A new link road off one of Donegal's busiest roundabouts has opened with the hope it will finally ease major traffic congestion in the area.
The Station roundabout in Letterkenny is renowned for serious traffic delays, particularly during peak times.
Now motorists leaving Letterkenny Shopping Centre can use an alternative exit which has been built, connecting the Shopping Centre with the Port Road.
Motorists can only turn left on exit, heading in the Derry direction.
Mayor of Letterkenny, Cllr Gerry McMonagle says the opening is timely as Christmas fast approaches: