greenhills are affected.

KCC says:

80 kilometres per hour shall be the Road Works Speed Limit for mechanically propelled vehicles on the roads as specified in the First Schedule to this order;
100 kilometres per hour shall be the Road Works Speed Limit for mechanically propelled vehicles on the roads as specified in the Second Schedule to this order;

First Schedule
Roads in respect of which a Road Works Speed Limit Order of 80 kilometres per hour is prescribed;

A section of M9/M7/N7 in the townlands of Hillsborough, Great Connell, Clownings, Newhall, Jigginstown, Halverstown, Osberstown, Monread North, Maudlins, Kerdiffstown, Palmerstown Demesne, Palmerstown and Greenhills

M7/N7 Eastbound, M9 Northbound

Part of the M7/N7 Eastbound and part of the M9 Northbound from a point       approx. 900 metres before the M7/M9 merge point to a point approx. 300 metres south of Junction 8 (Johnstown).
N7/M7 Westbound

Part of the N7/M7 Westbound from the approach to Junction 8 (Johnstown) off-slip to a point approx. 100 metres east of the M7/M9 diverge.
 M7 Westbound, M9 Southbound

Part of the M7 Westbound/ M9 Southbound from approx. 100 metres east of Junction 11 off-slip to a point approx. 500m past the M7/M9 Diverge.
 
Second Schedule
Roads in respect of which a Road Works Speed Limit Order of 100 kilometres per hour is prescribed;

A section of M9/M7 in the townlands of Hillsborough, Great Connell, Clownings, Lewistown, Ladytown, Newhall, Jigginstown.

M7 Eastbound, M9 Northbound

Part of the M7 Eastbound between a point approx. 1250 metres west of the M7 Eastbound on-slip (Junction 11) to a point approx. 900m west of the M7/M9 merge point.
M9 Northbound approach to the M7, from a point approx. 1250 metres south of the M7/M9 merge to a point approx. 900 metres south of the M7/M9 merge.
 
 

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