Cork County Council is pleased to announce that we submitted an application to seek approval from An Bord Pleanála for the proposed Douglas Flood Relief Scheme (including Togher Culvert).
The proposed scheme consists of flood relief works along and/or adjacent to and/or in the vicinity of the following watercourses:
The proposed works consists of flood defence walls and embankments, new culverts, replacement, widening and extension of existing culverts, channel widening, deepening, realignment and regrading, channel maintenance, bank stabilisation, removal of existing trash screens and construction of new trash screens, bridge removal, bridge replacement, road regrading, underground pumping stations, service diversions, relocation of two no. ESB substations/kiosks, tree felling, tree planting and landscaping, and all associated and ancillary works.
The documents are available for viewing from the 18th May 2017 at County Hall, Douglas Library, the offices of An Bord Pleanála and will also be available for download on this page from the 18th May 2017
Submissions or observations may be made only to An Bord Pleanála (‘the Board’) 64 Marlborough Street, Dublin 1 relating to-
Any submissions/observations must be received by the Board not later than 5.30 p.m. on the 29th June 2017.
Cork County Council is the lead authority for the scheme for the purposes of Section 85 of the Local Government Act, 2001.
Cork County Council on behalf of the Office of Public Works