The contract has been signed for a new bridge at Cloongullane, between Swinford and Foxford.
Transport Infrastructure Ireland have confirmed that BAM construction have been awarded the contract for the Cloongullane Bridge and road realignment project.
The start date given by the company is mid November, but it is more than likely that it will be early 2021 before activities are obvious on site.
It is envisaged that the contract will take 21 months to complete, and the new bridge at this blackspot should be operational in the third quarter of 2022.
Foxford-based Fine Gael Cllr. Neil Cruise told Midwest News that this is now the final piece in the puzzle.......