Royal Canal Greenway opens from Ashtown to Castleknock (Engineers Journal)
The new Royal Canal Greenway Ashtown to Castleknock has officially been opened. The project is a dedicated cycle and walking route Greenway along the Royal Canal towpath and it is part of the overall Dublin to Galway cycle route. Tánaiste Joan Burton and Minister for Transport, Tourism & Sport Leo Varadkar attended the opening ceremony on 28th of June.
Atkins completed the Feasibility Study for the entire route within the Fingal County Council area (Ashtown to Leixlip), followed by detailed design and construction supervision of Phase 1 of the scheme (Ashtown to Castleknock).