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Notice of Decision for Temporary Closure of Highfield Park for Criterium Cycle Racing on 17th June, 2017

Jun 15, 2017


Roads Act 1993 – Section 75

Roads Regulations 1994 - Article 12

Notice of Decision

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Galway City Council has made an order closing:-


Highfield Park (estate) from the Junction of the L-1001-0 & L-10011-0 (entrance to Highfield Park) including Rockmount Road for 900m within Highfield Park Estate. Route follows Oakley Crescent, Cedarwood Close, Ashdale Road, Sycamore Drive, Ardmore Road & Avondale Road.

Period of Closure: From 18:00pm to 21:00pm on Saturday, 17th June, 2017.


Reason: To facilitate start and finish of Criterium Cycle Road Race.

Alternative Routes: Alternative routes for traffic will be via signposted diversion routes.

Diversion Routes: Access to and from the estate will be for local access only (residents etc).   Route will be via Sycamore Drive & Beechmount Road.




Signed:    Thomas Connell,

Director of Services,

Transportation, Recreation & Amenity, Corporate Services Directorate,

Galway City Council, Yeats College Annex, College Road, Galway.