Posted by Cllr Ken Glynn on 13/02/2017
2.19 Cllr. Ken Glynn: To ask Mullingar Municipal District to outline when it will carry out significant repair works on the slipway at Whitebridge Bay at Lough Ennell, as previously requested by me.
Reply: These works have now been completed.
2.20 Cllr. Ken Glynn: To ask Mullingar Municipal District to re-examine the entrance serving both Ardilaun Green and Ardilaun Heights with a view to improving safety at this location.
Reply: The sightlines for traffic exiting from the estate onto the Regional Road have been assessed and were found to comply with the required standards for a priority junction in an urban area. There is a designated right turn lane for traffic turning into the estate from the Regional Road. There are advance warning signs on the Regional Road which are in compliance with the 2010 Traffic Signs Manual, as amended.
2.21 Cllr. Ken Glynn: To ask Mullingar Municipal District to eliminate flooding at Railway Bridge, Clonmore which gathers on the footpath.
Reply: This section of footpath can be considered for funding in the context of the 2017 Footpath Estimates.
4.10 Cllr. Ken Glynn: To call on Mullingar Municipal District to again review the traffic lights at the Green Bridge, given the chaos that occurs there on a daily basis.
Reply: The traffic flows and traffic light timings throughout Mullingar are constantly evaluated to improve capacity. Currently, under the Urban Regeneration Scheme, consulting engineers are specifically looking at certain roads, including the Green Bridge.
4.11 Cllr. Ken Glynn: To call on Mullingar Municipal District to bring forward and implement a programme of works for the general Ennell Court area, which would see roads and footpaths that are in a poor condition for a considerable period of time upgraded as a priority.
Reply: Housing has ear-marked further development within the Ennell Court area. Infrastructural improvements associated with same will enhance the area.