Blarney Village Pedestrian and Cycling Infrastructure Scheme

Planning/Design Phase

Works Extent

The study area includes Blarney Village and its surrounding areas extending:

  • Northwards towards Waterloo between Station Road and Waterloo Road (east and west of River Martin);
  • Eastwards towards Blarney Business Park;
  • Southwards towards Blarney playground.

The scheme will connect with:

  • The new Riverside Park adjacent the Martin River;
  • Blarney Business Park;
  • Adjacent residential areas, local schools and shops.

Objectives

  • Enhanced connectivity for pedestrians and cyclists;
  • Provision of sustainable alternative routes for commuters, school and leisure users;
  • Creation of an environment that will encourage the uptake of sustainable forms of transport;
  • Reduction in traffic volumes on the local road network;
  • Improved quality of life for residents and businesses in the area.

Timeline

Start: Consultants to be appointed to bring the scheme to Part 8 stage in Q4 2021.

Finish: Q4 2022.

Blarney Village Ped Infra Scheme R Sept

Study Map Area