Dalkey – Road Safety Improvement Works – Convent Road, Harbour Road, Loreto Avenue

Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council proposes to implement Road Safety Improvement works at Convent Road / Harbour Road / Loreto Ave. in Dalkey. The scheme involves the provision of feature speed control ramps on Convent Road, a raised platform at the proposed new school warden crossing location on Harbour road, relocation of existing electricity supply poles on Convent Road to the back of the footpath, widening of the existing footpath on Convent Road between Corrig Road and Harbour Road. Alter kerb radii and increase footpath area at junctions of Harbour Road / Harbour Crescent and Harbour Road / Loreto Ave. Provide Drop off / Set down Area for cars and bus on Harbour Road. Install new dropped kerbs and tactile paving at crossing points.

This scheme is being proposed to address road safety issues affecting those commuting to schools in the vicinity of Convent Road, Harbour Road, and Loreto Avenue in Dalkey, and those pedestrians using the school warden crossing on Harbour Road, and the safety of the school warden.

Plans illustrating the scheme will be on display for a period of three weeks commencing from Tuesday 5th February, 2013 to Tuesday 26th February, 2013 at:

County Hall, Marine Road, Dún Laoghaire
DLRCOCO Transportation Office, 1 Harbour Square, Dún Laoghaire
Dalkey Library, Dalkey, Co. Dublin
Plans are also available to view and download on the Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council’s website at www.dlrcoco.ie

Harbour Road – Improved Walking and set down environment for Loreto School (pdf -1,883kb)

Comments and observations from persons with disabilities are particularly welcomed.

Submissions and observations from interested parties are invited and should be sent to:

Felicity Gill,
Travel Plan Co-Ordinator,
Traffic & Road Safety Section,
Transportation & Water Services Department,
Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council,
County Hall,
Marine road,
Dún Laoghaire.

Email address: traffic@dlrcoco.ie

Closing date for receipt of comments is Tuesday 26th February, 2013.

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