Agenda

Venue: Council Chamber, County Hall, Dún Laoghaire, Co. Dublin. View directions

Items
No. Item

1.

Election of Chairperson

2.

Confirmation and Adoption of Minutes

Minutes of the Dún Laoghaire Area Committee Municipal Services held on 24th April 2019.

(circulated herewith) 

TRANSPORT SERVICES

CEISTEANNA/QUESTIONS

3.

Councillor M. Clark - IMPROVING SIGNALISED JUNCTION

“To ask the Chief Executive to consider upgrading and improving the signalised junction between Corke Abbey / Woodbrook and Old Connaught Avenue / Little Bray, and state when works will be carried out?”

4.

Councillor M. Clark - PEDESTRIAN CROSSING ON JOHNSTOWN ROAD

“To ask the Chief Executive for a report on when the Council intends to install a pedestrian crossing along Johnstown Road, near the shops?”

5.

Councillor J. Gildea - TRAFFIC CONES

“To ask the Chief Executive when traffic cones will be placed on the south side of the bridge on Stonebridge Road, similar to the ones on the northern side of this bridge?”

6.

Councillor J. Gildea - TRAFFIC SIGNS AND ROAD MARKING

“To ask the Chief Executive to carry out a review of the traffic signage and road markings in Wyvern and Mount Auburn estates, Killiney? For example, it is noted that there is no STOP sign at the exit from Mount Auburn and that YIELD signage and road markings are not in place at a number of important junctions.”

7.

Councillor J. Gildea - JUNCTION REVIEW

“To ask the Chief Executive to carry out a review of the junction at Shanganagh Vale and the N11, with particular emphasis on measures that could be taken to improve sight lines to the south for motorists exiting the estate and to prevent cyclists from using the footpath at this point rather than the cycle lane which is in place at this location?”

8.

Councillor J. Gildea - DOUBLE YELLOW LINES

“To ask the Chief Executive when double yellow lines will be put in place at the junction of Glenalua Road and Uplands Road, Killiney?”

9.

Councillor J. Gildea - PARKING AT GARDA STATION, SHANKILL

“To ask the Chief Executive when a parking place reserved for persons with mobility issues will be put in place outside the Garda Station at Dorney Court, Shankill?

10.

Councillor C. Smyth - PEDESTRIAN CROSSING ON GRANVILLE ROAD

“To ask the Chief Executive to install a pedestrian crossing on both ends of Granville Road in the vicinity of the entrances to Kilbogget Park on Granville Road/Woodlands Road and Granville Road/Doonanore Park?”

11.

Councillor C. Smyth - PEDESTRIAN CROSSING NEAR LOUGHLINSTOWN HOSPITAL

“To ask the Chief Executive to address the issue of motorists not stopping at the pedestrian crossing on Dublin Road between Loughlinstown Hospital Roundabout and Seaview, by moving the pedestrian crossing closer to Seaview, installing a raised ramp for pedestrians/cyclists or installing a camera?”

12.

Councillor C. Smyth - INSTALLATION OF SPEED RAMP

“To ask the Chief Executive to install an extra ramp between (address supplied) Avondale Road, Killiney as vehicles continue to speed between the exiting ramps as there is a longer distance than between any of the other ramps/roundabouts?”

13.

Councillor C. Smyth - PEDESTRIAN SAFETY

“To ask the Chief Executive to examine the crossing on Killiney Hill Road at Cromlech Fields/Killiney Hill Road/River Close/Shanganagh Road Roundabout to ensure pedestrians can cross safely?”

14.

The Beatyard 2019

(presentation at meeting)

15.

Shakespearean Rose Theatre

(presentation at meeting)

16.

Ministerial/Departmental/Other Correspondence

a)   Correspondence Issued

(if any to be circulated)

 

b)   Correspondence Received

 

Letter from Payzone Ireland Ltd. dated 1st May 2019, in response to correspondence issued on 25th April 2019.

(circulated herewith)

RÚIN/MOTIONS

17.

Councillor D. Kingston

“That the Chief Executive agrees to undertake a review of traffic management in Hollypark & Foxrock Avenue, and report back to the September meeting.”

PARKS SERVICES

CEISTEANNA/QUESTIONS

18.

Councillor M. Baker - FOOTPATH MARKINGS

“To ask the Chief Executive to renew the bicycle and pedestrian motifs on the footpaths in Clonkeen Park as they have become very faded?”

19.

Councillor M. Baker - BICYCLE STANDS

“To ask the Chief Executive if bicycle stands can be installed in Thomastown Park near the clubhouse?”

20.

Councillor M. Clark - SHANGANAGH PARK MASTERPLAN

“To ask the Chief Executive for a progress report and timeline on the proposed Shanganagh Park Master Plan for Shankill?”

21.

Councillor C. Devlin - PLANS FOR MAINTENANCE

“To ask the Parks Department to detail their plans for the upkeep and maintenance of the forest area between Torca Road and Knocknacree Road, Dalkey over the next 12 months?”

22.

Councillor C. Devlin - PLANTED AREA AT FABER GROVE

“To ask the Chief Executive to review and comment on what works that the Parks Department will carry out to improve and clean-up the planted area outside (details supplied) Faber Grove, Dún Laoghaire?”

