Roscommon Public Realm Start

Roscommon Public Realm Press Release

Roscommon Public Realm Start

 

Roscommon County Council is pleased to announce that works will commence on Roscommon’s Public Realm on Monday 8th of March 2021.  The project is supported through Project Ireland 2040 as part of the Urban Regeneration and Development Fund (URDF) from Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage and with matched funding from Roscommon County Council. The project application was supported by Roscommon Town Team and Roscommon Chamber of Commerce. The project will focus on further enhancement of the attractiveness and sustainability of the town centre.

 

This investment for Main Street and The Square will include revised traffic layout, new wider granite footpaths, upgraded links to carparks and lighting, as well as new shared spaces and planting. The project will also include new signage directing people to the town centre and carparks.

 

The works will initially commence at the top of Goff street with an new essential sewer and storm water diversion.  A road closure will be in place from 8th March to 16th April 2021 from Athlone Road to the junction of Main Street at the AIB bank. The construction works will be carried out by P&D Lydon Contractors from Cong, Co Mayo and will take place over a  12 month period.

 

Roscommon County Council regret any inconvenience the works will cause.  Updates will be available throughout the project on Roscommon County Councils website and social media channels