Road closures announced for Waterford Harvest Festival

Justin Kelly

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Road closures announced for Waterford Harvest Festival

Road closures announced for Waterford Harvest Festival

A number of temporary road closures have been announced to facilitate the Waterford Harvest Festival 2018 from September 7 to September 9.

From 6pm Thursday, September 6 until 6am Monday, September 10, the following streets will be closed to facilitate festival street market:

§  O’Connell Street – L1502 (from its Junction with Thomas Street to Gladstone Street)

§  Hanover Street – L90016

§  Thomas Hill – L15021 (from its Junction with Meeting House Lane to O’Connell Street)

§  Gladstone Street – L5501

§  Great Georges Street – L90352

§  Sargents Lane – L15023

§  Little Patrick Street – L90355 (Car park not affected)

§  Arundel Lane – L5532

§  Barronstrand Street – L91091 (from the Cathedral of the Most Holy Trinity to its junction with Blackfriars Lane)

§  Broad Street – L91092

§  Michael Street – L1527 (from its Junction with Broad Street to Lady Lane)

Local access for commercial vehicles for unloading/loading on the above streets will not be possible once the roads have closed so deliveries for John Roberts Square should use Little Patrick Street Car Park and deliveries for O’Connell Street/Gladstone Street should use the loading bays on The Quays.

From 8pm Thursday, September 6 until 11pm, Sunday, September 9, the following roads will be open to Taxis and Buses only:

§  Bakehouse Lane – L55301

§  Peter Street – L5531

§  Patrick Street – L1525 (from its Junction with Stephen Street to Broad Street)

From 8pm Thursday, September 6, until 11pm Sunday, September 9, on-street car parking on the following road will be removed and will become a 30 min set down only area:

High Street – L5533 (from its Junction with Exchange Street to Conduit Lane)

The Taxi Rank and Bus Stop on Peter Street will operate as normal. All other traffic will be diverted to Manor Street and Barrack Street via Stephen Street. Local access for commercial vehicles for unloading/loading on the above streets will not be possible once the roads have closed so deliveries for Arundel Square should use High Street where a set down area will be in operation.

From 8am Friday, September 7 until 8pm, Sunday, September 9, additional disabled car parking will be made available in Little Patrick Street Car Park.

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