Intro Text 

The Glenamuck District Roads Scheme (GDRS) is included in the Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Council County Development Plan 2016-2022 as a six year road objective, and is further detailed in the 'Kilternan Glenamuck Local Area Plan (LAP) 2013'.

STATUS:   At tender 

Environmental Impact Assessment Report (EIAR) submitted to An Bórd Pleanála for approval on 15th March 2019.  Compulsory Purchase Order (CPO) was published on 2nd April 2019.  Both went out to public consultation - closing date for submissions was 16th May 2019.  A total of 40 submissions were received and an oral hearing was held in the offices of An Bord Pleanála on 10th - 13th of September 2019.  The CPO was approved by An Bord Pleanála on the 18th of December 2019.  Notice of the confirmation of the CPO was advertised on the 7th of February 2020.

The detailed design stage of the Glenamuck District Road Scheme (GDRS)  was completed  in May. The tender for the second and final stage of  the Glenamuck District Road Scheme issued on the 1st of November 2022 with a  return date of the 22nd  December. Contractor appointment  is  subject to DLRCC approval.

Work should commence in Q1 2023 on the Glenamuck District Distributor Road  (De La Salle grounds Stepaside to Carrickmines roundabout) with completion in Q4 2023.   Work will then commence on Glenamuck District Link Road (to Kiltiernan). The  road scheme is scheduled to take about 2 years.

Glenamuck Park

Part 8 planning approval received on 14/06/2021 (see attached report in related documents).  The associated earthworks will be carried out as part of the road scheme and completed  in 2024. Subject  to availability of  funding and after the road is completed, the  Parks Dept will complete the detailed park design including  landscaping and planting.



The scheme in general includes for the following main provisions:

(a)   Glenamuck District Distributor Road (GDDR) - Primary Link Road - single carriageway from tie-in at Enniskerry Road to the tie-in at the Glenamuck Road East/Golf Lane Roundabout

(b)   Glenamuck Link Distributor Road (GLDR) - Primary Link Road - single carriageway from tie-in at Enniskerry Road to GDDR

(c)   Provision of necessary SUDS attenuation ponds