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Road Safety

Notice of Motion – Meath Stayin’ Alive at 1.5 initiative

Meath County Council Adopts Stayin’ Alive at 1.5

Meath County Council Ordinary Meeting 3rd October 2016.

9 Notice of Motion
9.1 Submitted by Councillor Trevor Golden

“Meath County Council to adopt Safe Cycling Ireland’s Stayin’ Alive at 1.5 initiative.
Supporting details can be found at http://www.safecyclingireland.org/stayin-alive-at-1-
5/

Supporting Information subject to the motion being proposed, seconded and
considered.
This matter was referred to Meath Sports Partnership and the Staying Alive 1.5
information is now available for viewing on the Meath Sports Partnership website.
www.meathsports.ie

Notice of Question – Contractors to grit public roads?

Meath County Council Ordinary Meeting 3rd October 2016.

8 Notice of Question
8.2 Submitted by Councillor Trevor Golden

“Are any systems/polices in place to allow the use of contractors to grit public roads?”

Response
There is a Winter Gritting Review Sub Group (a Sub Group of the Transportation
Strategic Policy Committee) meeting on Thursday 29th September and an SPC meeting
on the 13th October to review and discuss the 2016/2017 Winter Maintenance
programme. Systems/polices regarding the use of contractors to salt public roads shall
form part of these discussions.