In response to a recommendation made within the South Docks Local Area Plan 2008, Cork City Council intends to commission Consultants to prepare a River Management and Use Plan for Docklands in anticipation of the relocation of the Port of Cork and the redevelopment of the area. This Plan will also address recreational needs, management of potential usage, conflicts and provision of specific land-based facilities such as public slipways, pontoons and moorings.
A Draft Scoping Report for the Plan was prepared which aimed to:
Public consultation on the Draft Scoping Report took place during September 2008 and it is intended to use the final Scoping Report as a basis for the preparation of a Brief for Consultants who will be engaged to prepare the Plan.
The Draft Scoping Report is available for viewing/downloading in pdf format or in hardcopy format from Docklands Directorate, Cork City Council, City Hall (Tel. 021 4924034).