Curraheen Road Pedestrian and Cycle Safety Improvement Scheme

Planning/Design Phase

Works Extent

Curraheen Road from west of Melbourn Road to Junction with N40.  Active Travel Improvement Measures to be included at Rossa Avenue, Allendale Avenue and Foxford Avenue.


  • Upgrade of the existing pedestrian crossing located at Scoil an Spioraid Naoimh and installation of new Toucan crossing at Curraheen Walkway;
  • Installation of upgraded pedestrian crossing facilities, including raised tables and tactile crossing points at side road junctions along Curraheen Road between Bridgefield Grove and Scoil an Spioraid Naoimh;
  • Improvement works to the Rossa Avenue junction incorporating pedestrian and cycle safety measures;
  • Installation of segregated cycle lanes;
  • Adjustments to the existing road layout, including lining, parking, etc.;
  • Enhancement to the existing facilities on Rossa Avenue;
  • Active Travel enhancement at Allendale Avenue and Foxford Avenue.


Start: Design Phase Commenced September 2021.

Finish: Section 38 approved early 2022 with Detailed Design ongoing. 

Preliminary Design of Active Travel Measures at Allendale Avenue and Foxford Avenue ongoing.

For further information please contact Brendan O'Leary, A/Senior Executive Engineer at email

Curraheen Rd Ped Cycle pic 1 of 2

Curraheen Rd Ped Cycle 2 of 2