Verdant Place Flood Alleviation Scheme - Part VIII Planning

In accordance with Part XI of the Planning & Development Acts 2000-2015 and Part 8, Article 81 of the Planning and Development Regulations 2001-2015, notice is hereby given that Limerick City and County Council proposes to construct flood defences along Verdant Place, King’s Island.

The works to which this advertisement relates are the provision of flood defences along Verdant Place, King’s Island commencing 40m from Thomond Bridge and extending for approximately 238m along Verdant Place. The flood defence works will include:

  • New flood defence walls (ranging from 0.8m and 2.2m higher than existing ground levels);

  • New footpath from Thomond Bridge to the existing embankment at the north of the community centre;

  • Realignment of the existing road to include a one way traffic system;

  • Ancillary works

    The proposed works are in the immediate setting and amenities of the following protected structures:

  • The former Thomond Bridge Toll House (City R.P.S. Reg. No. 38);

  • Verdant Place Stretch of the City Wall (City R.P.S. Reg. No. 59);

  • Thomond Bridge (City R.P.S. Reg. No. 428).

    Plans and particulars of the proposed works will be available for inspection, or purchase at a fee not exceeding the reasonable cost of making a copy, during normal office hours, Monday to Friday (excluding Bank Holidays), from 29th February 2016 to 15th April, 2016 at Customer Services, Limerick City and County Council, Merchant’s Quay, Limerick, the Travel & Transportation Department, Limerick City and County Council, Dooradoyle, Co Limerick, at the Economic Development and Planning Department, Limerick City & County Council, 7/8 Patrick Street, Limerick and at the Community Centre, Verdant Place, Limerick.

The planning documents will also be available to view during a public exhibition to be held on Tuesday 1st March in the King's Island Community Centre.  Click here for further details.

Submissions or observations in relation to the proposed development, dealing with the proper planning and sustainable development of the area in which the works will be constructed may be made in writing to The Administrative Officer, Travel & Transportation Department, Limerick City and County Council, Dooradoyle, Co. Limerick on or before 4.30pm on 29th April, 2016.