Skehard Road Renewal Project - Phase 3

Under Construction

Works Extent

This is a continuation of Phase 1 and Phase 2 projects along Skehard Road and will conclude the renewal works in upgrading the length of Skehard Road between Church Road and Mahon Link Road, including a junction upgrade at Bessboro Road Junction.  The total scheme length along Skehard Road is 620m - not including works on Bessboro Road and the Oakdene access.


  • Enhanced facilities for all modes especially  pedestrians, cyclists and public transport users;
  • Improved pedestrian facilities along and between desire lines within the project area;
  • Provision of cycle facilities in accordance with the network identified in Cork Metropolitan Area Transport Study and the Cork Cycle Network Study;
  • Expansion of the existing bus lane infrastructure including bus priority control measures to improve current bus journey times and reliability.


Start: December 2020.

Finish: December 2021.

Skehard Road Revised Oct 2021

Skehard Road Oct 2021 - pic 2