Route 2 - Park Bridge

Manager: Sharon Lynch

Park Bridge and Park Road Part VIII Planning Granted​


On Monday 22nd of May, the Metropolitan District Council granted a Part VIII Planning Application to Limerick Smarter Travel.  The infrastructure works to be carried out in this project include:


  • A two way traffic system on Park Bridge and the surrounding area (Canal Bank road section north) will be maintained with the addition of a traffic signal system on the bridge. The works include the provision of a shared surface on Park Bridge and along a section of Canal Bank road (North & South) parallel to the Canal.
  • A one-way traffic system eastbound on a section of Park Road (parallel to Park Canal)
  • The speed limit will be reduced to 30kmph along a section of Park Road, Park Bridge and the North and South Canal Bank Roads.
  • This project went to tender in Mid June 2015.
  • Construction work commenced in late July to August. A temporary road closure licence was applied for from July 27th to August 28th. All construction work in this area was completed by mid September 2015.



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