File photo: The road which is due to be repaired
The road from Rathangan to Allenwood will be closed next week to allow repairs to take place.
It will be closed after Cappanargid to the Shee Bridge from Monday October 1 to Friday 5.
The closure is required to facilitate road reconstruction and resurfacing at these locations.
Northbound traffic using the R414 will be diverted via the R401 at Rathangan, the L3002 at Boherkill and the R415 at Allen Cross to Kilmeague and Allenwood.
Southbound traffic using the R414 will be diverted via the R415 at Allenwood to Kilmeague, the L3002 at Allen Cross and the R415 at Boherkill to Rathangan.
"Diversionary routes will be clearly signposted, as agreed with the council and An Garda Síochána. Emergency access and restricted local access will be maintained. Any inconvenience caused is regretted," said the council.