Monkstown Road Cycle Route

Closes 26 Jul 2018

Opened 28 Jun 2018


Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council is preparing plans to introduce a cycle route on Monkstown Road from Monkstown Village to Temple Hill in Blackrock. A Non-Statutory Public Consultation for the above scheme in accordance with Section 38 of the Road Traffic Act 1994 is being undertaken by Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council, Traffic & Road Safety Section. Submissions and observations on the scheme as proposed are welcome.

Scheme Details:

The main works to be carried out as part of the proposed cycle scheme include the following:

  • Introduction of a cycle lane in both directions within the existing carriageway. 
  • Removal of the central hatching road markings along Monkstown Road.
  • Installation of speed alert signs along the route.

In addition to the introduction of a cycle route, the scheme aims to reduce traffic speeds along Monkstown Road in the interest of the safety of all road users.

Why We Are Consulting

The Council are seeking views from the public to help inform the scheme design. This scheme will be placed on public display in the offices of Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council from 28 June 2018 to 26 July 2018 and will also be available for viewing on the Council’s website-

Submissions and observations can also be made in writing to –

Senior Engineer,

Traffic & Road Safety Section,

Municipal Services Department,

Dún Laoghaire–Rathdown County Council,

County Hall,

Marine Road,

Dún Laoghaire,

County Dublin.

or via e-mail to or by logging onto 

Submissions and observations should be clearly marked ‘Monkstown Road Cycle Route'.

The closing date for receipt of submissions is Thursday 26 July 2018 at 12noon.

Give Us Your Views


  • All Areas


  • Anyone from any background


  • Road Network