The route corridors shown on this map are for general location purposes only. They are approximate and do not represent the actual design.
The N60 Pollavaddy to Balla Active Travel facility proposes a standalone cycleway / walkway along or close to the N60 between the proposed N60 Heathlawn Active Travel facility (Pollavaddy Junction) and Balla Town. The cross-section will comprise a hard surface approximately 2.5m wide.
Current Project Phase
The project is currently at Phase 2 (Options Selection) of the TII Project Management Guidelines. The Constraints to the project have been identified and route options are currently being considered.
Assessment & Appropriate Assessment Screening Determination
An Appropriate Assessment (AA) Screening Report was carried out on the N60 Heathlawn to Balla Active Travel Scheme in relation to proposed Ground Investigation works in the road verge. The AA Screening Report concluded that the proposed ground investigation works are not likley to have significant effect on any European Site. A copy of the Screening Assessment Determinations can be viewed by clicking the following link
Route Option Public Consulation
A public information event was held on 27th March 2023 in Balla Community Centre. Interested parties were invited to provide feedback on the proposed Route Options. The consultation is open until the 14th April 2023. For further information and to make a submission please click on the following link N60 Polavaddy to Balla Active Travel Public Consultation