South Dublin County Council

Official Opening of Willsbrook Cycle Track & Launch of Bike Week 2017 - 10th to 18th June 2017

15th June 2017

Willsbrook Road Phase 3B Cycle Scheme is part of the overall Willsbrook Road Cycle Improvement Scheme which runs from the Fonthill Road to Griffeen Road – a total length of 2.5km, and also includes Phases 1, 2, 3 and 3A.

Phase 1 was completed successfully in December 2015, it involved works that led to the alteration of the Griffeen Way / Griffeen Rd Roundabout and Castle Road / Willsbrook Rd Roundabout to make them pedestrian and cyclist friendly.

Phase 2 involved the alteration of the roundabout at Elmbrook Avenue / Willsbrook Road Junction; installation of zebra crossings on all four arms of the roundabout; junction treatments for all junctions on Willsbrook Road between Castle Road and Elmbrook Avenue; new shared footpath / cycle track on the northern side of Willsbrook Road between Castle Road and Elmbrook Avenue; new shared footpath / cycle track on the east side of Elmbrook Avenue between Willsbrook Road and Esker Lane; junction treatment of the Esker Lane / Elmbrook Avenue Junction; and other various road markings.

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