Road & Footpath Programme 2010

The Department of Transport recently notified the Council of the grants for 2010.   In accordance with Circular, the 3-Year Restoration Improvement Grant is suspended for 1 year because of the recent bad weather.   Following notification the Council assessed the conditions of roads throughout the County. The criteria for assessment are: road condition traffic…


Works at the top of Booterstown Avenue

Works at the top of Booterstown Avenuetactile-paving

From Thursday 18th February to Friday 19th February from 8.30am to 6pm, works will be taking place at the top of Booterstown Avenue, on the N11 (southbound) at the signalised pedestrian crossing before the bus stop, to install new tactile pavement for visually impaired people.

14th March 2010.

Road works on the N11 at Galloping Green

Work will be carried out to upgrade the traffic signals the N11 at Galloping Green from Monday 8th March 2010 to Friday 19th March 2010.lane-closed-signlane-closed-sign

As a result, one southbound traffic lane will be closed to traffic from 10am to 4pm during that period. Northbound traffic will be unaffected.

Seafort Parade parking scheme

Seafort Parade parking scheme   27th February 2010.   Last week and again today, I called to the residents of Seafort Parade, regarding the new pay & display scheme that the Council has put in place there.   One of the issues that several residents raised was that there was room for more spaces on…


Up-grade of “the Metals”

Up-grading the Metals   Dún Laoghaire Rathdown County Council has announced its plans to up-grade the Metals to encourage more cyclists and pedestrians to use them.   To support the Government’s Sustainable Travel Policy “Smarter Travel” the Smarter Travel Project Fund was set up by the Department of Transport. This is a fund of approximately…