Works on N56 in Donegal at tender stage

Transport Infrastructure Ireland has confirmed that proposed works on the N56 between Donegal Town and Letterkenny are at the public tender stage.

2.75km from Turris Hill to Drumbeigh in Co. Donegal are to be upgraded to a Type 1 Single Carriageway with an estimated cost of €15.4 million.

TII expects a contractor to be hired shorty after October with work on the road improvements to begin as soon as possible after.

Donegal Fianna Fail TD, Pat ‘the Cope’ Gallagher, has welcomed the latest news on the road.