Trim Municipal District Ordinary Meeting
2 :00p.m., 21st September, 2018, Trim Civic Offices
6 Notice of Motion
6.1 Submitted by Councillor Trevor Golden
Requesting Meath County Council to carry out an in-dept traffic analysis of heavy goods vehicles traveling through Longwood. The data should include the following in addition to any other criteria deemed necessary by the Transport Department:
- The number of Heavy Goods Vehicles Passing through the village on average per day (Mon-Fri)
- The Source and Destination of the vehicles.
- Average Speed of vehicles on the Enfield / Trim road – Propose the relocation of radar sign to measure.
Supporting information subject to the motion being proposed, seconded and considered: Meath County Council will undertake an in-depth analysis of the average number of HGVs travelling through Longwood village along this route (Mon – Fri) and also the average speed of vehicles on the Enfield/Trim Road. The Council has carried out a preliminary study on traffic at this location and intends to submit an application for funding to the Department of Transport, Tourism & Sport, under the Safety Improvement Scheme 2019 for minor improvements works.
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