Glashaboy River (Glanmire/Sallybrook) Flood Relief Scheme

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Project Programme

The project will comprise five stages, as set out below:

Stage I Development of a number of flood defence options and the identification of a preferred Scheme. Completed Spring 2016
Stage II Public Exhibition of Scheme Completed Winter 2016
Stage III Detailed Design, Confirmation and Tender Complete by Summer 2018
Stages IV and V Construction and Handover of the Works Commence Autumn 2018

NOTE: The delay to the project programme is due to a recent change in legislation surrounding environmental impacts which have necessitated additional elements to be included in the environmental assessment of the scheme. Further information can be found under the NEWS section of the website.

The Key Public Consultation Dates were as follows:

Public Consultation Day No. 1: Constraints Stage 26th February 2014
Public Consultation Day No. 2 Emerging Preferred Option 20th February 2015
Public Consultation Day No. 3 Statutory Exhibition of Scheme November-December 2016

The main elements of each stage are described below:

Stage I - Scheme Development


Stage II - Public Exhibition


Stage III - Detailed Design, Confirmation and Tender


Stages IV and V - Construction and Handover of the Works

Study Area

The study area consists of:

The Glashaboy River and Estuary, and its tributaries including the Butlerstown River.


Latest news

Japanese Knotweed Spraying more

Tree Felling more

Progress Bulletin more

Foul Flooding at Meadowbrook more

Key Changes in Environmental Impact Statements more

Bridge Clearance Works more

Japanese Knotweed Treatment more

Glashaboy River(Glanmire/Sallybrook)Drainage Scheme more

Site Investigation Works more

Topographic & CCTV Survey more

Interim Works - Marwood Bridges more

Japanese Knotweed Treatment more

Interim Works at Riverstown Bridge and Glanmire Bridge more

Interim Works at Copper Valley Estate more

Interim Works at Riverstown Bridge more

Topographic and Drainage Survey - Glashaboy Flood Relief Scheme more

Glashaboy Flood Relief Scheme Public Information Day No. 2

Glashaboy FRS Constraints Study

Property Threshold Surveys

Glashaboy Flood Relief Scheme Public Information Day No. 1