The very latest list of passable Offaly roads this Sunday evening

A number of routes are still closed

Justin Kelly

Reporter:

Justin Kelly

The very latest list of passable Offaly roads this Sunday evening

Offaly County Council has provided an update this Sunday evening on the state of the county's roads.

All priority 1, 2 and 3 routes as listed below are clear.

The priority today has been on local routes to isolate villages and populated areas in the County.

Local roads which have not been ploughed may have significant snow drifts and extreme care is advised. OCC crews will continue to work on local routes tomorrow.

Here is the current lie of the land on roads across Offaly:

Tullamore Municipal District

Tullamore Town Roads Clear, clean up operations and clearing of footpaths will continue.

The Whitehall Bridge is now open.

Ballycumber Snow drifts reported will be cleared this evening

Priority 1
M6 Motorway section through Offaly Clear
N52 Tullamore to Kilbeggan Clear
N52 Tullamore By Pass to Blueball Clear
N80 Charleville Roundabout through Killeigh onto County Boundary Clear
R420 Bachelors Walk through Cloncollig Roundabout to Ballina Clear
Priority 2
R420 Clara to County Boundary to Moate Clear
R421 TTC Office to Arden Junction on Bypass Clear
Priority 3
R436 Clara to Kilbeggan Clear
Mucklagh Village Clear
R421 Ballard Roundabout to Killurin Clear
R446 (Old N6) Moate to Horseleap Clear
L02025 Tullamore to Ballinagar Clear

Other Routes
Aughamore and Lissanski in Clara Clear

Birr Municipal District

Birr Town Roads Clear, clean up operations and clearing of footpaths will continue

Priority 1
M7 Motorway section through Offaly Section Clear
N62/N52 Roscrea to Kennedys Cross Clear
N52 Kennedys Cross to Fivealley Clear
N52 Fivealley to Blueball Clear
N62 Ballinahown to Cloghan Clear
N52 Birr to Riverstown Clear
N62 Cloghan to Galross Cross Clear
N62 Clonkelly south of Birr Clear
N62 Galross Cross to Kennedys Cross Clear
R445 Roscrea to Borris in Ossory Clear

Priority 2
R438 Cloghan to Taylors Cross Passable with extreme care; Works ongoing and will continue tomorrow
R439 Taylors Cross to Birr Passable with extreme care; Works ongoing and will continue tomorrow

Priority 3
R356 Wynnes Cross to Banagher Clear
R436 Ferbane to Clara Clear
R439 Taylors Cross to Banagher (County Bounds) Passable with extreme care; Works ongoing and will continue tomorrow
R440 Birr to Kinnitty to Cadamstown (County Bounds) Clear
R357 Blueball to Shannon Bridge Clear
R438 Taylors Cross to junction with R489 Passable with extreme care
R445 (Old N7) South of Moneygall (County Bounds) to Roscrea North of Dunkerrin (County Bounds) Clear
R491 Shinrone to Roscrea Clear
R491 Shinrone to Cloughjordan (County Bounds) Clear
R492 Sharavogue to Shinrone Clear
Other Routes
R421 Kinnitty to Clareen Passable with extreme care
R444 East of Ballinahown Passable with extreme care
R490 Moneygall to Cloughjordan Passable with extreme care
Coolfin Rd Ballyboy and the Broughall Rd Kilcormac Clear
Kinnitty to Mountrath Road, the R440 Regional Road and the L8001-1 (across the Slieve Blooms) Road remains closed
L-4025-1 and L-4025-2 Kinnitty Road to Roscrea is closed in Kinnitty Village to Brertons Pub Road remains closed
R437 Kilcormac to Ferbane Not clear; Works will continue tomorrow


Edenderry Municipal District

Edenderry Town Roads Clear, significant clean up operation and clearing of footpaths today and will continue tomorrow
Portarlington Roads Clear, clean up operations and clearing of footpaths today and will continue tomorrow

All priority 1 routes clear. 

Priority 2

R402 Edenderry to Ballina Cross Clear
R420 Geashill to Portarlington Clear
R419 / R442 Portarlington to Clonbullogue Clear

Priority 3

R423 Portarlington to Mountmellick (County Boundary) Passable with extreme care
R401 Clonbullogue to Edenderry
Clear
R401 Edenderry towards Kinnegad Clear
R401 Clonbullogue to Rathangan Passable with extreme care; works ongoing and will continue tomorrow
R400 Rhode to Motorway interchange
Clear
R400 Rhode to Mountlucas
Clear
R400 to Cushina Passable with extreme care; works ongoing and will continue tomorrow
R441 Edenderry to Rhode
Clear

Non Priority Routes
Fahy Hill Passable with extreme care
L-5001 Drumcooley Link Road ( link between R402 and Rathangan road) Passable with extreme care
R-5006 Ballykilleen Passable with extreme care
L-1001-2 Rathangan Road Clear to Cushaling Bridge
L-1017-2 Daingean to Croghan Clear
L-1010-2 Croghan to Rhode Clear
L-1018 Croghan to Tyrellspass Clear
L-1018-3 Croghan Hill Clear
Rhode Village Clear
Ballykeane to Walsh Island Clear
Ballybrittan, Rhode Passable with extreme care; works ongoing and will continue tomorrow
Clonmore Not clear; Significant snow drifts; works ongoing and will continue tomorrow
Clonearl Not clear; Significant snow drifts; works ongoing and will continue tomorrow
Daingean to Walsh Island Not Clear; works ongoing and will continue tomorrow
Ballydownan Lane, Geashill Works ongoing and will continue tomorrow
Geashill to Ballinagar Clear