Footpath and Cyclepath works at Ardmore Road, Mullingar, Co Westmeath (Phase 3)

Closed15 May, 2023, 09:30 - 26 Jun, 2023, 16:00

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Proposed Development 
Westmeath County Council are proposing to develop a hard-surfaced shared footpath/cycling route, along the northern and southern side of the Ardmore Road, which will be segregated from the vehicular carriageway. Public lighting installed along this route, together with a controlled crossing point at its eastern end. The total scheme length is approximately 425m. The works will generally consist of the following project elements: 


•    Excavation of soils and subsoils
•    Disposal of surplus soil off-site to an authorised waste facility
•    Culvert drain
•    Importation, placement and compaction of hardcore (crushed stone)
•    Installation of 50mm macadam surfacing
•    Ducting for and provision of public lighting

•   Works to the junction of Ardmore Hills estate road entrance

•    Tree removal
•    Plantings (new field boundaries with fencing and a compensatory hedge and treeline)
•    Noise and general construction disturbance during daytime hours