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Public Consultation - West Clare Railway Greenway Section 1: Kilrush to Kilkee

15 March 2024

Clare County Council is currently progressing the Options Assessment for Section 1 of the West Clare Railway Greenway project between Kilrush and Kilkee. 

Public Consultation No.3 is now being held to provide an update on the Options Assessment Process and to present the Stage 3 Emerging Preferred Route Corridor.

We invite submissions from the public and interested stakeholders regarding the Stage 3 Emerging Preferred Route Corridor and the option selection process to date. This information will be used by the design team to identify the Preferred Route Corridor with a view to minimising, where possible, the impacts of the project on the surrounding environment and communities.

Public Consultation No. 3

will take place:

from Friday the 15th of March 2024

to Friday the 12th of April 2024


The consultation will contain the following information:

  • Brochure
  • Comment Form and
  • Drawings (Stage 3 Emerging Preferred Route Corridor).


These documents will be on display at the following locations from the from Friday the 15th of March 2024 to Friday the 12th of April 2024 for 4 weeks:

  • Sweeney Memorial Library Kilkee, O’Connell Street, Kilkee, Co. Clare
  • Kilrush Public Library, O’Gorman Street, Kilrush, Co. Clare.

In person Information sessions will be held from 3.30pm to 8.00pm on:

  • Wednesday 20th March at Sweeney Memorial Library, O’Connell Street, Kilkee
  • Thursday 21st March at Kilrush Public Library, O’Gorman Street, Kilrush.

Clare County Council welcomes your submissions, which can be made by return to the above locations or via post or email to Private Individual Landowner Consultations can be facilitated on the above dates by request.

For more information on the consultation please visit the website(s) above.

Page last reviewed: 15/03/24

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