PC/PKS/01/19 Proposed Development of a Running Track & Associated Facilities at St.Thomas Estate

Closed 31 May 2019

Opened 17 Apr 2019


Dún Laoghaire Rathdown County Council in partnership with Dundrum South Dublin Athletics Club are proposing to develop a running track with the associated facilities at St. Thomas Estate, Tibradden Road, Rathfarnam, Dublin 16. The proposed development will bring together a multitude of sports including athletics, gymnastics, triathlon, cycling, fencing, archery and special Olympics into one shared multiuse regional sports campus.

The proposed development comprises a regional multi-use sports facility to include new pedestrian entrances, a vehicular entrance with adequate sightlines, car parking, 8 lane synthetic running track including field events with floodlights, a multi-sport building including an indoor hall, jogging and walking routes, natural mounding and tree planting with all ancillary works in proximity to a Protected Structure (St. Thomas House)

Plans and particulars of the proposed development, including a Part VIII Report, are available for inspection in the "Related Documents" section below. 

The Part VIII documents are also available for inspection in Council Offices from 17th April 2019 up to and including the 31st May 2019 at locations and times as described in the public advertisement. 

The closing date for receipt of submissions and observations is the 31st May 2019

Submissions or observations with respect to the proposed development, and dealing with the proper planning and development of the area, may be made via the online submission form below. Alternatively, submissions and observations can be made in writing to:

Eoin O'Brien, Senior Executive Parks Superintendent, Parks & Landscape Services, Municipal Services Department, Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council, County Hall, Marine Road, Dún Laoghaire, Co Dublin, A96 K6C9

Why your views matter

In accordance with Part 8, Article 81 of the 2001-2017 Planning and Development Regulations, Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council hereby gives notice of proposals pertaining to development.

What happens next

CE Final report will be uploaded at the end of the consultation period.


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