Letterkenny Municipal District to hold workshop on approach road safety

letterkenny approach road

The Road Design Office in Donegal is reviewing the safety of the four lane approach road into Letterkenny, with a number of traffic surveys being analysed.

Once all the data has been assessed, a report will be prepared and considered by councillors at a special Letterkenny Municipal District workshop.

The matter was raised at last evening's meeting by Councillor Gerry McMonagle. A number of councillors opposed the idea of a central reservation, suggesting a lower speed limit would reduce the number of crashes on the stretch.

However, Councillor McMonagle argues that in the event of an incident which closed one side of he road, a central divide is the only means by which a contraflow can be established...........