Call for measures to improve road safety in Bailieborough

Cavan County Council has been called on to put in place measures to improve safety in Bailieborough.

Local Councillor Sarah O’Reilly called for a solution to be found, particularly at Market Square, as numerous incidents have taken place in recent years.

A report prepared for the local authority over 10 years ago said it could cost €200,000 for traffic lights at the junction as similar measures could also be needed in other parts of the town.

However, Councillor O’Reilly said there are other options like putting a one way system in place and making more use of the link road past Tesco.

She told Shannonside Northern Sound that there are options that should be looked at: