Ordú Luasteorann Oibreacha Bóthair/ Roadworks Speed Limit Order to facilitate Bridge Parapet Railing works on the M8 Blackwater Viaduct, Fermoy, Co.Cork

An tAcht um Thrácht ar Bhoithre 2004/
Road Traffic Act, 2004

Notice is hereby given, pursuant to Section 10 (1) of the Road Traffic Act 2004, as amended, that a Road Works Speed Limit Order has been made in the interests of road safety and to facilitate Bridge Parapet Railing works on the M8 Blackwater Viaduct, Fermoy, Co.Cork.

Location: Southbound Carriageway on the M8 Motorway in Fermoy, Co. Cork at the Blackwater Viaduct, Fermoy, Co.Cork.

Traffic will be reduced to one lane in the Southbound Carriageway to accommodate a safe working area which is required to facilitate the renewal and upgrade of the railing on the bridge parapet.

The Road Works Speed Limit to be applied shall be 80km/h (reduced from 120km/h).

This speed limit applies from 07:00hrs on Monday 12th September, 2022 to 22:00hrs on Friday 11th November, 2022 or such earlier date as determined by Cork County Council.

Relevant speed limit signs will be in place.

Regard shall be given to any representations made in writing to the undersigned in relation to this Road Works Speed Limit Order.

Director of Services,
Roads & Transportation,
Cork County Council
The Courthouse,
Skibbereen,
Co Cork.
email:  roads@corkcoco.ie .