23.

Councillor C. Devlin - BROKEN PARK BENCH

“To ask the Chief Executive to put in place a plan to repair or replace the wooden park bench in the green open space in Cunningham Drive, Dalkey, and state when these works will be carried out?”

24.

Councillor D. Kingston - SITE SURVEY OF GREEN AREA AT SEAPOINT

“To ask the Chief Executive for an update on the site survey carried out in the green area in Seapoint, as previously agreed by motion in this Area Committee?”

25.

Councillor D. Kingston - TREE PRUNING

“To ask the Chief Executive to carry out tree pruning in Hollypark & Foxrock Avenue?”

26.

Councillor C. Smyth - FOOTPATH MARKING IN SHANGANAGH PARK

“To ask the Chief Executive to delineate the footpaths within Shanganagh Park between pedestrians and cyclists?”

27.

Ministerial/Departmental/Other Correspondence

a)   Correspondence Issued

 

b)   Correspondence Received

(if any to be circulated)

RÚIN/MOTIONS

28.

Councillor C. Smyth

“That the Chief Executive address the issue of scrambling/quad bikes in Killbogget Park.”

29.

Councillor C. Smyth

“That the Chief Executive, given the popularity of the Shanganagh Allotments off Quinn’s Road, begin the process of identifying other locations for allotments.”

MAINTENANCE SERVICES

CEISTEANNA/QUESTIONS

30.

Councillor M. Baker - PATHWAY REPAIR, ROWANBYRN

“To ask the Chief Executive to have all the pathways in Rowanbyrn estate inspected with a view to including any necessary repairs in the a works programme? Can some indication of a timeframe for repairs be indicated?”

31.

Councillor M. Baker - FOOTPATH REPAIR, STILLORGAN GROVE

“To ask the Chief Executive to have the footpaths on Stillorgan Grove, in particular the section by Ulster Terrace, inspected with a view to including the footpaths on a list for renewal?”

32.

Councillor M. Clark - ROAD SWEEPING SCHEDULE

“To ask the Chief Executive to detail the Council road sweeping schedule for the Cherrywood, Gleanntan, Loughlinstown Park and Loughlinstown Wood area, and state if this is being kept to?”

33.

Councillor M. Clark - COASTAL PROTECTION

“To ask the Chief Executive what plans does the Council have to carry out further coastal protection along the coast under the green open space at Corbawn Drive, Shankill?

34.

Councillor M. Clark - SEWERAGE PIPE INSPECTION

“To ask the Chief Executive, for the Water & Drainage section to investigate and, if necessary, write to Irish Water to request a new sewerage access point (manhole) is installed in the sewer pipe that runs through the public green open space between Seafield Court and Bayview, Killiney? The pipe runs through the back gardens of the houses in Seafield Court (address supplied) but owing to previous and regular blockages, it is essential that a new access point is installed into this pipe. Can the Chief Executive please outline the timeframe and plan for same?”

35.

Councillor C. Devlin - FOOTPATH REPAIR, MOUNTTOWN ROAD LOWER

“To ask the Chief Executive to repair the damaged footpath between Woodlawn Park and Mounttown Park along Mounttown Road Lower and state when these works will be done?”

36.

Councillor C. Devlin - FOOTPATH REPAIR, MYRTLE PARK & BEECHWOOD PARK AND GROVE

“To ask the Chief Executive to prioritise the repair of the extremely poor footpaths in Myrtle Park, Beechwood Park & Grove, Dún Laoghaire, and state when these works will be carried out?”

37.

Councillor J. Gildea - WILLOW PARK, CABINTEELY

“To ask the Chief Executive what steps can be taken to provide privacy to residents of Willow Park, Cabinteely whose houses back on to the N11? It is noted that the footpath along the N11 at this point is higher than the kitchen windows of the houses in Willow Park.”

38.

Councillor C. Smyth - PUBLIC LIGHTING, KILBOGGET PARK

“To ask the Chief Executive to install public lighting in Kilbogget Park between the N11 and Churchview Road to the side of Shanganagh Vale and Coolevin and at Wyattville/Ashlawn Park/Wyattville Dual Carriageway to improve connectivity between communities and bus services i.e. No. 7 on Churchview Road/Wyattville Dual Carriageway and No.145 and 155 on N11?”

39.

Strategic Housing Developments

(to be circulated)

40.

Consultation with Garda Commissioner

(if any, to be circulated)

41.

Ministerial/Departmental/Other Correspondence

a)   Correspondence Issued

 

b)   Correspondence Received

(if any to be circulated)

RÚIN/MOTIONS

42.

Councillor J. Gildea

“That this Committee calls on the Chief Executive to have the ‘gap’ in the wall between Sallyglen Road and Thomastown Road (address supplied) closed up, as it is no longer required by bus users. Furthermore, the ‘gap’ should be replaced by a wall of similar height and render as the wall already in place along this road. This work is required for noise reduction purposes.”

43.

Councillor J. Gildea

“That this Committee calls on the Chief Executive to have the toilets on the East Pier made available for use by the public.”