Proposed Road Closure: N3, Cornaslieve

Proposed Road Closure: N3, Cornaslieve

Temporary Closing of Roads pursuant to Section 75 of Roads Act 1993 and Article 12 of Road Regulations 1994.

Published on: 22 Feb 2019

Notice is hereby given that Cavan County Council intends to close to public traffic the road described hereunder from Monday, 18 March 2019 to Sunday, 27 June 2019 between 8pm & 6.30am, for a period of two weeks (Monday to Friday only) for the purpose of Road Resurfacing.


Road Proposed to be Closed:

The N3 from its junction with the R-194 in Virginia town to its Junction with the R-196.


Alternative Route:

N3 Southbound - Travel West along the R-196 from its junction with the N3 to its junction with the R-194 in Ballyjamesduff.  Travel South East along the R-194 to its junction with the N3 in Virginia.  End of detour.


N3 Northbound - The same alternative route in reverse will apply to Northbound traffic travelling on the N3.


Local access only will be accommodated. Diversions will be signposted for the duration of the works.


Any person who wishes to object to the closure of this road should lodge an objection in writing with the undersigned not later than 5pm on Tuesday, 26 February 2019.

All enquiries regarding the above road closure should be directed to the Roads Design Office at 049 437 8342.


Mr. P. Connaughton

Director of Services,

Cavan County Council,



14th February 2019