080309 Julianstown Ra Familiy Day

1,196 views

Published on

Published in: Technology, Real Estate
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

080309 Julianstown Ra Familiy Day

  1. 1. Julianstown and District Residents Association Family Day 2008
  2. 2. Agenda <ul><li>Quiz </li></ul><ul><li>Activities </li></ul><ul><li>Q+A </li></ul>
  3. 3. The Purpose of Today Permission Network Commitment Information (2-way) Julianstown A Great Place to Live
  4. 4. Vision Past Present Future Established 1890’s by Anglo Irish aristocracy Estate Village Mixed use Residential, Admin, Industrial, Education Local Authority Responsibility Commuter Village Large housing increase Employment and services decrease Major pressures from traffic/development Community Lead Sense of Place Sustainable Community Focussed Development
  5. 5. Traffic <ul><li>22,000 Vehicles per day </li></ul><ul><li>7.3 Million vehicles per year </li></ul><ul><li>2/3 volume of M1 </li></ul><ul><li>Exceeds M1 in morning rush hour </li></ul><ul><li>M1 not effective bypass </li></ul><ul><li>No concrete plans to address traffic despite forecast 60,000 increase in population in next 10 years </li></ul><ul><li>Meath County Council in Denial </li></ul><ul><li>Requires sustained public pressure </li></ul>
  6. 6. Julianstown POP 600 25,000 25,000 Drogheda 25,000 8,000 Meath Coast 36,000 9,000 South Drogheda 20,000 1,000 Northern Environs 106,000 43,000 Area Total Major Development areas Julianstown Area 2006 Population Projected Population
  7. 7. Noise Map
  8. 8. Noise Map <ul><li>Noise in Julianstown is off scale </li></ul><ul><li>Levels injurious to health </li></ul><ul><li>Council legally obliged to </li></ul><ul><ul><li>engage in public consultation; </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>draw up action plan; </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>before end of July 2008 </li></ul></ul>
  9. 9. Pride of Place community working together Heritage Wild life and natural amenities The Built environment Landscaping Litter management People
  10. 10. Village Design Statement <ul><li>Methodology based on experience of deteriorating village design in England & Wales </li></ul><ul><li>Involvement of Local Community in Design & ‘Change Management’ </li></ul>
  11. 11. Big Issues <ul><li>Post Office </li></ul><ul><li>School Lollipop man </li></ul><ul><li>Old Mill </li></ul>
  12. 12. Activities Pride of Place Village Design Bypass Lobby <ul><li>Excellent core committee </li></ul><ul><li>Good multilevel contacts with Council </li></ul><ul><li>Reasonable Relationships with politicians </li></ul><ul><li>Building relationship with funders </li></ul><ul><li>Improve communications </li></ul><ul><li>Develop network with local groups </li></ul><ul><li>Expand capacity </li></ul><ul><li>Expand skills/participation </li></ul><ul><li>More engagement in planning process </li></ul>Tidy Towns Twinning ? Today Future
  13. 13. Skills Needed PR Social Fundraising Lobbying Web/IT Construction Landscape/ Design Architect/ Engineer
  14. 14. Thanks <ul><li>City North Hotel </li></ul><ul><li>Murphy Environmental </li></ul><ul><li>Local Press/Radio </li></ul><ul><li>Prizes </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Black’s Garden Centre </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Applegreen </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Pat’s-Centra </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Supervalu-Balbriggan </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Tom Kelly’s Pharmacy </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Mary Behan </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Ann Woods </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Meath County Council </li></ul>
  15. 15. http://www.julianstown.com [email_address] 087 1316023

×