Lyster Square Improvement Scheme – Phase 1

Laois County Council advises that, on Monday 11th July 2022, works will commence on the Lyster Square Improvement Scheme – Phase 1.

This phase of the Scheme involves the rehabilitation and enhancement of the public realm from the existing bus stop on JFL Avenue through to the AIB Bank. The enhancement works will comprise of refurbishment and enhancement of the existing footpaths, improved pedestrian crossing points, full pedestrian connectivity from the bus stop to Lyster Square, new and enhanced planting and the provision of new street furniture throughout.

John Conlon Construction Ltd. are the contractors and the works will take approximately 9 weeks to complete. The works will be undertaken in phases and carried out between the hours of 8:00am – 6.00pm.

Various localised temporary traffic management arrangements will be in place for the duration of the work.

Access to Businesses and residences will be maintained throughout.

Pedestrians will not be subject to diversions.