Main city thoroughfare to close due to the lying in state of the late Albert Reynolds
Due to the lying in state at Dublin's Mansion House of the late Taoiseach Albert Reynolds, Dawson Street will close to traffic for over an hour tomorrow.
Dawson Street will be closed to traffic from 6pm to 7.20pm.
Dublin Bus has issued a notice that during these times, all routes normally using Dawson Street will be diverted from Leeson Street (Routes 11, 46a and 145) and Baggot Street (25, 25a, 25b, 37, 38, 38a, 38b, 39, 39a, 70) to Fitzwilliam Street, Merrion Square North, Clare Street, Westland Row, Pearse Street, College Street to Westmoreland Street and back on to normal route.
Routes 14, 15, 15a, 15b, 44, 61 and 140 that normally access Dawson Street from Camden Street Upper will divert straight on Camden Street to Georges Street, Dame Street to Westmoreland Street and back on to normal route.
In addition to the above diversions delays are expected to traffic at Donnybrook Village on Monday 25th August for Mr Reynolds funeral from 13:00hrs.
See dublinbus.ie for more details.