Phoenix Park Road Closures


On Sunday 30th September 2018 the Pigsback Run for the Marie Keating Foundation will take place in the Phoenix Park.  Road closures will operate from 7am until 12.30pm.

See for full details.


The Simon Home Run will take place in the Park on Saturday 6th October 2018 and there will be road closures from 8am to 1pm.  Full details should be on the website closer to the event.



Temporary Local Road Closures

There will be an emergency, temporary road closure of Nephin Road from Navan Road to Blackhorse Avenue on Saturday 22nd September, 2018 from 07.00hrs to 21.00hrs. Pedestrian and local access will be maintained during the period of the closure.  This is to facilitate the positioning of a mobile, tower crane on the date in question.

To facilitate hedge and tree trimming the River Road will be closed from Ashtown Road to Ratoath Road on Saturday 6th October 2018 and Sunday 7th October 2018 from 06.00hrs to 14.00hrs each day. Pedestrian and local access will be maintained.

Any person may lodge an objection in writing regarding the River Road proposed closure to Dublin City Council, Environment & Transportation Department, Block 2, Floor 6, Civic Offices, Wood Quay, Dublin 8 or you may email your objection to  Closing date 12.00 (midday) Monday 17th September 2018.




Bus Connects Information Meetings


“The Dublin Area Bus Network Redesign public consultation is currently under way and will continue until September 28th 2018. We invite people to have their say on the proposed network redesign via an online survey” (Bus Connects)

We have just found out that there is an information meeting being held on Wednesday 5th September at Tesco Cabra Cross.  There is also a meeting in the Town Centre (see below).

Wednesday 5th September   Tesco Cabra Cross, Navan Road         2pm to 8pm

Thursday 6th September      Blanchardstown Shopping Centre.    2pm to 8pm

We would hope that as many residents as possible would attend the information meeting to see how the new bus service would effect them and to put in a submission if desired.

You can send your submission by email to

Or by post to:

BusConnects Network Redesign,

National Transport Authority,

Harcourt Lane,

Dublin 2,

D02 WT20

Bus Connects can be contacted by e-mail or phone using the details below,

General queries:

Freephone: 1800 303 653