Sunday 24 October 2021
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Kanturk/Mallow Municipal District Road Restoration & Maintenance Programme for 2017 announced – Almost €3m investment

Kanturk/Mallow Municipal District Road Restoration & Maintenance Programme for 2017 announced – Almost €3m investment

Cork County Council this week outlined a comprehensive programme to upgrade local and regional roads in the new Kanturk/Mallow Municipal District during 2017.

The programme which was approved at the recent Kanturk/Mallow Municipal District Meeting represents an injection of almost €3m in new road infrastructure for the area.

Local Independent Cllr. John Paul O’ Shea welcomed the programme stating “58 sections of roads will be significantly improved this year as a result of this funding. We have had to make tough choices in this year’s programme with many roads in poor and debilitating conditions but I am happy we have put the worse roads on this year’s list”.

The local and regional roads that have been included for restoration improvement and restoration maintence works this year are as follows:

  • L-1016-0 – Grove X to Killown X
  • L-5003-0 – Lyraneag, Rockchapel
  • L-5086-0 – Bog Road, Ballydesmond
  • L-5452-10 – Ballagh, Freemount
  • R576-24 – Rockchapel Village
  • L-1013-52 – Inchantotane, Newmarket
  • R580-50 – Ballyheen/Marybrook
  • L-5365-0, L-5369-0 – Dromore/Atkinsons Bridge
  • L-1023-14 – Coolclogh
  • L-5193-0 – Islandhill 
  • L-5227 – Cloghboula
  • L-1024-0 Dromalour
  • L-51852-21 – Knockavoreen
  • R577 – Graveyard to Islanddav
  • L5517-0, L-5518-0 – Clashelane/Ballynamuck
  • L-5462, L-1301-0 – Knockeen, Freemount (Tarrant’s Cross)
  • L-1003-33 – Glasheenanargid 
  • L-10150-0 – Scarteen Lower, Newmarket
  • L-5473-0 – Coon Bridge, Milford
  • L-1200-23, L-1200-48 – Copestown/Dromsligo
  • L-5300-0 – Ballyrusheen, Castlemagner
  • L-120754, L-1237-0 – Lacknaloha, Mallow
  • R-883 – West End, Mallow
  • L-9207-0 – Griffith Avenue, Mallow
  • R578-283 – Freemount Village
  • R579-43 – Coolbane, Freemount
  • L-5370 – Coolnamagh, Lombardstown
  • R522 – Bog Cross to Tulladuff Cross
  • L-5380 – Coolnamagh Cross to Kilpatrick
  • R522 – Joe’s Cross to County Bounds
  • L-53081 – Ballinookery, Lombardstown
  • L-1000-0 – Mileenboy, Rockchapel
  • R579 – Barracahuarin, Nadd
  • L-1014 – Scarteen Upper, Newmarket
  • R522 – Buttevant to Ballyellis
  • L-5339 – Mohereen, Lombarstown
  • L-5338 – Gortroe (Long Road), Lombardstown
  • L-1051 – Island Road, Newmarket
  • L-5223 – Kilmeady
  • L-5025 – Tourard, Freemount
  • L-5076 – School Road, Tullylease
  • L-5075 – Kilcaskan, Drumcummer
  • L-5074 – Gurteenard, Kanturk
  • L-5472 – Maine North, Milford
  • L-5172 – Crohig’s Cross to Kilmeady
  • L-5018 Meengorman, Newmarket
  • L-5171 – Ballydaly to Crohig’s Cross
  • L-5049 – Knockawillin, Lismire
  • L-1037 – Carrigcastle, Lismire
  • L-5314 – Gortnagross/Firville
  • L-5485 – Farthingville East
  • L-1036 – Clongeel
  • L-5315 – Firville West 
In addition to the above road which will receive restoration and drainage works, the following roads will also receive full drainage works during 2017:
  • N20 – Mallow to Ballynamona
  • N72 – Oliver’s Cross to Carrig
  • N72 – Rathmore to Cullen
  • R515 – Milford Village
  • R576 – Newmarket to Angland’s Bridge 
  • R578 – Coolagh Bridge to Glash Bridge
  • R579 – Walshs Cross to County Bounds
  • L-1005 – Rowels, Meelin
  • L-1031-0 – Poulvare, Tullylease
  • L-1106 – Dromtarriffe Creamery
  • L-1123 – Tullig to Mushera
  • L-1203-7 – Cecilstown village to Scart Cross
  • L-1205-19 – Copestown/Ballykitt/Ballyclough
  • L-1318 Coolbane, Liscarroll
  • L-5009 – Cummery Connell, Meelin
  • L-5469 – Daly’s Cross/Barrick Cross, Freemount
  • L-5492 – Curragh’s Liscarroll
  • L-5505 – Knockbarry X to Lackaroe X
Cllr. O’ Shea added “I know this will come as a great relief to all who travel these roads on a daily basis as these roads will now be greatly enhanced by these restoration works. Works have already commenced on some roads ensuring the appropriate drainage is in place with full re-strengthening works being completed before the end of this summer”.
 
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