Press Release Roads Update March 5th 4pm

Offaly County Council wishes to advise that the following roads in the County have been reopened:

  • The R438 at Anglers Rest on the Tipperary/Offaly border;
  • Botley Lane, Portarlington L50151


The following roads remain closed

  • The Shannon Harbour to Banagher Road L7014-1 remains closed due to flooding; 
  • The Crank Road L-7017-1 in Banagher is closed due to flooding; local diversions are in place;
  • N62, Birr to Cloghan, at Kennedys Cross is closed due to flooding and local diversions are in place;

Offaly County Council regrets any inconvenience caused by these essential closures. We continueto actively monitor water levels and roads will be reopened once it is safe to do so.  

We will keep the public informed of updates in the coming week as roads are reopened