Irish Cycle Facility of the Week

April 6, 2015


There seems to be a motorists blocking cycle lane problem here. Trust us, this isn’t a one-off, it’s the norm at rush hour and at many other hours.

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The red highlighting surface no longer matching the cycle lane markings does not help, but we’re not sure fixing that would solve the main issue.

Image: Stephen Coyne / Street View
Location: Eden Quay, Dublin City
Local body/authority: Dublin City Council
Street View: As shown

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  1. This junction is incredibly badly laid out – most north- and southbound traffic uses the bike lane as a queue for the two tiny left turn filters that only exist for a couple of car lengths before the junction. It’s best approached during rush-hour gridlock when vehicles are stationary.

  2. The bus stops should be moved to Abbey street or Marlborough street. Thati’ll free up a lane for traffic turning left , have the cycle lane(segregated) in the middle and straight on traffic to the right of it.


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