Here are the road closures scheduled for St Patrick's Day

Keep up with all of your traffic changes to you make sure you get to the parade on time this coming St Patrick's Day!

Road Closures

Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th March from 09.00 to 19.00

  •          Tuckey Street

 

Thursday 17th March from 07:00 to 16:00 (Note roads will open when safe to allow access, which could be in advance of advertised time)

 

  •          Copley Street (the exception being Cotter Street which will remain open)
  •          Connell Street
  •          Lapp’s Quay

Thursday 17th March from 10:30 to 16:00 (Note roads will open when safe to allow access, which could be in advance of advertised time)

 

  •          Parnell Bridge
  •          Union Quay
  •          Anglesea Street filter lane (West lane) from Union Quay/Parnell Bridge diverted to intersect with East lane

 

Thursday 17th March from 11:15 to 15:00pm (Note, roads will open when safe to allow access, which could be in advance of advertised time)

 

  •          Terence McSweeney Quay
  •          Anglesea Street

 

 

Thursday 17th March from 11:15 to 17:30 (Note, roads will open when safe to allow access, which could be in advance of advertised time)

  •          Parnell Place (Access remains for Bus Eireann Buses from Oliver Plunkett Street Lower)
  •          South Mall
  •          Grand Parade
  •          Saint Patrick’s Street
  •          Merchants Quay
  •          Lavitt’s Quay East from Christy Ring Bridge to Saint Patrick’s Bridge
  •          Anderson’s Quay from Brian Boru Bridge to Merchant’s Quay

 

In addition, the following main streets will be directly affected and will be closed from 11.15am

  •          Parliament Street
  •          Parliament Bridge
  •          Washington Street between South Main Street and Grand Parade
  •          Parnell Place (Partially  open to Bus Eireann traffic)
  •          Fr Matthew Quay
  •          Morrison’s Quay
  •          Half Moon St
  •          Academy St
  •          Drawbridge St
  •          Oliver Plunkett Street

 

Traffic diversions will be put in place to facilitate these road closures, as follows:

  •          South Terrace / George’s Quay – traffic will be diverted via Sullivan’s Quay & Frenche’s Quay to either Greenmount or onto Washington Street and Bachelor’s Quay
  •          Lavitt’s Quay – traffic will be diverted across Christy Ring Bridge
  •          No public traffic access to Lapps Quay

 

Parking will be removed from the following areas on the following days and times

 

Wednesday  16th March at 7:00 to 16.00 on Thursday 17th March:

Parking removed from:

  •          Copley St at area adjacent to former Brooks Haughton Building.

 

Wednesday  16th March at 17:00 to 16.00 on Thursday 17th March:

Parking removed from:

 

  •          Anglesea Street (from Union Quay to Copley Street Junction)
  •          Copley Street (opposite to Brooks Haughton building)
  •          Lapps Quay

 

Wednesday  16th March at 20:00 to 17:30 on Thursday 17th March:

Parking removed from:

  •          Saint Patrick’s St
  •          Emmet Place
  •          Academy St
  •          South Mall
  •          Grand Parade
  •          Parnell Place
  •          Union Quay

 

On street parking will be available as normal in other parts of the city. Off street parking in the multi-storey car parks on Eglinton Street, Paul Street, Carrol’s Quay and North Main Street will also be available as normal.

 

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