School Streets

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  • (updated!) School Streets Brochure for Parents & Residents 21.10.2020 FINAL.pdf - download our brochure to find out more about our proposal, including project benefits!
  • Consultation in regard to the proposed Pedestrianisation of Palmyra Park, Palmyra Avenue and Raleigh Row, as part of a ‘School Streets’ pilot in Scoil Iognáid, Raleigh Row

    Galway City Council in exercise of the powers conferred on it by Section 45 - (1) to (3) of SI No. 182/1997 - Road Traffic (Traffic and Parking) regulations 1997, and in the interests of public safety, hereby gives notice of its intention to pedestrianise Palmyra Park, Palmyra Avenue and Raleigh Row, as part of a ‘School Streets’ pilot in Scoil Iognáid, Raleigh Row, for the hours specified below:

    • Monday to Friday, during school term times only
    • Commencing 2nd November 2020, until 25th June 2021 inclusive
    • 8.15am to 9.15am
    • Original proposal - 2.00pm to 3.00pm. Amended proposal following consultation - 1.15pm to 2.45pm
    • Signage

      The supplementary plates proposed by Galway City Council will be the timings plate and 2 no. Exception plates one for "Except Cyclists" and the other for "Except Local Access".

      All signs are proposed in line with Chapter 5 of the Traffic Signs Manual, with the exception of the replacement of the word ‘pedestrianised zone’ to ‘school zone’.

       

    As part of the School Streets pilot, Galway City Council is proposing a number of infrastructure improvements in the area, with funding from the National Transport Authority. These improvements will take place over the course of the pilot, and beyond.

    Drawing - Scoil Iognaid - Phase 1 Updated PM times 15.10.2020.pdfDrawing - Scoil Iognaid - Phase 1.pdf

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