Killorglin Bridge strangling development in South Kerry

The Killorglin Bridge is strangling economic development and access to South Kerry, according to Cllr Michael O’Shea who is also Chairman of the South and West Municipal District. Michael O'Shea. 1 He is calling for a bypass of Killorglin town. He says the traffic layout and especially the bridge is causing major problems and is cutting off the access to South Kerry. Cllr O’Shea made the call as the council discussed a recent meeting with senior staff from the National Roads Authority at which the NRA indicated it was considering seeking funding for the Macroom and Ballyvourney bypass.