A significant amount of track work has been installed on O’Connell Street Lower to date with the remaining track sections due to be completed before the end of the year. Track sections to be completed in this area are as follows:
> Track link from O’Connell Street to Abbey Street
> Track across junction with Henry Street
Footway upgrade works on O’Connell Street Lower will also commence during this period. The majority of work sites will be located on the median and the west side of the street. Pedestrian access to businesses and premises will be accommodated during these works.
A series of carriageway works on O’Connell Street Lower to upgrade road drainage network, lay ducting and strengthen road pavement will also be carried out.
The O’Connell GPO tram stop platform is currently under construction and is planned for completion in this time period.
For Arnott’s Car Park:
Approaching from the East
Use the inner orbital to access Burgh Quay. Then turn right onto O’Connell Bridge and continue onto O’Connell Street and then left onto Prince’s Street.
Approaching from the West
Use the inner orbital to access Inns Quay / Ormond Quay and continue towards Bachelor’s Walk. Turn left onto O’Connell Street and then left onto Prince’s Street.
For Gresham, Clery’s, Abbey Street car parks use the inner orbital to access Gardiner Street:
Approaching from the South
Clery’s & Gresham car parks – Turn left from Gardiner Street onto Sean McDermott Street
Abbey Street car park – Turn left from Gardiner Street via Marlborough Street
Approaching from the North
Clery’s & Gresham car parks – Turn right onto Parnell Street, left onto Cumberland Street North and right onto Sean McDermott Street
Abbey Street car park – From Sean McDermott Street turn left onto Marlborough Street and left again on to Abbey Street for Abbey Street car park
There are three significant work sites in the locality that are scheduled to be in place until the end of July that will impact on traffic in the area. The three sites are as follows:
1. O’Connell Street / Middle Abbey Street junction
2. Marlborough Street / Lower Abbey Street junction
3. Marlborough Street / Talbot Street junction