Frenchpark road resurfacing welcomed



Road resurfacing works on the N5 at Frenchpark village are underway.

  Senator Maura Hopkins said: “It is very positive that works are now underway in Frenchpark. They will consist of 2km of excavation, rebuilding and resurfacing works.

  “The poor condition of the road surface in Frenchpark is an issue which many people have contacted me about over the past number of years. I have been consistently raising this issue with Roscommon County Council.

  “I want to commend the contractors for the high standard of work which has been carried out to date on footpath improvements and the pipe replacement works. I know that these works are causing traffic issues at present. I will continue to work with the council and the contractors to ensure that delays can be minimised”.

  Cllr. Liam Callaghan also welcomed the commencement of overlay works in the village. 

  “The works commenced this week and while there will be delays locally it will a major improvement to the village.

  “I have worked closely with residents to resolve safety issues in the village and I want to commend  the contractors (O’Malleys) and the staff of Roscommon County Council”.