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€250 Million N5 Westport To Turlough Road Project Opened By Taoiseach

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar TD has officially opened the new N5 Westport to Turlough Road Project on Thursday, June 15, 2023.

The Taoiseach was joined at the opening of the €250 million project by Cllr Seamus Weir, Cathaoirleach of Mayo County Council, project partners and elected representatives.

The Westport to Turlough N5 Road Project is a 25.7km roadway that comprises of 20.3km of type two dual carriageway and runs from northwest of Westport at Deerpark East to the townland of Ballyneggin near Turlough where it connects with the existing N5.

On behalf of Wills Bros/BAM JV, many thanks to everyone who attended the ribbon cutting ceremony on the N5 Westport to Turlough Road Project- a special day for Mayo and the North West of Ireland. Here’s to improved road safety and shorter journey times for everyone who uses this fantastic road.

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