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£90,000 improvement scheme for Sion Mills welcomed- Sinn Féin

Published: 28 July, 2014


Sinn Féin representatives for Sion Mills Michaela Boyle MLA and Cllr Maolíosa McHugh have welcomed Transport Minister Danny Kennedy's announcement of a £90,000 carriageway improvement scheme on the B165 Bellspark Road at Sion.

Speaking after the announcement they said,
"We welcome this significant funding for Sion with work due to begin on 29 July to improve the corner located approximately 700 metres from the A5 Melmount Road junction.This is excellent news for anyone who lives on and travels this road on a regular basis.

This scheme will greatly improve the road safety for all users by widening the carriageway and grass verges to improve the forward sight distance on this stretch of road.

Please be advised that works will take place between 29th July- 20th September. During this period a controlled two-way traffic flow will be maintained."

Pictured: Michaela Boyle MLA & Cllr Maolíosa McHugh