Dublin City Council has announced that work will begin in August on a new cycleway linking Thomas Street to Kilmainham and passing via Marrowbone Lane, St James’s Avenue and Rialto. The cycleway is being rolled out as a rapid-install interim scheme, while longer term improvements are being designed.
The Interim Scheme from Thomas Street to Suir Road (connecting with an exisiting protected cycleway on SCR) will deliver 1.8km of new walking and cycle facilities including:
The interim scheme was subject to a consultation in later 2022 and further design changes were made. The first section of the route to be completed will be include Forbes Lane, Marrowbone Lane and St James’s Walk with work expected to begin in the next fortnight.
More details on the scheme including drawings and the consultation report here.