East Down Project
Breaking new ground en route to East Down...
Updated 12th January 2018
Carnacavill Road, Maghera, Newcastle, will be closed to traffic from the Ballyloughlin Road / Wateresk Road junction to Carrigs Road from 03/01/2018 to 12/01/2018. A diversion is in operation.
A road closure is in operation on the Wateresk Road, Maghera, from Ballybannon Road to Ballyloughlin Road, Maghera Village, from 03/01/2018 to 17/01/2018. A diversion is in operation.
A lane closure is in operation on the A50 Newcastle/Castlewellan Road from Church Hill Road to Burrendale Hotel from 05/02/2018 to 18/02/2018.
Church Hill Road, Maghera, Newcastle, will be closed to traffic from Carrigs Road to A50 Newcastle/Castlewellan Road from 22/01/2018 to 04/02/2018. A diversion is in operation.
A lane closure is in operation on Bryansford Road Bridge, near Spelga Avenue, and on Bryansford Road Bridge, near Council car park, from 15/01/2018 to 16/01/2018.
Carrigs Road, Newcastle, will be closed to traffic from the junction of Carnacavill Road and Church Hill Road from 16/01/2018 to 11/02/2018. A diversion is in operation.
*Please note, these are estimated timescales and may be affected by changing conditions. Please check this page for continued updates to works information*
Infill Commencing January 2018
From w/c 15th January:
- Downpatrick - Market Street to St Patrick's Avenue Junction commencing 02/01/2018. Extending to 26/01/2018.
- Downpatrick - New Bridge Street/Church Street to Saul Way Junction commencing 08/01/2018. Anticipated 12 days open cut dual trench (approximate estimate only, subject to change)
- Mazetown - Gravelhill Road (commencing 09/01/2018)
Works are also underway to connect homes and businesses to the main natural gas pipeline in the following areas:
- Ballymacglave Road
- Dunmore Road
- Windmill Avenue
- Loughside Drive
- Windmill Street
- Kilwood Park, Crescent and Close
- Rannoche Close
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